Job Description

Hotel Encanto is searching for a self motivated, experienced individual to fill the position of Executive Housekeeper.  The primary responsibility of the Executive Housekeeper is to manage the housekeeping staff and their activities in order to maintain the hotel in a clean, sanitary and orderly condition for the safety and security of staff and guests. Must have 1-2 years experience as a Housekeeping Supervisor/Manager.  Essential functions consist of but are not limited to: Determine the labor needs for the department and adjust staffing levels as needed. Prepare assignment sheets for the Room Attendants and determine duties for the remaining staff. Maintain and help keep clean and restock all housekeeping storage rooms.Check the unoccupied rooms to ensure they are ready to rent. Report all discrepancies to the GM or Dir. of Operations. Record lost and found articles and secure them in the proper area. Manage the daily activity of all the housekeeping staff. Coordinate efforts with the front Desk, Maintenance staff and the General Manager for things that may require attention. Establish and maintain a regularly scheduled cleaning program, i.e. floor care, deep cleaning. Select and provide proper equipment and supplies for efficient and economical operation for the department. Establish and maintain standards of quality control. Conduct Monthly linen inventories, supply inventories etc. Review daily, weekly and monthly reports. (i.e. labor, revenue, sales, occupancy, arrivals, VIPs). Conduct public area inspections as well as room inspections to evaluate the p[physical condition of the hotel and recommend any repairs, painting and furnishing upgrades necessary.  Supervise all staff including hiring, training, evaluating, scheduling, counseling and disciplining in accordance to the company policies.  Attend weekly staff meetings and conduct departmental staff meetings to communicate, update and listen to staff concerns or comments. Must be able to work well in stressful, high pressure situations. Must display exemplary performance for the housekeeping staff to follow. Must be effect in handling problems in the workplace, including anticipating, preventing, identifying, and solving problems as necessary. Must have the ability to work various hours and shift per week, with an average of 40+ hours per week. Must be able to work with and understand financial information and data, and basic arithmetic functions.  Must possess good record keeping habits and time management skills. Must be bilingual. Our company has a total of 13 properties within the State of New Mexico which offers you the opportunity to grow/advance with us. We invite you to submit your Resume, or you can go on line at  We look forward to the possibility of you becoming a member of our growing company.