Assistant Executive Housekeeper

negotiable Expires in 6 months

JOB DETAIL

The Gig:

We’re on an exciting journey to create one of the most irresistible travel brands in the world and are building an epic team to help make our ambition a reality. We are on the hunt for a super talented ‘someone’ who loves providing a unique cabin experience for our sailors and our crew. We are looking for an Assistant Executive Housekeeper.

We have high standards and we assume you to do! This ‘someone’ will oversea the day to day operations of our Housekeeping crew! They will make sure that our clever cabins are always spotless and that our crew has all the necessary supplies to succeed. You know that recovering in a blissful and gorgeous cabin is the perfect way to end a day at sea. Sound interesting to you?! … Keep reading!

In other words, this ‘someone’ needs to know how to Make Ship Happen. Your excellent attention to detail and self-starter mentality means you can think quick on your feet and keep calm when ship gets real. Ultimately, we won’t be able to remember how we got by without you.

What You’ll be Up to:

  • Supervises and monitors the execution of the work schedule as set by the Executive Housekeeper
  • Assist the Executive Housekeeper to oversee the daily operations and duties
  • Assist the Executive Housekeeper in conducting inspections of passenger and crew areas ensuring high standards are maintained
  • Responsible for ensuring Guests complaints and requests are acted on in a prompt and efficient matter
  • Responsible for the organization and supervision for handling and delivery of guest luggage
  • Ensures proper tracking of uniforms issued to crewmembers
  • Maintains detailed and correct administration and inventory of items delivered through outside vendors
  • Assist Executive Housekeeper in ensuring all administrative and back of house functions are completed on time and accurately
  • Assist in managing, training, and coaching the Housekeeping / Laundry crew to required companies standard
  • Monitors machinery within the Housekeeping and Laundry departments and report any malfunctioning equipment

Super Powers Required:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Housekeeper onboard a Cruise Ship or 4 / 5* hotel/resort
  • Excellent organizational skills and able to juggle several operations in one go
  • Demonstrated experience in motivating, leading, and engaging a diverse workforce to increase synergy and increase productivity
  • Passion for people!
  • All certificates required by the STCW code for this position
  • Strong written & verbal skills

What Matters to Us

At Virgin, your personality matters as much as how good you are at what you do. We want you to bring it to our hang out spot and help make the place even better. So, we won’t be surprised to hear that when people talk about you they say you are clever, on top of it, able to think ahead, intuitive, passionate and someone people respect and enjoy working with because you make things happen.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Management may, at its discretion, assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.” The duties and responsibilities in this job description may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.