Laundry Supervisor

Location
United Arab Emirates-Fujairah-Fairmont Fujairah Beach and Resort
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Dec 2016
Closes
14 Jan 2017
Ref
FMA00158
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Management
Laundry Supervisor

Memorable experiences for our Guests and Colleagues is the essence of being a Leader with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. As the Laundry Supervisor, you will be responsible for assist the smooth and efficient handling of the Laundry department in Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort

Hotel Overview:

Located on the east coast of the United Arab Emirates with sweeping views of the Gulf known for its natural beauty set against the backdrop of the historic Hajar Mountains. The hotel consists of 180 rooms and residences, along with a marina and beach club.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Housekeeping Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
  • Assists with inventories for uniforms and hotel linen
  • To prepare month end figures on linen quantities used per month for Rooms / Food & Beverage
  • To prepare month end write off figures of Linen from Rooms and Food & Beverage for the Executive Housekeeper
  • Handle Guest complaints and inform Assistant Executive Housekeeper of any damage to Guest property as soon as it occurs
  • Checking and auditing all Uniform room processes on regular basis
  • Maintain and updating of inventories
  • Maintain daily day to day laundry processes
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications:
  • Proficient in English (verbal & written) essential
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Minimum 1 year experience in a supervisory capacity in a hotel Housekeeping environment
  • Previous experience is an asset
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):
  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps
Visa Requirements:

Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in the United Arab Emirates. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation.

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