Executive Housekeeper

Graduate Iowa City

Location: US - IA - Iowa City

Mar 5, 2018
Job Details
Company Info

Delivering Hospitality, Creating Value, Every Customer, Every Time

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is one of the largest and most successful independent hotel management companies in the industry. The combined experience of our team represents a breadth and depth of expertise that is unmatched, and we believe our people are the cornerstone of our success. We are committed to making Davidson a great place to work and provide the foundation for building successful careers. If you share our passion for delivering hospitality where details matter, apply today to join our team!

Established in 1974, Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a leader in the hospitality industry and a rapidly growing hotel company. We offer full service hospitality management, development, acquisition, accounting, and consulting expertise for the lodging industry. Our portfolio of hotels is focused on 3 and 4 star properties such as Hilton, Embassy Suites, Doubletree, Renaissance, Marriott, Westin, Sheraton, Hyatt Regency, and impressive Independent and Select Service Hotels.

Property Info

Graduate Iowa City is proudly perched on the Ped Mall in downtown Iowa City, a short walk from campus and Kinnick Stadium. The 231-key hotel includes nearly 10,000 square feet of meeting & event space and two on-site restaurants. Part of Graduate Hotels’ collection of boutique hotels, Graduate Iowa City celebrates the town’s unique local culture and history. The hotel portfolio includes Ann Arbor, MI; Athens, GA; Berkeley, CA; Charlottesville, VA; Lincoln, NE; Madison, WI; Minneapolis, MN; Oxford, MS; Richmond, VA; and Tempe, AZ.

Position Info

The Executive Housekeeper isresponsible for overseeing the success of all functions in the Housekeeping and Laundry areas including; supervising the cleanliness and turning of guest rooms, guest request services, schedules, cleanup of all hotel areas including lobbies, public areas, bathrooms, guest floors, and bar/restaurant. Other functions include; selecting, training and developing Team Members, ordering supplies and maintaining inventories, managing department within budget, and leading safety program.

• Degree in Hotel Management or equivalent experience.
• Minimum of 2 years prior housekeeping management experience required, hotel preferred.
• Effective business communication skills.
• Positive guest and associate relations skills.
• Good problem solving and conflict resolution skills.
• The ability to communicate in Spanish is preferred.
• Knowledge of inventories, scheduling, and productivity.
• Proven ability to lead and motivate a team.

EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test, background check, and job assessment required.
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Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the United States will not be considered.
Rooms - Housekeeping