Department: Hotel Management
Job Level: Executive Management
Job Type: Variable
Hours per week: 22.80
Job Reference: req11428
Date Posted: 28 June

Park Plaza Amsterdam Airport needs you as Assistant Housekeeping Manager! Are you driven and enthusiastic about a new opportunity? We would love to tell you more about our job.

About Park Plaza Amsterdam Airport:

Park Plaza Amsterdam Airport is ten minutes from Schiphol Airport and 25 minutes from the city centre. It features 342 guestrooms, conference space for up to 600 delegates, parking, and an airport shuttle service. Additional facilities include a brasserie, bar and lounge, games room, 24hour grab & go shop and a cinema room. 

Job Summary:
The Assistant Housekeeping Manager is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the housekeeping operations at Park Plaza Hotel Amsterdam Airport. This includes managing the external cleaning company, ensuring the highest standards of cleanliness and presentation in 342 guest rooms and public areas, and maintaining strong communication and coordination with other departments. The ideal candidate will have excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and a commitment to providing superior guest service.

Key Responsibilities:

Operational Management:
  • Oversee the daily housekeeping operations, ensuring all areas are cleaned and maintained to the highest standards.
  • Manage the relationship with the external cleaning company, ensuring they meet the hotel's quality and service expectations.
  • Conduct daily inspections of guest rooms, corridors, and all public areas to ensure cleanliness and presentation standards are met.
  • Coordinate with other departments to ensure timely and efficient room turnover and maintenance.

Team Leadership:
  • Provide direction and support to the external cleaning company staff.
  • Develop and implement training programs to maintain high standards of cleanliness and service.
  • Foster a positive and collaborative work environment, encouraging teamwork and professional growth.

Quality Control:
  • Establish and maintain quality control procedures to ensure consistent service delivery.
  • Address and resolve any housekeeping-related guest complaints or issues promptly and effectively.
  • Monitor and review the performance of the external cleaning company, providing feedback and implementing improvements as needed.

Inventory and Supplies Management:
  • Manage the inventory of housekeeping supplies, linen and equipment, ensuring adequate stock levels are maintained.
  • Oversee the purchasing and procurement of cleaning supplies and equipment, ensuring cost-effective and high-quality products.
  • Monitor and control housekeeping expenses, adhering to budget guidelines.

Health and Safety:
  • Ensure compliance with health, safety, and hygiene standards in all housekeeping operations.
  • Implement and monitor safety protocols to protect staff and guests.
  • Stay informed about industry regulations and best practices related to housekeeping and cleaning.

As Assistant Housekeeping Manager you receive:
  • Competitive salary
  • Birthday bonus of €250 (gross, paid in the month of your birthday)
  • Tasty meal during shift 
  • Industry pension plan 
  • 25 days holiday 
  • 1 extra day off for your wellbeing
  • Exciting job opportunities within PPHE Hotel Group across Europe
  • Discounted hotel rates (extends to the Radisson Hotel Group worldwide and family & friends)
  • 50% F&B discount at our restaurants and bars (for your whole party)
  • Travel compensation (max €200 net pm based on full-time employment) 
  • Recommend a friend scheme (earn up to €750 for each friend who joins us)
  • 8% holiday allowance (paid yearly in May)
  • Flexible working policy (if applicable)
  • Annual company parties and outings
  • Exclusive discounts in the employee benefit store (
  • Discount on the collective health insurance from VGZ.
  • Departmental incentive schemes
  • Great (online) Learning & Development opportunities to grow your career
  • Advances onboarding programme
  • Access to the hotel gym during low peak hours
and more

We are a highly diverse organization. For us, it is a source of strength. It keeps us creative. That is why we are working to create an environment where everyone feels included, no matter what their background or orientation.

Apply now and join the best place to work in hospitality “The Caterer 2021”

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