Housekeeping Supervisor

  • Megan Forg Consulting
  • Kuils River, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Jan 10, 2017
Permanent Hospitality

Job Description

Housekeeping Supervisor

Location: Kuilsriver, Northern Suburbs

Salary: R8k per month – negotiable


Purpose of the Role:

To ensure standards of cleanliness, hygiene and tidiness are maintained throughout the hotel and to manage the housekeeping and laundry department efficiently to maintain standards and control costs.



Experience as a Housekeeping Supervisor

Driver’s Licence required as you’d need to drive housekeeping staff to different cottages on estate

Ideally own transport



Supervising 8 staff members

To ensure standards of cleanliness, hygiene and tidiness in all Bedrooms /function rooms/public areas are maintained

Supervising the daily cleaning of assigned rooms, bathrooms, corridor areas and public areas to the highest standards.

This includes changing bed linen, replacing towels, cleaning bathrooms thoroughly, vacuuming,

mopping and dusting daily. Subject to levels of business the housekeeper will be expected to also service rooms.

Ensuring the upkeep of vacant rooms.

Replenishing brochures and paper goods throughout the bedrooms/hotel.

Maintaining an orderly storeroom and trollies.

Ensuring guest laundry is collected, charged and returned to the guest in a speedy and accurate fashion.

Ensuring guest property left behind is logged and stored in a secure location for lost property.

Resolving any guest problems or complaints when possible and ensuring management are kept informed.

To set and maintain standards of service commensurate with the standing of the hotel:

Managing a stock control and ordering system to ensure availability of stock and cost control to maintain costs to a minimum.

Job Level


Salary Range

R5 000 - R10 000 per month