Hilton Assistant Director of Housekeeping- Washington Hilton in Washington, District Of Columbia

The prestigious Washington Hilton is looking for their next Assistant Director of Housekeeping! An Assistant Director of Housekeeping is responsible for assisting the Director in the direction and administration of all Housekeeping operations to ensure the overall cleanliness and product quality of the hotel in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability.

This position will report into the Director of Housekeeping and oversee a team of 2 Housekeeping Managers and 150 unionized team members.

Located in the heart of Washington, D.C.,Washington Hilton is situated near the capital’s most sought-afterneighborhoods. Guests can enjoy the best entertainment and nightlife D.C. hasto offer at the nearby Adams Morgan and U Street Corridor. Now all we need isyou. We’d love to have you become a part of our growing family and help us fillthe earth with the light and warmth of hospitality

What will I be doing?

As an Assistant Director of Housekeeping, you would be responsible for assisting the Director in the direction and administration of all Housekeeping operations to ensure the overall cleanliness and product quality of the hotel in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Assist the Director in ensuring cleanliness, service and product quality standards of guest rooms, public spaces, restrooms, offices and banquet/meeting/conference rooms in accordance with federal, local and company health, sanitation and safety standards
  • Plan, distribute, delegate and direct daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual work assignments
  • Inspect public areas and guest rooms to ensure compliance with quality assurance standards
  • Assist the Director in the administration of systems use and management, budgeting and forecasting, inventory control, department management, policy and procedure implementation and enforcement and meeting participation and facilitation
  • Monitor and develop team member performance to include, but not limited to, providing supervision and professional development, scheduling, conducting counseling and evaluations and delivering recognition and reward
  • Recruit, interview and train team members
  • Ensure proper usage of chemicals and cleaning supplies by monitoring usage, providing complete training for team members and ensuring proper labeling of hazardous supplies in accordance with federal, state, local and company regulations

What are we looking for?

Requirements:

  • 3 years hotel housekeeping experience required
  • 1 year management experience within hospitality industry required
  • 3 years total supervisory or management experience required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Union team management experience
  • 500 room hotel experience
  • Previous Assistant Director experience
  • Hilton brand experience/proficiency with OnQ

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:

  • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
  • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
  • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
  • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
  • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
  • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:

  • Quality
  • Productivity
  • Dependability
  • Customer Focus
  • Adaptability

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands . Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

Job: Housekeeping and Laundry

Title: Assistant Director of Housekeeping- Washington Hilton

Location: null

Requisition ID: HOT04J1L

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