Housekeeping Supervisor

  • The Wickaninnish Inn
  • Supervisory
    • Full Time | 
    • Permanent
  • 500 Osprey Lane
  • 1 position available
  • Accessible Employer: Yes
  • Open to International applicants with valid Canadian Work permits: Yes
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Posted on February 9, 2024

Job Description

​​Join our Housekeeping Team as a Housekeeping Supervisor, where you have the opportunity to learn and grow in a Relais & Chateaux property also recognized as a Forbes, AAA 4-Diamond Resort and T&L World’s Best Hotel.

Do you like to inspire and motivate? Are you looking for an opportunity for personal and professional development in an environment that supports you to be the best version of yourself?

As a Housekeeping Supervisor you are a hands-on leader, running the floors and at times with the Housekeeping Manager. You are responsible for inspiring the team in their daily duties, supporting their development. You can also try your hand at creating new staff appreciation opportunities whether it be an event or a simple gesture such as a “Thank you” cookie.

As a Housekeeping Supervisor you will:

• Performing quality checks on guestrooms and public spaces and providing feedback
• Be the contact person for all guests or staff who may require immediate assistance from the Housekeeping Leadership team, and/or follow up with guest or staff concerns as necessary
• Be responsible for the overall cleanliness and physical condition of the Housekeeping Department work and storage areas.
• Play a role amongst the Leadership team wherein you would develop valuable skills such as scheduling, training, HR, procurement/purchasing; including research, costing and implementation
• Look for opportunities to create magical moments for our guests

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will embody the West Coast culture, while still being committed to the art of hospitality and pursuit of excellence. They will have:

• Passionate about the art of service and have an acute eye for detail
• Energetic and inspiring leader that possesses initiative to put forward positive ideas for daily opportunities
• Previous housekeeping experience is required
• Minimum 1-year management or supervisory experience in the • Hospitality industry and/or related service industry OR 2 years of front-line experience in a high-end luxury facility is highly preferred
• Physically able to meet the demands of the position
• Working knowledge of Maestro, Microsoft Office Suite, and File Maker Pro are assets
• Familiarity with guestroom technology such as Apple products, Bluetooth, Smart Tv’s, etc.
• WHMIS certification or willingness to obtain
• Must enjoy working evenings, weekends and holidays
• An employment duration commitment will be required. Must be authorized to legally work in Canada.
• A mutual understanding of your employment duration will be determined during your interview



Job Application Process

In order to apply for this career opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter by clicking ‘Apply Now’.By submitting an application you are attesting that the information given is accurate and you give consent to The Wickaninnish Inn to verify through means of previous employer contact and collection of information directly or in directly through public social media. As we receive a high volume of e-mails, we are only able to respond directly to you if your Resume and interests align with our currently available positions.

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