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Sage Hospitality Group Housekeeping Supervisor in Boston, Massachusetts

Why us?

At Hotel Commonwealth, in the heart of Fenway, we begin with a simple premise. We take cues from each guest to help define how we can be distinctly ‘of service’ to them – it’s a guest-changing philosophy that doesn’t live in a manual, but rather within the DNA of our brand. Unscripted hospitality plays out daily in all we do. It empowers our employees to provide incomparable, authentic service. And it has earned Hotel Commonwealth the distinction of being Boston’s most beloved hotel on Trip Advisor for three consecutive years.

With the stylish and incredible rooms and suites, and incomparable Fenway Park overlooks, the rooms and public spaces show the hotel’s legendary urban charm. We want you to share your love of the city and its charms and energy. We have a keen eye for detail and pride ourselves on being unrivaled hosts to guests from all reaches. We are a team that looks forward to the experiences we create for guests, and the joy we find in working together.

Job Overview

This position will assist in the supervision of the operations of the housekeeping staff promoting a safe environment and quality service to achieve maximum guest satisfaction, protection of assets and minimal expenses. This position requires computer and administrative responsibilities, as well as regular movement and physical requirements.

This position will require flexible availability to include AM and PM shifts, weekends, and holiday availability.

Responsibilities

  • Supervise the housekeeping staff; providing open communication, training, coaching and counseling and provide performance feedback to ensure maximum efficiency.

  • Supervise and inspect the cleaning of the guest rooms, turndown service, public areas and back of the house; ensure compliance with accident/loss prevention programs, SOPs and health/sanitation standards and regulations to achieve a high level of cleanliness and guest satisfaction.

  • Issue assignments to staff reviewing special requests and areas of concentration to ensure a smooth flow of the housekeeping operation.

  • Issue supplies/goods to staff at beginning of shift in order to control inventory and ensure proper supplies are available while controlling expenses.

  • Respond to guest requests, concerns and problems to ensure guest satisfaction. Log items into the Lost and Found and answer inquiries to maintain controls and ensure guest satisfaction.

  • Implement emergency training and procedures to ensure appropriate protection of the hotel, guest, staff and company assets.

Qualifications

Education/Formal Training

High school education or equivalent experience.

Experience

Experience required by position is from one to two years of employment in a related position with this company or other organization(s).

Knowledge/Skills

  • Requires working knowledge of Housekeeping and the hotel's services, policies and operations. Working knowledge is generally learned on-the-job.

  • Requires supervisory skills.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Lifting up to 50 lbs. of linen, supplies, furniture. Pushing up to 50 lbs., pushing housekeeping cart and vacuum cleaner.

  • Pulling up to 50 lbs., pulling housekeeping cart and vacuum cleaner.

  • Carrying up to 35 lbs. of supplies.

  • Ability to communicate information and hotel services to management and guests.

  • Ability to inspect guest rooms, public areas, and back of house, and review reports.

  • Ability to communicate with guests, on a telephone, and on a two-way radio with associates.

  • Ability to interpret reports.

  • Bending -picking up supplies, cleaning guests rooms, turndown service, trash removal.

  • Occasional kneeling required.

  • Mobility -continuous movement throughout hotel. Continuous standing -90% of shift. Climbing stairs, approximately 100 steps 3% of 8 hours. Ladders -approximately 3 feet, 2% of 8 hour shift.

  • No driving required.

Environment

Prolonged strenuous physical activity in indoor climate-controlled environment. Excessive heat and humidity in laundry. Inside 95% of shift.

Benefits

The Perks:

  • Sage Hotel & Restaurant Discounts across the US

  • Medical, Vision, & Dental Insurance

  • Vibrant Urban Location close to public transportation

  • Complimentary Shift Meal Stipend

  • Perq Program with MBTA

At Sage we create a culture of belonging. Our team members serve with creativity, and passion. Sage associates execute unforgettable experiences and take pride in our communities. We set new standards in hospitality.

ID: 2022-13483

Position Type: Regular Full-Time

Property : Hotel Commonwealth

Outlet: Hotel

Category: Housekeeping & Laundry

Address : 500 Commonwealth Ave

City : Boston

State : Massachusetts

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

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