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Housekeeping Supervisor

HI Squamish, Adventure Inn

Squamish, British Columbia

At the Squamish Adventure Inn we aspire to be the top West Coast destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Centrally located on the waterfront and nestled between the Coastal mountains, we have some of the best climbing, kiting, biking, kayaking, skiing, hiking and mountaineering around. No other North American destination offers this caliber of outdoor adventure in one location!

This position is permanent part time (24 - 30 hours per week) and starting date would be negotiable, late 2019 - early 2020. If seeking permanent residency, we could guarantee full time for the right applicant.  

Duties

  • Daily cleaning of guest rooms and common areas 
  • In charge of housekeeping and upkeep of the hostel’s standard of cleanliness
  • Training and supervising housekeeping staff
  • Managing inventory and linens
  • Ordering of housekeeping supplies
  • Coverage of all housekeeping shifts as needed
  • Annual cleaning projects including deep cleans of the rooms
  • Being on call from 6:30am to start of shift (Usually around 8:45am) on working days
  • Interacting with guests and providing excellent customer service
  • Contributing to the overall growth of the hostel
  • Reception coverage 

Requirements

  • Housekeeping experience
  • Supervisory experience is an asset
  • Prior customer service experience, preferably in the tourism industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A team player, friendly, and personable attitude
  • Looking for a long term career and not just a job

Compensation and Work Schedule

Starting salary is $16 - $17.25 depending on experience after 1 month trial period. 

We believe in having time off to enjoy the beautiful surroundings! We also try to keep a consistent work schedule but at times the realities of running a hostel may require additional hours or days with short notice.  

There will also be an on-call component of the job for the mornings before your shift starts.  Compensation is provided when called or if you have to come in.

 

Benefits:

  • Working with a supportive team to develop a new business (we started in 2015!) with advancement opportunities.
  • Free overnight stays at Canadian HI Hostels
  • FAM tours with local businesses and tour operators
  • This position is suitable for those looking for Permanent Residency


Interested?

If you think you're just the person we're looking for, then please send us your resume and cover letter today! (Please note this site uses pop-up windows)