Executive Housekeeper

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NIST Child Protection SafeguardingIn line with international standards, NIST maintains strong child protection policies and procedures. All applicants are screened to ensure that they meet the legal and ethical requirements for employment in Thailand, and our school strives to provide a safe, secure environment for all students.

 

Role and Responsibility

Oversee and supervise all housekeeping staff according to established policies and procedures

  • Ensure that a high standard of cleanliness, orderliness and presentability is reflected around the school
  • Train all housekeeping staff to meet performance standards
  • Delegate tasks to housekeeping and property staff as required
  • Assign tasks in writing as delegated by the General Affairs & Community Relations Manager, including careful handling of furniture, economic use of supplies, monthly inventory taking and record keeping on the issuing items
  • Inspect work in progress to ensure that proper methods are being employed and staff are using the proper personal protective equipment
  • Assist department staff in daily work as required, including issuance of supplies and equipment
  • Directly oversee work and disciplinary action of housekeeping staff
  • Conduct regular spot checking through personal inspection of procedures and work completed by supervisory staff
  • Plan duty rosters, overtime requirements, advance leave requests and duties in line with operational requirements
  • Complete all required daily and monthly reports, and check all issued keys in the property office at the end of each day
  • Maintain a daily log book on occurrences in the absence of property staff
  • Report daily inspection findings to the General Affairs & Community Relations Manager
  • Report any unusual occurrences concerning community members and guests to the General Affairs & Community Relations Manager
  • Handle inquiries and complaints from community members and guests, and report follow-up actions to the General Affairs & Community Relations Manager
  • Assess existing procedures, personnel and equipment, and make recommendations for any changes to the General Affairs & Community Relations Manager
  • Complete any additional assignments as designated by the General Affairs & Community Relations Manager and other NIST leaders
  • Coordinate facility, equipment and supply management to maintain optimal and efficient operations, particularly during scheduled events
  • Ensure the safety and comfort of guests, students and employees
  • Monitor and order required equipment and supplies, including through reporting unsatisfactory items or particular purchase needs
  • Maintain and update cleaning supplies and equipment inventories within the department
  • Coordinate with contractors for pest control, cleaning, etc. as assigned
  • Inspect school grounds and rooms regularly to identify repair needs or trouble spots, and to ensure that housekeeping staff have carried out their duties
  • Check classrooms to ensure that they are properly cleaned and ready for the next school day
  • Coordinate with leadership in the planning of special events and functions
  • Check and prepare supplies for events and other functions as required
  • Assist in setup of events and functions, as well as post-event clean-up

 

Qualifications

  • Thai nationality
  • Age 35 years and up
  • Vocational diploma or higher
  • 5 years and up in the hospitality or property management field
  • Ability to communicate in English
  • Maturity and leadership skills
  • People-oriented professional with integrity, empathy and a positive attitude
  • Strong organizational skills and flexibility
  • Ability to coordinate staff tasks and perform well under pressure
  • Basic computer proficiency

 

How to Apply

Interested applicants are invited to apply by sending a letter of application, a full resume indicating qualifications and experience, and a recent photograph to the recruitment team at employment@nist.ac.th

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to employment@nist.ac.th

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