Red Cottage
Published
June 6, 2024
Location
Catskill, New York
Category
Job Type
Salary
Annual Wage: $45,000 to $50,000 based on experience and achievement
Insurance
Yes

Description

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

Since 2007, we’ve been the leader in thoughtful, well-designed homestays across the Northeast. From rustic lodges to modernist escapes, we’re the best choice for guests who want to experience breathtaking homes and the very best of what the region has to offer.

What Makes Us Unique: 

Each Red Cottage home in our portfolio is carefully selected to ensure an extraordinary stay where nature and luxury collide seamlessly. Our dedication to service is foundational, reflected in our attention to detail and drive to exceed guest expectations at every turn.

Why Join Our Team? 

Joining Red Cottage means becoming part of a passionate team that values precision, quality, and innovation. You'll play a vital role in offering unforgettable getaways supported by a culture that values your input, celebrates achievements, and fosters growth.

POSITION SUMMARY:

This role has a clear objective: ensure every property transitions flawlessly between guests.

As the Housekeeping Manager here at Red Cottage, you’ll take the reins of our housekeeping operations with a disciplined, hands-on approach to leadership.

With a strong emphasis on property inspections, inventory management, and quality assurance, your day-to-day will oversee everything from scheduling to supply logistics, ensuring our high standards of cleanliness and presentation are met. In this role, success is measured by your ability to manage these tasks efficiently while maintaining the budget and building a team dedicated to excellence.

This is a rewarding opportunity if you’re highly detail-oriented and a capable manager who can meet the demands of short-term rental housekeeping through hard work and diligence.

Apply today if you enjoy leading a team and the opportunity to care for the region's most outstanding properties.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop, implement, and oversee housekeeping policies and procedures, ensuring top-tier cleanliness and organization across all properties.
  • Regularly travel within the region for on-site inspections, maintaining Red Cottage's excellence in property presentation and upkeep.
  • Oversee inventory management of housekeeping supplies and equipment, guaranteeing readiness and quality.
  • Efficiently schedule housekeeping staff to meet operational demands, maintaining optimal staffing levels.
  • Conduct quality assurance checks and provide training and motivation to housekeeping staff, fostering a culture of excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Lead the onboarding process for new properties, including conducting initial inspections and creating tailored checklists and action plans.
  • Collaborate across departments for coordinated operations, manage housekeeping budgets effectively, and identify opportunities for cost savings.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3+ years of experience in a housekeeping supervisor or management role, focusing on scheduling, property inspections, inventory management, and quality assurance preferred.
  • Excellent leadership and management skills, with a proven ability to motivate and develop teams.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Knowledge of housekeeping best practices and cleaning techniques.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:

Annual Wage: $45,000 to $50,000 based on experience and achievement

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance

Schedule: Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, as needed.