Housekeeper Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Our client a Restaurant in Nairobi is looking for a Housekeeper to join their team.

Job Responsibilities

Being the Housekeeping supervisor, you are directly accountable for;

  • Preparing duty rosters, leave schedules and attendance registers for housekeeping staff;
  • Developing and implementing housekeeping performance standards and other specifications in line with best practice and ensuring compliance to such standards by the housekeeping team;
  • Reporting and following up on maintenance issues;
  • Monitoring supplies and making requisitions;
  • Conducting frequent spot checks to ensure establishments’ housekeeping standards are met;
  • Conducting orientation training and in-service training to explain policies, work procedures and to demonstrate on use and maintenance of equipment;
  • Ensuring effective and efficient running of the laundry.
  • Assessing the competence of housekeeping team and offering coaching support and training;
  • Identifying staff training and development needs and carrying out staff appraisals;
  • Handling disciplinary issues for the housekeeping staff; and
  • Performing any other duties assigned from time to time.

Key Skills and Responsibilities

Appointment to this position will be made from persons who have:

  • Diploma in Housekeeping and Laundry Operations or its equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Five (5) years’ experience in housekeeping.
  • Knowledge of cleaning standards, methods, materials and equipment;
  • Good supervisory, oral and written communication skills;
  • Be able to work on own initiative and be part of a team; and
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite and other relevant applications.

How to Apply

Candidates who meet the requirements above to send CVs to vacancies@peoplefoco.co.ke by 31st August 2020

Clearly Indicate ‘Housekeeper- ’ on the subject of the email.


Hospitality and Food Industry
Updated: August 29, 2020 — 7:43 am