Job Purpose

The Head Housekeeper ensures that the hotel premises are clean. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plans and performs the daily, weekly, biweekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly cleaning activities of the premises.
  • Provides cleaning/housekeeping/laundry services in the assigned hotel Premises.
  • Ensure cleanliness and hygiene of the restaurants and kitchen premises.
  • Ensure presence during ongoing maintenance works especially done by external contractors.
  • Ensure rational use of the utilities in the hotel.
  • Turn off lights, heating equipment, water etc. when not in use.
  • Report any wastages and ensure rational use of cleaning materials, chemicals and detergents to help protect the environment.
  • Help the mobile staff to segregate the waste at source by separately collecting the recyclable wastes generated in the hotel.
  • Reports all problems on the ground before and during maintenance exercise.
  • Informs hierarchical superior about any issues regarding the premises (material used to carry out duties, other material malfunction, damaged furniture, premises degradation, etc.)
  • Is responsible for the inventory of the house, thus updates the hotel manager for any loss, damage or addition of the hotel items.

 Qualifications and Requirements

  • Minimum KCSE or equivalent.
  • Relevant Certificate in Housekeeping.
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in a similar position.
  • Good written and spoken English.
  • Attention to detail and meticulous use of proper safety procedures.
  • Good interpersonal skills.


Applications to be sent via email to jobs@peoplelink.co.ke  with the subject as “HEAD HOUSEKEEPER

Only shortlisted shall be contacted.