Housekeeping Trainee

What are you going to do?
As Housekeeping Trainee you will be mainly working on the organization, product development and the administration of the department, in close collaboration with the Executive Housekeeper. In this position you work closely with the daily operation of all departments but you will also get the chance to work on your own trainee projects.

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Independently carry out projects and assignments in coöperation with the Executive Housekeeper;
  • Daily administration of working hours of the department;
  • Checking 5 to 10 rooms per day for quality and coaching of room attendants;
  • Creating an overview of training topics for the room attendants;
  • Cross-training with other departments within the hotel is possible;
  • Take over some of the administrative tasks in absence of the Executive Housekeeper.

Working days & working hours
Working days are from Monday to Friday from 09:00-17:00 hours. It is possible to work 1 day a week on your school assignments or thesis.

Who are you?

  • You are a student at one of the (hotel)schools in The Netherlands
  • You are able to work independently
  • Your internship will last at least 3 months
  • You are enthusiastic, representative and guest oriented
  • You have a passion for the hotel business and you would like to learn more about is
  • Excellent knowledge of both Dutch and English.

The Housekeeping department is responsible for the cleanliness of all guestrooms, public areas and personnel areas in the hotel. Besides this the linen room takes care of all uniforms for our personnel and the linen for the rooms and restaurants. In the night, our guests experience a Turndown Service, this is the moment that the room is prepared for the night. Since the cleaning is outsourced to an external company, you will mainly be working on the organization, product development and the administration of the department.

What do we offer?
Contract: trainee contract, minimum of 5 months as per January 2020
Salary: we offer a decent trainee fee of 500 euros per month based on fulltime
Holidays: for an internship agreement with a minimum of 6 months, you will get 1 day off per month
CAO: The Uniform Conditions for the Hotel and Catering Industry
Training: various possibilities
Discount: in our restaurants and overnight stays at Hotel Okura Amsterdam

Are you interested in this position?
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About Okura

Since our opening in 1971 we have only one goal: creating an unforgettable stay for our guests. We do our utmost best to deliver the best quality and to fulfill every wish of our guests. Together we work hard to amaze our guests!

Contact information

Hotel Okura - Amsterdam
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333
1072 LH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

020 678 79 89