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Assistant Housekeeping Manager

Date:  Sep 3, 2021

Kirkwood, CA, US

Company:  Kirkwood Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Year Round (11-month)

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 

Job Summary

The Assistant Housekeeping Manager will work closely with the Housekeeping Manager to ensure operational function within the department.  This position will delegate and supervise daily workload of the housekeeping staff.  Will also assist in hiring/training of staff, tracking labor and addressing owner/guest issues.


Job Responsibilities

  • Main responsibility is to assist Housekeeping Manager in managing entire daily operation of the housekeeping department.
  • Ensure all equipment is in good working order, provide a safe environment for employees and guests, ensure clean and organized housekeeping areas, clean guest rooms and public areas.
  • Train housekeepers, housepersons, and inspectors on established Brand Standard policies and procedures.
  • Leads day to day using Operation lodging software and creating daily assignments for housekeepers.  
  • Coordinates and executes staff training.
  • Control supply inventory, perform daily pre-shift meetings to ensure employees understand expectations, perform safety training procedures, assist with Lost & Found tracking.
  • Ensures all work is completed on schedule with the desired level of quality. 
  • Personally inspects the housekeepers, housepersons and inspectors work to make sure they work according to Brand Standards. 
  • Performs ongoing coaching/training to improve housekeeping productivity & quality.
  • Cleans and inspects as required.
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

  • Prior housekeeping experience
  • Prior Hospitality/Property Management Experience
  • Prior Supervisory Experience


Kirkwood is for those that embrace the big mountain lifestyle and are as passionate about skiing and riding as they are about creating amazing experiences for our guests. Magical, raw, expansive and remote…Kirkwood is the stuff of legend. We’re famous for legendary snowfall, challenging inbounds terrain, backcountry guided tours and premier avalanche education programs. Those that come here come for an adventure unique to Kirkwood! Join our close-knit team working at one of the most stunning alpine resorts in the country. www.vailresortscareers.com

No transportation? Don't want to make the drive? No problem! We have an employee shuttle that runs EVERYDAY from South Lake Tahoe to Kirkwood, free of cost! We encourage all employees who don't want to make the commute themselves to jump on the shuttle, sit back and relax, on their way to work!  

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 335387

Nearest Major Market: California