newspaper Categories :  Summer Work

location Location : France, France

start date Start Date : Summer Season, May-September

salary The Salary : Upon Application

We realise that our resort staff have been instrumental in the continued success of the company and we hand pick our staff not only for their experience but more importantly for their enthusiasm and outgoing and friendly nature to run our resorts and chalets. Subsequently we want our staff to be the best in order for us to continue to provide that ‘little bit extra’. If you feel you have what it takes and want to be part of a company that is committed to excellence then we are the company for you.

typical day A Typical Day in the Job

The Housekeeper Supervisor works closely with the team of Room Assistants to deliver the

highest levels of cleanliness throughout the Hotel. You will oversee and manage a small

team of Room Assistants to ensure guest bedrooms, corridors, and public and back of house

areas of the property are clean and tidy at all times. You will ensure that the hotel always

meets the company targets for: Trip Advisor, Trust Piolet and Holiday Watchdog reviews,

First Impressions, Electronic Customer Satisfaction Questionnaires for cleanliness, creating

an inviting & relaxing atmosphere and staff efficiency. This is a hands-on role where the

primary aspect of your role is the cleaning of rooms, public and back of house areas, whilst

also supervising a small team.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

Customer Focus

 To ensure that the Hotels guests expectations are exceeded at all times


 To assist the Hotel Manager in ensuring the smooth running of the Hotel to company

standards specifically with regards to the cleanliness throughout the Hotel

 Completing weekly accounts and stock takes for housekeeping to set deadlines using

this information to ensure that all budgets and targets are being meet

 Providing staff motivation and development throughout the season where needed

 To develop and maintain relationships with all suppliers

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 To assist in ensuring that all sales targets are being achieved throughout the season

and helping to initiate and implement new incremental sales

Key Relationships:

o Internal: Hotel Manager, Assistant Hotel Manager, Heads Of Department, Hotel

General staff

o External: Suppliers, Property Owners.

ideal candidate Who are we looking for?

Each of the criteria below is rated as Essential (E), Highly Desirable (HD) or Desirable (D). We
place considerable emphasis on your Personal Qualities as the training and support we
provide can often strengthen any weaknesses that exist in other areas.
Personal Qualities
o Strong social/People skills/Cheerful/Outgoing (E)
o Highly Motivated (E)
o Passionate / Enthusiastic (E)
o Ability to work alone and as part of a team (E)
o Ability to cope under pressure (E)
o Willingness to work hard / long hours (E)
o Adaptable / Flexible Attitude (E)
Skills & Ability
o Customer Service (E)
o Communication Skills (E)
o Problem Solving and Complaint Handling (E)
o Planning Organisational Skills (E)
o Literate and Numerate (E)
o IT / Admin / Social Media (E)
o Training Mentoring (E)
o Relevant Transferable work Experience (E)
o People/ Team management / Supervisory Experience (E)

our offer What we can offer you

At Alpine Elements we realise that hard work and commitment should be rewarded, so we will provide our seasonal staff with:
· A competitive salary,
· Transport to and from resort from a London departure point
· Accommodation, including utilities
· 2 Meals per day
· Branded uniform
· Access to use of sports equipment e.g. bikes, paddleboard.
· Lift Pass for hiking or biking on the mountain
· Emergency Medical Insurance
· Friends & Family discount whilst you are working your season
· Staff Concessions on our holidays for up to 13 months after you’ve completed your season
· Discounts on a range of sporting equipment provided by our suppliers e.g. Sun God sunglasses, Specialised - Mountain Bikes, Mystic – Sailing, Yachting, Windsurfing apparel and equipment, Snow Shop ski & casual clothing.