Housekeeping Supervisor

  • Full Time
  • Zambia
  • Negotiable / Month
  • Applications have closed

Newrest Zambia Ltd

Newrest Zambia a reputable company in the hospitality industry


Newrest Zambia Limited specialized in inflight catering has been engaged by KoBold Metals Zambia Ltd to provide catering and housekeeping services. In this light, applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fill the following vacant position based in Chililabombwe.


Job Purpose

Ensures the cleanliness and upkeep the standard of cleanliness of rooms, toilets, washrooms, change rooms, public rooms, offices and Complete Laundry operations, assigning tasks to the housekeeping staff, identifying and reporting cases of tardiness, and monitoring cleaning supplies.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversees task repartition for the routine cleaning of allotted rooms, toilets, washrooms, public rooms and offices.
  • Trains staff on simple machinery use such as vacuum cleaner, floor polishing machine and care for it as necessary.
  • Oversees task repartition for the total laundry services.
  • Maintains high standards in laundry services and cleanliness of the laundry work area.
  • Knows and promotes all safety rules and procedures.
  • Ensures that all equipment and material are not left in a dangerous state.
  • Reports and where possible take action in relation to any incident, fire accident, loss or damage.
  • Ensures all HSE rules & procedures are followed and   hazards/near miss and accidents are reported.
  • Raises HSE/Hazard awareness by actively participating in all  HSE meetings.
  • Follows Newrest HSE plan.
  • Ensures proper grooming and hygiene.
  • Self-development in system and methods used.

Minimum Qualification and Experience

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Diploma in hospitality or any related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a house keeper in the similar role.

Attributes and Skills

  • Honesty
  • Team Work
  • Understanding and implementing food safety regulations and guidelines;
  • Knowledge of housekeeping procedures, equipment, and cleaning materials
  • Proficient in cleaning techniques, use of cleaning products, leadership,
  • Communication, attention to detail, time management, problem-solving, customer service, and training and coaching

Application Procedure

Applicants who meet the above qualifications are encouraged to submit an application letter, copies of academic qualification together with detailed Curriculum Vitae including three (3) traceable referees. All applications must be submitted to [email protected]  before close of business on 5th April 2024.

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

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