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Safari Park Hotel seeks to employ suitable Kenyan Citizens with the right attributes to fill the positions below;

A. EXECUTIVE HOUSEKEEPER

Reporting to the General Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for;

  • Overall smooth running of the housekeeping department covering Guest rooms, Public areas, Offices and in-house/ commercial laundry facilities.
  • Supervision of the Housekeeping team (including outsourced labour) of over 50 staff to ensure fair distribution of workload and general administration of the work force.
  • Responsible for high level cleaning, servicing and maintenance of conference rooms and outdoor events and venues.
  • Maintenance of accurate stock records to ensure availability of linen and uniforms at all times.
  • Proper planning and budgeting of the housekeeping finances.
  • Develop action plans and standard operation procedures in view of varying room occupancy levels and use of public areas.
  • Prepare departmental P&L reports, business plans and budgets.
  • Regularly update the hotel management on modern materials, methods and techniques that will improve standards in the housekeeping areas of the hotel.

The position is challenging and calls for a dynamic, confident, aggressive and forward thinking person with the following attributes;

  • Aged 32 – 42 years.
  • Holders of a degree in hotel management coupled with a diploma in housekeeping and laundry from Kenya Utalii College or any other internationally recognised hotel training institution.
  • Have not less ten (10) years experience, 5 years of which must be in a similar position in charge of a busy housekeeping department in a large five star hotel.
  • Extensive knowledge of housekeeping services, including a solid understanding of effective cleaning methods, equipments, and chemical use.
  • Should have basic knowledge of housekeeping expenses and budgets.
  • Computer literacy a must.

B. CHIEF SECURITY OFFICER

Reporting to the General Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for;

  • Overall Security administration within the Hotel and Casino.
  • Formulation, implementation and reinforcement of Company Security procedures.
  • Liaison with relevant external law enforcement agencies.
  • Responsibility for a Security team of over 40 staff including training.
  • Responsible for budgeting and drafting business plans for the department.
  • Responsible for formulating and implementing training programmes for his team.

The position is challenging and calls for a dynamic, confident, aggressive and forward thinking person with the following attributes;

  • Aged 35 to 45 years.
  • Have not less than 6 years experience in a similar position in a five star hotel.
  • Must have worked with the regular police force and risen up to the rank of Chief Inspector of Police or above.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of fire safety and anti-terrorism training.
  • Ability to network with colleagues and all the relevant law enforcement agencies.
  • Must be computer literate.

How to apply :

A competitive salary depending on qualifications and experience will be offered to the successful candidates. Applications accompanied by a detailed CV and copies of relevant certificates and testimonials from applicants who meet the above qualifications and are up to the challenge should be sent to the address below to reach them bySeptember 16, 2016..

Human Resources & Admin. Manager
P.O. Box 45038-00100 NAIROBI
or email careers@safariparkhotel.co.ke