The Role

See below the vacancy and the responsibilities as well as the key skills required for the role.

Housekeeping Supervisor - Part Time

Copthorne Palmerston North

Palmerston North, New Zealand

Reference: 5470724

About the Company

Millennium, Copthorne and Kingsgate Hotels are one of New Zealand's largest hotel operators and part of an expanding international network of hotels. We pride ourselves on offering an outstanding service experience at each of our 19 hotels for business and leisure guests alike.

About the role

Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North has an opportunity for experienced Housekeeping Supervisor's to join their team. We are seeking individuals who has proven experience and energy to motivate a team of very competent housekeepers who take pride in their work. These are part time role's working a minimum 10 hours per week.

Key responsibilities

  • Training and supervision of Housekeeping team members
  • Relief/on call housekeeping with extra shifts possible
  • Complete allocated task assignments
  • Ensure room allocations are complete in a timely, efficient and effective manner
  • Perform routine inspections of all checked out and occupied rooms, service areas and corridors
  • Ensure effective communication with Front Office in relation to room changes, arrivals and departures


  • Career development and nationally accredited training opportunities
  • Discounted hotel rates both regionally and internationally
  • Discounted health insurance with Southern Cross
  • Meals on duty

Key Skills & Experience

  • Previous Housekeeping Supervisory experience
  • Ability to work weekends
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Proven experience in staff rostering, training and motivating a team
  • Good understanding of Housekeeping budgeting
  • Problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Attention to detail

If this opportunity fits your experience and you want to join our friendly team, please submit your CV and Cover letter via the 'apply now' button.

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