Head Housekepper

Location United Arab Emirates
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  43772
Created 26 April 2017

The client based in UAE is scouting for a Head Housekeeper to look after his 4 properties. All properties based in the UAE, 2 in Dubai & one in Abu Dhabi and along with plot in Abu Dhabi, but still considering whether they would like to build something there. The main property based in Arabian Ranches in Dubai (amazing TOP residential area in the heart of Dubai) it is two villa’s combined in one. This will be the main residence.


They are looking to hire a Head Housekeeper who is well familiar with high standards and understands the boundaries of the private household.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares Annual Housekeeping Budget

  • Organise an inventory for linen, uniform standard fixed assets. Ensure this is updated regularly.

  • Develop and implement Housekeeping system and procedures

  • Supervise all housekeeping staff, hires new staff as needed, discharges staff when necessary (with approval of principal) and take disciplinary action when required.

  • Full responsibilities for all laundry and ironing – this will include overseeing of repairs, wardrobe maintenance, packing unpacking in respect to trips taken by the family.

  • Maintain high standards cleanliness in of bathroom, pantry and all public areas at all time

  • First Aid knowledge is essential

  • Must possess good record keeping and time management skills



  • Strong leadership and organisational skills

  • Display Exemplary performance for housekeeping staff to follow

  • Ability to work well in stressful and high pressure conditions

  • Previous experience in 5 * hotel, boutique palace or private estate.

  • Health and Safety knowledge is an asset

  • A college diploma in tourism or business management is an asset


Salary: Highly Negotiable


Accommodation: Excellent accommodation provided .


Job no: 43772


Responsible consultant: Olga SMiian - Dubai office

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