Fairmont Housekeeping Coordinator in Makkah, Saudi Arabia

Primary Location

*Housekeeping Coordinator *

Join Fairmont Hotels and Resorts as a Housekeeping Coordinator, You will be encouraged to provide engaging, sincere, personalized service. Showcase your leadership and interpersonal strengths as Housekeeping Coordinator, where you will foster an engaged team, maximize operations and ensure exceptional service.**

Hotel Overview:Makkah Clock Royal Tower, A Fairmont Hotel, is located only a few steps away from the Masjid Al Haraam and the Holy Ka’aba. This 76-story hotel, one of the world’s tallest, is the focal point of the Abraj Al Bait Complex, part of the King Abdul Aziz Endowment Project. The Hotel authentic hospitality is seen throughout 858 rooms.

Summary of Responsibilities:Reporting to the Executive Housekeeper, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Oversee day-to-day work-flow of the Housekeeping office and ensure service standards are followed
  • Perform various duties pertaining to departmental inventory control system: purchase orders, coding invoices etc.
  • Manage all shipping and receiving for Owners, Guests and Colleagues
  • Provide administrative support to all areas of the Housekeeping department
  • Work closely with all departments within the Lodge, communicating day to day updates and changes
  • Address guest concerns and react quickly, logging and notifying proper departments as required
  • Work closely with the Maintenance department to address necessary repairs
  • Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
  • Follow department policies, procedures and service standards
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies
  • Other duties as assigned
Employee Status


  • Proficient in English (verbal & written) required
  • Bachelors degree from an accredited university preferred
  • Experience with Hotel Property Management System an asset
  • Strong organizational, supervisory and communication skills
  • Ability to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately
  • Ability to work successfully in high stress and fast paced situations
  • Effective problem solving abilities
  • Must be able to perform assigned duties with attention to detail, speed, accuracy, follow-through, courtesy, cooperation and perform successfully with limited supervision

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Frequent constant sitting
  • Frequent standing and walking throughout shift
  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 30lbs
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

* Visa Requirements:*Candidate selection will be based on visa availability at Makkah Clock Royal Tower, A Fairmont Hotel.We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation

Living & Working at Fairmont Makkah:Satisfying our Guests is important to us, and we extend these values to our colleagues as well. We offer competitive salaries, top market service charge, gratuities, quality medical benefits and furnished accommodation. It is important to note that there are currently no income taxes in the Saudi Arabia! Makkah Clock Royal Tower-A Fairmont Hotel offers you an unparalleled opportunity to provide top-tier hospitality and spiritual service to visitors of the holiest city in the world for Muslims. To find out more, please visit the following sites:



Ahlan Wa Sahlan, Welcome to Makkah

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At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia-Makkah-Makkah Clock Royal Tower, A Fairmont Hotel

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Closing Date: 06.Jun.2017, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: MAK00671