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Yacht Position : Head of Housekeeping

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A Yacht Head of Housekeeping Salary with 3 to 5 years of experience is between $4,500 and $5,500 per month | 5 to 10 years of experience is between $5,500 and $6,500 per month | 10+ years is between $5,500 and $6,500 per month

About the Head of Housekeeping

The head of housekeeping on board a superyacht is responsible for the care and maintenance of the interior of the yacht, inventories and provisioning interior supplies. Extensive knowledge of cleaning and laundry products is essential in addition to proper care of a variety of surfaces and materials (i.e. leather, suede, porcelain, marble). Some experience with floral arranging is also beneficial. This role requires at least two years of experience in housekeeping-specific roles, possibly having experience in service or the galley and willingness to help in other departments as needed.

Job Responsibilities

  • Detailing/cleaning all interior areas
  • Floral arranging
  • Proper care for wood, leather, porcelain, marble, carpets - stain removals
  • Inventories and requisitioning
  • Reports and works closely with the chief steward/ess

Required Skills

  • Ability to manage a team of stewardess
  • Service with a smile
  • Teamwork
  • Excellent knowledge of cleaning products

Salary Modifiers

  • Shipyard/new build experience
  • Cruise ship or five-star establishment experience
  • Advance medical training/certificate

  • Limited computer skills
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Yacht's Chief Steward or Head of Housekeeping arranging white roses
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Yacht Head of Housekeeping adjusting pillows
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Position Statistics

Our data is calculated from

11,054

relevant work experience records out of

49,800

experiences in the Interior department
AVERAGE LONGEVITY IN THIS POSITION

300 Days

CURRENTLY AVAILABLE (Head of Housekeeping)

69

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