• Објавен пред 7 месеци
  • Мотиви
  • Активен до 11.11.2019
  • Позиција: Останато
  • Локација: Скопје

MOTIVI for their client the Deputy Chief of Mission Residence (DCR) is seeking qualified candidates for the Housekeeper position


Basic description of the position:    

The incumbent is responsible for all cleaning responsibilities of the residence (except kitchen), daily laundering, washing and ironing of table linen, receiving of visitors, answering phones, polishing silver and crystal, setting up tables, mixing and serving cocktails.  During events, the incumbent will greet guests, place coats etc. in closets, serve food and beverages, and assist in cleaning dishes during and after events.

The incumbent is responsible for managing the inventory of all official items (silver, crystal, china, linens, etc.); establishing and maintaining a list of cleaning supplies, equipment, and any related items needed to support the residence; and pro-actively planning for seasonal and recurring maintenance.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for cleaning and maintaining the private and guest rooms as well as the staff area of a large residence on a daily basis;
  • Duties include making beds, daily cleaning and dusting all rooms, hallways, and cleaning of the bathrooms;
  • Periodically washes windows and cleans out closets;
  • Manage the inventory of all official items (silver, crystal, china, linens, etc.) to ensure they are stored carefully, protected from damage, and cleaned or polished regularly;
  • Establish and maintain a list of cleaning supplies, equipment, and any related items needed to support the residence; and recommend to the Deputy Chief of Mission’s designee when additional supplies are needed;
  • Serve as the backup for the DCR cook on coordinating with Facilities on house repairs;
  • Assists the DCR Cook when needed with accounting and bookkeeping.


Work Schedule:

Full time (40 hours per week)



Education: Graduated from secondary school, professional job-related training or vocational training desired.

Work Experience: Two to three years in a similar environment or in a customer services-oriented position, preferably in a hotel or restaurant. Experience as housekeeper in a similar position may replace former hotel/restaurant experience.

Language: Basic English; good working knowledge of Macedonian language.

Abilities and Skills: Must be knowledgeable in cleaning as well as in the use of specific cleaning supplies and equipment.  Must be able to serve and do laundry.  Employee must be discreet and able to maintain confidentiality; must be able to follow guidance given by the DCM’s designee in a professional, tactful, team-oriented manner, carrying out instructions in a timely fashion.


Appointment Type Details:

This is a temporary three-year contract with possibility to extend.  The final appointment is subject to full medical and security clearances.


Required Documents:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Letters of recommendation
  • ID and/or Work permit


How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their applications to

Deadline for applying is November 11, 2019.