Cook / House Keeper NGO Jobs – Show Mercy International

Job Title:     Cook / House Keeper

Organization: Show
Mercy International

Duty Station: Wakiso
(Kaliiti), Uganda

About US:

Show Mercy International is a
Non-government Christian Organization dedicated to transforming lives. We are
seeking for passionate born-again Christians with experience in the following
fields to join our team; Our ministry is fueled by a passion for people. In
2003, when we (Mike and Lori Salley – Co-Founders) first went to Uganda, we
experienced the LOVE of Jesus in an incredible way. We knew then, we had to
extend this same opportunity to others. That’s when Show Mercy was born. Since
then, thousands of people have rallied around this passion at SMI, and together
we are making a life changing difference – not only in Ugandan families, but in
people all around the world.

Job Summary: The Cook / House Keeper will mainly create a
clean and orderly environment for guests, ensure all rooms are catered for and
meet the standards with adequate consumables and report any damages or
inadequacies. The incumbent will also cook meals for staff and visitors.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Organize work schedule
    (alongside the Manager) from the room status list, arrivals and departures
    and ensure timely cleanliness of guest rooms, corridors, verandas, and
  • Distribute linen,
    towels and ensure dirty linens are replaced with clean ones as well as
    transfer dirty linen to the laundry.
  • Account for room
    supplies such as towels, linens, utensils and other supplies as well as
    writing lists for needed supplies/foods.
  • Provide timely
    catering services to guests and staff whilst following directions and
    working with minimal supervision.
  • Be part of the
    day-to-day catering arrangements with the rest of the catering staff to
    ensure timely and professional catering services are provided
  • Help prepare and serve
    meals to staff or guests.
  • In charge of the
    preparation of Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Realign furniture and
    amenities according to prescribed layout and check if all appliances in
    the rooms are in good working condition.
  • Quickly respond to
    guest queries and requests.
  • Respond to reports for
    housekeeping problems such as broken/faulty items and report any
    maintenance issues, safety hazards or damage of property.
  • Ensure security of
    guest rooms and property by always keeping doors under lock after the
    guests leave.  
  • Maintain a clean
    kitchen environment at all times.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Born-again Christian.
  • The applicant must
    hold a Diploma or Certificate in Tourism and Hotel Management, Leisure and
    hospitality or any related field.
  • One year of experience
    in hotel or hospitality management.
  • Knowledge of food
    preparation and presentation methods, techniques, and quality standards is
  • Ability to work with
    little supervision and maintain a high level of performance.
  • Prioritization and
    time management skills.
  • Customer-oriented and
  • Working quickly
    without compromising quality.
  • Keen attention to

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates should email their applications, CV, academic
papers and recommendation letter from their pastor to or hand deliver these to our base by calling
0781660766 or 0704232561

Deadline:  4th July 2019

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