Houseman / Public Area Cleaner

Job description

Houseman / Public Area Cleaner @ Via Amsterdam

Via Amsterdam is looking for a Houseman / Public Area Cleaner to join our young and energetic team. We always want to give our guest a great experience. Cleanliness is one of the highest importance. Together with the rest of the Housekeeping team you are responsible of the cleanliness of the common areas. You strive all together to make sure the hostel is absolutely SPOTLESS!


A workday includes:

  • Morning and/or evening duties.
  • Daily cleaning of public areas.
  • Linen management, ensuring all floors are stocked with sufficient linen and other supplies.
  • Respond to ad-hoc cleaning requests from the operational departments.
  • Cleaning of outside areas which are property of Via, e.g. the front and back terrace, entrance, and parking lot.
  • Periodical (weekly, monthly or quarterly) cleaning tasks such as watering the plants, dusting high surfaces, inside window cleaning, turning of mattresses etc.

Job requirements

You’ll be a great fit if you bring a few of the below with you:

  • You have a flexible work attitude.
  • You are helpful and a team player.
  • You enjoy supporting other team members and you help wherever they need.
  • You are an independent and hard worker with eye for detail.
  • You are available mornings, evenings, both during the week as well as in the weekend.
  • Basic English is a requirement. It is not necessary to speak Dutch


What we offer:

  • A dynamic working environment with a fun, young and vibrant atmosphere and colleagues from all over the world.
  • Super cool events such as monthly staff drinks, karaoke night and more!
  • A very fair compensation (above minimum wage) and other benefits such as F&B discounts and staff rates.
  • Opportunities to grow within your role and, if this is something you're up to, grow within the company. This next step in your career gets you access to our Via Academy, which is filled with tons of exciting learning and development opportunities.


What we offer:

  • A dynamic working environment with a fun, young and vibrant atmosphere and colleagues from all over the world.
  • Super cool events such as monthly staff drinks, karaoke night and more!
  • A very fair compensation (above minimum wage) and other benefits such as F&B discounts and staff rates.
  • Opportunities to grow within your role and, if this is something you're up to, grow within the company. From day one of joining the company you step into our Via Academy, which is filled with tons of exciting learning and development options, for every phase of your career.


Our mission possible

We are a fast-growing multi-brand company. At all of our brands we aim to be far from the same-same. We want to help our guests travel, meet and work differently and discover life in creative new ways. A life that is a journey of discovery. We are not just a place to stay or work, we are a community and we need you to help us build this community where diversity, excitement and fun are the key components. Our mission is to create an affordable place where people can connect and have buzzing experiences.


Get ready to apply!
Having fun, connecting with like-minded people and making memories - that's what matters to us. Preferably, in a not so standard way. We're like the McCallaster family - a bit dysfunctional, sometimes messy, but we care for each other and always stick together. If this fits you, then don't wait and hit that apply button. We can't wait to hear from you!