Housekeeper resume samples

Housekeepers are hired to perform domestic services like cleaning and cooking at a professional level. Skills listed on example resumes of Housekeepers include waxing and polishing wood floors, spot-cleaning furniture and carpet, doing laundry, and maintaining floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, and vacuuming. No formal education is required on a potential Housekeeper's resume; just filling out a job application will do. Though, because the job is physically demanding, being in good physical shape is a must.


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1

Housekeeper Supervisor

Trained and managed all employees in more efficient and preventative cleaning and achieved
significant improvements in their productivity.

  • Inventoried stock to ensure adequate supplies.
  • Trained all housekeeper and laundry employees.
  • Investigated complaints regarding housekeeping service and equipment and took corrective
  • Supervised 15 employees, scheduled work hours, resolved conflicts, and determined salaries.
  • Supervised work activities of cleaning personnel to ensure clean, orderly attractive rooms.
  • Assigned workers their duties and inspected work for conformance to prescribed standards of cleanliness.
  • Screened job applicant, hired new employees and recommended promotions, transfers and dismissals.
  • Conducted orientation training of new employees and in-service training of other employees to explain company policies and housekeeping work procedures.
  • Prepared reports concerning room occupancy, payroll expenses and department expenses.
  • Inspected and maintained Jerry and other wheel chairs.
CANDIDATE INFO
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Housekeeper

Responsible for ensuring that cart is supplied with cleaning materials, toiletries, linen, and towels

  • Ensure that each room is clean, sanitized and replenished all materials in the room
  • Provide and ensure that customers receive good quality service at any given time
  • Document that all rooms were completed at the end of the day
  • All other duties assigned
CANDIDATE INFO
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Accounting
3

Housekeeper

Prepared nutritious meals

  • Performed housekeeping duties
  • Shopped for clothing, food and supplies
  • Established clear requirements and disciplined when necessary
  • Arranged and managed household; maintained and provided clean home and clothes
CANDIDATE INFO
18
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Office Skills
4

Housekeeper

  • Made beds, changed linen and stocked bathrooms, vacuumed, emptied trashes, etc.
  • Used chemicals to disinfect furniture
  • Answered customer questions, addressed complaints or fulfill specific requests in a timely and polite manner.
  • Observe precautions required to protect hotel and guest property, and report damage, theft, and found articles to supervisors.
CANDIDATE INFO
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AAS
Associate of Applied Science
5

Housekeeper

Responsible for vacuuming and shampooing all carpets in the home.

  • Responsible for cleaning and sweeping/mopping in the bathroom.
  • Changing linens in each room as requested.
  • Responsible for cleaning the kitchen and dining room.
  • Making sure all cleaning supplies are stored away properly.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication.
  • Demonstrates integrity and time management skills.
CANDIDATE INFO
22
years in
workforce
21
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Housekeeper

Retrieved laundry from assigned guest rooms

  • Organized and restocked the cleaning cart at the end of shift
  • Cleaned guests' rooms and replenished toiletries
  • Maintained the Inn's public areas
CANDIDATE INFO
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Career Readiness
7

Housekeeper

Maintain quality presentation throughout building, including restrooms, corridors, elevators, employee
locker rooms, lounges, nursing units, and residents' rooms.

  • Develop appropriate floor care maintenance program.
  • Ensure cleanliness of bed linens, patient laundry, and private/semi-private rooms.
  • Empty and clean waste receptacles throughout facility.
  • Stock and maintain housekeeping carts and storage rooms.
  • Attend routine in-services and staff meetings to guarantee quality service delivery.
  • Assist with departmental needs when facility is short-staffed or requests support.
  • Maintain positive working relationship with residents, families, and staff.
CANDIDATE INFO
19
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Communications
8

Housekeeper

Observe precautions required to protect hotel and guest property and report damage, theft, and found articles to supervisors.

  • Replenish supplies, such as drinking glasses, linens, writing supplies, and bathroom items.
  • Empty wastebaskets and transport other trash and waste to disposal areas.
  • Dust and polish furniture.
  • Clean rooms so that health standards are met.
  • Clean rugs, carpets, upholstered furniture, and draperies, using vacuum cleaners.
  • Wash dishes and clean kitchenettes, cooking utensils, and silverware.
  • Polish silver accessories such as pots and pans.
CANDIDATE INFO
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Nursing/health Sciences Candidate
Criminal Justice
9

Housekeeper

Clean rooms and bathroom with prescribed equipment and to the required standard

  • Replace and supply toiletries on regular basis
  • Report repairs where necessary
  • Collect food trays from rooms and return to the kitchen
  • Clean spills in rooms and other parts of the hotel
  • Dispose off trash in an environment friendly manner
CANDIDATE INFO
25
years in
workforce
22
years
at this job
Hhc/cna
10

Housekeeper

Sweep, mop, scrub, dust, wax and polish furniture, windows, floors, walls, furnishings, equipment, and hardware.

  • Clean and disinfect washrooms, laboratories, and bedrooms
  • Move equipment and furniture
  • Remove soiled and contaminated dressings and supplies
  • Keep bathroom supplied with paper, towels, and soap
  • Collect and dispose of waste and garbage
CANDIDATE INFO
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Business

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