Houseman Job Overview

In general, houseman is responsible for the cleanliness of guest and public areas of the hotel, resort or other organization in adherence to franchise and business policies.

This Housemaid / Houseman Resume Example is useful for both experienced and inexperienced candidates. Applicants who have no prior experience can add their internships or honorary work in the experience section. The following Houseman Resume Example is also useful for some alternate job titles such as Cleaner, Room Attendant and Sweeper.

Also See: Houseman Cover Letter

Houseman Resume Example


John Smith

54 Example Street, Santa Monica CA 65987
(999) 999-9999, Email Address

OBJECTIVE: Reliable individual with strong work ethic eager to obtain a position as a Houseman with Destination Hotels & Resorts where a strong dedication to the work and a high degree of enthusiasm can be fully utilized.

• 6 months experience as a cleaner and houseman
• Highly skilled in sweeping, moping, washing, waxing and polishing floors
• Demonstrated ability to provide outstanding customer service and attention to detail
• Proven record of dusting furniture and vacuum carpeting and area rugs, draperies and furniture
• Able to make beds, change sheets and allocate clean towels and toiletries
• Substantial knowledge of all housekeeping equipment and maintenance of carpet care and floor surfaces
• Able to maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed appearance


Hotel Shangri-La Santa Monica – Santa Monica, CA | May 2011 – Dec 2011

• Cleaned corridors, elevators, visitor areas, service areas and linen closets
• Assisted in cleaning rooms and performed laundry functions
• Filled all chemical dispensers for the cleaning department
• Stocked housekeeping carts for the room attendants
• Kept all linen closets stocked and maintained
• Assisted other room attendants to perform their job efficiently
• Removed trash, vacuumed corridors and public areas

High School Diploma – 2009

• Outstanding communication skills
• Positive and upbeat attitude
• Able to multitask without compromising quality of work
• Profound ability to learn new tasks quickly