Housemaids perform routine and special maintenance tasks at employer’s house to maintain the cleanliness of work area and keep all things organized. They are usually responsible for cleaning, laundering, drying and ironing the clothes, and washing kitchen dishes. They are also required to help in non-routine household tasks.

A resume along with a housemaid cover letter is usually required by prospective employers to apply for this position. Take a look at the following resume for housemaid which might also be used for the following parallel job titles:

• Charworker
• Housekeeping Attendant
• Houseman/Woman
• Cleaner
• Cleaning Lady
• Homemaker Helper


Housemaid / Domestic Helper Resume Sample (Skills Based)


Sara Chris

333 Example Street ● Vaughan, ON F9E 9E9
(999) 999-9999 ● [Email Address Here]

Objective: To obtain a Housemaid position with Aimbridge Hospitality where cleaning skills and housekeeping experience can be fully utilized.

Relevant Skills
• Demonstrated ability to follow directions carefully

• Fully aware of a guest’s service needs
• Proven aptitude to work collaboratively with colleagues and clients
• Track record of performing job functions using great attention to detail, pace and correctness
• Ability to maintain privacy of visitor information and relevant hotel data
• Outstanding interpersonal, oral and written communication skills in English and French

Related Experience
AAA Cleaning Services, Vaughan, ON
Housemaid  | 2012 – 2013
• Dusted window blinds and organized room materials
• Cleaned rugs and carpets and curtains using dusters, vacuum cleaners and shampooers
• Emptied waste bins and ashtrays
• Performed heavy cleaning work once a week
• Cleaned kitchen utensils, crockery and machinery
• Assisted in the purchasing of grocery
• Completed regular cleaning tasks in assigned areas for the day
• Collected clothes and linen for laundry
• Swept, washed and polished wood, marble and granite floors
• Maintained stock of kitchen and bathroom supplies

Diploma: Vaughan High School, Vaughan, OM – 2002