Hotel Housekeeper Resume Sample

Updated August 9, 2016

Resume writing is the base of our existence! But this nuisance is a necessary one, as the only way we can earn our bread and butter is when we get a job – and a job cannot be obtained without the resume! So to begin this chain, we have to do something that will make it easy for us to obtain a position of our choice and one that conforms to our skills and educational background.

A hotel housekeeper resume needs to be completely informational for a hiring manager to be able to decipher if you are indeed the right candidate for the job. Here is a sample that you can look through before you begin writing your own:


Hotel Housekeeper Resume Sample


Sam Neil

5421 Cedar Church Street ● Leroy ● AL 23212 ● (000) 142-7474 ● samneil @ email . com

 Hotel Housekeeper

Summary: Focused and well-organized and Hotel Housekeeper with 6-plus-year successful track record of providing support to the housekeeping team by actively indulging in cleaning and maintenance activities. Highly skilled in scrubbing and waxing floors by using a variety of dedicated tools such as brooms, mops and powered scrubbing and waxing machines. A dedicated individual who proficiently handles guest complaints using exceptional communication and customer service skills.


• Waste Management • Laundry Services
• Repair and Maintenance • Pre-season Hotel Preparation
• Stock Replenishment • Event Management Support
• Cleaning Equipment Operation • Turndown Services
• Furniture Restoration • Inventory and Stock Management
• Room Inspection • Sanitation Procedures


Hotel Housekeeper
The Riverside Hub, Leroy, AL (6/2013 – Present)

• Introduce an efficient waste management system which streamlined waste disposal techniques, making it easy to dispose of trash on a daily basis
• Implement a series of pre-season hotel preparation tasks which reduced room preparation time by 50%
• Determine specific cleaning and maintenance duties of the day by comprehending daily work orders
• Clean halls and rooms by sweeping and mopping floors and ensuring that surfaces are properly wiped
• Shampoo and vacuum carpets, rugs and drapes and ensure that they are dried properly
• Change linens and ensure that dirty or soiled linen is transported to the laundry area
• Replace laundry bags and ensure that trash is disposed of properly

Hotel Housekeeper
City Hotel, Leroy, AL (8/2011 – 6/2013)

• Developed a novel stock inventory system, replacing the old inefficient one
• Singlehandedly prepared 55 rooms within one day for an international delegation, during a a particular strain of staff shortage
• Replenished supplies in bathrooms and rooms and ensured that room fridges are properly stocked
• Organized and restocked housekeeping carts at the end of each shift
• Checked to determine if all appliances are in working order
• Provided guests with information on the facility’s services and service their requests
• Ascertained that any repair or maintenance issues were promptly communicated to the supervisor

Housekeeper / Cleaner
Town Resorts, Leroy, AL (1/2010 – 8/2011)

• Cleaned guest rooms, waiting areas and lobbies by performing sweeping and mopping activities
• Polished furniture and waxed floors and ensured that bathrooms and kitchens are properly washed and sanitized
• Replenished room and bathroom supplies and ensured that bed linen is changed in a timely manner
• Delivered and removed room service items and restocked housekeeping carts
• Observed and reported damage to hotel property and assisted in performing repair and maintenance work


Specialized Courses in Hotel Housekeeping – 2012
City Technical College, Leroy, AL

High School Diploma – 2009
Leroy Community High School, Leroy, AL

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