9600 Great Hills Trail,Suite 150W Austin, Texas 78759
+1 (888) 765-1154
+1 (512) 233‐0919

Housekeeper, Maid

To maintain a clean, sanitary, comfortable and tidy environment for either private households or commercial establishments

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • sweep, scrub, mop and polish floors
  • vacuum clean carpets, rugs and draperies
  • shampoo carpets, rugs and upholstery
  • dust and polish furniture and fittings
  • clean metal fixtures and fittings
  • empty and clean trash containers
  • dispose of trash in a sanitary manner
  • clean wash basins, mirrors, tubs and showers
  • wipe down glass surfaces
  • make up beds and change linens as required
  • tidy up rooms
  • wash windows as scheduled
  • sort, wash, load and unload laundry
  • iron and press clothing and linen
  • sort, fold and put away clean laundry
  • operate mechanized cleaning equipment
  • maintain all cleaning equipment and materials in a safe and sanitary working condition
  • monitor and report necessary domestic repairs and replacements

Domestic Housekeeper

In addition to the above a housekeeper employed in a private household must perform some or all of the following duties:

  • check and purchase groceries and household supplies to maintain adequate levels
  • maintain record of related expenditure
  • plan and cook meals for employer
  • care for household pets
  • polish silverware
  • wash dishes and clean kitchen according to agreed hygiene standards
  • clean appliances
  • run errands for employer
  • answer telephone and take messages
  • take care of young adults with disabilities

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