Housekeepers are those people charged with the responsibility of ensuring that a hotel room or the house kept neat, clean and tidy. This often entails indoor household cleaning and organizing tasks which is normally assigned to them by homeowner. Much of housekeeper’s job involves cleaning, vacuuming, mopping and waxing floors, changing and laundering linen. In some instances housekeepers are prevailed upon to cook and also do some heavy cleaning in the house like cleaning windows and furniture.

There is no minimum educational requirement for someone to be considered for this position. Anyone with housekeeping experience is however preferred by most employers. One should also be able to understand operating some house-based machines such vacuum cleaners, electric irons, etc. For someone to be successful in this position then that person must be courteous and humble.