Executive Housekeepers

(NOC 6312)

Career Description

Executive housekeepers direct and control the operations of housekeeping departments within hotels, hospitals and other establishments.

Duties May Include

  • Manage the operations of the housekeeping department
  • Plan and co-ordinate the activities of housekeeping supervisors and their crews
  • Conduct inspections to ensure that departmental standards and health and safety regulations are being met
  • Select and purchase equipment and supplies, and maintain inventory
  • Arrange for maintenance and repair of equipment and machinery
  • Hire, train and supervise housekeeping staff
  • Maintain financial records and prepare budgets, payroll and employee schedules.

Examples of Titles

Assistant executive housekeeper
Executive housekeeper
Hospital executive housekeeper
Hotel executive housekeeper
Housekeeping director
Housekeeping manager

Where They Work

Executive housekeepers work within hotels, hospitals and other establishments.

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University)
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Hospitality and Tourism Management Bachelor; Honours
Hospitality and Tourism Management Bachelor; Co-op
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Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Bachelor of Event, Sport, and Entertainment Management Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Event Management Certificate; Online
Hospitality Foundations Certificate; Online
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University of the Fraser Valley
Abbotsford, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Hospitality Event Planning Certificate
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Modified on January 26, 2022