Cleaners and helpers in offices, hotels and other establishments
Cleaners and helpers in offices, hotels and other establishments perform various cleaning tasks in order to keep clean and tidy the interiors and fixtures of hotels, offices and other establishments, as well as of aircraft, trains, buses and similar vehicles.
Tasks include -
(a) sweeping or vacuum cleaning, washing and polishing floors, furniture and other fixtures in buildings, coaches, buses, trams, trains and aircraft;
(b) making beds, cleaning bathrooms, supplying towels, soap and related items;
(c) cleaning kitchens and generally helping with kitchen work, including dishwashing;
(d) picking up rubbish, emptying garbage containers and taking contents to waste areas to removal.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Aircraft cleaner
- Hotel cleaner
- Lavatory attendant
- Office cleaner
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Domestic housekeeper - 5152
- Building caretaker - 5153
- Domestic cleaner - 9111
- Dishwasher - 9412
- Kitchen helper - 9412
- Street sweeper - 9613
Workers who perform cleaning and helping tasks only in kitchens and other food preparation areas are classified in Unit Group 9412: Kitchen Helpers.