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5121 HOUSEKEEPERS AND RELATED WORKERS
 


    Housekeepers and related workers organise, supervise and carry out housekeeping functions in hotels, clubs, boarding schools and other enterprises and institutions and in private households.

    Tasks include -

    (a) engaging, training, discharging organising and supervising workers employed as domestic staff;

    (b) purchasing or controlling the purchase of supplies;

    (c) controlling storage and issue of supplies;

    (d) supervising general welfare and conduct of individuals in institutions;

    (e) assisting in cases of minor injury or illness by performing tasks such as taking temperature, giving medicine, putting on bandages;

    (f) performing related tasks;

    (g) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Housekeeper

  • Matron, housekeeping

  • Steward, house


   
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 Updated 18 September 2004, by VA.