Janitorial Cleaner resume example with 6+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet my goals. I believe that if you really want something, then you have to make it happen, you get back what you put out, a,d always do the next right thing.

  • Housekeeping
  • Floor Cleaning
  • Wall scrubbing
  • Cleaning techniques
  • Residential cleaning
  • Window Cleaning
  • Vacuuming
  • Mopping and sweeping
  • Cleaning bathrooms
  • Dusting furniture
  • Care of fine art
  • Ceiling fans
  • Literary Knowledge
  • Written and oral communication
  • Leadership
  • Cleaning and Organization
  • Hospitality service expertise
  • Effective planner
  • Clerical
  • Good telephone etiquette
  • Self-motivated professional
  • Critical thinking
  • Customer Service
  • Written Communication
  • Maintenance & Repair
  • Organization and Time management
  • Computer proficiency
  • Flexible & Adaptable
Work History
Janitorial Cleaner, 01/2021 to Current
Servicemaster CleanCanton, MS,
  • Maintained cleaning equipment, performed minor repairs and communicated with management regarding specific needs for new equipment.
  • Researched and learned optimum cleaning techniques and materials and deployed best methods to protect surfaces.
  • Upgraded janitorial services at facilities as evidenced by frequent comments about unprecedented cleanliness and sanitation.
  • Projected friendly and positive image in interaction with employees and guests and built trusting and supportive relationships with other team members.
  • Served in various office, cafeteria and educational settings and gained transferable skills to clean environment to employers' full satisfaction.
  • Cleaned, stocked and sanitized restrooms and inspected Timeframe to deliver guests immaculate, safe environments that reflected well on employer.
  • Adhered to safety protocols, resulting in zero complaints, hazards or lost-time accidents.
  • Spot-cleaned stains and repaired scuffs or dings to maintain furniture and walls.
  • Emptied trashcans and transported waste to collection areas.
  • Mixed, used and properly stored hazardous chemical cleaners to reduce risk of injury or illness.
  • Delivered quality customer service to address urgent needs and cleaning requests.
  • Used time management and efficient cleaning methods to meet deadlines.
  • Operated and maintained large carpet shampoo machines, industrial washing machines and dishwashers.
House Cleaner, 03/2018 to Current
Reata GlenSan Juan Capistrano, CA,
  • Maintained cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas.
  • Mopped hardwood, laminate, ceramic, vinyl, glass and wood surfaces.
  • Created spotless surfaces by dusting, sweeping, vacuuming and mopping.
  • Operated and maintained large carpet shampoo machines, industrial washing machines and dishwashers.
  • Spot-cleaned stains and repaired scuffs or dings to maintain furniture and walls.
  • Emptied trashcans and transported waste to collection areas.
  • Ordered and stocked cleaning supplies based on current workload and upcoming jobs.
  • Delivered quality customer service to address urgent needs and cleaning requests.
  • Removed bed sheets and towels from rooms and pre-treated stains to maintain and restore linen condition.
  • Vacuumed rugs and carpeted areas in offices, lobbies and corridors.
  • Adhered to professional house cleaning checklist.
  • Waxed and polished wood floors and other woodwork.
  • Kept building entryway glass clean and polished for professional presentation.
  • Engaged with guests on room requirements and amenities to promote overall satisfaction.
  • Dusted picture frames and wall hangings with cloth.
  • Slid beds, sofas and other furniture aside to wipe down baseboards and remove dust and dirt from hard-to-reach areas.
  • Hand-dusted and wiped down office furniture, fixtures and window sills to keep areas clean and comfortable.
  • Disinfected and mopped bathrooms to keep facilities sanitary and clean.
  • Used chemicals by following safety protocols and procedures to avoid burns and injuries.
  • Cleaned elevators, glass and planters in public areas such as lobby, pool and public restrooms.
Line Cook, 02/2013 to 08/2015
Uncle Julio'sWoodbridge, VA,
  • Set up and prepared cooking supplies and workstations during opening and closing to maximize productivity.
  • Created identical dishes numerous times daily with consistent care, attention to detail and quality.
  • Prepared food items such as meats, poultry and fish for frying purposes.
  • Instructed new staff in proper food preparation, storage, use of kitchen equipment and sanitation.
  • Handled portion control activities according to specified instructions provided by chef.
  • Checked each food item for freshness and provided feedback to kitchen supervisor for removal.
  • Followed restaurant stock management schedule to monitor product freshness and rotate out old products.
  • Developed process that reduced waste and improved supply turnover.
  • Transitioned between breakfast and lunch service.
  • Unloaded food supplies from distributor trucks to efficiently organize inventory.
  • Changed and sanitized cutting boards, benches and surfaces between tasks to avoid cross-contamination.
  • Managed relationships and negotiating prices with vendors for ingredients and equipment.
  • Maintained well-stocked stations with supplies and spices for maximum productivity.
  • Wrapped up and stored unused food in appropriate containers and placed in refrigerator to avoid spoilage.
  • Collaborated with servers to collect information about specific customer desires and dietary needs.
  • Prepared multiple orders simultaneously during peak periods with high accuracy rate, maximizing customer satisfaction and repeat business.
  • Took food orders from cashiers and cooked items quickly to complete order items together and serve hot.
  • Grilled meats and seafood to customer specifications.
  • Maintained smooth and timely operations in preparation and delivery of meals.
  • Engaged with customers, offering menu information, providing suggestions and showing genuine appreciation for business.
  • Reduced restaurant's annual food and labor costs through proper budgeting, scheduling and management of inventory.
  • Checked meat temperatures prior to plating and serving dishes, upholding strict standards for food safety and preparation.
  • Led shifts while preparing food items and executing requests based on required specifications.
  • Planned lunch, dinner and bar menus, as well as special menus for in-house special events and catering.
  • Adjusted meal portions based on costs, availability and planned recipes to optimize restaurant revenue.
  • Baked consistent quality items by accurately mixing, dividing, shaping and proofing.
  • Oversaw scheduling, inventory management and supply ordering to maintain fully stocked kitchen.
  • Inspected completed dishes for best-in-class plating, aroma and food quality.
Library Assistant, 12/2008 to 07/2009
Prince William County GovernmentLake Ridge, VA,
  • Handled check-in and check-out process of library books and materials at circulation desk.
  • Maintained circulation desk for lending periodicals and books to patrons.
  • Educated patrons on use of reference sources, card catalogs and automated information systems.
  • Collected and processed fines on overdue library materials.
  • Placed books on proper shelves when returned to circulation.
  • Entered new transactions and updated records of library users.
  • Stayed up-to-date on library policies and procedures to smoothly enforce standards.
  • Answered questions from patrons and helped to find desired materials.
  • Helped children select appropriate reading level library books.
  • Created fliers to inform visitors and patrons of book clubs, meetings and special programs.
  • Maintained secure environment by monitoring visitors at front desk.
  • Gained strong understanding of various methods for cataloging books and other materials.
  • Answered patron questions in-person or by phone regarding library services and resources.
  • Safeguarded library book and periodical inventory.
  • Handled receipt processing for book, audio-visual and computer software inventories.
  • Assisted patrons with library's computers and provided information on logging onto Internet.
  • Marketed library's many services to visitors and patrons through active communication.
  • Maintained accurate records and confidentiality of library book and periodical inventory.
  • Stayed up to date on references, card catalogs and automated information systems to teach and educate patrons.
  • Provided assistance and support to staff in regard to facility maintenance, security and services.
  • Closely monitored front desk visitors to maintain secure and clean environment.
  • Kept detailed records of lending transactions and library users.
High School Equivalent: G.E.D., Expected in 05/2005
Pamlico Community College - Grantsboro, NC

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  • Pamlico Community College

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  • Janitorial Cleaner
  • House Cleaner
  • Line Cook
  • Library Assistant


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