62024 – Cleaning supervisors



62024 – Cleaning supervisors
Cleaning supervisors supervise and coordinate the activities of workers in the following unit groups: Light duty cleaners (65310), Specialized cleaners (65311), and Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents (73201). They are employed by hospitals and other health care institutions, hotels, motels, schools and other educational institutions, commercial and industrial establishments, home and office cleaning establishments and by various specialized cleaning companies.

Index of titles
Building cleaning and maintenance supervisor
Building cleaning supervisor
Carpet cleaning supervisor
Carwash supervisor
Chambermaid supervisor
Cleaner supervisor
Cleaning and maintenance supervisor
Cleaning supervisor
Custodian supervisor - cleaning services
Head caretaker
Head cleaner
Head cleaning man/woman
Head custodian
Head custodian - cleaning services
Head janitor
Housekeeping room attendant supervisor
Housekeeping supervisor
Industrial plant cleaning supervisor
Janitor supervisor
Window washer supervisor
Window washing supervisor


Main duties
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Supervise and coordinate the work of light duty, industrial or specialized cleaners and janitors
Inspect sites or facilities to ensure established safety and cleanliness standards are met
Recommend or arrange for additional services required such as painting, repair work, renovations or replacement of furnishings and equipment
Hire and train cleaning staff
Prepare work schedule and coordinate activities with those of other departments
Prepare budget, estimate costs and keep financial records
Receive payment for specialized cleaning jobs
May perform certain cleaning duties.


Employment requirements
Completion of secondary school is usually required.
Previous experience in a particular area of cleaning is usually required.
Previous supervisory experience may be required.


Additional information
Executive housekeepers (62021)
Specialized cleaners (65311)
Building maintenance supervisor (in 72014 Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers)