Housekeeping Supervisor

From detail to excellence: join the world of housekeeping management and make a lasting impression


An executive housekeeper is a professional who manages and coordinates the housekeeping and cleanliness operations in hotels, resorts, hospitals, residential facilities and other similar establishments. They oversee the staff responsible for cleaning and maintaining guest rooms, public areas as well as other facilities to ensure they meet high standards of cleanliness and hygiene.

The executive housekeeper's responsibilities include developing and implementing cleaning protocols and procedures, training as well as supervising housekeeping staff, managing inventory along with supplies, creating budgets and ensuring compliance with safety and health regulations.

They also play a key role in maintaining good communication between different departments of the establishment including front office, maintenance as well as food and beverage to ensure seamless operations and guest satisfaction.


  • Students can either go for a bachelor’s degree in hotel management, diploma or certification course.
  • Candidates need to have an expertise in Microsoft Office Application. 
  • At least 6 months to 1 year of experience in housekeeping is required.
  • No need to clear any entrance exam.
  • No age limit is required. 

Job Roles

The field of hotel management aims to provide in-depth knowledge and enhance the skills of the students. To do such a task, the housekeeping field presents innumerable job profiles:  

  • Executive Housekeeper
  • Housekeeper
  • Housekeeping Room Attendant
  • Laundrymen
  • Cleaner
  • Front Office Associate

Employment Sector

  • Hotels
  • Resorts
  • Guest Houses
  • Tour and Travel Agencies
  • Hospitals
  • Service Industry

Top Recruiters

There are many recruiters from leading companies who enlist potential students in the hotel management field. Following are some Recruiters from where students can find an employment opportunity in India:

  • The Leela Palace Group of Hotels
  • The Taj Mahal Palace Group of Hotels
  • The Oberoi Group of Hotels
  • Umaid Bhawan Palace Group of Hotels
  • The Lodhi
  • Taj Falaknuma


The salary range may vary from company to company, but the salary of a housekeeping supervisor is very impressive in India.


Level of Salary

Annual Level Salary 

Starting Salary

Approx ₹1,90,000

Mid Level Salary

Approx ₹2,50,000 

Senior Level Salary

Approx ₹4,10,000 


  • Problem-solving skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Time Management skills
  • Communication skills


The career scope for Housekeeping Supervisors is quite promising especially in the hospitality industry. As more hotels, resorts and other hospitality facilities continue to be built and expand globally the demand for skilled and experienced Housekeeping Supervisors continues to increase.

Housekeeping Supervisors can work in various settings including hotels, resorts, hospitals, schools and other commercial or residential buildings. They can also advance to higher positions within the organisation such as Housekeeping Manager or Director of Housekeeping with experience along with additional training.

With the increasing focus on sustainability and eco-friendly practices Housekeeping Supervisors with knowledge and experience in green cleaning practices are in high demand. This specialisation can provide additional career opportunities as well as advancement.


  • Job stability
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Variety of work settings
  • Good pay
  • Essential role


  • Physically demanding
  • Working hours 
  • Dealing with difficult situations
  • High-pressure environment
  • Staff management