9111-Domestic cleaners and helpers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Domestic cleaners and helpers
ISCO Code: 
Job Description: 
Domestic cleaners and helpers sweep, vacuum clean, wash and polish, take care of household linen, purchase household supplies, prepare food, serve meals and perform various other domestic duties.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) sweeping, vacuum-cleaning, polishing and washing floors and furniture, or washing windows and other fixtures
  • (b) washing, ironing and mending linen and other textiles
  • (c) washing dishes
  • (d) helping with preparation, cooking and serving of meals and refreshments
  • (e) purchasing food and various other household supplies
  • (f) cleaning, disinfecting and deodorising kitchens, bathrooms and toilets
  • (g) cleaning windows and other glass surfaces.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Charworker (domestic)
- Domestic cleaner


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Hotel cleaner - 9112
- Domestic housekeeper - 5152
- Hand launderer - 9121
- Street sweeper - 9613

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