Window Cleaner

Cleans interior and exterior window surfaces.
Training time 3 months - 1 year
Average pay $39,552
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 2,500

What does a Window Cleaner do?

  • cleaning carpets and upholstered furniture using cleaning machines and their attachments
  • selecting and applying cleaning agents to remove stains from carpets, windows and surfaces
  • filling carpet cleaning machines with water and other cleaning agents
  • pushing pile-lifting machines over carpets and brushing pile to raise and fluff nap
  • treating carpets with soil-repellent chemicals and deodorants, and treating for pests
  • using ladders, swinging scaffolds, bosun's chairs, hydraulic bucket trucks and other equipment to reach and clean windows in multi-storey buildings
  • cleaning stone walls, metal surfaces, fascias and window frames using high pressure water cleaners and solvents

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Certificate II in Cleaning
Certificate III in Cleaning Operations