Work & Purpose

Job Outlook: Building and Grounds Cleaning

Housekeeping, grounds maintenance and pest control

People working in building and grounds cleaning provide a clean environment, both inside and outside.

For the most part, there is substantial job growth … more than in most occupations.

The following profiles describe what each occupation does, the work environment, training, pay scale and employment projections for the 2010-20 decade.

Grounds maintenance workers Maids and housekeeping cleaners
Janitors and building cleaners Pest control workers

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