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Job location: Palm Beach, FL  33480 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 06/07/2017
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: up to 120-125k/yr
Job Category:Domestic Couple
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Job Description

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UHWN family seeking a couple who are superb in service to live-in and work out of their homes in East Hampton and Palm Beach, Florida
Adult couple with 3 children out of the home and one still at home (14 yrs old), are in need of a professional couple with excellent housekeeping and service/serving skills to live-in at the family’s homes and move with them when they travel to each location.
East Hampton – couple will live-in all summer long from early Memorial weekend (before) until just after Labor Day. There is an additional housekeeper at this home and one more is hired when there are extra guests. This is a VERY busy house in the summer as couple entertains a lot. There is a separate house off property approximately 15 minutes away which couple would share with owner’s brother and another staff member. Couple will have their own bed/bathroom. Couple must have their own car to drive (and both
must drive).
Palm Beach, Florida – this 40k sf home is extremely active when couple are snow birding. Typically couple will live here for entire winter however, the family may only spend around 6 weeks there. Couple will be expected to be there before Thanksgiving and until after the winter ends. Private separate cottage which couple will have to themselves. There are 3 other full time housekeepers at this property.
Family own an estate in New Jersey and an apartment in New York city which the couple would NOT be expected to work out of except possibly a handful of times.

Both must drive
Both must do deep and daily housekeeping, windows, moving furniture, serving
Excellent with managing events and large parties – always being visible to the principals and taking care of guests’ needs
Formal service experience would be helpful
Housekeeper must be skilled laundress as well – or excellent with handling laundry
The housekeeper position would oversee other housekeeping staff and manage the interior of the property from a service standpoint. There is a property manager at each property and one main estate manager. Must be able to lead, do scheduling, prioritizing the needs of the family and home. Someone good with directing a team of HK’s
Proactive, self-managing, setting up cleaning schedules when clients are not in town (there will be a lot of downtime to manage when clients are not in town)
Team players, positive attitudes, thick skinned, experienced, laundry is very important
Outgoing, good with teenage children, easy to work with
Long hours when principals are on property
Salary up to $125k. NO benefits offered. Housing offered/no car.
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Job Requirements

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Must have service experience, fine dining, events, laundry and full charge housekeeping. Oversee teams of other housekeepers. Work long hours when family are on property. Be flexible, able to travel.
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