Job: Domestic couple, Johannesburg, Johannesburg

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General Information

Job title:
Domestic couple
Job location:
Johannesburg, Johannesburg  MMMMM South Africa
Requisition code:
993 SA
Date posted:
Job type:
Job Category:
Domestic Couple

Job Description

Executive couple residing in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, require the services of a Domestic Couple to manage their private residence and all it's services on a luxury estate.

Housekeeping, cleaning, errands, service provider management, staff scheduling, cooking, serving and driving duties will be required within flexible hours. The candidates should have a good command of English, and a good level of cooking skills.

This live-in position is offered with a fully furnished apartment on the property, including a private bedroom and bathroom with kitchen and lounge. (Utilities included)

Shared Duties and responsibilities

Keeping residence clean and tidy (bedrooms, bathrooms, entertainment areas, dining rooms, verandas, lounges, decks and kitchens...)
Daily duties including housekeeping, washing of windows, cleaning terraces and swimming pool
Cleaning of walkways, driveways and homes exterior areas
Progress reports and informing principles of any unexpected situations
Making beds and the preparation of rooms before the arrival of the family and family guests
Laundry and ironing
Taking care of VIP wardrobe
Daily cooking of Lunch and Dinner, and Breakfast when required
Inventory and list control for pantry
Proper use of cleaning chemicals
Inventory and shopping for groceries and cleaning agents
Caring of valuable items such as silverware, antiques and works of art
Taking care of residence during the absence of the family
Running errands when required
Assisting with table service and preparing for receptions both formal and informal

Extra information

Schedule is flexible for 6 days/ per week
Salary based on experience and qualifications for the right candidate.
Trial period - 1 month included in the 3 month probation.

Job Requirements


3 years' experience working as a domestic couple in a private residence
Fluent English
Cooking skills & qualifications for at least one candidate
Valid South African driving license
Dynamic, friendly yet professional person with kind and honest attributes who values the discretion required
(Job number: 3801155)
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