Job: Housekeeper, Live-In (Upper East Side, NY), New York, NY

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Job title:
Housekeeper, Live-In (Upper East Side, NY)
Job location:
New York, NY  10065 United States
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Job Description

Division: Domestic Hospitality
Ref ID: R467398696
Location:  Upper East Side, NY 
Salary: DOE 
Job Title:  Housekeeper, Live- In (Upper East Side, NY)
Job Description
Private individual seeks an experienced Live-In Housekeeper to assist with the daily operations, care and cleaning of their household. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • All aspects of general housekeeping and deep cleaning of residence; museum quality cleaning including care for fine furniture, art, antiques, etc.
  • Polishing fine surfaces; includes silver, brass, china, crystal, marble, etc.
  • Laundry and ironing of clothing and linens; packing and unpacking for frequent travel
  • Care of fine garments, use of steam press; seasonal wardrobe management
  • Management and organization of closets, pantries, etc.
  • Pet sitter duties as requested 
  • Assisting with the planning and execution of special events and dinners
  • Ensuring the meticulous appearance of residence at all times
  • Greeting guests and answering phone calls; formal service
This is a full-time position. Salary is generous but DOE.  
  • Excellent references required from current and previous employers
  • Minimum 3 years related work experience in a private home or estate as Housekeeper 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent English and communication skills; additional language skills are a plus
  • Hands on with positive attitude, high energy, and strong work ethic
  • Excellent cooking skills
  • Must love Dogs 
  • Exceptional organizational and time-management skills
  • Flexibility to work overtime, nights, and weekends if requested
  • Valid US work authorization
1 Little West 12th Street
New York NY 10014
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