Job: Housekeeper, Upper East Side, NY

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General Information


Job title:
Housekeeper
Job location:
Upper East Side, NY  99999 United States
Requisition code:
HK-335
Date posted:
09/10/2019
Job type:
Full-Time
Compensation:
Salary: $30 - $35 per hour

Benefits: 2 weeks paid vacation
Job Category:
Housekeeper

Job Description


Private New York couple seeks an experienced Housekeeper, to assist in the full-service cleaning of their residence. This is a Full-Time position, consisting of a five-day workweek, primarily Monday through Friday, from 8:00am to 4:00pm with flexibility to work additional hours as needed. The ideal candidate should be extremely detail oriented, have strong knowledge of deep cleaning services in addition to primary housekeeping duties, and a proactive attitude towards keeping the home in pristine order. Additionally, the candidate MUST LOVE DOGS, as the family requires pet care for the small dog.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Ability to perform museum-quality cleaning with proficiency in special surfaces (antiques, crystal, china, silver, brass, stone, marble, fabric/upholstery, artwork, and other specialty surfaces)
• All aspects of general housekeeping and deep cleaning of residence
• Grocery shopping for the family and residence; ensuring proper groceries are in stock at all times
• Washing, ironing and folding linens, towels and clothing; managing items sent out for professional care
• Assisting with packing and unpacking for moving and travel; wardrobe maintenance and organization
• Management and organization of all closets, pantries, and storage areas
• Maintaining residence for guest readiness at all times
• Willingness to run routine errands such as doing laundry, dry cleaner, groceries etc.
• Additional Housekeeping duties as needed and requested by the family

Job Requirements


• Strong command of English language; outstanding communication skills both written and verbal
• Excellent references required from both current and previous employers
• Minimum 5-7+ years related experience working as a Housekeeper in a private home(s)
• Exceptional organizational skills and dedication to responsibilities
• Thorough knowledge of deep household cleaning and storage organization
• Willing and able to provide pet care; couple has a dog
• Polished, poised, and professional in both mindset and manner; use of utmost discretion at all times
• Legally able to work in the United States
(Job number: 3856542)
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