A professional couple who live in a beautiful property in The Hamptons, New York, USA, are looking for two housekeepers to join their family home. You must have the legal right to work in the USA to apply for this role.
$55,000 - $75,000 gross per year depending on experience
Fully Paid Medical Benefits
Additional incentives provided with excellent performance of duties
Milage when attending the Manhattan property will be reimbursed
A professional couple, who live with their dog (no children), in the stunning Hamptons are now looking for a new member of staff. Their home in the Hamptons is their main residence. They have a second property in the Hamptons as well as a property in Manhattan.. They renovated their current property in 2019, and the impressive property is a smart home, with luxury finishes. They have a houseman, and recently had housekeepers in the property, however they are looking to find a new team of housekeepers to work in the property, reporting to their Head Housekeeper and PA.
You should be confident with all aspects of housekeeping and be able to clean and care for the home to a very high standard, with great attention to detail. You will be responsible for the daily and deep cleaning of the household and ensure it is always tidy and presentable. Making beds, cleaning bathrooms, floors and all areas of the house.
You will also be responsible for laundry, ironing, dry cleaning coordination, organising cupboards and ensuring that the home is generally well presented and cared for.
You should be happy to work as part of a team and follow direction from the head housekeeper. You should understand formal service and be happy to blend into effortless housekeeping service for the principals, with strong attention to detail. Twice a month, you will be expected to attend the townhouse in Manhattan for cleaning.
The couple's main property is in The Hamptons, New York, USA. You should be within easily commutable distance.
Monday - Friday
9am - 6pm
There may be additional days/hours required; advance notice will be provided on such occasions
You must speak a good level of English to communicate with the family.
You should be a good housekeeper, with strong attention to detail. You must enjoy working as part of a team. You are experienced in caring for different fine fabrics (clothing and furnishings): silks, woolens, vintage/antique, leather/suede, knits. You ideally have some basic sewing skills: sock darning, button sewing, small tear repair on garments
The couple are interviewing now for the right housekeepers to start ASAP. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations.
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