Manhattan, New York
Posted 1 month ago

Our client, based in New York City is seeking a Full-time live-in Monday-Friday Housekeeper to join their housekeeping team to start in January 2023. This is an informal, family residence in a large 6 story townhouse (with stairs), consisting of 2 principals, their 4 children and a small dog.This is a fully staffed house which includes 3 Housekeepers, a House Manager, a Chef and a Driver. You would live out on the weekends; local candidates required.

The family are seeking a Housekeeper with excellent standards, ability to go above and beyond, have a strong attention to detail, knowledge of cleaning products to use on a variety of surfaces. Superb laundress skills – reading labels, sorting clothing for washing and dry clean, spot treat, press and iron/steam. Child and pet friendly is essential as you will be interfacing with the children on a daily basis and may be asked to walk the dog.

A genuine, friendly and caring personality, someone who works well with other staff and does not bring drama into the home but assimilates well with an established staff is required. Helping chef with prep work may be required, setting table, clearing, serving. Helping with holiday events and decorations.

Ability to walk up/down 6 flights of stairs, have the stamina to work an 8-9 hour day carrying cleaning supplies, laundry or various things to each floor is required for this position.

Duties include (but not limited to):

  • Housekeeping – exceptional ability
  • Laundry – knowledge of fine fabrics
  • Ironing
  • Organizing
  • Tidying
  • Ad-hoc errands

Soft skills:

  • Discreet
  • Team player
  • Friendly
  • Flexible

Location: New York City (east side)

Days: 5 days per week (exact days TBD)

Hours: approx. 40 hours – flexibility needed from time-to-time; live-in Monday-Friday and LIVE-OUT on the weekends

Salary: $80-85k per year

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Salary$90,000 per year

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