Executive Housekeeper, Housekeeper, Laundress
Posted 2 weeks ago


We are seeking highly skilled and experienced Housekeepers for full-time positions at a semi-formal UHNW estate in Woodside, CA. The ideal candidate will be responsible for performing daily cleaning and maintenance tasks to the highest standards, ensuring all rooms are impeccably clean and well-maintained. The Housekeeper will be proactive, meticulous, and will jump in wherever there is something to be done; ideal candidates will have a can-do attitude, someone who is good with self-supervision but can also work under the Lead Housekeeper and collaborate with the team. Laundry will be a part of this position: as a laundress, you will manage all laundry tasks, including washing, ironing, and steaming delicate fabrics, using a press machine, and maintain the existing wardrobe organization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Cleaning and Maintenance:
    • Perform daily cleaning and maintenance of the estate to the highest standards
    • Ensure all rooms are impeccably clean, organized, and thoroughly maintained
    • Clean and care for high-end furnishings, surfaces, and fixtures, rugs, fine finishes, garden furniture
  • Laundress Duties:
    • Manage all laundry tasks, including washing, ironing, and steaming delicate fabrics
    • Care for high-end clothing, linens, and household fabrics
    • Maintain wardrobe organization and closet management
    • Use a press machine (you will be trained)
  • Communication:
    • Communicate effectively and promptly via phone and other electronic devices (WhatsApp, etc.)
    • Maintain clear and concise communication with the family and other staff members
  • Proactive Management:
    • Act as your own manager by taking initiative in identifying tasks that need to be done
    • Anticipate the family’s needs and preferences and act accordingly
  • Team Collaboration:
    • Work collaboratively with other housekeepers and household staff to ensure smooth operations
    • Support and assist team members in various tasks and projects
    • Ability to work under a Lead Housekeeper
  • Organization and Inventory:
    • Maintain an organized and efficient household environment
    • Conduct regular inventory checks of household supplies and manage reordering as needed
    • Report any items that require replacement, including cleaning supplies, family items, dry goods, paper goods, etc.
  • Floral Arrangements:
    • Actively source flowers from the residence’s garden and put arrangements in the kitchen or other areas
    • Create and maintain fresh floral arrangements throughout the estate
    • Ensure floral displays are aesthetically pleasing and appropriate for various settings and events
  • Learning and Development:
    • Demonstrate a desire to learn and grow within the role
    • Stay updated on best practices for high-end housekeeping and laundress duties


  • Proven experience as a housekeeper in a UHNW estate or similar environment
  • Exceptional cleaning, laundry, and organizational skills
  • Ability to manage time effectively and prioritize tasks
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to use electronic devices proficiently
  • A proactive and self-motivated approach to work
  • Ability to work well both independently and as part of a team
  • Experience with floral arrangements
  • High attention to detail and a commitment to excellence
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to the family’s needs and preferences


  • $55-$65 per hour DOE
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • A supportive and respectful working environment

Employment is contingent upon passing a full background and reference check.

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Job Features

Job CategoryOpen Job
Salary$55-$65 per hour DOE
BenefitsComprehensive benefits package

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