LAUNDRESS FOR UHNW BERKELEY, CA FAMILY (Temporary Contract – 2 to 3 Months, potential to go full time) – must be local

Executive Housekeeper, Housekeeper, Laundress
Berkeley, California, San Francisco
Posted 7 months ago

Private Laundress for UHNW Berkeley, CA Family (Temporary Contract – 2 to 3 Months)

Our busy clients are seeking an experienced and discreet Laundress to join their household as a Private Laundress. This is a contract position for 2 to 3 months, with the potential to evolve into a full-time Housekeeper role based on performance and mutual agreement.

As a Private Laundress, you will be responsible for managing the laundry needs for a family of 5, ensuring the utmost care and attention to detail. The role involves laundering, ironing, and maintaining the wardrobe and linens of the household. The successful candidate may have the opportunity to transition into a full-time Housekeeper role following the initial contract period.


  • Manage the laundering of delicate fabrics, high-end clothing, and linens with care
  • Iron and press garments according to specified requirements, paying close attention to details
  • Organize and maintain the wardrobe and linen inventory, ensuring everything is easily accessible
  • Collaborate with other household staff to ensure seamless coordination of tasks
  • Follow specific care instructions for unique and valuable clothing items
  • Maintain confidentiality and discretion in all matters related to the household


  • Proven experience as a laundress in a similar high-end or UHNW household
  • Familiarity with the care of luxury fabrics, clothing, and linens
  • Exceptional attention to detail and ability to uphold high standards
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work independently
  • Discreet and trustworthy with the ability to maintain strict confidentiality
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing schedules and household needs
  • Ability to track all clothing using the TRELLO app ( you will be trained )
  • Some sewing mending (easy/basic)
  • Able to walk and carry clothing\ up and down stairs
  • Excellent time management skills – able to track laundry and complete

This is a temporary contract position for 2 to 3 months, with the potential for a full-time role.

The role may require occasional flexibility in working hours based on household events or needs.

Salary: Will discuss with candidates

Location: Berkeley, CA (NO relocation offered)

Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm

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Employment is contingent upon verifiable references and passing a background check


Job Features

Job CategoryClosed Job
Salary$40-$45 per hour

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