Florida, Hamptons, New York
Posted 4 years ago

Family on Upper East Side looking for an amazing live-in housekeeper to travel with them – between NYC, the Hamptons, and Florida

The position will have a base of New York City (main), The Hampton’s during summer, Florida as needed (can be for up to 8 months). A lot of travel around the US required! We are looking for a great candidate with boundless energy, ability to be flexible and move around a lot with the family, and a strong team player mentality to handle the needs of a family! Position can work up to 13 hours per day. There are 4 family members, with two children under 12 yrs old and a family dog – pet friendly is a must. Family will offer 10 days of PTO per year, and other benefits.

Strong command of English language; good communication skills, both written and verbal are required
A valid Driver’s License, with own car to travel to and from work
• Legally able to work within the United States
• Happy to travel
• Happy to wear smart clothing (not uniform) when in the principal’s home
• Minimum 5 years working in a similar role, for a similar sized property
• Exceptional organizational skills and dedication to responsibilities; above and beyond attitude with a keen eye for detail
• Excellent references required from both current and previous employers

Preferred Qualities:
• Must always be discrete – confidentiality is very important
• Friendly and accommodating
• Must have high energy to handle long days
• Must be smart, able to work solo without heavy guidance
• Must be flexible – able to adapt to guests and changes around the house
• Friendly and professional when speaking
• High attention to detail
• Able to anticipate the family’s needs
• Very organized, reliable and work focused
• Must be open to feedback
• Happy to work in a team and with other members of staff
• Loves children & dogs


  • Household cleaning – internal and external
  • Ordering supplies – online and running errands
  • Sorting mail and packages
  • Laundry – fine fabrics, bed linen, managing wardrobes
  • Cooking simple meals
  • Looking after guests
  • Overseeing tradesmen
  • Working with other team members to support the family

Interested in applying? We welcome your resume submission – please familiarize yourself with our requirements and then get in touch! FAQ Candidates 

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