Full Time Live In Housekeeper Upper East Side, Manhattan
HNW family with 6-year-old child is seeking a Full-Time Live-In Executive Housekeeper for a semi-formal home in Upper East Side, Manhattan.
Other Staff: Housekeeper, Nanny and Personal Assistant.
The Live In Housekeeper will be based in a 6-story Townhouse on the Upper East Side and must be willing to travel with the family in the summer to their homes in Orange County, NY (July) and in Southampton, NY (August). Car provided for work use.
Candidate would return to the UES townhouse on the weekends in the summer.
Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, flexibility for occasional weekends preferable.
*3+ years of experience as a private housekeeper for a HNW family
*Proficient in English and able to communicate easily (including via text)
*Excellent listening skills, discreet
*Self-starter, physically fit (able to easily go up 6 flights of stairs)
*Positive thinker, proactive, observant, able to work independently
*Team mentality, able to be flexible as needed
*Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record
*Must have checkable references
*Must pass stringent background check (criminal, financial, driving record, etc.)
Duties Include (but not limited to):
*Cleaning and Organizing
*Laundry with Ironing
*Organization of closets and home office spaces
*Plan weekly menu, including grocery shopping and cooking
*Inventory Management of household supplies
*Running other errands as needed
*Pet care (cats/small dog)
*Manage second housekeeper to complete tasks
*Occasional serving of dinner
*Occasional child care if coverage needed (age 6 – dinner, bedtime)
Pay and Benefits:
*Health Insurance (after 1 month of Full Time employment)
*2 weeks paid vacation annually – dates to be mutually agreed upon, generally to be taken when the family travels abroad