Washington DC Domestic & Nanny Agency

Full Time Live In or Live Out Housekeeper Alpine, New Jersey

Full Time
Alpine , New Jersey 07620

Location: Alpine, New Jersey, 07620

Start: ASAP

Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm

Children: 2 young adult boys (17 and 18) Animals: 2 golden retrievers and 1 beagle

Compensation: $80,000-100,000 per year – depending on experience

A private family is seeking a detail-oriented, trustworthy and professional individual to serve as a Housekeeper for its 25,000 sf estate home. This full-time position which can be live in or live out. The Housekeeper will be responsible for performing a variety of daily cleaning activities. Candidates must possess at least three consecutive years’ experience as a housekeeper, a great attitude and stellar references. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Housekeeping for high end home
  • Monthly deep clean of home including windows, floors and all surfaces
  • Laundry, folding and ironing of linens required 
  • Organize drawers and straighten closets 
  • Execute daily, weekly, monthly scheduled cleaning of rooms in the home
  • Maintain a clean and sanitary kitchen area
  • Clean and sanitize bathrooms
  • Vacuum and spot clean carpets and rugs as needed
  • Sweep and mop hard floors
  • Make beds daily and change linens
  • Pick up and organize family living areas
  • Light meal preparation if requested
  • Errands – occasionally picking up groceries, etc
  • Assist with set-up service and clean up after meals

Qualifications: 

  • Maintain a high level of performance at all times

  • Ability to maintain discretion (confidentiality agreement is required)
  • Develop and maintain solid working relationships with family and other team members
  • Positive attitude and ability to handle responsibilities with ease and calm demeanor

Requirements: 

  • High energy household, lots of running around up and down stairs
  • Up for challenges
  • A minimum of three years’ experience in a housekeeping role. Seeking longevity (e.g., 2-5+ year commitment)
  • Excellent references and background check 
  • Punctuality and good attendance 
  • Must be a US citizen and/or permanent US resident

Required Qualifications

Candidates must be at least 21 years old.
Related work experience is required along with verifiable references. Candidates may have a broad range of experience, but it MUST pertain to the position you are applying for. We require at least 2-3 verifiable references. Letters of recommendation from previous employers are preferred.
A driver’s license is required for most positions and a motor vehicle investigation is completed prior to placement.
A criminal background investigation is completed on all candidates prior to placement.
All candidates must furnish proof of US citizenship or eligibility to work as a legal alien.
Typically, candidates must be willing to commit for at least 1 year with a family. Occasionally, temporary and summer placements are requested.