Young chambermaid wiping dust from countertop in bathroom

Part Time Housekeeper Chicago, Illinois (Lincoln Park)

Part Time
Chicago, Illinois 60614

A fun-loving, personable couple, with a 9 month old son, is seeking a part time professional Housekeeper for their condo in Chicago, Illinois. (Lincoln Park)

The schedule is: Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings (very flexible as to start and end time). 15 hours/week guaranteed.

They describe their ideal candidate as: one who takes pride in their job, has good listening skills, able to synthesize instructions and carry them out efficiently and accurately, fluent in English, able to ask questions when unsure, very organized and able anticipates needs.  Three+ years Housekeeping experience preferred as experience is an asset, previous experience in housekeeping in a high-end hotel is a huge bonus. Kind, yet hard working, able to help keep home clean to the highest standard possible. Home has multiple exotic surfaces, must understand specific care methodology so that nothing is damaged. (Principal will provide that information). Familiar with laundry and recognizing the types of fabrics so not to damage what isn’t sent to dry cleaning. Willing to help keep family organized by learning  needs and communicate which items need to be replenished beyond cleaning products. Self starter that can take initiative. Must be Covid vaccinated.

The duties include:

-clean home, deep clean monthly, maintain regularly (dusting, floors, interior windows, bathrooms, bedrooms, other rooms, baseboards, kitchen etc..)
– take out trash and recycling regularly
–  adults laundry, fold and put away- clothing, linens and towels, iron/steam if and when necessary
– change sheets weekly
– change towels bi-weekly
– thorough clean of appliances monthly
– clean out fridge and freezer as necessary
– keep home organized
– maintain cleaning supply stock and anticipate refill needs, which also includes paper supplies and food supplies

Compensation is: $30.00 – $35.00/hour.

Role starts: ASAP/Flexible

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.