Housekeeper

Philadelphia,
PA
19118
Housekeeper
Full Time, Live In, Live Out
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Job ID: 16393066
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Private couple currently residing in Chestnut Hill, PA is in search of an experienced and dedicated Housekeeper to work with their family Monday through Friday, full time. The position can be live in or live out. The family will provide a private room with kitchenette. 

Duties will include daily cleaning of their 13,000 square foot home, doing laundry, wardrobe care, changing linens, checking home inventory, and very simple meal prep. They also need pet care for their two midsize labradoodles.

The couple is downsizing and moving to a Center City apartment by the summer (3,000 square feet), but hope for the person they hire to want to be with their family very long term. Duties once they down size will be light cleaning, laundry for 2 people, unpack packages, and dry cleaning. Keep kitchen and fridge organized.

The family has a couple that comes for deep cleaning 4 days/week.

The best fit for this family will be someone high functioning and easy to communicate with. Pleasant to be around. Can act independently.Able to deal with other staff (not necessarily daily). Likes dogs. Also, must be flexible to travel to The Hamptons with the family if needed. 

Current housekeeper is retiring after being with the family for 12 years. 

Requested Duration: 10 years or more

Position Responsibilities

  • Housekeeping: Shared Housekeeping Required,
  • Cooking: Help Start/Prep for Dinner,
  • Laundry: Family Laundry,
  • Errands: Dry Cleaners; Post Office,Etc.
  • Driving: Preferred, Not Required

Position Requirements

  • Work Hours: M-Fri, 40 hours/week
  • Experience: At least 7-10 years of similar experience
  • References: Minimum of 2 References
  • Background: Pass stringent background checks and drug testing upon offer of hire
  • Personality Traits: See above

Position Compensation

  • Salary: $40-$50/hour; depending on experience
  • Living Accommodations: Live In or Live Out
  • Vacation: Yes
  • Health Insurance: Yes

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