Experienced Housekeeper required for a multi-dwelling estate located in southwest Florida. The position is full-time, permanent and live-out. The property standard is that of a five-star luxury hotel.

 

Days of work are typically Monday to Friday, however, there will be times that additional time is required outside of the normal schedule, particularly during peak season. For example, this role will require regular weekend work during winter months.

 

The Housekeeper will report to the Executive Housekeeper who travels between properties. This means that there will be occasions when both individuals work together and other occasions when the Housekeeper works independently. There is also an Estate Manager for the property.

The ideal candidate is someone who demonstrates the highest standards of professionalism, integrity, and discretion; while also utilizing exceptional interpersonal and communication skills to develop positive working relationships with the estate’s family, estate staff, contractors, vendors, and others.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Working in concert with the Executive Housekeeper and Estate Manager, this person will be responsible for all aspects of housekeeping

  • Ensuring all daily housekeeping duties are executed to the highest level while respecting the family’s standards and being mindful and cognizant of family and guest preferences

  • Laundry and ironing

  • Liaise and provide appropriate service levels to the family and guests

  • Schedule and execute larger cleaning projects on weekly, monthly or annual basis

  • Interior cleaning of all estate dwellings

  • Ensure exterior cleaning and maintenance of all outdoor “living areas” including cleaning of patio furniture, sweeping of walkways, etc.

  • Purchasing and inventory control where applicable

  • Anticipate the needs of the family and their guests in advance of arrival and ensure that all requests are fulfilled in a timely manner

  • Ensure appropriate care of fine items such as wardrobe, artwork, and other valuables

  • Work respectfully with other household staff, contractors, vendors and others to ensure successful operation of the estate

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience as a Housekeeper for an ultra-high-net-worth family

  • Excellent housekeeping & laundry skills and knowledge of cleaning and maintaining luxury surfaces and care of fine items

  • Service oriented with strong communication skills

  • Must be gracious and able to handle difficult situations in a professional, calm solution minded manner

  • An ability to work independently and collaboratively as needed

  • Must have experience working in roles that have evolved in terms of scope, scale, duties and responsibilities

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and their own vehicle

  • Strong ability to multi-task with excellent time management

  • Demonstrated pride and enthusiasm to fulfill requirements

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Individual must have a polished and well-groomed professional appearance

  • Always exercise complete discretion and maintain confidentiality

 

Pay is commensurate with experience

Benefits

Annual Discretionary bonus

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