Senior Caretaker - Private Residential Estate

| Darien, CT, United States

Posted Date 11/15/2023

Groundsman/Caretaker ~ Requires 2-5 years (minimum)experience working on private estate

  • Handyman tasks for interior and exterior of home
  • Walk through daily to check furnace, water pipes, run taps, flush toilets
  • Water all plants , pots
  • Maintain outside grounds
  • Removal of garbage from main house daily including weekends
  • Acquire bids for work to be performed by outside contractors
  • Coordinate and supervise all outside contractors
  • Maintain appearance of driveway and lawns (includes blowing leaves, removing debris, sticks etc
  • Maintain golf green and sand traps
  • Work with gardener to ensure flower beds and ornamental trees and bushes are properly cared for
  • Swimming pool (empty filters, and work with pool service company)
  • Storing and setting up all outdoor furniture at main house and pool
  • Boats – Upkeep, Seasonal – cleanings, batteries etc,  Liaison with marina (docks, lines)

  • INCLUDES: Driver – airport, errands, kids to school, misc

Additional Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and supervise daily/weekly projects
  • Manage Fedex, UPS and all deliveries
  • Storage - Manage inventory, Cleaning
  • Back up to cleaning: Wash windows, Gym cleaning, Polishing
  • All odd jobs when needed
  • NYC apartment – Upkeep, Liaison with property mgmt.
  • Cars & Scooters - Upkeep – cleaning, Service appointments
  • Events – assist when employer hosts events

Job Type: Full-time

Pay:      DOE

Benefits: vacation time, health insurance


Full time with required flexible schedule, weekends during Spring / Summer seasons, and occasional holidays

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Chauffeur | Groundskeeper | Houseman | Property Maintenance or Manager
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