Housekeeper/Cook

| Alexandria, VA, United States

Posted Date 8/26/2021
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Job Description

Housekeeper/Cook

Alexandria, VA

The Housekeeper/Cook is responsible for overseeing the housekeeping/cooking duties of the household and ensuring that everything is clean and in good order at all times. The Housekeeper/Cook must be experienced and perform a high quality of work. This position is mainly based in Alexandria, VA, but will be required to travel to the family’s other homes at times. Housing and benefits provided.

Responsibilities:

  1. Perform all traditional cleaning tasks around the home to include vacuuming, dusting, sweeping, mopping, scrubbing and polishing, both inside and outside the home as appropriate.
  2. Wash, dry, iron and simple repair of clothes and linens, including cleaning delicate materials with great care.
  3. Assist homeowner with the organization of the home including closets, cabinets, and living spaces.
  4. Monitor cleaning supplies and make sure that the home is always well stocked.
  5. Run errands such as grocery shopping, picking up dry cleaning, purchasing household supplies, etc.
  6. Cook for the family.
  7. Respond in a timely manner to any unforeseen issues that occur.
  8. Other duties at the direction of the homeowner.

 

Competencies:

  1. Self-starter – motivated to perform at a high level
  2. Real attention to detail
  3. Highly organized and ability to manage projects
  4. Extensive housekeeping experience in a residence
  5. Highest ethical standards
  6. Concierge/hospitality mentality
  7. Ability to meet multiple deadlines and prioritize accordingly
  8. Ability to work with little supervision
Job Type
Full-Time
Job Categories
Chef | Estate Manager | House Manager | Housekeeper

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