Housekeeper

| Weston, CT, United States

Posted Date 10/27/2020
Description

Who We Are:
We are on a mission to redefine the household staffing industry, helping both our members and staff focus on being the best they can be. Nines is an exclusive membership-based community with members willing to pay more for a premium offering, including high touch service and vetted household staff that receive training, competitive salary, benefits and more. In the process we deliver these families a superior service, bringing the hospitality experience to their home.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Perform and manage laundry needs; manage dry cleaning
  • Sort and wash laundry using machines or by hand as required
  • Iron, fold, distribute and sort clean laundry
  • Assist as needed with changing and making the bedding, adhere to schedule
  • Perform light cooking as requested
  • Fill in for occasional childcare
  • Manage inventory of pantry, replenishing when possible 
  • Gather, empty and clean trash bins daily
  • Dusting furniture, walls, machinery, and equipment  
  • Carry linens, towels, bathroom items and cleaning supplies
  • Ensure assigned areas are clean and sanitized
  • Wash, dust, polish, vacuum, and sweep assigned areas  
  • Clean sinks, tubs, showers and toilets according to prescribed sanitary standards
  • Polish fittings and fixtures, clean mirrors and windows
  • Ensure all cleaning products are available, replenishing when possible
  • Inspect linens and towels regularly, reporting when items are damaged 
  • Ensure all storage areas are clean and organized and shelves are clearly labeled  
  • Inspect cleanliness of residences from top to bottom, basement to the roof; inspecting all furniture, carpets, upholstery, floors, blinds, windows, curtains, etc. and report any damage or concerns/issues to the Estate Manager
  • Ensure cleanliness of residence(s) before and after Members’ return from travelling
  • Check the consistency of all rooms and ensuring all items are in the appropriate places and standards are met
  • Clean furniture and fixtures as directed while using only approved products
  • Organize personal items and closets as directed
  • Ability to work 5 days a week for a live-in position; separate accommodations provided

 

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of full-time experience in a private luxury estate  
  • Ability to work with high quality items (art, antiques, silverware)
  • Maintain confidentiality of Member’s private life
  • Flexible, organized, and able to manage time and exceed expectations
  • Previous childcare experience
  • Household inventory experience
  • Have previous experience working with other household staff
  • Must be able to lift up to 25lbs
  • Able to communicate (read, speak, write) in English
Job Type
Full-Time
Job Categories
Housekeeper
Compensation
$20-$30 per hour

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