A lead housekeeper is needed for a prominent estate in Miami, FL! (Starting Salary: $60/hour + full benefits)! *LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY*

Private family seeking experienced full-time Lead Housekeeper for a luxury estate in the Miami, FL area.

We are looking for a team player with excellent people skills, a straightforward communication style and the ability to reflect the family’s values when interacting with others.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience taking care of a large, high-end home. They will thrive in a positive culture of high standards, and in a collaborative and fast-paced work environment. Attention to detail, flexibility, and adaptability to change in routines must be embraced daily. The position requires an elevated level of organization, attention to detail, and well-developed intuition. It also requires discretion, maturity, and overall good judgment.

Confidentiality and discretion are of paramount importance.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Lead Housekeeper will oversee the housekeeping staff and report directly to the Estate

Manager. Typical tasks will include, but are not limited to:

•   Collaborating and working side by side with the team and setting clear expectations for housekeepers.

•    Regular specialty cleaning, upkeep, and maintenance of living spaces and furnishings.

•    Ability to perform museum-quality cleaning with proficiency in special surfaces (wood, glass, leather, furniture, antiques, silver, fine artwork, etc.).

•    Making beds and changing bed linens.

•    Provide thoughtful care for the principals’ clothing and wardrobes including laundry, steaming, and dry-cleaning management.

•    Closet management and organization.

•    Assist with travel packing/unpacking.

•    Making purchases online and in person, including groceries and running errands.

•    Maintaining inventories of household items, including client preferences and back of house stock.

•    Assisting in preparing for events of all sizes.

•    Assist with client service, including setting up areas for client use, including table setting and decor, and working with the team to rearrange rooms.

•    ”Pitching-in” and helping co-workers with their job duties while always being a team

player.

•    Other duties, special requests and projects as requested.

Qualifications:

•    Ability to work with the highest degree of confidentiality.

•    Minimum 5+ years related experience working in a large private home in a similar role.

•    Must be resourceful and able to research and procure items on the internet.

•    Experience with data devices and communicating with smartphones.

•    Fluent in English verbally and written.

•    Willingness to work occasionally weekends/evenings as needed.

•    Valid, unrestricted driver’s license and reliable transportation.

•    Authorized to work in the United States.

•    Successful completion of a thorough background investigation and reference check.

Schedule:

This is a non-exempt full-time position. Candidate must be flexible and willing to work weekends and potentially on Holidays. Schedule is generally (5) days a week (Monday-Friday) while the client and/or guests are not on-site. When clients are in the residence, hours will increase/change as needed just before, during and after principals are in residence; long hours should be expected during these times.

Physical Requirements:

•   Must be able to lift up to fifty pounds with or without reasonable accommodation.

•   Must be able to work prolonged periods standing, walking, bending, and lifting.

•   Must be able to climb and descend stairs and ladders safely.

Compensation

Factors that may be used to determine your actual salary may include a wide array of things including: your specific skills and experience, geographic location, or other related factors. The starting pay for this position is between $57.00 and $60.00 Per Hour + full benefits

Job Category: Executive Housekeeper lead housekeeper
Job Type: Full Time Live-Out
Job Location: Florida Miami

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