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HIRING: Domestic Couple for a lakefront home in Sacramento

Belle Maison Agency is now seeking an experienced Domestic Couple for an informal residence located in the Sacramento area. The successful applicants will be responsible for the domestic/handy operation of the residence and are seeking a long-term (5+ years) placement

Responsibilities:

  • Management of daily housekeeping, including hands-on support while the 2 part-time housekeepers are off which includes dusting, vacuuming, bathroom cleaning and care of fine furnishings, fixtures, fabrics, finishes, and surfaces for 8,000 sq ft home
  • If needed daily laundry, ironing and steaming; wardrobe management, packing and unpacking
  • Special projects include, but not limited to, quarterly deep cleans, household cupboard and closet cleaning and reorganization
  • Preparing some meals; this includes menu planning with the principal and kitchen clean-up afterward
  • Planning and assisting with private dinners and social gatherings at the home
  • Household inventory and grocery shopping
  • Excellent communication skills, politely and professionally greet guests, answer the telephone and record messages, receive packages
  • Management and supervision of vendors and trades for regular maintenance, seasonal maintenance and other special projects
  • Management and monitoring of household mechanical systems as well as household inventories and security while the principal is away
  • Occasional driving duties, including airport pick-up and drop-offs
  • Other duties as required from time to time
    All handyman needs, if work is out of the scope of handyman, then calling vendors to bid and do job.
    Excellent management of outside vendors and housekeepers/landscapers/poolman. Maintain and establish good relationships with vendors always keeping the principals in mind when dealing with vendors and representing them well.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent housekeeping and laundry skills; correct use of products and methods for fine finishes, fixtures, surfaces and fabrics
  • Must possess excellent time management skills, be punctual, courteous, possess keen attention to detail and follow through on all projects assigned
  • Applicants should be energetic and able to anticipate the needs of Principals
  • Must maintain privacy and confidentiality at all times, exercising diplomacy, discretion and respect of boundaries
  • Must have a driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the United States

Compensation :

  • DOE, Payroll, Medical benefits

Accommodations:

  • The principals prior 4 bedroom residence in the same neighborhood. Applicants with children are welcome to apply!!