• Reference: #NM1343
  • Saint-Sauveur, QC, Canada
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Full Time

Housekeeper (live-in)

Reference #NM1343

Job Location

St-Sauveur, Laurentians, Quebec, Canada

Job Responsibilities of the Housekeeper

  • Responsible for the daily cleaning and maintaining the general appearance of the whole residence.
  • Care of fine furnishings, finishes and delicate surfaces including care of arts, antiques, silver and delicate items.
  • Washing, ironing, steaming and linen care, including washing delicate fabrics.
  • Making beds and ironing sheets.
  • Closet organization, always maintaining personal effects properly.
  • Polishing shoes.
  • Flower arrangements and plants management.
  • Organizing and managing household inventories.
  • Meals planning, preparation, cooking and table service.
  • Answering the doorbell, greeting of guests and visitors as well as answering the phone.
  • Supervise trades, vendors, and contractors.
  • Perform table setting and table service during events.
  • Assistance with private and social events.
  • Light gardening, lawn mowing and snow removal.
  • Possibility of occasional travels to the Caribbean for periods of ± 3 days.
  • Handling of various requests and related duties as needed.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of three (3) years similar work experience.
  • Must speak English.
  • Experience in hands-on household work and knowledge of all areas of property cleaning and organizing.
  • Flexibility to work outside of strict job description parameters.
  • Flexibility in the working hours, according to the employer’s needs.
  • Flexibility to work outside of strict job description parameters, thinking creatively about how to provide highest quality of service.
  • Flexibility to handle last minute changes.
  • Must be honest and self-starter.
  • Have the ability to work under minimal direction with an emphasis on client service.
  • Have good organizational skills and attention to details.
  • Have a strong work ethic and communication skills.
  • Ability to anticipate the needs of the employer.
  • Be professional, polished, and maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • No driving or having a car is necessary as transportation to work will be available.
  • Must have a current legal working status in Canada.
  • Must have a valid Canadian passport.

Job Salary


Job Additional Information

  • Live-in (during work days only).
  • Work days: Monday to Friday.
  • Weekdays work hours: 1:30am to 9:30pm.
  • Weekend: lunch served between 1pm and 2pm and dinner at 8:15pm.
  • No benefits provided.

Job Starting Date

As soon as possible.

Job Contact Information

Nicolas Marion, Private Staffing Specialist
Phone: 514-312-7019 ext. 223 | Toll-Free: 1-888-601-7812
Fax: 514-373-6123

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* This job description may change without notice.