House Cleaner-Gardener

New position
  • Reference: #N1487
  • Vancouver, BC V5K, Canada
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Full Time

House Cleaner-Gardener

Reference #N1487

Job Location

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Job Responsibilities of the House Cleaner-Gardener

We are looking for a part or full time housekeeper-gardener.

House Cleaning:

  • House cleaning, including vacuuming, dusting, mopping, tidying, putting things away, wash windows, etc.
  • Maintaining care and inventory of fine china, crystal, antiques, artwork & special collections.
  • Laundry, ironing, folding clothing, linens and hand washing delicate fabrics.
  • Making beds and tidy rooms.
  • Closet organization, always maintaining personal effects with sensitivity.
  • Organizing and managing household inventories.
  • Watering and maintaining indoor plants.
  • Clean dishes, loading and emptying dishwasher, hand washing delicate pots and dishes, etc.
  • Trash, compost and recycling management.


  • We envision and are willing to invest in the most wonderful garden imaginable.
  • Plan and execute all the gardening tasks for a beautiful vegetable and recreational garden.
  • About 350 sq/ft available for food production (facing south, good earth, we will share the harvest!).
  • About 800 sq/ft is a recreational garden for outdoor summer dining and kids playing.


  • Occasional grocery shopping, pick up/drop off dry cleaning, and other errands.
  • Occasional supervising contractors coming to the house to fix things.
  • Occasional house and dog sitting while we travel.
  • Occasional dog walking.
  • Handling misc. requests as needed.
  • Occasional help with creative projects.

Job Requirements

  • Must have good energy, be a happy and positive person.
  • Good English communication skills (verbal and written).
  • A green thumb. Must have genuine passion for gardening.
  • Flexibility to work outside of strict schedule.
  • Flexibility to handle last-minute changes.
  • Can work under minimal direction.
  • Have good organizational skills and attention to details.
  • Have a strong work ethic and communication skill.
  • Always keep a professional demeanor, be discreet and maintain confidentiality.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. A can provide a car for errands.
  • Must have current legal working status in Canada.
  • Must like children.
  • Must like dogs.

Job Salary

Competive, according to experience.

Job Additional Information

  • 2 weeks paid vacation.
  • Live out.
  • Work days: Monday to Friday (flexibility required).
  • Work hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (flexibility required).
  • Accessible by public transportation.

Job Starting Date

As soon as possbile.

Job Contact Information

Nicolas Marion, Private Staffing Specialist
Phone: 604.210.4575 ext. 223 | Toll-free: 1.866.201.8338
Fax: 647.484.0214

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