House Couple

New position
  • Reference: #N1441
  • Montreal, QC H3S, Canada
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Full Time

House Couple

Reference #N1439

Job Location

Outremont, Quebec, Canada

Job Responsibilities of the House Couple


  • General house cleaning, including vacuuming, dusting, mopping, tidying, putting things away, wash windows, etc.
  • Maintaining care & inventory of fine china, crystal, artwork & special collections.
  • Keep spaces clean and tidy.
  • Laundry, ironing, folding clothing, linens and washing delicate fabrics.
  • Making beds.
  • Tidy rooms daily.
  • Closet organization, always maintaining personal effects properly.
  • Packing, unpacking and transport of suitcases.
  • Flower arrangement and plant management.
  • Organizing and managing household inventories.


  • Planning, preparation and cooking of healthy meals.
  • Cleaning, organizing and keeping the cleanliness standards of the kitchen, pantries, cupboards and refrigerator.


  • Day to day running of the main and secondary properties to maintain standards and efficiency.
  • Light work and minor renovations.
  • Handyman services.
  • Identify maintenance needs and repair projects.


  • Driving the principals to various appointments and functions.
  • Overall vehicles management, including storing, mechanical inspections and maintenance, fueling, washing, etc.


  • Answering the doorbell (control entries/exits), greeting of guests and visitors as well as answering the phone.
  • Supervise trades, vendors, and contractors.
  • Occasional assistance with private and social events.
  • Running household and personal errands.
  • Travel to the different properties as required (country residence, United States, Europe).
  • Perform various errands.
  • Responding to emergencies.
  • Handling general requests as needed.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of three (3) years similar work experience.
  • Good French communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Experience in hands-on household work and knowledge of all areas of property cleaning, maintenance and organization.
  • Flexibility to work outside of strict job description parameters.
  • Flexibility in the working hours, according to the employer’s needs.
  • Flexibility to handle last-minute changes.
  • Must have a sense of initiative.
  • Can work under minimal direction.
  • Have good organizational skills and attention to details.
  • Have a strong work ethic and communication skill.
  • Be professional, polished, discreet, and always maintain confidentiality.
  • Be physically fit and able to reach and lift medium weight objects (e.g. 30lbs to 50lbs).
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
  • Must have a current legal working status in Canada
  • Smoke-free environment.

Job Salary

According to experience.

Job Additional Information

  • 2 weeks paid vacation.
  • Live-in or Live-out
  • Work days: 5 days a week.
  • Group insurance plan/benefit provided.

Job Starting Date

As soon as possible.

Job Contact Information

Nicolas Marion, Private Staffing Specialist
Phone: 514.312.7019 ext. 223 | Toll-free: 1.866.201.8338
Fax: 514.373.6123

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