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Estate Housekeeper: $52k to $73k + Bonus & Benefits

Excellence Services, LLC Atherton, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $25 to $35 Hourly
  • Full-Time
$52,000 to $72,800 + Benefits. DOE.
Up to 20% performance based Bonus.

Estate Housekeeper
Full-Time, M-F 8:30am-5:00pm
Live Out - Atherton, CA
Competitive Compensation, and Benefits after successful completion of 90-day Introductory Period

Private Estate family is looking for an experienced Estate Housekeeper. The ideal candidate will be service-oriented, proactive, and can take direction and action from Executive Housekeeper with a “can do” attitude and consistently maintain the highest level of standards and efficiency. Must be able to follow and adhere to policies and procedures.
● Principal’s First
Ability to stay focused on meeting and exceeding Highly Private Principals/Clients needs
● Learn from mistakes
Able to admit mistakes upfront and seeks the truth. Learns and grows from mistakes. Makes thoughtful choices and provides solutions to avoid future mistakes. Keeps improving.
● Conscientious
Finishes duties mindfully, effectively and promptly.
● Dedication
Shows a deep commitment to the role and people.
● Accountable
Takes ownership of tasks and time for Due diligence.
● Independent
Thinks and acts independently.
● Resilience
Does not complain or shy away from assigned work. Confronts difficulties with a positive outlook. When the going gets tough the tough get going.

● Extensive experience in cleaning luxury homes
● Can show flexibility and go the extra mile when needed to get the job done
● Good knowledge and experience in the care of fine finishing’s, special surfaces and how to work around high-end artwork and antiques
● Understands clearly which products work and ones that are not appropriate
● Must have experience with steaming, ironing and caring of luxury fine linens and delicate fabrics
● Able to respond to requests in a timely fashion and follow through until completed
● Can graciously accept feedback and apply lessons learned
● Physical stamina and mobility including ability to reach, kneel, squat, crouch, bend and crawl
● Ability to lift, push and pull required load (approximately 30 lbs)
● Able to stand for long periods of time
● Able to work in both large and confined spaces
● Able to track tasks using Google Sheets, Docs and Apps
● Clean furniture and fixtures as directed while using only approved products
● Organize personal items and closets as directed
● Assist as needed with changing and making the bedding, adhere to time schedule
● Dust furniture, walls, machinery, and equipment
● Carry linens, towels, bathroom items and cleaning supplies from room to room in caddy. Keep caddies cleaned and restocked
● Maintain all assigned areas in a clean and sanitary condition
● Wash, dust, polish, vacuum, and sweep assigned areas
● Clean sinks, tubs, showers and toilets according to prescribed sanitary standards
● Polish fittings and fixtures, clean mirrors and windows
● Iron, fold and distribute clean laundry
● Sort and wash laundry using machines or by hand as required
● Inspect regularly the furniture, carpets, upholstery, floors, blinds, windows, curtains, etc. in assigned areas, and report any damage or concerns/issues to the Executive Housekeeper
● Ensure all cleaning equipment & housekeeping tools are maintained and in good working order and are being properly cared for
● Gather, empty and clean trash bins daily
● Exterior cleaning, patio, cabana, balconies, etc.
● Maintain a professional appearance and uniform standards
● Oversee vendors in assigned areas, with House Manager’s direction
● Actively observe and report timely anything requiring immediate attention
● Listen well, take notes and respond timely to requests
● Answer door and phones

● Must be Fluent in English with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
● 5+ years of related professional experience working in a high-level private home in a similar role or capacity
● Excellent verbal references required from both current and previous employers
● Valid Driver’s License; confident and responsible driver
● Must pass background check
● Must be legally able to work in the United States

Excellence Services, LLC


Atherton, CA
94027 USA

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