Houston, Texas
Posted 2 years ago

Location: Houston, TX (River Oaks area)

Title:  Housekeeper / Chef

Schedule: Typically, Monday – Friday 7am – 3PM (some weekends or holidays as needed)

Compensation:  $25 – $30/hour

Benefits: Medical and Dental, Bonus Available


Well established large luxury residence in Rover Oaks is looking to replace one of their long-tenured staff that is leaving.  The home is 20,000 sq. ft with just Mr. & Mrs. and two small pets.  Household is fully staffed with a House Manager, 2 additional Housekeepers, a Houseman, a Cook and a Facilities Manager.  The ideal candidate will have well documented experience working in housekeeping for large, multi-staffed homes with a history of longevity.

This candidate’s area of responsibility will be cleaning and maintaining the Kitchen area and be responsible for daily cooking and groceries shopping as needed for provided recipes.


  • 5 years industry experience
  • Non-Smoker
  • Valid driver’s license with clean record
  • Capable of passing extensive background check, BAI interview, and Social Media check.
  • Ability to identify issues and address independently
  • Strong communicator, both written and verbal
  • Ability to cultivate a harmonious work environment.
  • High level of discretion, loyalty, integrity, and honesty
  • Highly organized & excellent eye for detail.
  • Meticulous sense of organization and attention to detail
  • Team player, a great communicator who is not afraid to ask questions and is open to constructive criticism
  • Punctual, reliable, proactive, and a self-starter


Duties & Key Success Factors

  • Travel to Maine as requested during summer months. (2-3 weeks at a time)
  • General floor care, dusty sweeping, mopping, vacuuming,
  • Laundry including washing, folding, and ironing clothes
  • Kitchen cleaning including washing drying and putting away dishes when there are dirty dishes out
  • Making beds and changing the linens
  • Restocking personal care products toilet paper, etc.
  • Picking up toys in the pool room when needed.
  • General organizing
  • Running errands
  • Grocery shopping
  • Preparing meals when needed
  • Taking care of pets
  • Bathroom cleaning
  • Polishing
  • Surface cleaning
  • Assist with parties and events at Estate
  • Flower arrangements when needed
  • Maintain House plants and greenery
  • Maintain Inventory list
  • Deep cleaning

Other Considerations

Pets are one cat and one bird.

Most of the current staff has 5 – 15 years of tenure with the home.

Physical Requirements
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds
  • Frequent bending, stooping, and stretching
  • Ability to negotiate a multi-story house with stairs many times a day
  • Ability to use a ladder up to 6’


Job Features

Job CategoryChef, Housekeeper

How To Apply


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