Private Residence - Dallas, TX/Mabank, TX

Dallas, Mabank, Texas
Posted 3 years ago



This Property Caretaker position is for an experienced professional seeking a unique opportunity. The role is to care for a 10,000 sq ft main house, 2000 sq ft cabin, 2500 sq ft mothers house on 150 acres, interior/exterior maintenance, project management, and occasional trips to home in Dallas to perform handy-man tasks and mechanical inspections.  The property is a lake house and secondary home on Cedar Creek Reservoir.

Duties Include but are not limited to:
  • Manage daily access to the property
  • Cleaning, care, and maintenance of vehicles. Create a schedule and maintain all mechanical equipment on the property.  Including ATVs, recreational vehicles, boats, property maintenance equipment.
  • Maintaining and cleaning the garage.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot any mechanicals that fails. Provide EM and Principals proposal options to perform any repairs.
  • Ensure the property is maintained at all times and ready for Principal visits.
  • Oversee renovation projects and report to Estate Manager & Principals.
  • Find creative solutions to reoccurring issues
  • Receive fuel deliveries
  • Refuel Non-Ethanol fuel tank and Diesel as needed at local gas station.
  • Interior & Exterior lightbulb check replacement and fixture cleaning.
  • Pre-Arrival prep of main house perimeter to ensure a welcoming environment
  • Pre-Arrival and Post-Departure prep/clean/store of boats, jet skis, and tow-behind toys. Should be in a “get on and go” state of readiness.
  • Be available for walks with Mr. and/or Mrs. to discuss new and ongoing projects and report to EM.
  • Cleaning, refinishing, and repair of patio and exterior furniture
  • Weekly visits to Dallas property to perform maintenance checks, lightbulbs checks, and small projects.
  • Coordinate and work in tandem with Landscape Manager & team.
  • Boating Safety Certifications preferred.
Initial Projects Include:
  • Removal of all dead trees on the property
  • Burn backlog of debris
  • Explore economic options for mowing field off the main road
  • Cleaning & organizing equipment barn and garage
  • Manage repair of dock and boat lifts.
Key Skill Requirements:
  • Clear communication skills. Must be able to clearly speak, read and write English.
  • Impeccable references and understanding of discretion.
  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Mechanically incline (Trade Licensing will place you at the top of the list)

Job Features

Job CategoryHandy Man, Property Manager
PositionProperty Caretaker/Handy Man
Additional Benefits3 weeks PTO, 70% Medical Contribution

How To Apply


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