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Cook/Housekeeper, Live-In

Society Staffing New York Full-Time
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Division: Domestic Hospitality
Ref ID: R4541427730  
LocationNew York, NY
Salary: DOE
Job Title:   Cook/Housekeeper, Live-In (New York, NY)
Job Description
A Private Family Residence in New York, NY seeks an experienced live-in Cook/Housekeeper to prepare meals and oversee care of their household. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • Preparing and serving healthy, family-style meals for the principals
  • Responding to any special meal requests  
  • Responsible for all aspects of general housekeeping, deep cleaning, and household organization
  • Able to work independently and with the other staff members
  • Maintaining kitchen cleanliness and organization at all times
  • Procuring supplies, including grocery shopping, personal gift shopping, etc
  • Laundry and ironing clothing and home linens
  • Closet organization and travel packing / unpacking 
  • Museum quality cleaning of fine furniture, art, and antiques
  • Assisting with other household errands
  • Running ad-hoc tasks and assisting with any related duties
This is a full-time, live-in position. Typical schedule is 5 days per week and flexibility to work weekends. Salary is DOE. 
  • Excellent references required from current and previous employers
  • Minimum 5 years related work experience in a private home or estate
  • Very strong fluency in/command of the English language
  • Great cooking skills (family style healthy cooking)
  • Must be hands on with good attitude, high energy, and strong work ethic
  • Motivated Self-Starter
  • Exceptional organizational and time-management skills
  • Comfortable working in a home with pets & children
  • Valid driver’s license is a plus
  • Valid United States work authorization
1 Little West 12th Street
New York NY 10014
For additional employment opportunities please visit our job postings at URL blocked - click to apply
Due to the volume of employment applications received, Society Staffing is unable to respond to each application individually. Applicants will be contacted directly if selected as a candidate. Please be advised that the first round of our interview process involves a direct meeting at our Manhattan offices for all positions located in the tri-state area.

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Cook/Housekeeper, Live-In
Estimated Salary: $33K
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Society Staffing specializes in sourcing and selecting the best individuals for elite corporate and domestic positions around the World. Our esteemed reputation is a testament to years of exceptional recruitment and training needs.

A key figure in defining luxury hospitality, Chief Executive Officer Robert Wynne Parry, understands that offering a personalized service and delivering solutions in a timely manner are key to satisfying and exceeding expectations in an industry so closely related to clients’ lives, families, homes and possessions.

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