Housekeeper - £25K
Marlin Recruitment is currently seeking a self-motivated and hardworking Housekeeper to join a UHNW Private Residence in Surrey. All candidates must have a minimum of five years experience working in Private Household or luxury 5* Hotels, and must have a driving license with their own transport to be considered for the role.
- To clean to the highest degree ensuring standards remain consistent and in a ‘state of readiness’. This includes but is not limited to:
- Keeping all hallways, staircases and lifts clean and tidy. Washing down, dusting, polishing, vacuum cleaning, sweeping and mopping with the correct products and equipment.
- Keeping all bathrooms clean and tidy such as baths, showers, lavatories, tiles, mirrors, vanity units and floors.
- Keeping all kitchens clean and tidy, washing dishes, pans, ovens, hobs, cupboards, floors and shelves.
- Whilst the family are out of residence – to conduct system checks across all amenities and conduct thorough ‘deep cleans’ of all areas.
Responsible for pre-arrival set-ups, during stay services, departure deep cleaning, and low season housekeeping maintenance as directed by Management.
Responsible for the opening and closing of the property – disarming alarms at the start of a shift and setting of the alarms at the end of a shift, reporting any unauthorised personnel to Housekeeping Office.
To process all large quantities of laundry for pick-up and drop-off, with discrepancies reported to the Supervisor, and fully checked on return.
Responsible for the upkeep of all housekeeping equipment, including assistance with stock-take and safety checks of all electrical appliances.
Ensure the crockery, cutlery and table linen stores are monitored and maintained effectively, and any damages/stains to carpets or soft furnishings be reported to your Supervisor immediately.
To attend to guest requests promptly and efficiently, ensuring to keep your Supervisor informed of any extra requests.
Responsible for the placing of food orders through the Housekeeping office when clients are in residence, and checking the quality and quantity upon receipt of delivery.
Attend to Principals requests and personal shopping needs in an efficient and prompt manner, including assistance with all aspects of wardrobe management.
To ensure any personal items left in the property, are dealt with in the correct manner, and all house pets are well taken care of.
To ensure personal appearance is kept neat and tidy at all times. Jewellery is kept to a minimum.
Responsible for the cleanliness of the uniform provided, and company mobile phones.
To adhere to strict code of conduct and confidentiality, and carry out any other reasonable requests as directed by management.
To comply with all Health and Safety regulations and ensure a professional approach is undertaken in performing duties when interacting with clients, colleagues and external suppliers.
To be flexible with working rotating shifts including weekends and Bank Holidays.
This role would suit an honest and courteous individual with an eye for detail and an ability to provide a 6-star hospitality experience.
When applying for this role, please make sure you meet all the minimum requirements for the position. Please can you ensure that you send an up-to-date CV.
Please note due to the high volume of responses we receive for each position, we may not always get back to you immediately with a response, but will do our very best to get in contact as soon as possible.