DOMESTIC COUPLE

St Mortiz, Switzerland

Contract:
Full TIme

Accommodation:
One bedroom apartment, private and self contained within the main house.

Salary:
Negotiable based on experience

Job Ref:
HU3788

Job Categories:
Butler Jobs
Cook Jobs
Domestic Couple Jobs
Driver Jobs
Housekeeper Jobs

DOMESTIC COUPLE – BUTLER-HOUSEKEEPER-FAMILY COOK-DRIVER
ST Moritz -Switzerland
Essential Requirements – Long term formal household experience. Self-sufficient, proactive, flexible and used to high end service.

A couple who would enjoy the mountains year-round and enjoy the peace and quiet throughout the year and then busy times when the clients are in residence in Winter months.  As this is Switzerland, language skills will be very well received, English, Italian, German and especially Spanish, as a number of existing staff at other properties speak Spanish.

Domestic Couple, for a formal household in Switzerland.  The property is substantial, with 15 bedrooms and is to be maintained to the highest standards at all times, but the family are only in residence for a few weeks a year, predominantly in the winter and occasionally in summer.  There will be long periods of time that are substantially quieter than others, you will need to be pro-active, during quiet times but expected to be available, ‘as required’; when the family are in residence. During busier times, additional staff will be brought in to help.  There is a large element of security to the role, so you must be willing to make a home at the property year-round, unless for your holidays and with prior arrangements with the principals. The family has 3 dogs which travel with them and 3 teenage children.

Duties will include and are interchangeable, but are not limited to:

  • Driver – used to Winter /Snow conditions.
  • Good Family cooking, but small dinner parties a plus (can be either of the couple)
  • Ironing- washing and wardrobe management
  • Packing and un-packing
  • Silver cleaning
  • All cleaning/ housekeeping tasks for the household
  • Serving at table, formal service, Serving with gloves
  • A little very light gardening, tidying and mowing the small lawn.
  • Care of cars, ensuring Winter ready.
  • Formal uniform will be provided and will need to be worn, at all times when family is in residence 
  • Inventory of the household, wine cellar etc
  • Supervision of external contractors.
  • Flexible work hours when the family are in residence   

Salary negotiable depending on previous experience. One-month annual leave per annum which cannot be taken during Christmas period.

Accommodation will be provided- one bedroom apartment, private and self-contained within the main house. Uniform provided. Sorry no pets or dependents. (HU3788)

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH OUR CO-AGENT - SHE'S IN SWITZERLAND

Apply

Apply - DOMESTIC COUPLE

JOB REF: HU3788

By signing up to Hutchinsons Domestic Staff you are agreeing to our Standard Terms and Conditions and consenting to Hutchinsons Domestic Staff processing your personal details in relation to potential job vacancies.

Your privacy is important to us. Please click here for our Privacy Policy which explains the purposes for which we will use your personal information and the ways in which we will handle and retain your information. It also explains the rights you have in relation to your information, and how to contact us with any queries or requests.

Dedicated to pairing our clients with the very best candidates