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Caretaker / Handy Person / Housekeeper

South Central Germany

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N / A

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU3871

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Caretaker Jobs, Cook Jobs, Handy-Person Jobs, Housekeeper Jobs, Stewardess Jobs
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CARETAKER / HANDYPERSON & COOK / HOUSEKEEPER/STEWARD(ESS)
South Central Germany
LIVE-OUT (Couple or Single position)

Private client based in South Central Germany owning an estate with several properties and agricultural land require professional household staff.     

Duties and responsibilities will include.   

CARETAKER AND HANDYPERSON

  • Small repairs within masonry, painting, electricity
  • Gardening in the park and the surroundings, cutting hedges, pruning trees
  • Managing the vegetable garden
  • Maintenance of pool and terrace
  • Purchase of technical and garden equipment
  • Car maintenance and cleaning
  • Making sure the property is safe and secured

HOUSEKEEPING /COOKING AND SERVICES

  • Shopping / Cooking
  • Setting the table
  • Cleaning kitchen and dining room throughout its use during day
  • Keeping refrigerator and freezer clean
  • Washing and ironing linens and clothes, collecting and returning laundry, hand washing
  • Responsible for changing, washing, ironing and general care of all the bed linen
  • Sewing and mending of clothing beneficial
  • Arranging the terraces and its outdoor furniture
  • Daily procedures as opening/closing shutters, switching outdoor lights on/off
  • Dusting, sweeping, mopping and vacuuming daily the main areas of the house
  • Polishing brass and silver, antiques and fine furniture
  • Polishing wooden floors and doors
  • Knowledge of stain removal and care of delicate items required
  • Answering door and telephone when employer is unavailable

 This position requires hardworking, flexible candidates who work in an efficient and structured manner.   Candidates must be reliable and discrete.  Must also be dog lovers as you will be required to feed and exercise the dog when employer is unavailable.

Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a similar environment.   It is essential that you speak good German and Fluent English (written and spoken).  

Permanent, full-time role, with an immediate start.   Excellent references and valid drivers license required.    Salary negotiable based on experience. (HU3871)