Housekeeper for busy family in Grange, Brisbane - GRAM

Shore Based Jobs
Villa/Residence Staff
Job updated:
10 July 2024
This job advert has been checked and approved by Yacrew.
  • Are you looking for a permanent housekeeping role with a lovely, busy family?
  • Do you have a high attention to detail with your Housekeeping?
  • Immediate start for the right person!

 A busy professional family with three school age children is seeking an experienced, mature Housekeeper/Cook who is able to work autonomously in all aspects of the residence.

We are looking for someone who loves to clean and has a genuine desire to work in a varied role which will include all domestic duties such as laundry detail, ensuring all areas of the home are kept to a high standard of cleanliness and someone who is well versed in preparing a variety of evening meals to suit the family’s preferences.

General duties will include:

  • Ensuring the residence is kept clean, organised and tidy at all times
  • Changing bed linen and towels
  • Cleaning kitchen and appliances
  • A thorough knowledge of all laundry duties including delicates (washing, ironing, folding)
  • Monitoring cleaning supplies and ordering as required
  • Maintain clean and sanitary bathroom areas

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have good communication skills
  • Be self-motivated and have a positive attitude
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Be familiar with correct cleaning techniques and laundry care
  • Have previous long-term experience
  • Hold a Current Police Check and WWCC (or be prepared to complete both)
  • Have good references from past employers

Hours: Flexibility is available but up to 38 hours per week are available should you want full-time

Hourly rate: $40.00 + Superannuation and leave entitlements

Start Date: ASAP

This is a long term, permanent position.

Work Experience Requirements:

All applicants must have previous experience in working on a Yacht or a Cruise Ship.

Language Requirements:

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

Certificates and Qualifications:

All applicants must hold a valid ENG1 certificate to be able to apply for this position.

A valid STCW Basic Safety Training certificate is required from all applicants. Please sign up for an STCW course and obtain the certificate if you don't have it yet.