Housekeeper – Large Private Estate – Middle East (Ref: LR – 3587)

Shore Based Jobs
Villa/Residence Staff
Job updated:
10 July 2024

About this role

Housekeeper – Large Private Estate – Middle East

Amazing opportunity to work in an Ultra High Net Worth environment in a fast paced setting !


  • Live in – all expenses paid
  • Medical Insurance 
  • Flight Allowance SAR5,000 PA 
  • 1 month’s vacations PA. 
  • 12-Month renewable contract 

Job Summary:-

The Housekeeper is to ensure the villa is maintained to the highest level of cleanliness and organization whilst ensuring the guests are provided with the highest level of service, efficiency and care.

Background, Skills and Abilities:-

  • Minimum of 2 years of housekeeping experience
  • Willingness to learn and good command of English
  • Asks questions when instructions are not clear
  • Responds appropriately to instructions and Follows guidelines
  • Good team player
  • Assists when and where needed
  • Turn up to work on time, in uniform and presents well
  • Confidentiality in all areas
  • Flexible with working overtime at special occasions
  • Adapt easily to last minute changes

General Duties and Responsibilities:-

  • Follow instructions from your Team Leader and complete daily tasks
  • Attend shift planning meeting
  • Work safely with chemicals
  • Know the right chemical to use on different surfaces
  • Know how to use all cleaning tools
  • Know how to setup and shutdown an area
  • Use colour coded rags and the right equipment
  • Cleaning Techniques – sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, dusting, brushing, polishing
  • Prepare, maintain, protect and turndown a room
  • Care of different surfaces – metal, marble, glass, wood, plastic
  • Guest Services – unpacking/packing luggage, cleaning shoes, replacing amenities and wardrobe management whenever is required
  • Identifying and reporting maintenance issues
  • Bed Making
  • Cleaning of Bathrooms
  • Cleaning of Bedrooms
  • HK Lockers and HK storages Cleaning and arranging
  • Extra deep cleaning – off season
  • Sanitation of Gym equipment daily
  • Sanitation of Shower Head and Jacuzzi
  • You might be expected to go to other properties and will adhere to such a request
  • To be careful with the cleaning materials, linen, towel and other consumables
  • Provide constant availing service
  • Set an example by complying with regulations regarding dress code and expected modes of behaviour and use best endeavours to offer a personal and personable service, enhancing the reputation of the facility and leading by example

Please read the full job description carefully and ensure you meet all the criteria listed before applying. A Crew Consultant will be in touch via email/phone should you meet the client’s requirements.

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:

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.