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Full-Time Housekeeper: $80K+ and PTO

Cow Hollow/Pacific Heights • San Francisco, CA Full Time

Family living in Cow Hollow/Pacific Heights of San Francisco with four month old baby is seeking an experienced, organized and detail oriented full-time housekeeper who will efficiently clean a 2,600 square foot residence. The ability to work around the family’s schedule while at the same time cleaning and organizing in an efficient manner is important. Candidates must be comfortable working around children. Applicants need to be honest, trustworthy, understand the importance of maintaining discretion (confidentiality agreement is required), collaborative and experienced working with other domestic staff (e.g., full-time nannies), experienced working with principals that work in residence often (discreet and staying out of the way is important), adept at organizing and general cleaning, knowledgeable with cleaning various surfaces and artwork, skilled with laundry and proficient with ironing. Schedule is on Monday – Friday at hours preferred by housekeeper, guaranteed 40 hours per week. The residence is a renovated classic modern house with four stories (a lot of stairs) with elevator, white floors on three levels with white kitchen and all white bathrooms and has a lot of windows. Flexibility to work occasional evenings and weekends for events at the family’s home is required. Start date is highly flexible for the right candidate.


• Strong knowledge of proper care for various surfaces

• Cleaning and preparation of guest bedrooms

• Sweep, scrub, mop and polish floors

• Vacuum carpets, rugs and draperies

• Dust and polish furniture and fittings

• Knowledge of cleaning artwork

• Clean metal fixtures and fittings

• Empty and clean trash containers

• Dispose of trash in a sanitary manner

• Clean wash basins, mirrors, tubs and showers

• Wipe down glass surfaces

• Wipe down refrigerators, wine fridge, mini fridges, etc.

• Dispose of expired food in refrigerator, freezer and pantry

• Make up beds and change linens as required

• Tidy up rooms

• Organize closets, storage, etc.

• Keep cleaning supply, household and food inventory

• Keep light bulb inventory

• Change light bulbs

• Sort, wash, load and unload laundry

• Iron and press clothing and linens

• Sort, fold and put away clean laundry

• Maintain all cleaning equipment and materials in a safe and sanitary working condition

• Monitor and report necessary domestic repairs and replacements

• Wash dishes and clean kitchen according to agreed hygiene standards

• Clean appliances

• Manage dry cleaning, dry cleaning inventory and inspect clothing upon return

• Occasional errands for principals (e. g., dry cleaner, seamstress, florist, etc.)

• Declutter as directed by principals

• Clean entryway of home

• Clean garage

• Care for indoor/outdoor plants

• Polish silver

• Assistance with meal preparation (e.g., breakfast, lunch, dinner preparation, chopping vegetables, etc.) is ideal, but not required


• Minimum five years domestic private housekeeping experience

• Minimum of two references

• Eligible to work in the United States

• Seeking longevity (e.g., 5-10+ year commitment)

• Fluent in English (most desirable for English to be primary language)

• Driver’s license and clean driving record

• Willing to run extensive background checks and drug tests

• Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Along with ability to write simple correspondence.

• Technology proficient (e. g., email and text messages for communication, search engines for choosing resources, etc.)

• Physical stamina and mobility including ability to reach, kneel and bend

• Professional with good attitude, hardworking and pleasant to be around

• High energy level

• Non-smoker


• $80K+ gross annual salary

• Two weeks (10 days) vacation paid

• Seven government holidays paid

• Discretionary annual bonus and raise


Please read the job description carefully and kindly apply with your cover letter, resume, references (email address and phone number) and letter(s) of recommendation if you feel that you meet ALL of the requirements. Submit through our website at We look forward to hearing from you!

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Position: Full-Time Housekeeper: $80K+ and PTO

Location: Cow Hollow/Pacific Heights • San Francisco, CA


We require cover letter, resume, references (email addresses, phone numbers required) and letter(s) of recommendation attachments in order to be considered for a position.