housekeeperLooking for a Reliable, Trustworthy, and Experienced Housekeeper for Your Residence? We Can Help…

Hamptons Employment Agency, Inc. is ready to find you the right Housekeeper for your residence. Voted the # 1 “Best Domestic Agency” by Dan’s Papers readers for 11 consecutive years (2012-2022), and featured in magazines such as Hamptons and Social Life, we help individuals, couples, and families find the domestic help they seek.

Among the primary geographic areas that we serve are:  The Hamptons and Long Island; the Greater New York City Area (including Connecticut and New Jersey); the Boston and New England Area; the San Francisco Bay Area; and Florida.

Below is a summary description of the domestic staffing position of Housekeeper. The description provides a general overview of typical responsibilities. Depending on your particular requirements, additional duties might be needed while others are deemed unnecessary.

For more information on our Domestic Housekeepers, including Live-In Housekeepers, Live-Out Housekeepers, Housekeeper/Cooks, Housekeeper/Nannies, and others, please contact us today.  All consultations with Hamptons Employment Agency are no-cost, no-obligation, and confidential.

Housekeeper Description

A Housekeeper is an individual responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of the interior of a residence. Typical domestic duties of the Housekeeper include cleaning, doing the laundry, ironing, dusting, silver polishing, vacuuming, pet care, and running errands. Housekeeper duties may also include preparation of meals and caring for children. Housekeepers may be part-time or full-time and live-in or out, depending on the Employer’s needs.

In larger residences, a Housekeeper (or Executive Housekeeper) may also be responsible for managing other Housekeepers and subordinate domestic staff members. In general, the staff of a large residence is divided into departments, and the Housekeeper is in charge of all the female domestic workers with the possible exception of the kitchen staff, who report to the Chef, and the between staff, who may report to the butler.

Salary for a Private/Domestic Housekeeper depends on your location, the particular job requirements, and the level of experience of the Housekeeping Applicant. Benefits, perks, and other forms of compensation provided by the Employer also affect salary requirements.

Our Residential Staffing Professionals can help you find the right person for a range of positions, including the following:

  • Long Island, NY Housekeeper (Hamptons, Gold Coast, etc.)
  • New York City Housekeeper
  • Boston Area/New England Housekeeper (MA, NH, VT, ME, RI, CT)
  • Connecticut Housekeeper
  • New Jersey Housekeeper
  • Florida Housekeeper
  • San Francisco Bay Area Housekeeper
  • We also serve other areas (please contact us for more information)

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Contact us today for a no-cost, no-obligation, privacy-assured phone consultation. Please feel free to call us at one of our offices:

The Hamptons: 631-204-1100
New York City: 212-810-9828
Boston: 617-865-5888
Palm Beach: 561-560-0001

Or, use our brief and easy online Staffing Inquiry Form.

We look forward to hearing from you regarding your Residential Housekeeping needs.

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