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Housekeeper - CPT

Job Details

California - Los Angeles, CA
Full Time
High School
Minimal/Some Local Travel Required
Primarily Daytime


Position Summary: Ensures the residence is clean and orderly while maintaining owner privacy. Responsible for performing a variety of domestic duties, including daily household cleaning and maintenance, running errands and laundry upkeep.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Partners with team members to provide area-wide support
  • Ensures the household is maintained to the highest aesthetic and performance standards
  • Performs museum-quality cleaning with proficiency in special surfaces (wood, glass, leather, furniture, antiques, priceless art, marble, silver, brass, etc.)
  • Anticipates and recognizes the needs of the house and owners with little guidance and oversight
  • Makes recommendations to improve and upgrade the level of detail, service, and operational sophistication.
  • Conduct frequent reviews of the surroundings to ensure quality issues are identified and reported or rectified.
  • Work at the direction of the Executive Housekeeper to ensure tasks are completed efficiently, and family preferences are upheld at all times
  • May be required to oversee pets on occasion
  • Responsible for cleaning community spaces and all on-site office spaces throughout the estate, including but not limited to, administrative and back office work spaces.

Essential skills and experience:

  • High school diploma required
  • 3-5 years experience required
  • Ability to maintain a positive, cooperative and professional attitude
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills; positive attitude
  • CPR Certified (company provided)
  • Excellent knowledge of general office procedures; as well as intermediate knowledge smart phone and computer skills
  • Excellent time management skills; ability to organize and coordinate multiple projects with available resources
  • Keen attention to detail, honesty, adaptability, and dependability
  • Ability to maintain a high level of strict confidentiality and professionalism
  • Possess a valid drivers license with a good driving record

Valued but not required skills and experience:

  • Private estate/hotel/ hospitality/museum experience
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish

Physical demands and work environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical demands: Frequent bending, reaching, twisting, turning, pushing and pulling. Ability to move furniture and/or equipment as needed. Occasional lifting of up to 15 pounds.
  • Work environment: Family home, fast-paced work environment. Noise level moderate.
  • Travel: Driving of personal vehicle required to various locations.
  • General sign-off: The employee is expected to adhere to and ensure compliance with all relevant OSHA safety regulations for all facility personnel; as well as all company policies, and to act as a role model in the adherence to policies.

All statements are intended to describe the general nature of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.

They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required of this role.



You are a self-motivated, go-getter who takes extreme pride in their work. You require little supervision, and work well independently; but also enjoy being part of a team. You are detail oriented, and work well with structure and schedules; but you're fluid enough to change direction with little notice. You're open to feedback, because you always want to be just a little better than you were the day before. You think on your feet, and are an effective communicator - regardless of whether you're chatting with an intern or presenting to the CEO. You are able to manage multiple projects at once and have great people management skills, for when it's time to delegate. You're professional, but don't take yourself too seriously and have an excellent sense of humor. You consider your profession more of a lifestyle than just a job - and are passionate about the career path you've chosen for yourself. You are open-minded, and willing to speak up when you have great ideas. You aren't afraid of change, and seek out opportunities to improve processes. You're comfortable leading (and completing) projects, and do so with a positive attitude. Your background likely consists of work on large properties, private estates, or in luxury hotels. You've taken on a lot in your career, and you're ready for your next challenge!


DFI is a private property management company dedicated to providing unparalleled Service Excellence to our clients. In support of our goal, we work hard to develop an amazing culture for our teams which extends far beyond a typical organization or benefits package. We offer many exciting programs that focus on developing the whole person - we work hard, play hard and know how to have FUN!

Why DFI?

  • Fun, team-oriented environment
  • Competitive salary and performance based bonus program
  • 100% employer paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and their dependents (with participation in our Wellness Incentive Program)
  • 401(k) + match
  • Generous vacation and personal time off allowance
  • Charitable donation matching program
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Programs and activities to encourage a balanced lifestyle

This is a drug free workplace where all candidates are required to complete a background check and drug test before employment

DFI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: DFI is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at DFI are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. DFI will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.