Full-Time Household Assistant in Tanglewood (extensive overnights)

Full-Time Household Assistant in Tanglewood (extensive overnights)
Family: 176656
Location: Tanglewood: Houston, TX 77056
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Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri 8:30am - 5:30pm, Sat 9:00am - 1:00pm + overnights (see below)
Pay Rate (pre-tax): $50,000 - $55,000

Retired couple in the Tanglewood area is seeking a flexible and dependable Household Assistant. This is a very unique position, as the family spends approximately 35-40% of their time at a residence out of the country. Year-round duties include:

  • Managing contractors/vendors – pool, plumber, electrician, gardener, etc.; being extremely observant and proactive of items that need to be completed and assign them/follow them to completion as needed; promptly report any issues that need to be brought to employer’s attention that cannot be problem solved directly
  • ​Sweep exterior areas
  • Run errands, go to the grocery store, keep items stocked (will be more when employers are home)
  • Assist the housekeeper as needed
  • When employers are not in this residence, the candidate must be able to do all overnights at the home. There are specific quarters where the candidate will stay with a bedroom and bathroom.

When the family is home, the largest additional duties will be care of two small (12 lb) Havanese: brushing, feeding, and walking them.

The candidate must be:

  • A dog lover
  • Organized, with exceptional attention to detail
  • Smart and resourceful
  • Active and energetic; have the stamina for the stairs in the home
  • Reliable/dependable; mature and responsible
  • A team player, working in coordination with the family’s long-time housekeeper and willing to pitch in
  • Able to do all overnights required
  • Plus, but not required: cooking skills and willing to cook 2x/week (would come later and stay later
MBF Agency 2022-04-26