Couple Job

  • Sector: Private Households & Estates
  • Function: Couple
  • Contact: Laura Harrall
  • Contact Phone: +441298600414
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: Macclesfield
  • Salary: See listing
  • Job Ref: 113381
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Couples Job - Full-time Housekeeper and Part-time Maintenance - Holiday let properties in the Peak District near Macclesfield - 2 bed cottage available - £ see below

Our client is looking for an experience and hands on Head Housekeeper and Maintenance Couple to look after holiday let properties in the Peak District, between Macclesfield and Buxton.  This role would suit someone either with private Household or Hotel experience as the Housekeeper and Handyperson need experience of keeping high quality accommodation to a 5 star level.  You will need attention to detail and understand the importance of providing the guests an excellent experience.

You will be working as part of a small team responsible primarily for the cleaning, maintenance and preparation of two large holiday let properties along with the smooth running and organisation, maintenance and general security of the properties.

Local live out candidates could be considered but a 2 bed cottage is available, rent free.  You need to be within commuting distance of the properties, have your own transport and be able to access the location in all seasons.

Full-time role for the Housekeeper and min 16 hours per week handyperson

Duties will include:

  • Hands on Housekeeping to a high standard working alongside an external cleaning company.

  • Laundry and ironing

  • Managing stock levels and keeping and inventory

  • Managing turnarounds and scheduling a cleaning rota

  • Welcoming guests and providing a tour of the property

  • Dealing with guest questions and issues, managing special requests with the head office

  • Arranging welcome hampers

  • Be a key holders for the property

  • Maintain all outside areas and ensure that they are clean and tidy including jet washing, sweeping, cleaning doors, windows and gutters.

  • Maintenance of Garden Furniture

  • General property maintenance inc replacing light bulbs, filling log baskets and putting out the bins.

  • Hot tub cleaning and chemical balancing

  • Oversee contractors

  • Meter reading

  • Assisting with Health & Safety checks

  • General maintenance gardening

Full-time 40 hours over 5 days for the Housekeeper, min 16 hours per week for the handyperson, normally with Friday as a working day

£27,000+ for the Housekeeper

£12.00+ per hour for the handyperson

2 bed cottage available, rent free and council tax paid, candidates to pay other utilities, pets considered

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