Gardener/ Facilities Management Job x 2

Maintenance Person / Gardener - St Tropez , France

Greycoat Lumleys has the great pleasure of assisting a family to find them two experienced and hands on Gardener/Maintenance people for a large private Villa in St Tropez.  This is a live out position. 

The property is well known on the French Riviera and has iconic architecture, it also has a small domain, vineyards and olive groves, sea views and true period architecture. The property has extensive gardens, 8 bedrooms as well as many of the facilities that you would expect such as, Gym, wellness area and swimming pool.

The client seeks an experienced person with at least five years of experience in the Private Household industry (with good longevity) and preferably a knowledge of the local area. The successful applicant would have skills in Facility Management and gardening. These roles are more clearly defined in the below Job brief.

The family who has children are in direct contact with Greycoat Lumleys, through the lady Principal so that Interviews can be arranged directly with the Principals.

Role: HANDS ON Facility Manager/Gardener

Hours: 40H / week

Language: Fluent in English, and/or in German (French is also very beneficial)


  • Minor repairs and maintenance of all buildings and objects in the house and on the property

  • Technical versed (High-end technology throughout the whole residence - Heating, ventilation, sanitation)

  • Supervision and coordination of craftsmen

  • Maintenance of the entire private garden area including lawn and plant care, watering, keeping the pool area clean and all work required to maintain the garden and driveway.

  • Maintenance of the vehicle fleet (manual washing of vehicles and refuelling)

Must haves:

  • Many years of professional experience in facility management

  • Excellent references from previous employers

  • Independent and proactive way of working

  • Valid EU passport

  • Valid drivers license

  • Willingness to work at the weekends and during holiday season when technical problems occur. Nothing ever breaks when you expect it to mentality.

  • High level of discretion, reliability, and responsibility

  • Independent and proactive way of working

Nice to have:

  • Technical versed (High-end technology throughout the whole residence)

Offer / comments:

  • Long- term working contract / employment

  • Holidays: 26-30 days/year

  • Monthly gross salary:3.900 EUR – 4.600 EUR (Circa €3,000 NET) dependent on experience

JOB ID: 116153

Consultant: Archie McClintock