OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE FOR DOMESTIC STAFF (Partial Listing)
May 16, 2013
Harper Associates handles many exclusive
domestic staffing assignments for prominent executive families.
Recent experience in luxurious private residences, along with outstanding references from previous employers are required for consideration.
Housekeeper-part-time: Bloomfield Hills
Detail oriented housekeeper is needed to
maintain a very large, luxury home. Schedule will be Monday,
Wednesday and Friday ~9am-5pm. Must be able to handle interior
housekeeping along with pool area outside.
NANNY - 25 HOURS/WEEK, MUST BE TOTALLY
FLEXIBLE - ANN ARBOR
Nanny needed to care for two elementary aged children. Hours/days
will fluctuate but the Nanny will need to be extremely flexible as
the family schedules change frequently to accommodate parents'
travel and work schedules. Primary hours are after school and
evenings, as well as Saturday nights (approximately every other
week), but must be available in case children are out of school for
illness, days off, etc. Parents are willing to guarantee 25 hours
per week/52 weeks/year even though some weeks will not require 25
hours. Must also be able to stay overnight while parents travel for
work or vacation. Will also need to be able to travel with the
family, passport will be required. Will involve driving the children
so position does require a flawless driving record. Family has two
dogs and would like the Nanny to help care for them also. Great
wages based on experience!
needed to work in an upscale home. Must have experience working
with very fine fabrics, garments, linens, mens' shirts, etc.
Previous use of a mangle is desirable. Prefer Monday, Wednesday and
Great situation available for a hands-on
Domestic Couple. Shared responsibilities will include
housekeeping, houseman, maintenance and house management. Will
also help with care of dogs and house when principal travels.
Private live-in accommodations available. Candidates already in
Michigan or with ties to the area preferred.
MANAGER/BUTLER w/YACHT EXPERIENCE - BASED IN MICHIGAN, TRAVEL TO
We are seeking an
exceptional professional for a very attractive career opportunity.
Our client is looking for an extremely polished Estate Manager who
has the ability, based on previous experience, to manage multiple
upscale homes while also attending to butler type responsibilities
(packing, driving, etc). We are seeking a professional who is
currently or very recently managing multiple private, luxury
residences simultaneously. Our client, a world traveler with
impeccable taste and the highest of standards is searching for an
Estate Manager who is accustomed to the demands of that lifestyle
and familiar with luxury goods, etc. Yachting experience is
be diverse but will involve managing staff in the various residences
and requires experience doing so. Although this is a key management
role, this is a very hands-on position and will include some
hands-on tasks as needed. The position is based in the suburban
Detroit area of Michigan and will involve frequent travel, often for
long periods of time and without significant advance notice. Homes
are located in Michigan, Florida, etc. Live-in and live-out options
may be considered, however, only those willing to permanently
relocate to Michigan will be considered. Our client prefers
candidates with ties to Michigan. Excellent six figure package!
include all household cleaning, along with organizing, laundry,
grocery shopping, light cooking and running errands. Will also manage vendors as
needed. Days off will be Sunday and one day off during the week.
If you have experience working as a housekeeper directly for
a homeowner in a large, luxury home on a regular basis, and have
accompanying references please contact us. Positions are
typically in Bloomfield Hills, Franklin and West Bloomfield and
include full and part-time situations.
Estate/DOMESTIC Personnel Other positions may be available; many of our clients prefer to keep their vacancies confidential. If you have experience in a large private residence and accompanying references, please send your resume.
To be considered for these positions or any others
available in Executive Residences through Harper Associates,
fax resume to Cindy at 248-932-1214 or call 248-932-3662. You
may also e-mail a resume to