OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE FOR DOMESTIC STAFF (Partial Listing)
September 19, 2014
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.
EXECUTIVE HOUSEKEEPER - GRAND RAPIDS, MI
Terrific full-time opportunity for a
housekeeper who has worked in a very
home, estate or possibly as a Chief
Stewardess on a
private yacht. Must be accustomed to
working in an
environment with very high standards
in a luxury setting.
Typical hours are Monday-Friday,
8am-4:30pm. Solid work
history and references will be
required for consideration.
experienced nanny needed - 3 full days/week- grand blanc, Mi
is seeking an experienced Nanny with strong family values who would
like to work full-time in just three days per week. Family has
one toddler and one five year old.
Must have solid nanny work experience with accompanying
references, and be able to pass a background check with flying
colors. Only non-smokers and physically active, energetic candidates
need apply. Must be able to travel with family. Position available
Great opportunity available for a very organized, seasoned,
mature, Executive Assistant who would enjoy working from home with
the exception of 3 hours/week on Fridays in Bloomfield Hills and
other occasional times. Availability on Tuesdays is helpful. Our
client, an Insurance Executive, is seeking a very detail oriented
professional to handle administrative tasks for personal, household
and insurance business matters. Responsibilities will include
maintenance and updates of all address books, forms, paperwork,
automobile maintenance and insurance policies. Household tasks will
involve errands, shopping, office supply purchase and equipment
maintenance, along with coordination of contractors. The Assistant
will also handle travel arrangements and varied correspondence.
$20-$25/hr. Apple/Mac experience required. Basic knowledge of
insurance industry is desirable.
private chef - full-time salaried with health and retirement
benefits - western michigan
Exceptional opportunity available for a talented Executive Chef with
a Culinary degree, preferably one who has worked in a private
residence. The Chef will plan and prepare meals for a small family
and work as a team to facilitate special events and private
parties. In addition, the Chef will need to oversee all aspects of
the kitchen, including upholding proper sanitary conditions, upkeep
of equipment, creating operational guidelines, and setting
standards. We are looking for a true professional who has a good
understanding of an executive household protocol, etiquette and
We are seeking a Chef with the ability to accommodate varied tastes
and dietary requirements. Flexibility with schedule and tasks, along
with a positive, friendly attitude are essential ingredients for
success in this role. Position requires professionalism, discretion,
excellent organizational skills and computer proficiency (Microsoft
Office). Previous experience as a Private Chef is strongly desired.
Must be comfortable working around pets.
Great family seeks very
energetic nanny experienced working with infants, toddlers and
children (under the age of 7). In addition to working some daytime
shifts, must be able to work weekends on a regular basis and also
travel with family, sometimes for a few weeks at a time. Schedule
will vary, family cannot work around a college schedule or other
commitments. Only those willing to make a long term commitment
(3+yrs.) need apply. 35-40 hours/week can be guaranteed.
live-in estate housekeeper or domestic couple - dayton, ohio
Our client is seeking an
experienced live-in housekeeper or domestic couple to help maintain
their beautiful home. Housekeeping will be the main focus but if a
couple is hired there will also be some exterior maintenance.
Cooking would be a plus. Must be able to drive. Private living
quarters provided, however, no pets or children can be accommodated.
Unique opportunity available for an experienced Executive/Personal
Assistant who would enjoy working 25-30 hours/week. Our client is
seeking an experienced high energy Assistant with outstanding
organizational skills and advanced proficiency in MS Office. This
individual will manage a wide variety of personal business matters
for the Executive and their family. Types of responsibilities will
encompass scheduling appointments and meetings, calendar and travel
along with many administrative details including car/home/vehicle
registrations, warranties and insurances, household staff payroll.
Position is based in a corporate office in the Ypsilanti,
Belleville, Canton region. $25-$30/hr.
estate housekeeper/server - grosse pointe, mi $20/hr.
opportunity available for a polished individual who has experience
cleaning a luxury home and who has also served meals in a private
residence or fine dining restaurant. Schedule is Wednesdays and
Sundays 2pm-10pm in addition to providing occasional vacation
relief. Please do not apply if you are not available those days and
hours every week on a long term basis. Only those who send resume
will be considered.
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.