High profile, UHNW family is seeking a Driver / Houseman to join their family's staff on a full time basis.
Duties to include:
Drive the family in a careful and professional manner at all times. Always be polite and respectful
when interacting with the principals.
Always have an understanding of the family’s known movements at the start of each day by checking with the Personal Assistant and checking the family’s calendar to ensure readiness and to plan and optimize routes based on time of day, traffic, road closures and construction.
Maintain the vehicles are in a clean, detailed state at all times by cleaning the vehicles after and between each use.
Ensure the vehicles are adequately stocked with beverages and snacks at all times and that items are not expired.
Ensure the vehicles have sufficient fuel at all times.
Regularly clean and look after all outdoor areas of the premises, including regularly sweeping, washing, and wiping down, and polishing various areas, and picking up trash and yard waste as needed between visits from the gardeners.
Maintain equipment and facilities, such as changing HVAC air filters, replacing light bulbs, cleaning drains and gutters.
Regularly clean and organize stock and storage areas such as garage cabinets and storage rooms and sheds.
Perform minor paint touch-ups to walls and areas of the house that are scuffed or looking worn. Know when to request a professional painter to avoid damaging sensitive surfaces or materials.
Assist with moving or carrying boxes or small and large items. Always take proper safety precautions to avoid injuring yourself or others or damaging items, and always ask for help when needed.
Be available to carry out errands in town and in further locations as and when the family requires this.
Flexibility and willingness to work weekends and early morning or late evening shifts at times, and sometimes unplanned long shifts due to a change in plans by the family. Shifts will vary from week to week.
Benefits: Two weeks paid vacation per year and $475/month toward a choice of various Blue Shield HMO / PPO plans.