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Domestic Couple

Job Title: Domestic Couple/Groundskeeper

Location: Doylestown, PA

Job Type: Full-Time, Live-In

Duration: Very Long Term

About the Property: We are seeking a dedicated and flexible Domestic Couple, Butler, or Housekeeper to help manage and maintain a beautiful property in Doylestown, PA. The property features extensive gardens, a pool, tennis court, greenhouse, raised bed vegetable garden, and a hydroponic shipping container farm.

The owner often host larger events for charitable purposes, and most of the produce is donated to charity.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the maintenance and upkeep of the property, including gardens, structures, pool, and tennis court.
  • Manage gardening staff and various contractors to ensure the property is well-maintained.
  • Assist with seasonal tasks and adapt to the changing needs of the property.
  • Engage in general property maintenance, including mowing, trimming, planting, and weeding.
  • Potentially manage livestock or an aviary, depending on future property developments.
  • Assist with event preparations and provide support during charitable events.
  • Maintain communication with the property owner to ensure all needs and preferences are met.
  • Ensure security and oversight of the property, particularly when the owner is away.
  • Provide pet sitting and care as needed.
  • Perform light household tasks such as sewing, cooking, and flower arranging when required.

Qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge and passion for landscaping and gardening.
  • Experience in property management and maintenance.
  • Ability to manage and coordinate with gardening staff and contractors.
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing schedules and tasks.
  • Trustworthy, self-driven, and motivated with a positive attitude.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work independently.
  • Additional skills such as cooking, sewing, and pet care are highly valued.
  • Previous experience in a similar role is preferred.

Living Arrangements:

  • The domestic couple or individual hired will have the option to live in either the corner house with 2-3 bedrooms and two and a half baths, or the carriage house which has a full apartment.
  • Privacy during off-hours will be respected, but flexibility is required in case of emergencies or special events.

Compensation:

  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Private housing provided on the property.
  • Benefits to be discussed during the interview process.

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