Job Listing

Job Title
Housekeeping Assistant/General Maintenance Assistant for a Private Villa (Month to Month Contract)
Employment Type
Part Time
3 to 5 years
Job Published
02 October 2023
Job Reference No.

Job Description

A prestigious private residence is seeking a skilled Housekeeping Assistant/General Maintenance Assistant to join their team. This exclusive opportunity offers a unique work environment in a beautiful villa setting. This person will play a crucial role in assisting the Housekeeping staff in extra cleaning duties and maintaining the villa to the highest standards of cleanliness and functionality.

How to Apply: Please submit your CV to ellarine@obr.co.za

Position Overview: You will be responsible for performing various house cleaning tasks and maintenance work around the private residence. You will address the areas and tasks that other staff may not have the time to manage. The ideal candidate should be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and capable of working independently to assist in ensuring the villa remains in excellent condition.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform the more difficult house cleaning duties, window washing etc.
  • Handle minor repairs and maintenance tasks, such as fixing leaky faucets, replacing light bulbs, and repairing small household items.
  • Assist with organizing and tidying up spaces as needed.
  • Collaborate with other staff members to ensure the overall upkeep of the residence.


  • Previous experience in house cleaning, maintenance, or a related field is preferred.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to maintain cleanliness to high standards.
  • Knowledge of basic household repairs and maintenance tasks.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and efficiently.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with other staff members and follow instructions.
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing tasks and priorities as required.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary ranging from R5 000 - R6 000 per month.
  • Month-to-month contract offering flexibility. Half day position