Position Title: Housekeeper/Cook

Location: Little Neck, New York

Duration: Part-time

The Consulate General of the I.R. of Afghanistan in New York is looking to hire a part-time Housekeeper/Cook for the Residence of the Consul General. The candidate will be responsible to keep the residence clean and cooking is sometimes desired. Working hours are selected by the candidate, but is subject to change based on necessity.

Responsibilities: 

Dusting furniture and fixtures 

Cleaning and sanitizing toilets, showers/bathtubs, countertops, and sinks 

Maintaining a clean and sanitary kitchen area 

Making beds and changing linens 

Vacuuming and cleaning carpets and rugs 

Sweeping/vacuuming and mopping hard floors 

Sorting, washing, loading, and unloading laundry 

Keeping bathrooms stocked with toiletries 

Cleaning mirrors and other glass surfaces 

Emptying trash receptacles and disposing of waste 

Monitoring cleaning supplies 

Reporting any necessary repairs or replacements 

Taking family members to doctor’s appointments 

Prepare cooked meals

Skills and Qualifications:

Knowledge and experience in cleaning and sanitizing rooms to meet requirements, willingness to learn new cleaning methods, ability to adapt to different situations and change work processes to accommodate needs, ability to take criticism, listening skills to make sure that they are meeting the needs for cleanliness and sanitation standards, reliability, honesty, and trustworthy.

Requirements: Must have a valid NYS Driver’s License.

Languages preferred: Farsi, Pashto, and English If interested,

please send your resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and include Housekeeper/Cook on the subject line.

The selected candidate will be contacted by email or phone for an interview.

This job posting will expire on January 31st, 2020, unless a Candidate have been selected before the expiry date.

Last modified on Wednesday, 15/01/2020


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