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Handyman | Groundskeeper

Lovely Atherton family is seeking a Handyman | Groundskeeper to tend to and assist with the care of the home – both inside and out. 


  • Tend to daily needs of walkways, parking areas and water features. This includes things such as leaf blowing, cleaning bird droppings, cobwebbing, etc.
  • Clean gutters.
  • Wash vehicles and fill with gas.
  • Perform cleaning duties including (but not limited to) window washing and cleaning exterior furniture.
  • Daily dog poop removal.
  • Perform minor home maintenance repairs (such as replacing light bulbs, cleaning/replacing filters, tightening screws, etc).
  • Provide assistance to homeowners and staff with work inside and outside the home. This may include assisting with bringing up boxes of decorations from the basement, hanging art work, etc.
  • Bring garbage cans to the curb on specified day of the week and bring the cans in the day after.
  • Report necessary repair work to be done by outside vendors to the household manager.


  • The skills and knowledge required would generally be obtained with previous experience in cleaning and maintenance work.
  • Ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to 100 pounds.
  • Ability to work occasionally in poor weather conditions, including heat, cold, or rain.
  • Ability to read English language sufficiently to understand written work orders or instructions.
  • Exercise problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated, organized, and detail-oriented skills are a plus.
  • Must have a CA Driver’s License and a clean driving record.
  • Sign a contract/confidentiality form.
  • Fill out a W2 form for tax collecting purposes.


  • $30 | hour
  • 2 weeks of paid vacation. If the total amount of time is not used within the year period, you will be paid out for the remaining hours the following January.
  • 3 paid sick days.
  • 6 paid holidays.
  • Health and Dental insurance is provided by the employer for the employee and their immediate family.


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