Property Guardians

  • Full time
  • Gisors
  • Posted on 2 November 2023

A prestigious estate near Gisors in the Oise region is seeking a dedicated couple to serve as live-in Property Guardians. This role is integral to the upkeep and security of the property, ensuring a well-maintained and safe environment for the owner.

The ideal candidates will be a couple looking to make a long-term commitment, becoming an essential part of the estate’s daily operations. They will join an existing team that includes a housekeeper and a chef.

Location: The role is situated in the scenic vicinity of Gisors, Oise (60). Contract: This is a full-time, permanent position with residence, starting in November 2023.


For the Gentleman:

  • Oversee the property’s maintenance, ensuring all systems function smoothly.
  • Manage and coordinate any maintenance, repair, or renovation projects on the property and its outbuildings.
  • Handle the security of the premises, including regular patrols and monitoring.
  • Liaise with contractors, draft project briefs, negotiate estimates, and oversee the approval and billing processes.
  • Work in conjunction with the owner’s Treasurer to manage expenses and budgeting.
  • Oversee correspondence, package deliveries, and staff leave schedules, coordinating with the owner’s HR department.
  • Provide transportation for the owner and family when the regular driver is unavailable.
  • Perform occasional handyman tasks and report regularly to the owner.

For the Lady:

  • Maintain the residence, ensuring thorough cleaning and upkeep of all areas.
  • Care for the owner’s personal and household linens and manage the upkeep of valuable furnishings and décor.
  • Collaborate with the existing housekeeper to ensure seamless operation.
  • Assist with table service during meals.
  • Coordinate with the chef and steward for efficient procurement and inventory management.
  • Step in to prepare meals that adhere to the owner’s dietary preferences in the chef’s absence.

Candidate Profile:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a similar stewardship role.
  • A friendly and personable duo seeking a stable, long-term opportunity.
  • Trustworthy, discreet, and dependable individuals.
  • Energetic, adaptable, and flexible in their duties.
  • Self-starters with excellent organizational skills.
  • Fluent in French with basic English proficiency.
  • Both individuals must possess a valid driver’s license.

Employment Terms:

  • Title: Property Guardian Couple
  • Start Date: November 2023
  • Work Location: Near Gisors, Oise (60)
  • Contract Type: Permanent, full-time with flexible scheduling, including weekends with compensatory rest during the week.
  • A six-month probationary period applies.
  • The couple will be provided with independent, spacious accommodation on the estate, suitable for a couple without pets (cats are an exception) and without children in their care.


  • A competitive net salary of 2500€ per person per month, with a 13th-month pay structure.

Listing products


You need to register or to login as a candidate to view our job offers

Job Overview
Job Location
You must be logged in if you want to submit to a job offer.

How to apply ?