SINGAPORE – Newly launched web portal to better connect homeowners with the ideal foreign domestic helper across the maid agencies based in Singapore.
Searchmaid.com.sg, being the pioneers in launching an online maid search portal, seeks to simplify searching a suitable maids process, while eliminate the time barrier of finding homeowners their ideal maids through matching to a wide selection of maids.
Itis true that homeowners in Singapore often have a tough time balancing their professional and personal life due to their hectic work schedules, which explains why they are always on the lookout for the best domestic helper. It is an estimated of about 7600 in 2012 to 8000 in 2013 of employers with two or more domestic helpers, emphasising on the demand for more than one maid in a household. Furthermore, there is an increase of approximately 10 per cent of foreign domestic workers in Singapore over a period of 4 years. However, even with the increase in the supply of maids, finding an honest and reliable maid still pose a challenge to these homeowners.
To eliminate this problem, SearchMaid use a complex algorithm to regulate the results that users input into the search engine. Users can check off the skills, nationality, language and other fields of their choice and view the search result that matches their criteria. For instance, users will be able to select the skills such as “care for elderly” or “cooking”, should they require the maid to do so. Furthermore, SearchMaid permits the communication between homeowners and maid agencies using an instant messaging platform, ensuring that they receive an immediate reply from the agencies.
In the long term, SearchMaid aims to create a live chat function, an online customer service software, that further enhances the services available for our current and prospective users.
With this live chat function (instant notification), users will not have to worry that their enquiries about the search portal are left unanswered.
Within a month, there over 120 agencies signups within a month with over 7000 foreign domestic workers of different nationalities including Filipino maids, Indonesian maids, Myanmarese maids, Sri Lanka maids, Bangladeshi maids, Indian maids, Cambodian maids, Malaysian maids in their system. With a large selection of foreign domestic workers that are listed on SearchMaid and an easy-to-use interface, employers have much higher chance of getting an ideal maid, thus saving time.
Searchmaid.com.sg is currently only available in Singapore. However, it has plans to expand to regional countries such as Hong Kong and Taiwan. In the meantime, maid agency have accelerate the pace of posting new maid bio data, making SearchMaid the largest maid search portal in Singapore.
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