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318 West Main Street

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compensation: $12-$14 per hour, plus benefits
employment type: full-time
non-profit organization

Guest House Retreat & Conference Center has an immediate opening for a full time Housekeeper to help maintain our beautiful facility. The ideal candidate lives locally and is self-motivated, energetic, a team player, and demonstrates a strong work ethic. Hospitality experience is a plus. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to customer service excellence. We have a casual, friendly environment and offer health insurance, meals when available, and other benefits. The starting salary is $12 - $14 per hour, based on experience.

The Housekeeper position reports to the Lead Housekeeper. The work schedule is based on the events schedule, which will average 35 hours per week, with a minimum of 30 hours during slow periods. The full time Housekeeper must be available Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and as needed. The selected candidate will undergo criminal and employment background checks.

RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to:
• Breakdown/setup, cleaning and re-stocking of guest rooms, bathrooms and common areas
• Checking general condition of rooms and notifying supervisor of any malfunction or damage
• Laundry: washing, drying, folding bed linens & towels
• Maintain a consistent, high standard of cleaning
• Other tasks as assigned by management

• Ability to work flexible schedule, including Fridays and weekends, as-needed
• Experience preferred
• Good organizational skills and attention to detail
• English verbal and written fluency
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Punctuality and reliability
• Positive, friendly and respectful attitude toward guests and other employees
• Local residency (southern Middlesex County & immediate area)
• Dependable transportation

• The physical ability to stand and or walk continuously, including walking up and down stairs
• The physical ability to bend/stoop continuously
• The physical ability to occasionally climb on a ladder to reach heights of 12’
• The physical ability to lift up to 40 pounds

To be considered, please submit ALL of the following: 1) Cover letter confirming availability requirement;
2) Resume/work history & education; 3) Full contact information: name, address, e-mail address and phone number
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6883506566



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