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Job Details: The Community of St. John Baptist, a Religious Order for Women in the Episcopal Church, is seeking a highly motivated and friendly FULL-TIME HOUSEKEEPER for their 27 single room retreat house.

Schedule:    Monday – Friday (hours flexible) Occasional Weekends

Salary:   $15.00 per hour

Reports to:   Retreat House Manager

Start Date:  September 1, 2021

Job Summary: The Housekeeper is responsible for cleaning and preparing 27 single guest rooms, 6

shared full bathrooms, 2 shared half-bathrooms, and all common areas, after each retreat group departs and the next retreat group arrives.  Retreats are primarily scheduled on weekends, and groups range in size of 12-27 guests.

Qualifications:   US work authorization.  English language proficiency (speaking, reading, and writing).  2 years of cleaning experience (Hospitality Industry preferred).        

COVID-19 vaccination certification.

Good interpersonal and communication skills.

Must be able to perform the physical requirements of this position, including standing for extended periods of time, climbing stairs, bending, reaching, pushing, lifting and carrying up to 50lbs.

Responsibilities: Thoroughly clean guest rooms, common areas, meeting rooms, chapel, dining room and bathrooms. Use required cleaning solutions to disinfect all areas.  Set-up guest rooms by making beds with fresh linens, placing folded towels on beds. Replenish soap and paper goods in bathrooms. Empty all wastebasket and trash receptacles. Vacuum and mop floors.  Dust ceiling fans, baseboards, paneled walls and doors. Remove marks and stains from the walls. Polish furniture.        

Periodically turn mattresses and clean bed frames. Clean upholstered furniture as needed. Clean

windows and window treatments as needed. Notify the retreat house manager of needed maintenance or repairs. Maintain inventory of cleaning supplies and paper goods. Check that all light fixtures are in good working order. Replace light bulbs as needed. Handles all chemicals according to manufacturer’s directions. Keeps utility and storage rooms in clean and orderly condition. Maintain record of daily work completed. Assist retreat house manager as requested with room setup for programs and retreats. Performs all responsibilities in a timely and efficient manner. Performs duties with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) when necessary.  

Maintain personal cleanliness. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills: Excellent time management skills. Strong organizational skills. Attention to detail. Knowledgeable of housekeeping functions, products, and equipment. Understanding of appropriate cleaning solutions to apply to all surfaces. Ability to work well with co-workers

and support a team environment.

Benefits: Health Insurance coverage after 90 days (with modest employee contribution).        

Free lunch.         

3-weeks of paid vacation in July.

About CSJB:

CSJB is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to treating all applicants and employees fairly, based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Disclaimer:

This job posting is not an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks or requirements associated with this position.

Job Details: The Community of St. John Baptist, a Religious Order for Women in the Episcopal Church, is seeking a highly motivated and friendly FULL-TIME HOUSEKEEPER for their 27 single room retreat house.

Schedule:    Monday – Friday (hours…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    September 1, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required

Salary

$15.00 per hour

Benefits

Health Benefits after 90 days

3 weeks paid vacation in July

5 sick days as per the NJ Sick LEave Policy

Health Benefits after 90 days

3 weeks paid vacation in July

5 sick days as per the NJ Sick LEave Policy

Level of Language Proficiency

English

English

Location

On-site
82 W Main St, Mendham, NJ 07945, USA

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