This position is ideal for a highly motivated individual with strong organizational and communication skills and a cell phone.
With imbeccable attention to detail, our housekeepers are responsible for insuring a clean and uniformly tidy environment for the Stillpoint community. The housekeeping staff works together to maintain Stillpoint’s accommodations including the lodge, restrooms, dining room, guest cabins, boats, common areas, laundry and all facilities. The Head Housekeeper is responsible for overseeing the other housekeepers in accordance with our procedures and the highest of standards, including final walk-throughs and notated feedback. Often, he or she is bound to a tight schedule, so mutitasking and efficiency is essential.
The Head Housekeeper arrives during pre-season and works independently in communication with the manager to help set up the lodge, maintain the greenhouses, stock the pantries and prepare the staff quarters for the season. Pre-season also includes grounds keeping, housekeeping, cleaning, maintenance, shopping and hauling.
Although each staff member specializes in a specific job, at times you will be asked to assist with gardening, grounds keeping, kitchen duties including serving and dishwashing and ongoing camp chores. This requires the ability to prioritize daily duties with flexibility and readiness to transition between jobs.
The head housekeeper position can easily be paired with guiding, serving, massage and/or teaching yoga.
As well as an array of benefits, this person also receives:
April 8 - October 1, 2017
We welcome staff members who can stay fully focused on the Stillpoint community for the entire season. We ask you commit to a flexible work hour plan in compliance with the State of Alaska's wage and hour requirements to include a 10-12 hour workday and a 6-day work week. We do not provide paid sick days, vacation leave, health insurance nor retirement benefits.
Alaska's Perfect Escape: Stillpoint Lodge offers a unique combination of eco-adventure, leisure and culture... on the edge of the wilderness.
Be our guest and experience the very best of Alaska... encounter the diverse wildlife of Kachemak Bay, explore the quaint village of Halibut Cove, partake in Alaska’s finest food, outdoor adventures and leisure activities, then return to the lodge each evening for entertainment and rejuvenation in our luxurious and inspiring facilities.