Summer Housekeeper

Bennington, Vermont, United States Contract

Bennington College invites applications for summer employment.  The College is seeking additional staff to support housekeeping and maintenance services within Buildings & Grounds.  Full-time, temporary positions are available.  

Summer housekeepers are responsible for cleaning designated locations on campus (including residential areas, academic spaces and/or administrative offices) and may also assist with a range of related facilities work including painting.  The position is primarily responsible for vacuuming, dusting, mopping, and cleaning /sanitizing of bathroom/kitchen areas, replacing/changing linens, restocking paper goods, and related tasks to ensure the cleanliness of assigned facilities.

The position requires excellent communication and customer service skills, high attention to detail, and the ability to work independently and with minimal supervision.  Previous cleaning experience is preferred.  The position is temporary, full-time beginning June 1, 2017; assignments end on/around August 28, 2017.  The regular work schedule is Monday through Friday, 6:30 am to 3:00 pm (40 hours/week); candidates must be available to work on select weekends.