MR - Moose River
is a seasonal position for Unity Colleges
150-acre Sky Lodge campus tucked into Maines northwest timber
country in Moose River, Maine. This position performs simple manual
work necessary to maintain cleanliness, orderliness, appearance and
sanitation inside and in the immediate area of Unity College: Sky
Lodge buildings and facilities, including the restaurant. Assigned
areas may include the lodge, cabins, houses, bedrooms, common
areas, and the kitchen. Instructions received may be verbal,
written, and electronically. The Sky Lodge campus includes a
historic log-cabin lodge with 12 guest rooms and a 50-seat dining
room, along with a welcome center, six cabin homes available for
rent by the public, an educational facility enjoyed by the local
community, and onsite Nordic ski and snowmobile trails.
Unity College is committed to creating a sustainable world through
global engagement and destination-based education. The environment
and our natural resources are at the forefront of all we do. As a
steward of the environment, the Housekeeper maintains the Sky Lodge
campus and facilities for outdoor adventure travelers and those who
seek to travel and learn with purpose. Within the framework of
functional leadership, the Housekeeper supports and is supported by
other members of the Environmental Business and Sustainable
Ventures team while working with all constituencies to realize the
Unity College Mission and Strategic Plan.
- High school diploma or GED.
- Ability to juggle multiple tasks & projects with attention
- Ability to look for, suggest, and implement improved
- Ability to work as part of a team or independently as
- Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules,
safety data sheets, operating and maintenance instructions, and
- Must possess a positive attitude.
- Excellent organizational and time management skills.
- Must be willing to participate in a learning environment.
- Must integrate Unity College values throughout all
- Ensures compliance with established Unity College: Sky Lodge
policies & procedures.
- Comply with quality assurance expectations and standards as
- Demonstrates a professional image to all guests, staff, and
other members of the College.
- Strong knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel,
PowerPoint and Outlook.
- Knowledge of computerized maintenance management information
work schedule / availability requirements
- Ability to obtain a valid Maine drivers license with good
- Ability to function effectively within a matrix organizational
structure, maintaining open lines of communication while being
discreet, courteous and well poised.
Work hours are specific to the requirements of this position and
can include days, early mornings, evenings, and weekends. Working
extended hours required as needed. On-call hours may also be
required. Must be flexible and cooperative in fulfilling
responsibilities and meeting the C olleges needs. Although Unity
College employees are generally scheduled to work at their
specifically assigned locations, there are times when travel is
necessary and employees are required from time to time to attend
events, meetings or work temporary assignment at any Unity College
This position is considered essential to the college and not
eligible for administrative closings.
While performing the duties of this job, it is regularly required
to sit and talk or hear. The employee is often required to stand
and/or walk, reach with arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel,
crouch or crawl and climb stairs. The employee must occasionally
lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. and heavier weights with the use of
designated moving equipment. Specific vision abilities required by
this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision,
depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The use of
either hand for repetitive movements such as grasping, grasping and
turning, and fine manipulation is required as is the ability to use
the telephone for internal and external communications.
Moose River, Maine:
Unity College Sky Lodge, an ecotourism destination, is situated on
more than 150 acres in northern Maine. Through educational
programming and entrepreneurship, Sky Lodge is an important element
of both the Unity College curriculum and the local economy.
Amenities include a conference center, contemporary cabins for
rental, and hiking trails. Outdoor activities nearby include
hiking, golfing, biking, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, whitewater
rafting, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling.
Unity College offers a comprehensive and competitive compensation
and benefits package for its faculty and staff. Benefits for
eligible employees include:
- Paid holidays
- Paid time off
- Short- and Long-term disability
- Life Insurance