Employment Opportunities

Northwest Island Escapes is searching for Housekeepers to work at our beautiful rental houses on San Juan Island or Orcas Island. Our goal is to provide a superior level of cleaning quality in an assigned area to maintain a clean working environment. Our housekeepers are key to providing that exceptional cleaning quality. 

Houskeeping Essential Job Functions: 


  • Perform cleaning of daily, mid-week, and deep cleans as well as linen exchanges.
  • Perform departure cleanings on various unit sizes per on the job training.
  • Proper/Continuous communication with all departments to ensure a smooth shift.
  • Direct Maintenance to any issues that require immediate attention
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by island manager


Housekeeping Qualifications:


  • Must be available weekdays, weekends, and high occupancy days
  • Ability to lift up to 30-50lbs
  • Ability to be on your feet majority of your shift
  • Bend, stoop, lift several times during the day
  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Must have reliable transportation with verifiable auto insurance
  • Must have smartphone or tablet with ability to utilize company online scheduling program


Housekeeping Physical Requirements:


  • Capable of standing, walking, squatting, bending, twisting, kneeling, and reaching continuously throughout a shift
  • Capable of lifting linen bags or various equipment (30-50bs) on tile and carpeted floors continuously throughout a shift (frequently)
  • Capable of pushing and pulling furniture and equipment (25 –50 lbs.) (frequently)


Job Type: On-call - scheduled as houses become available.


Housekeeping Experience:


  •  House Cleaning: 1 year (Preferred)