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. We are also looking for a Island Manager to work on San Juan Island.
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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)

 

Questions/Contact: 

 

 

Island Manager - San Juan Island - Full Time - Salary plus Benefits

We are now hiring for the position of Island Manager on San Juan Island. This is a full time, salaried position with benefits.  Are looking to work in fast paced, and diverse working environment? Then we have a position for you? We are seeking a multi-skilled individual with excellent communication skills, a good working knowledge of Office 365 software, and a desire to work in a very fast paced, fun, team based working environment. Salary based on experience.

Please send resume to: mariah@windermere.com