New White Mountains hostel, The Notch Hostel, North Woodstock, NH. Picture of front porch

Job posting: Housekeeper at the Notch Hostel

Job description: Join the Notch Hostel crew! We’re hiring a part- or full-time housekeeper who can join our community and help us keep our guests happy and comfortable. Job available beginning May 1st, minimum commitment through October 31st. Winter work also available. 

Mahoosuc Room, The Notch Hostel, White Mountains, NH
How fast can you make all these beds?

Specific duties include the following: 

  • Make beds. Wash, fold, and put away linens
  • Clean bathrooms, kitchen, common areas, bedrooms, vacuum/mop
  • Keep Camp Store/kitchen stocked
  • Dispose of Trash/recycling at town dump
  • Sweep porches
  • Conduct regular inventory checks for hostel supplies

Job requirements: The ideal staff member will be an effective, efficient cleaner who is friendly, energetic, and able to meet the physical demands of cleaning a 3-story, 4000-square foot house.  You don’t need to be a professional cleaner, and we are looking for a person who enjoys deep cleaning and is annoyed by dirt.

Housekeeping hours vary by day and by season, and range from 20 hours/week (winter season) to 40 hours/week (summer/fall season). Housekeeping generally takes place anywhere from 7 am to 4 pm — start and end times are flexible depending on your preferences and the day’s occupancy level.

Work environment: The hostel is a fun work environment! You’ll have plenty of opportunities to interact with hostel guests and become part of the hostel/White Mountains community.We are looking for staff members that contribute positive energy to the hostel. You will have the opportunity to meet and talk with guests from all around the world, and make life-long friends with the regular guests and volunteers who visit the Notch.

If interested, please email us your cover letter using the “Contact Us” form on our website. We will reply to your email and ask you to attach your resume.