Pine Street Inn Housekeeper, 18-123 in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

Housekeeper, 18-123

Department: Housekeeping

Office: Morton Street

Location: Jamaica Plain, MA

Position Type: Facilities/Maintenance

Hours/Shift: Morning - First Shift

Employee Type:: Regular Full-time


REQ. #18-123


LOCATION: 170 Morton Street - Jamaica Plain

SCHEDULE: 30 hours, Monday - Friday, 7:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.


The Housekeeper will be responsible for maintaining a clean and sanitary facility which involves the routine washing and cleaning of walls, floors, windows, bathrooms, mattresses, bed frames, offices, dorms, hallways, common areas, and equipment, restocking and tracking the usage of supplies and removing trash from the building.


  • High school diploma or GED

  • Basic computer skills necessary to enter inventory data and use email

  • Ability to read and fully understand printed labels and instructions

  • Minimum of sis (6) months experience in industrial or commercial housekeeping role

  • Experience with extensive floor care, which includes stripping, buffing, waxing and polishing

  • Knowledge of cleaning methods, materials and equipment used in maintaining a facility

  • Possess working knowledge of custodial procedures and physical plant operations

  • Ability to perform manual work, including heavy lifting; minimum of 50 lbs.

  • Ability to operate a 20 ft. electrical lift

  • Ability to push linen cart for up to 250 ft. with varying weight load capacity

  • Ability to use hand tools, grasp, and climb a 10 ft. ladders

  • Ability to perform frequent and repetitive motions

  • Ability to perform frequent bending, standing, stooping, stretching

  • Ability to walk and climb stairs numerous times on a daily basis

  • Ability to operate heavy floor machines and related equipment