Facilities and Maintenance

Housekeeper Shattuck Shelter 12-137

REQ. 12-137


LOCATION: 170 Morton St, Jamaica Plain MA

SCHEDULE: 40 hours, Sunday-Thursday, 6:45am-3:15pm



The Housekeeper's primary responsibility is to maintain a clean and sanitary facility which involves the routine washing and cleaning of walls, floors, windows, bathrooms, offices, dorms, hallways, common areas, and equipment. The Housekeeper will be responsible for restocking and tracking the usage of supplies, removing trash from the building and perform additional maintenance and cleaning responsibilities to be determined by the Day Shift Supervisor.



  •   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 one (1) year experience in housekeeping role
  •   Knowledge of cleaning methods, materials and equipment used in maintaining a facility
  •   Possess working knowledge of custodial procedures and physical plant operations
  •   Ability to work productively in a very busy environment with minimal supervision
  •   Ability to take direction and follow through with assigned tasks
  •   Self- motivated with an ability to identify and solve problems
  •   Working knowledge of boundaries and issues related to the Code of Ethics