Housekeeper in Surry, Maine

Job Details

  • Date Posted: July 24, 2022
  • Location: Surry, Maine
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Housing Offered: Yes
  • Experience: No experience required

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  • Surry, Maine

As a Housekeeper, you play an important role in creating a memorable first impression for our guests from the moment they enter their tent. Under Canvas is known for providing guests with a glamping experience that includes all the comforts and luxury of home, your role is to ensure our tent accommodations are clean, well-maintained, replenished with consumables, and ready for our guests to enjoy their stay. This is a seasonal, hourly position and includes free employee housing for the duration of employment.



  • Demonstrate the stamina to work long hours in varying weather conditions.


  • Interact regularly with co-workers and guests in a genuine, professional manner.
  • Report concerns that need attention to the Housekeeping Supervisor in a timely manner.

Decision Making

  • Demonstrate the ability to problem solve independently or in collaboration with your team and/or supervisor.


  • Eagerly seek opportunities to ensure guests have everything they need.

Achieves Results

  • Take pride in following protocol by meticulously and consistently ensuring our tents are clean, well-stocked, and ready to welcome our guests. This includes changing bedding with fresh linens, sweeping floors, sanitizing the personal space, dusting, and organizing.


  • Work effectively with a team of housekeepers, under the direction of the Housekeeping Supervisor, to ensure all tasks are successfully completed.

Time Management

  • Work efficiently to meet deadlines while maintaining high standards.

Other duties as assigned


  • Have obtained a High School Diploma or GED
  • Prior housekeeping experience preferred
  • Ability to follow direction
  • Strong communication skills
  • Friendly Team-Player

Physical Requirements (If accommodations are needed, please contact HR during interview process):

  • Ability to work outdoors for long periods of time, including during extreme heat and cold or weather events
  • Ability to lift 30lbs independently; all lifts over 51 lbs. require assistance from a co-worker
  • Able to stand and move for long periods of time