Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for a Housekeeper II to join the Academic Programs Department. This is a regular, full-time, non-exempt position, and is eligible for benefits. This role will report to the Housing Coordinator, with minimal supervision, is responsible for daily housekeeping operations. Provides Housing Office coverage as necessary.
Education & Experience
Physical duties for this position include but are not limited to, ability to lift more than 25 lbs independently, 2 times per day; carry 10-25 lbs, 2 times per day; move heavy items such as refrigerators, stoves and living room furniture. Visual abilities to include near, far, peripheral, depth perception, ability to distinguish basic color, ability to read instructions and ability to recognize hazard signs. Hearing and speaking requirements include the ability to hear and verbally respond to instructions, and to communicate effectively in loud areas (pier/dock, warehouse/housing). Other physical tasks include occasional prolonged standing/walking; frequent use of hands for cleaning, basic /fine grasping and manipulation; repetitive motion; frequent reaching above and below the shoulders, pushing, pulling, kneeling, bending, twisting, and stooping. Other occupational requirements include driving WHOI vehicles, talking, traveling, working around others, and with others. Will be exposed to dust or other irritants including cleaning products, and to electrical/mechanical/power equipment hazards. Physical duties are subject to change.
WHOI is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans/M/F. We encourage Veterans and those with Disabilities to apply. Applications are reviewed confidentially. Applicants that require accommodation in the job application process are encouraged to contact us at (508) 289-2253 or email [email protected] for assistance.