Job Description and Responsibilities
St. Williams is a historic property on Raquette Lake. Originally the town’s Catholic Church, today, the property serves as non-profit community and retreat center. Open during the summer months, it is available for weekly rental and serves as a popular concert and event venue.
Seeking friendly, hardworking couple to be Caretaker & Innkeeper at St Williams on Long Point for the summer of 2022. Property is boat access only, so must be comfortable driving a boat. Job includes cleaning, maintenance, & inn-keeping responsibilities. Housing provided. This Caretaker/Innkeeper position supports the guests, events and the upkeep of this historic property.
Required Duties & Skills
- Maintain the grounds, including but not limited to mowing/raking etc.
- Keep daily water treatment records & turn in samples
- Fire extinguisher inspections
- Fertilize and water plants
- Ensure propane tanks are full and ready for guest use
- Clean and maintain church/boathouse/outdoor bathrooms as needed, especially for new arrivals and concerts
- On change-over days: clean and inspect all rooms using cleaning protocol
- Inspect laundry, (mattress pads, pillow case protectors and clean during each changeover
- Wash down patio area and clean grill during each changeover
- Walk the property to ensure all lights are turned off and doors are closed at the end of each day
- Transport trash/recycle to transfer station as needed
- Transport volunteers and concert performers to and From St Williams
- General handyman skills
- Coordinate details of schedule for groups and programs with coordinator.
- Take reservation information for concert guests
- Have water on hand for performers and volunteers
- Collect money from the church donation box and turn over to treasurer along with all receipts for supplies
- Dates of employment: May 25, 2022 – September 15, 2022
- COVID Requirements: candidates must show proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19
- Candidates will be required to pass a background check.
Please send a letter of interest and resume with references to one of these addresses:
- St. Williams On Long Point, PO Box 71, Raquette Lake, N.Y. 13436
Interviews will be conducted for top candidates.