The Trustees of Reservations

200 High St.
Boston, MA 02110


Date Posted:
February 25, 2021

Eastern Massachusetts



Seasonal Housekeeper - Ipswich, MA


The Opportunity.

The Housekeeper plays an essential role on our Inn team. She/he is primarily responsible for the upkeep of a 10-room inn operating between April and February, and its cleanliness, laundry duties of bed linens and towels, and monitoring of guestroom and housekeeping supplies. The Housekeeper will follow all of our COVID 19 protocols to ensure the utmost confidence of Inn guests and will use products and techniques implemented by the Innkeepers that follow all CDC guidelines. You can review our COVID 19 protocols on our website here:

The ideal candidate will be flexible and be able to commit to 10 to 30 hours per week including weekends and holidays.

In This Role You Will:

  • Clean bedrooms and adjoining bathrooms including washing and applying linens

  • Vacuuming individual guest rooms and public areas of the inn

  • Laundering bed linens and towels

  • Inventorying cleaning and guest supplies

  • Maintaining cleanliness of the inn’s dining and other service areas

  • Other duties as assigned with or without accommodation



  • Attention to cleanliness

  • Positive customer interaction skills

  • Previous housekeeping experience is preferred, but not necessary


  • Background check required

  • Flexibility to work weekends and some holidays is required

  • Access to reliable transportation is necessary

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to lift 40 pounds required. Must be able to climb multiple flights of stairs (no elevator in the building)


This is a seasonal, non-exempt, hourly paid position, with an optimal start date in April 2021 (with some training in late March 2021). This position is based in Ipswich, MA at The Inn at Castle Hill.

About The Trustees

The Trustees is one of Massachusetts’ largest non-profits and the nation’s first conservation and preservation organization. Today, the places we care about are going fast, and the forces undermining them, including climate change, are moving faster.?Our passion is to protect and share with everyone the irreplaceable natural and cultural treasures under our care.?We are funded and supported entirely by our visitors, supporters, volunteers, and more than 60,000 member households.


The Trustees has been featured in the Top 100 Women-Led Organizations in Massachusetts for six consecutive years.


In addition to being an Equal Opportunity Employer, The Trustees aims to create a thriving, inclusive workplace that values each member of its team. We aspire to reflect and effectively serve the residents and communities of Massachusetts who are at the core of our mission.


The Trustees is a signer of the Boston Women’s Workforce Council and a Member of the Boston College Center for Work and Family.

We kindly request that you do not call to inquire about the status of your application. Those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.

How To Apply:
Please apply online via The Trustees website linked here.
Apply by:
March 31, 2021
About this Organization:
The Trustees of Reservations is one of Massachusetts’ largest non-profits and the nation’s first conservation and preservation organization. We preserve and protect places of natural, scenic and historic beauty and hold these “reservations” in “trust” for public use and enjoyment. Our passion is to improve the quality of life in the Commonwealth, using our properties and their many programs as a powerful and compelling platform to engage more residents and visitors in our mission-driven work. We believe in protecting the irreplaceable forever, for everyone.  Today, we care for 117 special reservations -- from beaches to farms, gardens and historic sites – within minutes of every resident. Funded and supported entirely by our nearly 2 million visitors and supporters, and more than 60,000 member households, we invite you to find your place.