​ Housekeeping Assistant

Housekeeping Assistant, Peconic Dunes Camp

Job Summary

Under the direction of the Facilities Manager, the Housekeeping Assistant is primarily responsible for cleaning the bathroom facilities at camp. The Housekeeper will also be accountable for monitoring the cleaning supply inventory and will notify the Facilities Manager when any supply is running low, or any equipment is damaged or requires replacement.

Required Qualifications:

  • At least 18 years of age to comply with the NYS Department of Labor regulations.
  • Able to lift 25 pounds unassisted.
  • Able to work flexible hours including weekends

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Two or more years of related work experience.

Equal Opportunity Employment

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.


Hourly Rate: $16.00 (40 hours per week)

Benefits: Temp - Health Benefits eligible

Date Position Available: April 13, 2020 – September 4, 2020


Review of applications will begin immediately. Position will remain open until qualified pool of candidates is obtained.

Applicants need to attach/upload a resume to the online application in either Microsoft Word or PDF format. In the “Experience” section of your application, use the Paperclip icon to search for file(s) or use the “Drop Files Here” box to manually drag document(s) into your application. Once the application is submitted you will not be able to change your submission or add attachments.

External Applicants: (including current employees of other Cornell Cooperative Extension Associations) please refer to the Applying for a Job (External Candidate) document for additional guidance.

Internal Applicants: Current employees of the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association indicated in this job posting are considered internal applicants; please refer to the Applying for a Job (Internal Candidate) document for additional guidance.

Questions please contact:

Lexi Linn, Camp Operations Manager
Cornell Cooperative Extension – Suffolk County
423 Griffing Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901

(631) 852 – 8629, Ext. 8, peconicdunescamp@cornell.edu

No relocation or VISA Sponsorship available.

The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform the essential functions of their job. If you require an accommodation so that you may participate in the selection process you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Administrative Systems at (607) 255-6120, or via email at: cce.recruitment@cornell.edu.

Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.

Last updated February 7, 2020