Caretaker and Innkeeper for Lakefront Complex in Adirondacks – Raquette Lake New York, NY

We are looking for a couple who wish to perform the jobs of Caretaker and Innkeeper for a waterfront property from June 1 to September 15, 2018.

The caretaker responsibilities include but are not limited to: Opening and closing the facilities and the beginning and end of the season, living on site, monitoring water filtration system, maintaining the electric, water and phone systems, minor repairs, operation of generator in case of power outages. Also maintaining the boat and docks, providing transportation to staff, repair people and board members plus maintaining the grounds and ordering supplies as needed.

The Innkeeper position is to greet and welcome visitors and those using the facilities, familiarizing the renters with the property, completing reports at the end of each week of rental as well as for the monthly board meetings. Cleaning the properties as needed and assisting with the opening and closing procedures for the camp are also included. Answering phone calls and taking reservations for rentals and programs while in residence, communicating with the caretaker, the coordinator and with the board as needed plus assisting with any fund raising events planned during the season.

We are located on a water access only location on Raquette Lake, the fifth largest lake in the Adirondack Park of Upstate New York. The Corporation owns a 24′ pontoon boat which is used for transportation to and from the mainland and is available for use by the caretaker and innkeeper. The jobs are seven days a week, and salaries are commensurate with the time frame of the jobs. There is an apartment available for separate living quarters attached to the bunkhouse building. It includes kitchen and laundry facilities.