LOCAL INFO: The town of Wells is the center of coastal southern Maine, north of Ogunquit and just south of Kennebunk. Wells Maine was founded in 1643, when it became the 3rd established town in Maine, and has since transformed into the ultimate vacation destination. Wells is called the “Friendliest Town in Maine”, and also the Antique Capital. Visitors can find many things to do in Wells, from beaches and shopping along Rt 1, to nature trails and dining at casual clam shacks and diners to gourmet restaurants.
JOB START DATES:
Start dates End dates
The front desk position: July 1 – September 1.
The housekeeping positions should be staggered in hiring and each stay eight weeks.
Housekeeper one: May 25 – August 15
Housekeeper two: June 1 – September 1
Housekeeper three: June 15 – September 1
The maintenance position: June 1 – August 15
JOB TITLE: 1 Front desk receptionist, 4 Housekeepers, 1 Maintenance person
COMPANY TYPE: Hotel
QUALIFICATIONS: Front desk receptionist with excellent English and computer skills;
Housekeeping staff – best if they have already had this type of job in the past;
Maintenance person who has experience in the U.S. working in maintenance – there is no heavy equipment but this person needs to know how to do repair work, paint, mow lawns, etc.
GENDER: Both females and males are accepted
NATIONALITY: Any nationality
The owner speaks English, Slovak, Spanish, French and Portuguese.
MINIMUM ENGLISH: Conversational
WAGE: $10 plus tips
AVERAGE HOURS: 32-40 hours per week
OVERTIME: Available on occasion
FREQUENCY OF PAY: Bi-weekly
WORK SCHEDULES: 4 – 6 days per week
TRAINING: On the job
SICK/VACATION DAYS: None paid
MEAL CONDITIONS: N/A
LOCATION: Wells, ME
SECOND JOBS: Possible
INTERNET AVAILABILITY: Available
PUBLIC TRANSPORT: N/A
TRAVEL TO WORK: Walking distance
DISTANCE FROM SHOPPING CENTER: 5 minutes walk to the gricery store, pharmacy, shopping, lots of other jobs nearby
HOUSING COSTS: $125 per student per week
HOUSING DEPOSIT: N/A
ARRIVAL INFO: Employees must give a prior notice
EMPLOYER PICK-UP: Upon request and if agreed well in advance