Whaler's Cove Lodge

Killisnoo Island Lodge Harbor

Scrub it up and away in South East Alaska!

Located on Killisnoo Island, west coast of Admiralty Island National Monument 60 mi. south of Juneau



Whaler's Cove Lodge
$3,000.00 / month + tips
Previous experience required
Start Date:
Job starts in 5 months (Jun 15, 2020)

The Housekeeper is responsible for working with the Housekeeping Manager to ensure quality control with all room aesthetics and sanitation, and that guests are properly accommodated.  Participates in daily room service, laundry, and inspections.  30 rooms, common areas, porches, 32 bathrooms, laundry rooms, and housekeeping facilities. Lodge is on 10 acres.

Whaler's Cove Lodge takes pride in our comfortable and newly updated rooms in the middle of 17 MILLION acres of wilderness, the beautiful Tongass National Forest!  Professional housekeeping experience is a must; if you do not have experience in housekeeping, please do not apply.  This is a physically demanding position that requires you to be physically fit and involves well-developed skill sets in hospitality.

The lodge hosts up to 48 guests daily and has 32 crew that live on-site.  This summer we anticipate welcoming over 750 guests.

Responsible for daily room service, room inspections, communicating maintenance requests to our facilities department, and laundry - a lot of laundry!  Must be experienced with proper sanitation, presentation of linens, and understand the etiquette of guests' personal items.  

Before guests arrive in June and after the last one leaves in September - it's a 7 day work week.  During the "guest season", which is a total of 74 days, we do our best to have a six-day work week, one day off.  We are looking for someone who can work the entire season.  2020 season begins mid-June and ends third week of September.

$2800-3000 per month to start Depending On Experience, plus tips, private room, shared bathrooms, and delicious meals.  

You get yourself to Juneau, we get you to/from the lodge.  Travel reimbursement may be earned by completing the season successfully.

You must be physically fit, able to perform the physical duties involved in this profession for an 8+ hour day, and be able to lift 50lbs.  The lodge is on 10 acres - there is a lot of walking!

Please submit your resume with cover letter to  We look forward to meeting you!

Learn more about us on our CoolWorks Employer Profile, or visit our website to see what we are all about!

How to Apply

Give us a call at 907-723-3901 and send in your resume with a cover letter stating why you want to work with us! Go to our website to see what we are about!  

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