Missouri History Museum
  • 23-Sep-2021 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Housekeeping
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • 15.00
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Comprehensive benefits package


The Missouri Historical Society commits to a process of listening attentively to one another and leveraging best practices and resources across our organization to promote a culture of inclusion where individuals from all racial and ethnic identities; ages; nationalities; social and economic statuses; sexual orientations; gender identities/expressions; religious, political, and ideological perspectives; and abilities are able to be engaged, feel valued, and thrive. click here for the full Commitment to Racial Equity

Position Summary:

The Missouri Historical Society seeks two (2) full-time Housekeepers who will work with the team responsible for daily assigned housekeeping duties at all MHS sites, to include lease and rented spaces. The Housekeeper will complete work orders, room set-up per instructions in Altru data base and run of shows (ROS) received from internal staff. Housekeepers are tasked with ensuring that the overall look of the facility inside and outside is well kept and maintained.

Essential Functions:

  • Cleaning restrooms, disinfectant public areas of the building
  • Stripping, waxing and buffing floors
  • Ensure that all spaces are cleaned routinely, trash removed daily, glass cleaned
  • Follow assigned area cleaning guides and assist co-workers when short staffed
  • Visit off-site locations to clean restrooms and replenish supplies
  • Complete work orders as they are received
  • Deliver furniture, paper and other needed items throughout the building and to other locations
  • Assist with setting up and taking down the stage for programs and special events
  • Assist other departments when needed


  • High school diploma or equivalent (to include work history)
  • 3-5 years housekeeping experience
  • Must have the ability to obtain driver license to operate company vehicles


  • Knowledge of correct use of housekeeping chemicals, supplies and the correct and safe use of all equipment
  • Must maintain a professional attitude and represent the institution in a professional manner
  • Ability to follow instructions and effectively perform duties during periods of time with little or no supervision
  • Computer skills and ability operate mobile devices (tablet or iPad)
  • Ability to lift 60 pounds
  • Ability to use floor and carpet scrubbing machines, buffers, vacuums
  • Ability to climb ladders to perform housekeeping duties

Deadline to Apply: Position open until filled.

Please upload cover letter and resume when applying.

*External job boards: Please click this link, Housekeeper, Full-time to apply.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Services Provided On A Non-Discriminatory Basis

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