Northwestern College’s maintenance department has a full-time opening for a housekeeper. This 12-month position will require 40 hours per week and will include working some evening events. This position will consist of the housekeeping and supervisory duties in the Rowenhorst Student Center and in one of the women’s dormitories on campus.

Prior custodial and supervisory experience is preferred. Candidates must have the ability to perform physically demanding work and be able to regularly lift 10 to 30 pounds and occasionally lift up to 40 pounds. Good communication skills are also essential as the person in this position regularly greets the public and communicates with parents and students and will supervise and train several student employees.

The successful candidate  will have an authentic Christian faith and support the college’s mission and identity as expressed in our Vision for Learning, Vision for Diversity and Statement of Christian Identity.

Northwestern College is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America and seeks to more fully reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ in its faculty, staff, administration and students. Women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are enthusiastically encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, submit letter of application, résumé and Northwestern College application form (apply online below).

Applying to NWC

We accept applications only for current staff positions posted on our website. Applications for faculty positions are accepted on an ongoing basis. If you have a recent application on file with us, you may contact the human resources office to be considered for additional staff openings. Please update your application before applying for a new position. A completed and signed application is required for all open positions before an individual is considered an applicant. Resumes do not substitute for a completed application.

Current employees may submit a Transfer Request and submit a current resumé for this position.

Submit a letter of application, a resume or vitae, employment application and any additional required files to:

Deb Sandbulte
Director of Human Resources
Northwestern College
101 7th Street SW
Orange City, Iowa 51041

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