Status:             Full Time

Reports to:      Manager of Facilities

Key Relationships:  Facilities, Security, Operations


  • Experience in cleaning and floor care, i.e., tile, wood, ceramic and carpet.
  • Dependable
  • Presentable
  • Well organized
  • Valid drivers license
  • Functions:
  • Dusting of all surfaces (excluding art works) on a regular basis as indicated by Facilities staff
  • Clean all restrooms, including floors, fixtures and stalls
  • Vacuum carpets in galleries, store and administrative offices
  • Sweep and vacuum stairs
  • Police grounds and museum spaces for trash
  • Clean picnic tables in summer
  • Dry mop galleries
  • Empty trash baskets in administrative building
  • Straighten furniture, tables, and chairs as needed
  • Assist with snow shoveling if needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Physical Demands:

  • Able to lift heavy objects; tables, packages, etc.
  • Able to assist with setup of tables and chairs for special events
  • Able to move display cases in Library
  • Typical Equipment used:
  • Cleaning Products
  • Dust mops
  • Scrub mops
  • Vacuum
  • Telephone
  • Related Skills:
  • Self starter
  • Good team player

The compensation for this role is $16/hour. Farnsworth Art Museum is a highly creative and dynamic environment to work in, filled with art and stories that shape the story of Maine’s role in American art.

Apply for the position here below:

Job Application
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Are you either a U.S. Citizen or an alien authorized to work in the U.S.?
I understand that if under 16, I must have a work permit on file in the NEH Human Resources Office before starting work:




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