House Cleaning Technician

Green Clean Maine LLC | Portland, ME, United States

Posted Date 5/18/2021
We're Green Clean Maine, an award-winning house cleaning and housekeeping service based in Portland, Maine. Founded in 2007, we are a team of helpful, friendly people doing our part to brighten up the world around us! 

Our positions are year-roundfull-time, and steady through the seasons

If you are a helpful person who enjoys an independent work environment and the instant gratification of a job well done – let’s talk!

 The Job

Our employees work 32-40 hours per week, daytime hours only and never on the weekends! You’ll earn $30,000-$32,000/yr and 2 weeks paid time off in your first year, PLUS great health benefits, a retirement plan with a company match, and a company vehicle. We provide all cleaning equipment, personal protective equipment, and supplies.

A typical day on the job: Each day, you'll report to our Portland office and collect your cleaning equipment and supplies for your days' work. You'll then hop into one of our company vehicles and head out into the world to create clean homes for 1-3 customers. Homes range in size from mansions on the waterfront to 1-bedroom condos downtown - you'll see lots of cool places!

Why this role is important: Our front-line housekeeping cleaners are the heart and soul of our company. Every day, you will be the face and voice of Green Clean Maine, helping us deliver on our mission to be helpful, build trust and create joy. In this role, you'll experience first-hand the real difference we make in the lives of our clients and their families, even the pets (we love pets!).

 COVID-19 Safety

As part of training, you will learn to work safely cleaning homes in a COVID-19 world and will be provided with all the tools and protective equipment you need. Plus, our customers LOVE welcoming you into their homes and are super respectful of the control measures we have in place.

Each staff member drives their own company vehicle as part of our social distancing measures.

For more information on our COVID-19 response, please visit our blog at

 Qualifications and Skills

  • We don't require professional housekeeping experience, but we do require that you are caring, compassionate, and helpful, with a desire to learn and continuously improve. You must have an eye for detail and the drive to work efficiently to get the job done without much oversight. This work is very physically demanding, so you must be able to work at an athletic pace for the duration of the day, regularly squatting, kneeling, bending, and crouching to get into the nooks and crannies we clean. You must have a valid driver's license.

Education, experience and knowledge qualifications:

  • GED/High School diploma is required.
  • A valid, unexpired driver’s license is required.
  • 3+ years of work experience.

Working conditions/physical demands:

  • Physical Demands: This position is continuously required to stand, walk, bend, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and reach with hands and arms. Frequently required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, squat, or crawl. The position is occasionally required to sit and to safely operate a motor vehicle. This position requires repetitive motions in the wrist, elbow, shoulder and ankle. The position must regularly life and/or move up to 25 pounds and frequently life and/or move up to 50 pounds. This position will be required to work at a moderate to fast physical pace for the duration of his/her jobs hours hired for.
  • Special Demands: Visual acuity- this position is frequently required to visually inspect work for small details such as dust, hair and crumbs, and must have precise close-up vision and ability to adjust focus.
  • Position duties entail frequent exposure to client environments which may include fragrances, dust and pet dander.
  • The noise level in the work environment is moderate.


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Greater Portland/Casco Bay
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