Employment

Wind Point Lighthouse Keepers
Posted: May 12, 2017
Application Deadline: June 15, 2017 at 4 p.m. (Central Time)

We are now accepting applications for Wind Point Lighthouse Keepers! The Keepers serve as Ambassadors of the lighthouse and are responsible for representing the property with enthusiasm and respect for its historic significance. The Keepers interact with various members of the public and perform a range of duties, from cleaning and groundskeeping, to managing facility rentals and coordinating volunteers. A more complete list of responsibilities is provided on the position summary (link below). While this position is not a full-time “job” it is a full-time commitment, and an ideal candidate or candidates would be able to devote some time during weekdays, evenings and weekends as needed, especially during the busier months. In exchange for the work, the Keepers are provided residence in the Keeper’s Quarters with utilities at no charge, as well as a commission (10%) of facility rentals.

Candidates should apply by 4:00 p.m. on June 15, 2017 by submitting an online application form. Please note that hard copy applications, resumes or other materials will not be accepted. The online application includes a series of questions about the individual(s) applying for the position followed by supplemental questions. There is not an option to save the application while it is in progress, so it is suggested that applicants allow up to an hour to complete the application. If you would like to preview a list of the supplemental questions that are asked in the online application, click here. If you have any questions about the online application form, please contact employment@windpoint.org.

Application Materials:

  • Recruitment Brochure
  • Job Description Summary
  • Online Application Form