The Operations Support is responsible for general property maintenance, and includes both technical and non-technical tasks involving cleaning, plumbing, ventilation, etc. The Operations Support may be required to perform tasks of other unlicensed trades, such as a light equipment operator, carpenter, painter, and/or basic vehicle maintenance. The operations support position may support the food service operations as needed under the direction of the Operations Manager.

Main areas of focus:
50% Routine Maintenance and Repairs
30% Food Service Operations Support
20% Custodial

Our ideal candidate will focus on the following essential duties and responsibilities:

Routine Maintenance and Repairs
The Operations Support is responsible for all routine maintenance of approximately 10 buildings and outdoor spaces including our dining hall, administrative space, kitchen, dorms, and staff housing. Maintenance tasks may include maintaining building systems such as heating, cooling, structural integrity of all buildings, and basic vehicle maintenance.

Food Service Support:
Support food service operations when needed. Duties may include cleaning all areas of preparation and service to ensure a high level of health and safety, cleanliness, and food hygiene. Under the direction of the Food Services Manager, prepare and serve meals and beverages to clients. Wash and dry all dishes used in preparation and service and maintain proper storage.
Completing basic custodial duties on an as needed basis.
Other duties as assigned.

Tagged as: Crew, Support Staff


The minimum requirements in knowledge, skills, and abilities for the candidate of our choice:
Ability to follow directions and cleaning standards with little direction;
Strong work ethic and will work until the job is complete;
Motivation to contribute positively to the KSS at-large community;
Can interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written or oral form;
Multi-tasks efficiently while managing a high-volume workload in a fast-paced, changing environment;

About Keystone Science School

At Keystone Science School, we believe that the power of inspiring curiosity and critical thinking, through the lens of science, changes lives and strengthens communities. We create future leaders who can problem solve and work together in an ever-evolving world and workplace environment.

Located on Ute land in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, Keystone Science School is a historic campus that serves as base camp for our diverse suite of inquiry-based learning programs. We combine hands-on science education with outdoor adventure to create engaging experiences for our students. At KSS, we change lives, we bring fun and laughter to everything we do, we care about each other and those we serve, we strive for excellence, we offer competitive compensation and generous benefits, and we are committed to serving students from diverse backgrounds. Check out KeystoneScienceSchool.org to learn more!

Application Instructions

Please apply online at keystonescienceschool.org