Housekeeping General Duties Staff


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


7405 JAARS RoadWaxhaw, NC 28173


Do you like a day full of variety? Do you love working with your hands to accomplish tasks? Do you enjoy the satisfaction of having completed a job well?

There are 89 housing units on the JAARS Center and we need a person to join the team providing basic maintenance for these facilities.

You will play a part in how JAARS makes Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth.

Brief Description

Assist the Housing and Housekeeping staff to prepare and maintain the housing units to a level of excellence.

  • For a volunteer or a staff person who raises support
  • Must be a US citizen or green card holder to apply


  • General interior and exterior maintenance duties (i.e. light bulb replacement, air filter replacement, window washing, etc.)
  • Move furniture
  • Prepare units prior to maintenance work done by the Facilities Maintenance Department
  • Housekeeping duties as needed
  • This is a 32 hour per week position which includes mornings and afternoons
  • Demonstrate a deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS, and help us live them effectively

Education and Experience Desired

  • Minimum of High School diploma or GED
  • Able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Able to perform assigned tasks with limited supervision
  • Good computer skills using Microsoft Office or willingness to learn
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

JAARS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Christian ministry headquartered on a beautiful 500+ acre campus just south of Charlotte, NC. Our campus includes extensive training facilities, an airport, office and commercial facilities, guest housing, food services, recreational areas, health clinic, on-site childcare, and youth and family ministry support for staff and partners.

We are pleased to have more than five hundred people serving on our campus. We partner closely with SIL International, the organizations of the Wycliffe Global Alliance and other organizations locally and globally.

JAARS vision is that people’s lives and communities are transformed as they experience God’s Word in their own language.

JAARS mission is to make Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media, and training.

JAARS Core Values

Together in Christ, we commit to:

  1. Seek God Above All
  2. Serve in Love
  3. Act with Integrity
  4. Steward God’s Resources with Courage
  5. Pursue Excellence
  6. Collaborate with Respect
  7. Create a Culture of Innovation


  • Construction
  • Home Repair

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • 32 hours a week

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