Residential Caretaker-Maintenance Position

The Ashokan Center is looking for a bright, energetic, customer service/detail oriented and flexible individual to fill the position of Resident Caretaker/Maintenance.

This is a full-time position, Thursday-Monday with on-call responsibilities when there are retreats, weddings, special events or as needed in the event of an emergency. As a member of the Ashokan Center maintenance team, you will assist in the general upkeep and repairs to existing buildings, equipment, vehicles and property.  You will also assist in the feeding and care of livestock. Compensation is an hourly rate with benefits.  Housing is included.

A basic understanding and ability to operate tools, appliances, equipment, and machinery is preferred.  You must have a valid drivers’ license and pass a background check. References are required.


To apply, please send or email a resume, references, contact information, and best time to call to

The Ashokan Center is located in Olivebridge, NY on 385 acres of fields, forests, trails, and streams.  In addition to producing and hosting performances, camps and special events for the local community, staff of the Ashokan Center lead residential and day programs for K-12 school students and teachers, colleges and universities, and organizational retreats of all kinds.

The mission of the Ashokan Center is to teach, inspire and build community through shared experiences in nature, history, and the arts.

It is the policy of The Ashokan Center that equal opportunity in employment shall be afforded to all qualified persons and that there shall be no discrimination against any person in any aspect of employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, disability or any other legally protected class

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The Ashokan Center
477 Beaverkill Rd.
Olivebridge, NY 12461

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