Position Available: Building and Grounds Caretaker

Cheney Library is seeking proposals for a Building and Grounds Caretaker to include outdoor, indoor, and seasonal duties.

The job would include outdoor duties including bringing trash to the curb on pick-up day, and the following seasonal duties:

  • Spring, Summer, Fall:  mowing, trimming bushes, weeding garden, raking leaves, cleaning gutters, maintaining walkways and sweeping ramp
  • Winter: shoveling, using a snowblower and sanding sidewalks, plowing and sanding back and side driveways


Indoor duties include: Cleaning the interior library 3 times a week, watering plants, changing light bulbs, checking and/or emptying dehumidifiers, performing minor repairs (made by authorized person in the library), and calling qualified professional(s) for major repairs upon approval from the Board.


Candidate must have his/her own insurance.

Submit proposal or inquiry to Sara Yetto at Cheney Library, PO 177, Hoosick Falls, NY, 12090 (518) 686-9401.