Housekeeper - winter season - Lapland

Opteam Finland

Place of work
Lapland, Finland
Contract type
agreement-based (Temporary jobs)
Start date
mid November/December
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
from 11,08€/gross/hour depending on experience

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Summer is already over and it is time to think about long winter. Would you like to spend this upcoming winter season more adventurous? Do you want to bring some excitement into these early evenings? Meet up with different nationalities from all over the world? Need a break from very busy lifestyle? If so, then you are the right person for us.

Apply for a position of a HOUSEKEEPER in a wilderness of Lapland, Finland.

We offer great seasonal positions in a truly international hospitality business in Lapland in different locations. You will live in the homeland of Santa, surrounded by the beauty of Finnish forests full of reindeers.

We are looking for skilled and detail-oriented HOUSEKEEPERS for winter season in Lapland, Finland - 4-5 months (Nov./Dec. – March).
Applicants should possess the ability to work precise, cope with cold weather and be flexible, hard working, fast learner with focus on customers needs. The right candidate needs to be professional at all times, be able to look after several tasks at once and always stay calm, sometimes under pressure.

The role will involve:
- bed changing
- bathroom cleaning
- dusting
- vacuuming
- Other duties according to supervisors and management
- Working time: basically 5 days a week 8 – 10 hours/day

from 11,08 €/gross/hour depending on experience
Shift work : Extra income for evening 18-24 (1,84 euro) and night shift (3,69 euro)

Check our video what is waiting for you in Lapland:

Employee perks, benefits

- Finnish employment contract
- usually possibility to eat lunch, mainly deducted from salary
- Accommodation provided close to workplace - shared rooms (paid by employee: Depending on location 100-400€/month.)

Information about the selection process

Do you wish to gain more work experience in an international environment?
Are you interested in the arctic nature and the opportunities it offers?
Would you like to have a job experience that matters?
Is outdoors part of your leisure time?
Would you spend a holiday in Lapland?
If your answer is YES , you are the right person to apply!


Please USE the BUTTON: SEND CV TO THE COMPANY, attach CV in English language with a short video message about you and we will contact you as soon as possible to discuss further steps.

For more reasons to work in Lapland:

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Hotels, pensions, hostels, etc.

Hotels and holiday resorts located in in Rovaniemi, Levi, Saariselkä, Luosto, Ivalo, Muonio, Ruka and other locations across Lapland in Finland.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary without school-leaving examination
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Gastronomy, Hotel and Tourism

Language skills

English - Intermediate (B1)

Driving licence


Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

Communicative **ENGLISH IS MANDATORY ** (min. B1)
Other languages are considered an advantage
2 years of relevant WORKING EXPERIENCE are REQUIRED
Experience in working in an international hotel chain welcomed
Proactive attitude and excellent customer service skills
Ability to work independently
Ability to adjust to an international environment
Ability to cope with pressure
A driving license is considered as an advantage
Right attitude towards seasonal work in extreme weather conditions
Costs after arrival: immigration fee: approximately 55€



Brief description of the company

Opteam is a responsibly innovative personell services company established in Finland in 1999. We have developed customizable solutions applicable in all business fields to rapidly changing work situations in labour-intensive sectors. We offer services for both long-term developments of human resources and in unforeseen situations affecting the staff. At the moment, there are more than 150 Opteam members, at a total of 25 locations throughout Finland, Poland, Slovakia and Phillipines.

The company is a holder of a licence to offer recruitment services.

Number of employees

3-4 employees

Company address

Opteam Finland
Jozefská 7
81106 Bratislava
ID: 3471061   Datum zveřejnění: 17.9.2018   Základní složka mzdy (brutto) a další odměny:   from 11,08€/gross/hour depending on experience