Careers

A Career at the Cosmos Club


 

As an employee of the Cosmos Club, you will be part of a very select group of individuals having the ability, character and knowledge to work for one of the world's most exclusive private clubs. The Club staff is comprised of approximately 150 employees who serve more than 3,000 members and their guests. Our commitment to our membership is equal to the commitment to our staff. Our pledge is to create a work environment that is warm, caring, and hospitable.

Our Mission: A team of diverse professionals consistently creating memorable and unique member and guest experiences reflective of the social and intellectual atmosphere of the Cosmos Club and its refined setting.


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Painter

Position Description

Painter

Classification:
Hourly / Non-Exempt

Reports to:
Building Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION

Essential Functions:

  • Keeps the clubhouse freshly painted on the interior and exterior of the building and its surroundings
  • Perform responsibilities safely and cautiously
    • Work may require the use of a ladder
  • Protect all furnishings and building materials close by before and during every painting job, including carpets, cabinetry, outlet covers, lighting fixtures and landscaping
  • Match paint samples for touch-ups and other small projects
  • Hang wallpaper
  • Collaborate with the other engineering department staff members
  • Attends employee staff meetings
  • Assists with snow removal & other duties as requested

Hours and Benefits:

  • Part-time position (20-29 hours on average per week)
  • Flexible hours needed: weekends, early mornings, late nights
  • Includes paid time off and holidays
  • 401k benefits included
  • Shift Meals
  • Rate of pay will commensurate with experience

 

 

 

 

 

 

Requirements

Required Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred
  • 2+ years’ experience in painting
  • Has experience painting historical properties preferred
  • Teamwork mentality

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk, talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand for long periods of time, walk, use strength to push, pull and lift, kneel, bend, stoop and climb.
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push and pull 40 lbs with or without reasonable accommodation

Salary Range

Special Instructions/How to Apply

  • Status:
    CLOSED
    Closing Date:
    19/3/2018
    Date Posted:
    15/12/2017
    Number Positions:
    1
    Job Type:
    Part Time
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    Date posted:
    12/15/2016
    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    1
    Job type:
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    Career level:
    Entry-level (less than 3 years)
    Location:
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  • Banquet Server

    Date posted:
    9/30/2016
    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    1
    Job type:
    Part Time
    Career level:
    Entry-level (less than 3 years)
    Location:
    Cosmos Club
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  • Part-time Bartender

    Date posted:
    8/07/2017
    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    1
    Job type:
    Part Time
    Career level:
    Mid-level (over 3 years)
    Location:
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  • Pastry Cook

    Date posted:
    8/09/2017
    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    1
    Job type:
    Full Time
    Career level:
    Entry-level (less than 3 years)
    Location:
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  • Part-time Restaurant Cook

    Date posted:
    8/09/2017
    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    2
    Job type:
    Part Time
    Career level:
    Entry-level (less than 3 years)
    Location:
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    Date posted:
    7/31/2018
    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    1
    Job type:
    Full Time
    Career level:
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    Location:
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    Date posted:
    10/18/2017
    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    1
    Job type:
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    Career level:
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    Location:
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    Date posted:
    9/08/2017
    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    1
    Job type:
    Full Time
    Career level:
    Entry-level (less than 3 years)
    Location:
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  • Culinary Externship

    Date posted:
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    Closing date:
    12/31/2018
    Number positions:
    1
    Job type:
    Internship
    Career level:
    Without Experience
    Location:
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Now Hiring!

The club seeks qualified individuals to join our team of diverse professionals consistently creating memorable and unique member and guest experiences reflective of the social and intellectual atmosphere of the Cosmos Club and its refined setting. Cosmos Club is an equal opportunity employer and makes all employment decisions, including those related to recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, and recognition of individuals on the basis of their ability and job related qualifications and without regard to race, creed, color, religion, gender, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, military status, veteran status and any other classifications protected by law. The Club complies with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled employees. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the interview process are requested to contact the Manager in order to arrange such accommodation.