Association of Lodging Professionals
The Leading Trade Association for Independent Lodging Professionals

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When you need to fill a position at your Inn or B&B, send the job description to ALP.

Whether you are looking for an Innkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper, Manager, Cook / Chef, Front desk Manager, etc, your listing here just may reach the perfect candidate. And, your ad is free!

ALP accepts listings for properties that are in compliance with the required licenses or permits, insurance, and taxation for the facility and activities. By advertising on this site, you verify the property meets this requirement.

We do not accept postings for hosts for 'short-term-rentals, other vacation rental listings, or for those hoping to hire an innkeeper to turn their residential home / property into a B&B.

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  • Postings will be listed by month and will remain online until we get a notification that it has been filled. (up to 6 months after listing, please email us if you would like the listing renewed)
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Please Check the Positions Wanted page for listings by those seeking employment in the innkeeping industry

May 2023

Jackson House Inn, located in the lovely Village of Woodstock, Vermont, USA, is seeking 2-3 seasonal employees to work at a highly rated, luxury inn with awesome pay and hours, 32-40+hrs/week, multiple jobs or internship opportunities available, including: Chef assistant, kitchen/ dining room, housekeeping, gardening and simple maintenance. $18-23/hour, per experience, over-time pay and tips. We have a studio apartment secured for housing that we furnish and subsidize the rent (that means, you pay $100/week for rent) available in downtown Woodstock, VT. Bicycles and gym/pool use available. There is ample time off and a lot of opportunity for hiking and outdoor activities. This entails a 4-5 month commitment (could split it up into two commitments) but could be quite the adventure for the right individual(s). Contact the innkeeper,, please provide a short bio and a statement about your interest, thanks! Interested parties must have documentation to work in the USA.


Award winning (Trip Advisor & ), well established, bed & breakfast in historic Odessa, Delaware seeks innkeeper couple to manage and maintain this unique, recently renovated with all new systems, 4 guestroom en suite inn.  Current innkeepers will be leaving to become nearby and at-the-ready, first-time grandparents before the summer’s end. This position includes on-site living accommodations, salary and profit sharing opportunities. Please contact us at (owner) and look us up on

March 2023

Brampton Inn seeks an experienced innkeeper/cook who is self-motivated, professional and enthusiastic about providing guest experience above expectations. Innkeeping duties under the guidelines of the owner and agreed upon policies and procedures to promote the property to the community and its guests. In addition, must cook breakfast at 2 days per week and prepare lunch and dinner packages and items for tea service at the direction of the chef. The Assistant Innkeeper must be highly service-oriented, have excellent customer relationship skills, exemplary communication skills, both verbal and written, have excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, and be “a team player”. He or She must understand and be able to use technology. Experience in ThinkReservations is required and training is available. Experience with on-site event management for groups up to 125 is plus. Compensation package includes on site housing, salary, annual bonus and scheduled paid time off. If experienced in event management, commission may be included.

Brampton, a beautifully restored 1860 Chesapeake manor house, sits on 35 acres of landscaped gardens, meadows and forest. The guest rooms and secluded cottages, thirteen (13) accommodations in all, offer unparalleled privacy and comfort with wood-or gas-burning fireplaces and modern spa like en-suite baths. Guest gathering and dining spaces are found inside the historic manor house, on the picture-perfect wraparound porch and the grounds, gardens, and meadows that surround it all. A new 3-tiered event space was just completed. The inn is less than two miles from the Arts and Entertainment center of Chestertown, the Mid-Atlantic’s most charming historic town. 

Email your resume and cover letter to All inquiries will be responded to.


The 1850 House is looking for a seasonal innkeeper/housekeeper May 1, 2023 – October 31, 2023. We provide a unique travel experience, allowing guests to go back in time to the historic downtown Rosendale of the 1800s, while enjoying the contemporary comfort and convenience of our lovingly restored Inn. There are 11 stylish guest rooms, which include a spacious two-bedroom suite, all with Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs and private bathrooms. Located 90 miles from NYC and nestled in the Hudson Valley between the Shawangunk and the Catskill Mountains, next to the Empire State Bike Trail. Our package includes on site housing, salary and end of season bonus. Our Innkeeper will be involved with all aspects of the business and perform tasks as necessary to assure the highest level of customer service. These include but are not limited to check-ins/outs, reservations, guest services, preparing and serving breakfast, breakfast clean up, housekeeping, room turnovers, marketing, assisting with private events when needed, assisting in maintenance, overseeing additional staff and overnight on call availability 5 nights per week (in exchange for housing) Proficiency in ResNexus is required and training is available. Resume and cover letter required for a response. Email us at


Love sharing America’s history with guests? Gettysburg PA Bed and Breakfast (8-guest room) seeks full-time, live-in Inn Manager! The Keystone Inn seeks a self-motivated, creative, and professional team player who is passionate about welcoming and hosting guests in one of America’s favorite destinations. Responsibilities: work with off site owners to manage and execute all aspects of property’s daily operations, including breakfast prep and service, guest services, light cleaning, and all guest interactions, plus coordinate the guest services staff. Recent experience must include managing a relatable lodging property, knowledge of reservation booking systems and Microsoft programs, time management skills, and social media expertise in blogging and posts.  He/she must embrace the property’s location, history, and core values. Compensation package includes salary, incentive plan, insurance contribution, onsite housing with all utilities, and scheduled paid time off.  Please no pets, no smokers, or no children. References and background check required. Email your resume and cover letter to apply. All inquiries will be responded to. 



February 2023

Pam & Doug Lakman owners of the Zillah Lakes Inn (located at 701 Fountain Bivd. Zillah, Washington 98953) invite you to respond to a live in/on-site Manager (s) with experience in maintenance, landscaping, housekeeping, concierge service, catering, food preparation & marketing. We're offering a 1.5 bedroom/2 bath/laundry room--office with full kitchen & dining room; located on the Zillah Lakes Golf Course which is two blocks from the Inn. The position also includes a Manager salary (DOE). There may be an option to purchase the Inn property at some future date. Contact: Doug or Pam

Room Amenities: rooftop solar-- luxury waterproof flooring -French linen tile showers-microwave & refrigerators- keyless door locks--double pane glass windows--individual HVAC/Heat mini splits and luxury bedding. Site Amenities: bicycles--paddle boats--paddle board--rowboat--kayaks--fishing equipment/our lake is stocked with 2-8 lb bass--bird watching and 3 miles of nature trails-golf course--outside community firepit and BBQ, along with 25 wineries within 15 minutes. Community Information: Zillah Lakes Community is a 230 acre site with 75 homes, known as a Wine Country Village with approved plans are to add 250 new homes in the next 2-5 years; along with 80 acres of commercial property. The new Vintage Valley Parkway Road opened in late 2022 which will add to our residential and commercial real estate exposure. Trip Advisor: Travelers' Choice award 2020-2022, Super Host/Air BB- 99% 5-star reviews 


Ideally the couple we host will treat the Inn, lodges and rv park like their own and help operate it with love and passion. They will need to enjoy serving others and assisting guests, revel in the day-to-day challenges of inn keeping and want to make a difference in the lives of others by giving them an amazing stay to remember. It takes a friendly demeanor, and a passion for hospitality. We offer several distinct types of lodging at our Historic Inn, Lodges and RV Park. We offer 39 rooms and are located near the beach in the heart of Old Town Homer, walking distance to eateries, shopping, and art galleries. more information can be found at and

This position's responsibilities include:

  • Creating a welcoming environment for guests to feel special and create lasting good memories on their getaway
  • Working odd hours or split shifts and covering for others who may call in sick, etc.
  • Booking fishing charters, bear viewing and sightseeing
  • Making sure coffee is on most mornings
  • Overall attention to detail of spaces, decorations, plants, cleanliness inside and outside
  • Able to carry luggage up 2-3 flights of stairs, if needed
  • Comfortable using a computer
  • Comfortable making conversation with guests
  • Managing staff and scheduling
  • Training staff members, if needed
  • On call for emergencies 24 hours a day 5 days a week
  • Maintain quality & cleanliness standards by making frequent walk throughs of spaces and coordinating with housekeeping and maintenance
  • Manage or Oversee daily operations of Inn
  • Communication with Owners
  • Oversee upkeep and maintenance of property and appliances by coordinating with Maintenance Man and contractors
  • Periodically fixing a TV, a cable box, plunging a toilet, changing a light bulb, etc...
  • Bookkeeping
  • Getting and/or ordering all supplies and inventory
  • Guest Check-In and Check-Out
  • Managing guest compliments and complaints
  • Cleaning Rooms & Common areas, if housekeeper is not available; but mainly overseeing and managing housekeeping schedules and details so hopefully it's not often 
  • Laundry
  • Light gardening (leaves removed from front area)/Snow removal of walkways, as needed; maintenance can help with this but early checkouts sometimes need attention
  • General maintenance of Website
  • Assisting with Marketing
  • Assistance with Social Media postings
  • Assisting in responding to online reviews
  • Daily emails and inquires
  • Researching and Establishing Rates and Changes to Rates
  • Positive Attitude
  • No pets or smoking
Ideally the job would be 40 hours per week.   Overtime would apply.  The rate of pay would be negotiable depending on experience and include Lodging.   A vehicle would be available for any work-related activities and for personal use on a case-by-case basis depending on timing (usually in the afternoon/evening after housekeeping).  
Please respond to or 907-235-8019.


January 2023

The Wrangell Mountains Wilderness Lodge & Mountains is seeking all around small family lodge help (housekeeping, food service, and a grounds-person.) Crisp mountain mornings, bright sunshine, birdsong, and friendly dogs are the start to your days here in North America's largest national park and part of a UNESCO World Heritage site. Our easy-going team works together to provide a high-quality wilderness lodging experience in Wrangell St. Elias National Park & Preserve. Meet and connect with wonderful explorers and seasoned local folks with a deep history. Duties include greeting guests, meal and drink service in our historic tavern, cleaning cabins, and tending the garden/flowers. Carpentry and landscaping opportunities also available for interested/qualified applicants. Attention to detail, focus on task completion, and a love of wilderness are a must. Staff will have the support and freedom to design their workflow, with plenty of guest interaction and time off for exploring the incredible area trails, boating our lakes, and taking advantage of all we offer here in Wrangell St. Elias. High season runs May-September; ideal candidates start mid/late April. We provide RV space with water and limited electric, wifi, competitive wages, and tipped opportunities. Total gross wages for an average, first-year full season staff member is estimated $11,000 to $15,000.   We also have outdoor adventures such as salmon fishing, raft trips, and boating that the staff are invited and sometimes we break away just to go for a ride. If you're interested in learning more, please contact us to set up a time to talk further!  


Hopkins Ordinary Bed and Breakfast in Sperryville, VA, is seeking a couple to live onsite and run the Inn full-time. The position involves guest relations, social media management, laundry, light housekeeping, overseeing staff, and all aspects of breakfast. The B&B is adjacent to Shenandoah National Park, surrounded by mountains, craft wine, beer, cider and whisky producers and renowned restaurants, in an art-centric county about 75-miles west of Washington DC. the inn has 5 bedrooms, 2 cottages, and an on-site (small) brewery, which the innkeeper would need to be familiar with but won't manage. Experience in customer services is desired. Attention to detail, the ability to work with a management team, initiative, and a helpful, generous disposition are required. The one-bedroom private innkeeper quarters, utilities and partial board are included, along with paid vacation and sick leave. Salary, $60,000+, commensurate with experience, bonus package possible. Email if interested. 


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