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Work in a Hotel on the Shore near Portsmouth, ME

E-127741 Work in a Hotel on the Shore near Portsmouth, MEFor: University or college students
Work Travel USA
Visa required:
J1 Visa
Summer vacations

Area pictures: Explore the area with Google Panoramio

Job Title: Where needed
Employer Type:
Small Hotel
Arranged By: InterExchange, Inc.
Employer ID: E-127741


Description of Business: This employer owns a 80 room inn as well as a hotel with 28 rooms. They offer two heated pools, two hot tubs, a comfortable lounge, a natural fire pit, recreation area, and massage services.

Description of Area:Located on the south side of the town, a one block stroll to the entrance of the Marginal Way, and two blocks to the night clubs, restaurants and activities of the village centre.

Travel Time to the job site, example: 6 hours from New York by bus. Cost $55.00.

Area pictures: 1992-2009 Participants’ Photos [coming soon]

Job Details

Work Description: Housekeeping – Cleaning rooms, vacuuming, changing linens and towels, making beds, doing laundry, etc. Maintenance – Mowing lawns, painting, carrying heavy objects, doing repairs, gardening, etc. Front Desk – answering phones, taking reservations.

Salary and Bonuses: $8.00 per hour

Work Hours: You will be working 35 to 40 hours per week.

Job type illustrations: 1992-2009 Participants’ Photos [coming soon]


Accommodation Cost: $80.00 per week

Accommodation Description: You will be sharing a room at the inn with other international students.

Accomodation Pictures: How we lived in America 1992 – 2009 – participants’ photos


Requirements: Not specified.

Standard requirements for the Work Travel USA program sponsored by InterExchange, Inc. are:

  • Conversational English
  • Minimum placement duration 12 weeks (or for summer, until Labor Day, whichever is longer)
  • Minimum placement is 2.5 months in national parks

Uniform/Dress Code: You will be expected to maintain a neat and clean appearance at all times.


None who was previously placed in this location offered pictures for this gallery.

How to Apply

Do you like the employers shown in this section? Would you like to work for an employer like that?
Great! Apply for the Work Travel USA program and enjoy your summer adventure in the USA!

The program allows you to indicate three preferences for the area of the USA where you would like to be placed, and three preferences for the type of employer you would like to work for.

Although the program sponsorĀ can not guarantee that your preferences will be met, it does guarantee you one job placement! All the employers listed here hosted international students in the past and the placements provided for an unforgettable summer!

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