Work at the Abbey
Under general supervision, performs duties of a Caregiver. Operates from specific and definite directions and instructions. Serves as a caregiver for aged and infirmed monks, providing assistance with activities of daily living and basic nursing duties.
The Grounds Technician (GT) is tasked with maintaining much of the Abbey grounds as well as with oversight of an existing landscaping service. The position also includes some general Abbey maintenance labor under the direction of the Facilities Manager during off seasons/as needed.
The Development Officer serves the mission of Mount Angel Abbey and the Abbey Foundation of Oregon (AFO), in a fundraising culture steeped in the values of Benedictine spirituality: community and hospitality. To raise significant support for the Abbey, Seminary, Library, and Retreat Center, our work is shaped by the philosophy of “donor-centered fundraising.” We are relationship-focused, not transactional, and are a highly motivated and successful team.
Under general supervision, the Custodian is responsible for custodial needs and care of the assigned
areas, as well as assisting with the set-up of facilities for events and meetings.
Employees regularly scheduled to work at least 30 hours per week are eligible to enroll in the benefit plans at Mount Angel Abbey. Some benefits such as the 401(k) plan, EAP and athletic facilities are available to all employees, regardless of hours worked. The following list outlines some of the benefits presently offered by Mount Angel Abbey.