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The following call is an intra-division call and is ONLY for volunteers from the North American Division (which includes the following countries: Bermuda, Canada, Guam, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, FS of, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, St. Pierre and Miquelon, United States).

Please do not apply unless you qualify as a North American Division "intra-division" volunteer.

Position Title: Maintenance/Grounds Worker Call ID: NAD-IN.GMM.2021.04
Request Num: SR21910 Date Call was Listed: Mar 9, 2021
Status: Active Last Updated: Mar 9, 2021
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 1
Position Description
Country: Guam
Calling Organization: Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists
Position Type(s): Construction, Maintenance, Maintenance - Electrician, Maintenance - Plumber
Length of Service: 22-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Top Receiving Org
Beginning Date: Mar 1, 2021 
Ending Date: May 30, 2023
Urgent? No
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Jun 15, 2022
Duties:     Guam-Micronesia Mission headquarters (GMM) has need for another maintenance/grounds person to assist our current Facilities Manager with the upkeep and renovation of Mission buildings including missionary and guest housing. Primary responsibilities will include painting, pressure-spraying, light construction, carpentry work, grounds work, and other related tasks. Prior construction or grounds experience is helpful.

Quick overview of benefits:
• Housing is provided, including all utilities (electric and water).
• Vehicle is provided (possibly shared with another Student Missionary)
• Guam is a great place to live and work. Outdoor leisure activities include diving, snorkeling, boating, hiking, and surfing. Guam has the feel of small island life with benefits of Stateside restaurants and shopping. The Adventist young adult population is strong with group activities taking place on a regular basis.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Men may wear long shorts while working, if desired. Men must wear collared shirts to church meetings.
Unacceptable Dress:  Tight and/or short shorts are not acceptable.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Basic housekeeping supplies provided. Linens and towels are provided.
Gender: Male
Age Preference: 21+ years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  2 Years College/Univ
Trade/Skills: Basic maintenance skills required. Volunteer should have an overall working knowledge to repair plumbing, electrical, mechanical needs. Volunteer should be willing and able to plan repair schedule and manage a maintenance team.
Currency: Dollars, United States of America
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   N/A    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Calling Organization   Round-trip airfare provided for at least 22 months of service.  
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Local Travel   Calling Organization   Vehicle may be shared.  
Utilities   Calling Organization   Worker will pay 25% of utility bills.  
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD $2,000 per month or adjusted for work experience.  
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Calling Organization   GMM may consider married couples. Please communicate with GMM for details.  
Travel (Children)   N/A    
Insurance   Calling Organization   For Long Term and Short Term positions: Accident, Sickness & Personal Effects & Baggage (PEB) Insurance Protection for Volunteers. For international volunteers serving in NAD: Short-Term Travel Insurance.  
Accommodations   Calling Organization   Rent will be charged as 10% of earnings.  
Other   N/A    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Hagatna GU
Airport: AB Wonpat (GUM)
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up by GMM personnel.
Required Inoculations
Other Medical Recommendations See for the latest requirements/recommendations for each location.
Visa Required? No           Visa Type: Must be US citizen
    Who Applies:
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Deadline: May 31, 2021
Visa/Travel Details: Must be US citizen
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists
Calling Division: North American Division
Calling Union: Guam-Micronesia Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Guam
Supervisor: Lloyd, Jr, Don
Title: Treasurer/Stewardship
Additional Information
Although geographically in Micronesia, Guam is politically a US island. On Guam is the headquarters of our Guam-Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists. Orientation will be provided as needed upon arrival to the island. ***For volunteers from divisions other than NAD, please work with your Division Volunteer Coordinator regarding important ticketing information with MTS Travel. Division Volunteer Coordinator contact your respective GC coordinator for further information. Pay special attention to the visa information.
GMM Requirements
For positions in Guam Micronesia Mission, please download, sign and fax the Volunteer Agreement.
Approved By:   Julie Norton, GMM AVS Coordinator for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Feb 22, 2021. Entered by: Norton, Julie