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Looking for Babysitter for Easy, Fun 6 Year Old Boy 

(Posting for a good friend, Grace. Can vouch 6 yr old is easy and fun – Dan) Hi, we are looking for weekend babysitter coverage for our 6 year old kiddo. We live near campus. Mom is a doctor at the hospital and works often on the weekends, and dad is training over the weekends  More

Posted October 6 at 9:00 pm
Contact Grace Adamson
Posted By Daniel LaFave

Got eggs?

A shift in our day-to-day routine has left us in search of a new supplier of fresh eggs. Ideally we would buy 1 dozen each week, and could meet somewhere on campus for the exchange. Do your chickens have production to share? If so, let’s connect! Email me at katie.barlow@colby.edu. Thank you! Katie

Posted September 20 at 10:55 am
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Posted By Katherine Barlow

Seeking Francophone mathematics tutor for high school student

The Oak Institute is seeking a Francophone who studied in the French system to teach mathematics in French to a high school student this semester. Please email abhalla@colby.edu for more details if you fit this description! Thank you!

Posted August 29 at 11:35 am
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Moving help needed

Looking for two college students available on Monday 8/26 for a small move within Waterville. Preferably a student with a pickup truck or large SUV willing to tow a small trailer 1 mile.

Posted August 14 at 9:22 pm
Contact Sudipta Roy
Phone 8129292149
Posted By Sudipta Roy

Rabbit Sitter Wanted August 21-27

Rabbit Sitter Wanted August 21-27

New Colby faculty seeking a reliable pet sitter to look after two rabbits in Waterville during the week of August 21-27. Requires two visits a day. Please contact Mark Mayer mgmayer@colby.edu

Posted July 16 at 6:43 am
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Posted By Mark Mayer

New faculty seeking term-time nanny for infant

We’re looking for an experienced nanny for our infant daughter from end of August 2019 onward. She’s pleasant and doesn’t cry much. If you’re interested, available and can provide great care, please send an intro email to stacyann.robinson@gmail.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

Posted June 10 at 1:36 pm
Posted By Leslie Lima

Looking for House and Pet Sitter

Looking for a house and pet sitter from June 28th – July 5th or 6th. Includes taking care of bunny, cat, chickens, pony and mini-donkey. 15 minutes from Colby in Albion. Will pay well and stock the fridge for you too! If interested email Kara at kara.kugelmeyer@gmail.com

Posted June 4 at 8:09 am
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Posted By Kara Kugelmeyer

Pet/housesitter needed

I’m looking for a petsitter/housesitter for June 12-17. We have a wonderful but slightly nervous dog, five easy-going cats, and three chickens. We live in Sidney, so you will need a car. If you’d like to hang out with some great animals and get paid to do it, please email me at tldunn@colby.edu. Thanks! Tasha  More

Posted June 1 at 12:36 pm
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Posted By Tasha Dunn

Needed: Nanny for August

We are looking for a nanny for our 4-year-old daughter, Linnea, from August 12-September 4 in Waterville. We are looking for someone to hang out with her in our home and go to the playground, pool, on bike rides, etc.–normal preschooler stuff. The start date is firm. Pay is generous. There is also the possibility  More

Posted May 1 at 12:55 pm
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Posted By Lindsay Mayka

Sprouting gardener looking to make a little extra cash?

Sprouting gardener looking to make a little extra cash?

Looking for someone aged 17+ to help with occasional gardening that I’m unable to do this year. Work includes weeding, planting, pulling up “volunteer” tree shoots, trimming bushes, raking, spreading mulch, and the like, mostly in perennial beds (no mowing). Must have transportation and references. Would prefer someone with an interest in gardening, but no  More

Posted April 15 at 9:47 am
Contact Jill Gordon
Posted By Jill Gordon

We Need a Roofing Contractor

We are in need of a roofing contractor to put a new shingle roof on our home in Waterville. If you have had experience with a good roofer (with insurance, credentials, etc.), I would appreciate your referral.

Posted April 9 at 10:21 am
Contact Gary
Posted By Gary Green

Help Wanted: Bloggers!

Help Wanted: Bloggers!

Are you interested in biodiversity, ecology, evolution, genetics, urban life, education and/or bugs? Are you a good writer, looking for a flexible campus job? Bugs In Our Backyard is an NSF-supported, Colby program for K-12 engagement in these and other biology-related topics. Our website provides teaching resources and opportunities for citizen science. We also have  More

Posted January 21 at 4:15 pm
Contact Dave Angelini
Posted By David Angelini

Need a Babysitter (spur the moment)?

Contact Cat Ledue for babysitting over the January term. Trained in first aid. 12 years of babysititng experience. Experience working with kids from age 0 to teen (I grew up taking care of my younger siblings, worked for several summers as a teacher aid for first graders, ran Waterville Public Library’s book-bike program for local  More

Posted January 9 at 8:54 am
Contact Cat Ledue
Posted By Catherine Ledue

Nanny position

We are looking for a full time nanny to watch our 4 month old son. We live on campus. If you are available/interested or know someone else who is please be in touch. Thanks!

Posted January 8 at 11:59 am
Contact Oliver Layton
Posted By Oliver Layton

Childcare available

Childcare available with wonderful, dynamic, and reliable nanny mid-December through mid-January. If full January coverage is needed, that could also be negotiated. Please be in touch with me: risaacs@colby.edu if you are interested and would want further details regarding price and full availability. Please feel free to pass this offer on beyond campus.

Posted November 24 at 11:10 pm
Contact Rachel Isaacs
Phone 2078594271
Posted By Rachel Isaacs

Dog sitting Mrs. Frisby

We are looking for someone who can care for Mrs. Frisby from 12/26 to 12/31. She would be OK to travel regionally by car or stick around Waterville. She is a happy, mellow 2-year old Boston Terrier. She gets along well with other dogs or cats. If interested, please write to Denise- dabruese@colby.edu to work  More

Posted November 17 at 3:56 pm
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Posted By Denise Bruesewitz