Volunteer and Staff Positions Open at Gampo Abbey




Your main duties will be to:

  • Assure the general functioning of the Abbey’s three primary systems which are water, heat and power.
  • Be on call for urgent conditions especially power outages.
  • As needed, repair or have repaired the various elements and parts of our fourteen structures.
  • Maintain good relations with our main contractors and suppliers.
  • Render physical assistance to all department heads in setting up programs and events.
  • Keep three vehicles clean and in road worthy condition using qualified mechanics.


Skills Required:

  • Commitment and the desire to live and work in a practice community.
  • Knowledge of building maintenance and repair practices.
  • Knowledge of safety practices.
  • Ability to plan and supervise the work of others.
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision.
  • Valid driver’s license.



  • Monthly stipend
  • Room and Board
  • Participation in Abbey programming


Please submit a letter of interest and a copy of your resume to: director@gampoabbey.org.