Is there any halachic reason why a nonJew should be forbidden from going into a mikvah room (not into the water) without a Jew present? (e.g., for cleaning or for other purposes)?

  • I go to a Chabad men's mikvah and the cleaning staff is emphatically non-Jewish...just one data point but worth adding – Josh K Dec 9 '19 at 5:17
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    @Josh it could be the Bor is locked or something, so there's no concern of tampering – Double AA Dec 9 '19 at 12:44
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    @DoubleAA I know of a mikvah that was under the supervision of Rabbeim from Lakewood, NJ (not Chabad supervision) that had exactly that arrangement for decades.The cleaning staff were all non-Jews and the entire Orthodox community used it without reservation. – Yaacov Deane Dec 9 '19 at 17:01
  • @Double AA at this particular location the non-Jewish cleaning staff is responsible for topping off the water levels, changing the chlorine cartriges in the buoy, and running the scum-skimmer machine. They are in direct contact with the water. The mikvah itself may or may not be kosher for kelim and women – Josh K Dec 9 '19 at 20:07
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    See is mikvah. There are many non Jewish people in the see, – kouty Dec 11 '19 at 20:38

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