Maintenance Officer/Handyperson

Assist with general maintenance of buildings, equipment, gardens and grounds, Join a not-for-profit organisation helping people to live a life of fulfilment, Permanent Full Time | Monday to Friday hours.We are searching for an experienced Maintenance Officer to join our team at our Bolton Point aged care facility to assist with general maintenance and grounds work to upkeep a pleasant and safe environment for our residents, staff and visitors . 
This role pays between $22.43 - $24 per hour and is eligible for salary packaging benefits.
In this role you will:  

  • Complete regular corrective and preventative maintenance work
  • Undertake periodic inspections of buildings, plant and equipment
  • Engage and oversee external contractors to ensure required outcomes are met
  • Manage procurement process for allocated area
  • Drive the onsite bus from time to time

About you:
You will have a background in general maintenance and/or handyperson work.  Availability to work Monday to Friday and participate in a rotating after hours call out roster is essential.

We also require:  

  • Working knowledge of building and allied trades in relation to maintenance
  • Experience in planning and managing job allocations
  • Empathy towards aged persons and their requirements living within a Retirement Village or Residential Care facility
  • Must be willing to upgrade drivers licence to assist with driving onsite bus occasionally
  • Valid working rights
  • If appointed a satisfactory police check will be required within 3 months
  • Flu vaccination confirmation or willing to obtain

Why Us
We offer our valued staff competitive hourly rates, salary packaging benefits, discounts on private health insurance and ongoing development and career opportunities.

Want to know more or apply

Our application process takes less than 10 minutes.

All employees may be required to attend a Residential Aged Care facility as part of their role.  From 1 May 2020 this means that employees must be vaccinated against influenza or complete the Bolton Clarke intention to get the Influenza vaccination prior to commencement.

16/06/2020 $0 Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter 1 Trades & Services
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