Position Details
Reference Number 16640
Position Title Maintenance Officer
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Uniting Communities only
Employment Type Locum
Location Felixstow, 160 OG Road
Award Classification Non Agreement - Dependent on qualifications and/or experience
Hours Per Fortnight 37
Position Summary

About Us

Uniting Communities is a leading not-for-profit organisation, working across South Australia through more than 90 community service programs. Our team of over 1500 staff and volunteers support and engage with more than 30,000 South Australians each year. We strive to build compassionate communities and great lives through community strengthening, quality service delivery and advocacy.


We are seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic and caring person to join our team as Maintenance Worker at our Felixstow Residential Aged Care facility. You will undertake the day-to-day maintenance of gardens, grounds and buildings ensuring a safe and welcome environment for residents, guests and staff.


The Role

Key duties and responsibilities include:

  • Undertake minor building repairs including painting
  • Maintain and service facility equipment including wheelchairs and shower chairs
  • Clean windows
  • Maintain garden areas and walkways including pruning and plant maintenance
  • Liaise with external contractors and complete onsite inductions as required
  • Maintain required documentation and maintenance tracking system


About You

The successful candidate will have:

  • Trade qualifications or experience in building maintenance
  • Sound written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritise work within established routines, methods and procedures
  • Basic administrative and organisational skills
  • Understanding of WHS regulations
  • Unrestricted drivers licence


Please review the position description via the link.


The Salary

Salary will be reflective of your experience and qualifications. We also provide generous salary packaging benefits that enable you to increase and maximise your take home salary. Check out our benefits at www.unitingcommunities.org.


What to include in your application:

It is essential you provide a covering letter addressing the Position Description and a current resume including the names of 2 current referees.

Contact Person Wendy Jude
Contact Number 820601411
Closing Date 24/09/2020
Position Description
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