Maintenance Officer - Kingscliff
Australia - NSW, Lismore & Far North Coast
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  • Based primarily at our Kingscliff Facility
  • Perfect role for picking up flexible additional work
  • Casual role with ongoing work

We are looking for a general all-rounder to provide additional maintenance support to our Buildings, Assets and Grounds support team working across Feros Care’s Premises. You will be based primarily at our Kingscliff facility (however outside of current COVID restrictions we also have offices in Coolangatta/Tweed and facilities in Byron/Bangalow).

The role will require a level of physical fitness and includes, but is not limited to, digging, weeding, occasional lifting, use of ladders, carpet cleaners, gurneys and other manual tasks.

This is a casual role, working up to 21 hours per fortnight. To assist with reducing the risk of community transmission all candidates who work for other Business in a residential facility, aged care services, disability service provider or transport services  will be required to advise Feros Care in your application.

From 1 May 2020, it is a mandatory requirement from the Department of Health that an up to date flu vaccination is required for ALL persons to be able to enter Residential Aged Care Facilities. As part of our Feros Care recruitment process, we ask that all applicants are aware of this new requirement and should you have any reason not to obtain a vaccination, that you speak with your dedicated Recruitment Advisor.

 

What will I be doing?

  • Attending to all gardening, lawn care and maintenance requests
  • Completing documentation as required
  • Operating and maintaining equipment such as carpet cleaners, power tools, and gardening equipment
  • Assisting with non-scheduled cleaning, for example spills, as directed
  • Maintaining infection control requirements and identify, resolve and report hazards
  • Liaising with external contractors as required

 

What do I need?

  • Previous experience working in a construction/landscaping role
  • Current Drivers Licence

 

Brownie Points:

  • Certificate III in Horticultural Studies
  • Certificate in the Safe Use and Handling of Chemicals and Hazardous Substances
  • Fire Safety Officer Certificate
  • Electrical Tagging Certificate

 

About Feros Care:

Feros Care is a multi-award winning not-for-profit organisation offering a range of aged, disability and community care services. What we care most about is helping people live bolder lives. Better connected. More active. More fulfilling.

We don’t just want our clients to live. We want them to dream. To get their feet wet and their hands dirty. To laugh, have friends, be happy. We call it growing bold and for over 30 years, we are making it real, both for older Australians and those living with disability.

 

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Variety is the spice of life - everyone is welcome and everyone matters at Feros Care. We are proud to be an inclusive organisation, embracing all people, regardless of ethnicity, culture, gender, identity, sexual orientation or disability.

Feros Care acknowledges the traditional owners of this land, the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People of this Country. We also pay respects to Elders past and present, who strive to build a better and more sustainable future for future generations.

When successful, you will be required to undertake a national police check and provide evidence of your right to work in Australia. 



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