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Maintenance Officer | Racecourse Grange Aged Care

Date: 04-Jun-2021

Location: Mornington, VIC, AU, 3931

Company: Australian Unity

As Australia’s first member-owned wellbeing company we are dedicated to helping people thrive. We put our people first, customers, clients, partners and communities. 



The role 


Come and join the team at Racecourse Grange where we are leading the industry in driving our award winning 'Better Together' model, raising the quality of living in aged care. We are currently looking for an experienced Maintenance Officer to join the friendly team in Mornington on a casual basis. As the Maintenance Officer you will be responsible for the upkeep and general maintenance of the residential living and shared spaces of Racecourse Grange Aged Care, working in accordance with health and safety guidelines and providing a support service that enhances our customer's wellbeing in their home. 



What you will be doing


  • Providing a range of general maintenance and building maintenance duties
  • Developing and implementing a preventative, proactive and reactive maintenance program
  • Delivering a high level of service to residents, visitors, contractors and staff
  • Maintenance of the shared spaces, ensuring a high standard of presentation
  • Working within health and safety guidelines to ensure a safe environment for residents and staff, reporting hazards where appropriate



About you


  • Previous maintenance experience. Trade background/qualifications preferred but not essential.
  • Knowledge of OHS requirements with a strong resident and safety focus
  • Previous experience in a Retirement Community, Aged Care, or hotel environment advantageous
  • A service, solution and preventative approach with strong customer service skills
  • Computer skills, knowledge of Microsoft suite and asset management/ordering systems
  • Availability to work on a casual basis, up to 3 days per week.



If you are looking for a rewarding role and a great work environment; apply now to help support our customers to thrive. 



What makes us, us 


We are here to make a difference every day, small things, big things and everything in between. We encourage you to join our team in this meaningful journey and make a difference in your local community. 


  • We’re all about making a bigger difference together
  • We’re all about supporting your wellbeing
  • We’re all about lifelong learning





The health, safety and wellbeing of our people and our customers is our highest priority. In recognition that COVID-19 is affecting the way we work and creating new and sometimes challenging issues for our people, we have special leave arrangements in place and strengthened safety measures to support employee mental health and wellbeing.

All successful persons will be required to provide proof of 2020/21 flu vaccination. Your talent acquisition specialist will help guide you through this requirement, we thank you for your understanding and support during these unprecedented times.

Australian Unity is an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from all members of the community, including people of Aboriginal and Torres strait Islander descent, culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and, mature aged people. To view our Reconciliation Action Plan please visit: https://www.australianunity.com.au/about-us/reconciliation-action-plan.