Maintain our student apartments, common areas and building exterior with UniLodge Brisbane portfolio
14th September, 2021
UniLodge Brisbane Portfolio
Market leading student accommodation provider
Join our fun and friendly team!
We are seeking an experienced General Maintenance Officer (internally listed as a Handyperson) to join the team at UniLodge Brisbane portfolio.
The key responsibilities of this role are to maintain the apartments, common areas and building exterior. Working alongside the maintenance department, you will also be responsible for managing the soft facilities requirements of the property.
About the Role
Full-Time position available - 38hrs per week
Additional hours required during our peak periods or as business needs
Assist with major emergency issues after hours – i.e. water leakages, power failures, fire etc.
Prioritise maintenance as per operational requirements and to OH&S Standards
Meetings with Manager to receive new work orders and instructions
Provide updates on workloads including completions, delays, or escalations
Complete worksheets - clearly indicating the hours of work conducted in apartments and to common areas including material used for charging purposes
General maintenance, lighting checks & replacements, minor painting & plastering repairs, minor carpentry & plumbing repairs throughout the building
Monitor, report & manage spare parts stock levels
Advise Manager of work to be carried out by external contractor & ensure appropriate approvals are obtained
Respond to requests for any urgent repairs or issues required by Staff or management
Provide assistance in a professional and efficient matter to residents and visitors
Establish good working relations with Staff & Contractors
Experience in general property and grounds maintenance and repairs
Experience in a similar role within accommodation, real estate or hospitality (highly regarded)
An ability to work independently and within a team
Physical ability to move and relocate soft furnishings around the property
Comprehensive understanding of basic OH&S principles and chemical handling
Strong interpersonal & communication skills including the ability to relate to people from diverse backgrounds
Current First Aid Certificate
National Police Check & Working with Children Check (required)
Valid QLD Drivers Licence with no driving restrictions (required)
About UniLodge UniLodge is the leading provider of student accommodation in Australia and New Zealand and is currently in an exciting growth cycle as demand for our services is escalating globally. With a growing portfolio of over 80 properties, encompassing over 30,000 beds, it’s a very exciting time to join the UniLodge team! Our Benefits and Culture
Our culture is built on trust and engagement and we go the extra mile to make your career at UniLodge as rewarding as possible.
A diverse culture that is friendly, fun and collaborative
Acknowledgement, rewards and benefits.
A multicultural & diverse environment.
Development and career advancement opportunities
Benefits; Employee Assistance Program, activities, On the Spot rewards, Annual Company awards, Long-Tenure leave, Well-Being Programs, Emerging Leader Program
What you need to do now
Apply with your CV and a 1-page cover letter. While we take a look at your application, we encourage you to get to know us a little better through our website and various social media channels. We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – We commit to responding to every applicant.
***All final applicants for this position will be required to provide evidence of a criminal record check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.Apply For Job