Grounds Person / Handyman

Job Description

Lavishly landscaped with native plants and winding pathways, the vibrant Stayover in Dysart 410 room village creates a modern yet welcoming ‘home-away-from-home' for the Bowen Basin's workforce.

About the Role:
We are seeking experienced grounds staff to provide general upkeep across the village including common areas, accommodation and shared amenities. The number one priority is to ensure everyone has a positive Stayover experience.
The successful candidate will work on a 14:7 roster 11-hour days on a permanent full-time contract. This is a DIDO role, therefore you will be required to drive yourself to site in Dysart. All accommodation and meals will be provided while you are on site.


Respond and action repairs and grounds maintenance and handyman activities in accordance with maintenance schedules
Report faults and damages and add to the maintenance register
Work collaboratively to respond to ad-hoc maintenance queries
General grounds, lawn and plant maintenance
Hedge trimming, mowing, rubbish removal, irrigation, pest spraying
Skills & Experience:

Forklift Licence (essential)
Relevant Certs in grounds maintenance (desirable)
General Handyman Experience
Understanding of landscaping and irrigation systems (desirable)
Ability to operate minor plant & equipment
Current full Australian manual driver's licence (mandatory)
Unrestricted Australian work rights
All applicants must be willing to undergo and successfully complete:

A police check
Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing

We offer genuine career progression in village management and hospitality
Work-life balance
Recreational facilities such as BBQ areas, entertainment centre and equipped gym
Competitive salary commensurate with your experience
Coherent team culture, "feel a sense of community and engagement"
Private accommodation included
We advocate for supporting diversity and inclusion.
About Ventia:
The Ventia Village Services team provides comprehensive village management services including facilities maintenance, land management, domestic services, administration, security, wellbeing, and catering services.
Ventia are proud to be delivering operational excellence and village management services to our client Ausco, for their Stayover Villages. We provide village management operations on-site including administration, catering, housekeeping and grounds maintenance. Easternwell are passionate about ensuring all residents experience the highest level of quality and service during their stay. We are looking for individuals who share our vision for warm and welcoming "home away from home" style hospitality.

How to Apply:
Please click ‘Apply Now' to submit an application with your cover letter and CV.

Position Reference [139992]

We acknowledge the importance of our people's diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy.
The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.