Maintenance Officer


Sydney, NSW

Posted 2/15/2020

  • Permanent Full-time Position
  • Located in Nowra on the NSW South Coast
  • Fantastic opportunity + Not-for-profit salary packaging benefits available

About us:
As a Christian organisation, with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we serve older people and those who are vulnerable or marginalised by providing a range of accommodation, care and community services.
For more information please visit:

About the Role:
Jean Ross House - Residential Care Home is seeking a Maintenance Tradesperson/Officer to join the team on a permanent full-time basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for undertaking maintenance duties for the home, ensuring they are completed on time and to a high standard. Duties may include and will not be limited to:
  • Carpentry Works
  • Door and lock repairs
  • Painting
  • Concreting
  • Minor roofing
  • Gutter cleaning
  • Sweeping
  • Adjusting
  • Minor alterations and handyman duties
  • Appliance fault finding
  • Carpet repairs
  • Joinery repairs
  • Plumbing repairs
Key responsibilities (not limited to):
  • Ensures that maintenance duties are completed in a safe, efficient and effective way by following specified policies and procedures with special attention to all aspects of safety;
  • Ensures quality maintenance program is achieved by anticipating, arranging and carrying out repairs, maintaining buildings and grounds, and advising the Village / Building Manager on replacement or repairs as required.
  • Contribute to the support of residents by providing appropriate assistance and quality service as required, and with respect to dignity and privacy.
  • Contribute to after-hours maintenance requirements from time to time.
Skills, knowledge and experience needed:
  • Previous experience in maintenance essential
  • Relevant Trade qualification and Trade license - desirable
  • A current NSW driver’s license.
  • Reliable with a strong work ethic.
  • Alignment with Anglicare’s values.
  • Passion for assisting older people and working in Aged Care.

If you are passionate about working with a committed team, all within a Christian environment, we would love to hear from you.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island candidates are encouraged to apply.

Anglicare - Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.

Advertised: 14 Feb 2020 AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close: 31 Mar 2020 AUS Eastern Daylight Time

To view and apply for this job on the web visit: