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Reference Number 14533
Position Title Maintenance Gardener | Full-Time | Kununurra
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Site Juniper Kununurra
Position Summary

What's on offer 

  • Hourly rate for this position $26.30 p.h.
  • Salary Sacrifice of $15,900 p/a, increasing your take home pay
  • Permanent employment within a growing sector
  • Newly built facility in 2018

We are currently seeking to recruit a suitably experienced Maintenance Officer to work at our Juniper Gerdewoonem facility, located in the Kimberley town of Kununurra. 

The purpose of this role is to provide general building maintenance services at this locations as directed. This will include; general maintenance of grounds, buildings, fittings and equipment.

On offer for the successful candidate will be a permanent position working 75 hours per fortnight.

Key Responsibilities of this role 

  •  Perform maintenance duties as required while ensuring economical and safe use of Juniper’s resources
  • Maintains facilities in accordance with policies and strives to meet outcome standards related to the condition of the physical environment
  • Respects residents’ private property and their right to privacy
  • Maintaining fixed assets using appropriate trade skills, tools or outside providers as necessary
  • Applies the principles of planned preventative maintenance
  • Maintains knowledge and skills in accordance with the required competencies of the position

The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required: 

  • Trade qualification relevant to the construction and maintenance or buildings and equipment (desirable)
  • Understanding of current OSH and legal requirements
  • A current C class drivers licence (required)
  • Sound experience in building maintenance and related areas
  • Ability to prioritise workloads effectively without supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians. We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.

People of all ages are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

Contact Person Gail Marley
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Alternate Contact Person Fran Rafftery
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
Juniper reserves the right to close advertising without prior notice.