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Resort Maintenance Manager
Eurong Beach Resort, Fraser Island

SeaLink Fraser Island … A World Heritage listed island off Australia’s Eastern Queensland coast, is the world’s largest sand island, stretching over 120km. With cool towering rainforests to walk through and explore, over 100 freshwater lakes to swim in, including the iconic Lake McKenzie and Lake Wabby, and an amazing beach highway, where else would you rather be! Though surrounded by untamed wilderness and rugged terrain, Fraser Island boasts luxurious, relaxing and natural accommodation experiences for guests from all corners of the world.


Living and working in paradise… We just can’t think of anything better!


So, what are we looking for?

We are in search of a professional Live On Resort Maintenance Manager to join our diverse team of Hospitality & Tourism lovers… do you think you have what it takes?


Key responsibilities…

  • Actively follow all Workplace Health and Safety procedures and practices consistent with legislative requirements and regulation
  • Ensure all electrical and other compliance practices are in place
  • Implement long and short range capital works programs to ensure property standards are maintained
  • Prioritise allocation and control of tasks for the maintenance staff
  • Meet critical timelines to meet the performance needs of the Maintenance Department
  • Organise a daily team work plan for your staff at the morning planning time meeting
  • Do all daily resort routine compliance checks for government requirements
  • Check daily Resort maintenance work book for daily jobs requiring attention for general department and room’s maintenance
  • General daily support looking for any potential Safety issue whilst on the job
  • Overseeing yard and daily garbage removal to council waste area
  • Treatment plant operation’s and daily compliance checks
  • Observe Workplace Health and Safety procedures for all staff
  • Demonstrated high level of communication skills with the ability to deal effectively with a broad range of people
  • Daily Pool chemical testing and overseeing routine maintenance and cleaning of pools
  • Overseeing store trucks deliveries twice a week
  • Ordering stock, materials and controlling their distribution
  • Organise a daily team work plan for your staff at the morning planning time meeting
  • Call outs when needed for jobs after finished daily shifts
  • Liaise with Kingfisher Bay Resort maintenance manager regarding trades work required at Eurong Beach Resort that needs their involvement
  • Do monthly one on ones with staff of the department
  • Maintain current, all entries in operational plans for the department
  • Observer Workplace Health and Safety procedures

 A few essentials about you…

  • Previous experience in gardening/horticulture – highly regarded
  • Previous people management experience in a similar environment
  • Knowledge of general maintenance repairs, including but not limited to plumbing, electrical, air conditioning
  • Knowledge of workplace Health and Safety Guidelines
  • Advanced communication and organisation skills
  • Have a professional outlook in the workplace and show an invested interest in the hustle and bustle of the Hospitality & Tourism industry
  • Demonstrated ability to exceed customer expectations
  • Ability to multitask
  • Great time management skills and proven ability to demonstrate initiative in the workplace
  • Immaculate personal grooming and presentation

A few simple role requirements…

  • A valid Police Clearance (dated within 6 months or less), or the ability to obtain one for work
  • Valid forklift licence
  • Valid HR Truck licence
  • The ability to relocate into Staff Accommodation on Fraser Island for work
  • The ability to work across a broad rostering system, over a 7 day working week

Moving to Fraser Island…

Has moving to an island ever been on your bucket list? Well, why not tick it off now! We are searching for live on island team members for this role. This involves moving into the Staff Accommodation, located within the grounds of the Resort, and sharing the accommodation facilities with approximately 50 like-minded team members.


A few live on island perks for team members…

  • Free 24 hour staff only laundry and gym facilities
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner served daily for team members
  • Free walk on barge transfers to and from the island for all team members
  • 1 minute walk from the Resort to 75 Mile Beach
  • Access to the staff and backpackers pool

How we work with you…

SeaLink Fraser Island are proud to offer a range of career development and recognition programs, along with team member benefits. Here are just a few…

  • Access to an in-house Training & Development Manager to assist you with your career growth within the company
  • Monthly One-On-One’s are held between you and your Department Manager which involves a healthy conversation around your work performance, progression, and provides you with an opportunity to identify any areas you would like to expand into within the company
  • Departmental Celebrations! A great way to get to know your Department team members on a social level, while also recognising the hard work of fellow members within your team
  • Various team member benefits through the Accor and SeaLink brands
  • Team member famils – why not stay a night at one of our Resorts, dine in our restaurants, take a tour, or enjoy a relaxing massage in our Island Day Spa! Team members are provided with an opportunity to experience each aspect of the company throughout their employment (subject to qualifying period)
  • Various yearly team member recognition programs, which are designed to recognise those team members exceptional performance and achievements in the workplace

Please be aware all shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a National Police Check prior to commencing to the next stage of our recruitment process.


Due to the large volume of applicants, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


So… if this opportunity sounds too good to miss, send your application through to our team – we can’t wait to hear from you soon!

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