General Hand

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Job TitleGeneral HandClosing Date02-Feb-2019Employment TypeFull timeDescriptionAre you ready for unforgettable outback adventure, in a place where you can truly explore with all of your sensesEver wanted to challenge yourself and be immersed in the untamed ‘Never Never’ with the blessing of the original land ownersAre a you passionate, highly skilled and experienced General Hands, who is looking to save some money enjoying a lifestyle with few expensesIf you said YES to all of these things, then you should join the team at Kings Canyon!Kings Canyon is one of the Red Centre’s little known jewels. Hidden deep in Watarrka National Park, it is a breath taking sandstone chasm that spectacularly plunges over 150 metres into the earth. Home to Kings Canyon Rim Walk, the area receives more than 250,000 international and domestic visitors per year.The property is looking for an experienced General Hands to join their team. Someone with a horticulturist background would be highly regarded in this role. You will be joining a team of committed, passionate and service focused team striving to provide an exceptional guest experience.Working as a General Hand and reporting to the Maintenance Manager, you will be involved in the maintenance, development and presentation of the Resort, whilst maintaining the highest degree of guest satisfaction.About the RoleDutiesThe maintenance, development and presentation of the Resort whilst maintaining the highest degree of guest satisfactionYou will look after all aspects of General Maintenance and GardeningPainting and decoratingBasic carpentry through to general repairsUpkeep of grounds and guest areas.What you will bring to the role;Previous experience as Handyperson/Trades AssistantFriendly nature and excellent team working skillsFlexibility and ability to adapt to different and challenging circumstancesProactive in your approach to the work environmentFirst Aid CertificateUnrestricted/Open Manual Driver’s LicenseHighly developed interpersonal/communication skillsAbility to work well under pressureHotel / resort experience will be highly regardedQualificationsCurrent unrestricted manual drivers licence (LR Highly regarded)Applicable licences to perform duties ie. Forklift, Chainsaw etcFirst Aid Certificate (Highly regarded)These are “live-on” remote location roles. Working in a remote location is not for everyone, so you must think carefully about the reality of living in a remote location for an extended period of time.In return we offer a truly unique working environment with some great remote area benefits including subsidised accommodation and meals, discounted holidays and regular social events.To learn more about Delaware North Companies and Kings Canyon Resort, visit our websites: and may be subject to a satisfactory National Criminal Record Check.