Engineering & Facilities Management | Listed 20 March

Rydges Canberra – Maintenance Handyperson

Work type
Full time

About EVT

When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. EVT encompasses Entertainment businesses that excite every sense, Ventures driven by a passion for new opportunities and Travel businesses that always feel local and authentic. At EVT, we’re the shakers and the Daymakers. The experience creators. The possibility makers and opportunity takers. We aim to make a positive impact on our people, communities and environment, every day.

About Rydges

Australian & New Zealand owned and operated for more than 30 years, Rydges operates quality city, suburban, and resort-style hotels in key destinations across Australia and New Zealand, with a refreshingly down-to-earth approach. Rydges provides genuine local hospitality with quality essentials alongside its trademark ‘too easy’ service.

About Rydges Canberra

Take charge of your career with Rydges Canberra. Where heritage charm meets modern local hospitality in the heart of this capital city, modern, this hotel’s generous-sized rooms and stylish surroundings bring a dynamic and refreshing atmosphere to the everyday. The capital’s calling, are you answering?

About the role

The Handy Person will assist the Maintenance Manager in providing an effective maintenance service to all departments in the Hotel. This is in conjunction with follow-through of the hotel Work Request management system myBuildings. 

  • Ongoing maintenance of guest rooms and public areas – including painting, grouting and silicon.
  • Maintain and clean air-conditioning units in guest rooms and public areas.
  • To assist in providing an effective maintenance service to all departments. This includes hands-on work as well as organising contractors (when applicable)
  • In conjunction with the above, ensure all Work Requests (internal and allocated to contractors) are raised via myBuildings and procedures are followed

Benefits & perks 

At EVT, we want our people to experience our businesses and be brand and experience advocates. So, we make sure access to amazing ‘Elevate Perks’ are available to all staff from day dot. 

  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job.  
  • 50% off stays at EVT hotels – Rydges, QT, Atura, and more.  
  • $2 movie tickets, plus Moonlight, Gold Class, Candy Bar discounts and more.  
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo.  
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVT network.  
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving.   
  • Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company.   

Skills & experience 

  • Experience with Plant rooms, store rooms, risers, switch rooms.
  • Ability to ensure paths of egress, fire and exit doors, emergency exists are kept clear at all times
  • Able to keep Workshop clean and tidy
  • Proactively provide feedback to the Maintenance Manager in all areas in order to lower associated risk where possible
  • Knowledge to regularly check and inspect tools in order to ensure a safe work environment at all times

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