Engineering & Facilities Management | Listed 23 May

Rydges Mackay Suites – Maintenace 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 Mackay Suites

Make your next career move with Rydges Mackay Suites. Conveniently located in the heart of one of Australia’s favourite Queensland towns and a stone’s throw away from the Great Barrier Reef, now’s the time to join our team and help shape unforgettable guest adventures at this contemporary and idyllic hotel.

About the role

  • General Handyman duties – including repairing, patching and painting.
  • Coordination and organization of external trades and suppliers
  • General cleaning duties including rubbish collection.
  • General gardening duties including but not limited.
  • Ensure all guest maintenance requests are solved in a timely manner.
  • Be willing to support the wider hotel team and roll up the sleeves to help.
  • Physical activities, including use of ladders.
  • Work well with others to reach the mutual goals of Rydges Hotel group.
  • This role is high paced due to the nature of hotels high occupancy.
  • If you want to learn, develop and want a career in the Hotel Maintenance  Industry, this is the role for you. 
  • Tuesday – Saturday Roster

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, LyLo, 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 

  • A positive ‘can do’ attitude.
  • You are a fixit guru.
  • Outstanding communication and team player skills.
  • The drive to be the best and to constantly improve.
  • The ability to multi-task and cope well under pressure.
  • No trade qualifications are required for this role.
  • Just starting your career? Full training provided.

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