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Handy Person (Part Time) - InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort

Hotel Brand: InterContinental
Location: Australia, Queensland, Sanctuary Cove

Hotel: Sanctuary Cove Resort (BNEQL), Manor Circle, 4212

Job number: 100340

As the world's largest family of luxury hotels, we all take great pride in being genuine ambassadors of the InterContinental® brand. Shaped by decades of international know-how and local insights, our passion for luxury travel spans cultures and customs. Inspiring us to create warm and sophisticated experiences for those seeking a richer perspective on the world.

Each of our hotels cultivates a distinctive style and ambience where we embrace every opportunity to give our guests a personal and enriching experience.

If you'd like to embrace a wider world of experiences and opportunities, we'd like to welcome you to the world's most international luxury hotel brand as a part time Handy Person; a key role in our dynamic engineering team assisting with the Resort’s maintenance program. This role ensures all necessary repairs and preventative maintenance are carried for the resort.

Your day to day

Keeping our Resort running smoothly is vital to our guest's experience – as the Handy Person you’ll keep everything looking sharp and running like clockwork. From simple repairs to forward-thinking for the next day. With naturally high standards to support our own, you’ll approach every task with dedication and pride.

Reporting to the Director of Engineering, you will conduct general maintenance for the Resort in accordance with company standards and be able to demonstrate awareness and understanding of Workplace Health and Safety policies and procedures. You will assist with repair work and participate in the Resort’s preventative maintenance programs.

This role would suit an efficient self-starter who is able to work with limited supervision and has a general trade and technical background. The Resort offers a fast paced environment and for the successful candidate will provide an excellent training ground for you to develop your competence in various types of engineering and general maintenance.

What we need from you 

  • A proactive individual who can communicate effectively with all team members, stakeholders and guests who has an excellent eye for detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks within conflicting deadlines.
  • At least 2 to 3 years general maintenance and/or repair experience with a good all round knowledge of maintenance procedures.
  • Experience in all or some of the following is essential – air conditioning, door lock systems, painting, tiling, plumbing and general furniture repairs, with exposure to the hospitality industry desirable although not essential.
  • Must hold a full Australian drivers licence and the appropriate work rights to work within Australia with the ability to work a seven day rotating roster, including weekends, evenings and public holidays a must.

What we offer

Join our extraordinary world and experience a place where you can be yourself, share your ideas, support your personal growth and wellbeing, and be a valued member of an inspirational team.

You’ll be rewarded for your hard work with a suite of benefits that supports you and your family’s wellbeing, including :

  • Paid birthday leave
  • Hotel perks like accommodation and food & beverage discounts
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Proactive health days and flexible work options.
  • Your career journey will be supported through our lifelong development program
  • IHG Career Milestone celebrations
  • Transfer of entitlements as you move and grow with IHG. 
  • Access to our discount retail platform that makes your pay for even further

We are proud to be IHG and we know you will be too.  Visit to find out more about us.

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**You must have full working rights in Australia**

 Don't quite meet every single requirement, but still believe you'd be a great fit for the job? We'll never know unless you hit the 'Apply' button. Start your journey with us today and let's #GoFurtherTogether.

Don't quite meet every single requirement, but still believe you'd be a great fit for the job? We'll never know unless you hit the 'Apply' button. Start your journey with us today and let's #GoFurtherTogether.

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