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Hotel Maintenance Handyperson

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Date: 08-Mar-2021

Location: Woomera, SA, AU, 5720

Company: Ventia

One of Australasia's largest dedicated infrastructure service providers, Ventia is a new and dynamic organisation with a rich history. Our clients are the owners and operators of major infrastructure that is critical to our communities. No one else does exactly what we do in the way we do it. Making infrastructure work for our communities is at the heart of who we are and it's what unites and excites us.

Ventia are seeking an experienced Hotel Maintenance Handy Person to deliver services throughout South Australia on our long term Defence Base Services contract.


This position will see you based at the Woomera Defence Precinct, in an ongoing, full time position within the Estate Upkeep team

Working under the supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor you will assist in the day-to- day repairs and maintenance tasks of the Eldo Hotel, Woomera plus ongoing maintenance of grounds. 


Further you will:

  • Conduct maintenance tasks and repair work on buildings
  • Complete work orders and verify tasks in accordance with defence requirements
  • Report and qualify detected equipment faults to supervisors
  • Assist the Maintenance Manager with job timing, work scheduling, work instructions and job plans in conjunction with technical services.

Skills and Experience

  • Hold a Valid Australian Drivers Licence
  • Be experienced within facilities and commercial maintenance
  • You must be able to obtain an ADF Clearance


  • This is your chance to experience the safe, rewarding and performance driven culture you deserve.
  • Please note that the successful applicant will be required to reside in the Woomera Township in order to satisfy the requirements of the role.
  • Defence housing will be made available to the successful applicant with affordable rent at your cost 


About Woomera

A town of historical significance owned by the Department of Defence and located in the Far North Region of South Australia.  

Ventia plays an important role as an industry partner and offers a range of strategic services to support Defence operations in this unique and important location.

Located just 45 minutes from Roxby Downs, 2 hours from Port Augusta and 2.5 hours from Whyalla, working from Woomera gives you the opportunity to explore one of the most unique, vast and beautiful landscapes Australia has to offer.

If you are seeking an opportunity to play a pivotal role in supporting Defence and working from this unique location then this is the perfect opportunity for you.




We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

To apply for this role, please click the apply button on this page.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

Position Reference Number: 108786 

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