Head of Maintenance | Full-Time

Date: 26-Jul-2022

Location: Brisbane, AU

Company: YMCA Brisbane

George Williams Hotel, Brisbane – Updated 2022 Prices

George Williams Hotel is a reputable, high quality and professionally operated 4 star inner city Hotel with 103 guest rooms and 4 conference rooms.

Located in the heart of the Brisbane CBD, near Roma Street Station, Queen Street Mall, Suncorp Stadium and the Brisbane River, the George Williams Hotel is one of the city’s most convenient and affordable destinations for executives, couples and groups visiting this vibrant, cosmopolitan metropolis.


We are currently seeking an experienced Head of Maintenance to join the team on a Full-Time basis.  Reporting to the Hotel General Manager, this role is responsible for implementing proactive and preventative repair and maintenance programs to ensure all hotel equipment, assets and guest rooms are maintained to the high standard of the YMCA policies.


As the Head of Maintenance, you will be responsible for:


  • Daily inspection of the facility, assets and equipment within the hotel and perform preventative repairs and/or repairs in general
  • Preventative maintenance schedule to be implemented including guest rooms and all the amenities within the room, hotel foyer and other areas
  • Liaising with staff for any updates on status of guest rooms and other areas
  • Coordinating external contractors for any specialism repairs
  • Ensure quality of maintenance is performed whilst minimal impact on hotel operations
  • Inspect completed work and obtain any necessary documentation from external maintenance contractors after approved works have been completed
  • Adhere to all WHS programs, policies and systems as well as conducting thorough monthly WHS site check
  • In Co-ordination with the Head Housekeeper, ensuring the accuracy of linen deliveries and any discrepancies are reported and corrected immediately with the Supplier.
  • Responsible for the delivery and storage of clean linen (including: showers curtains & blankets) to the accommodation floors and adequate par levels maintained amongst all floors.
  • Monitor stock levels of guest amenities and cleaning supplies
  • Be responsible for the ordering of linen, guest supplies & cleaning supplies, maintaining cost
  • Follow and ensure Fire Legislation and Fire Requirements are meet.


As a successful applicant to be considered for the Head of Maintenance you must have:


  • Extensive and sound experience in facility maintenance
  • Effective time management and organisational skills as well as customer service skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Suites including Excel and Power Point
  • Effective communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Possess or be willing to obtain a National Police Check in accordance with the Working Children (Risk Management and Screening) Act 2000
  • Capability of operating effectively in a high pressure environment
  • A Current CPR and First Aid Certificate


Interested? Apply Now!


To apply, please submit your covering letter and resume, detailing your experience against the selection criteria by clicking the 'Apply for this Job' button. For further information on YMCA OSHC, please visit the YMCA website http://www.ymcabrisbane.org/


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