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Maintenance Officer

IPA currently have requirements for several experienced Maintenance Officers to work in a Detention Centre based in Wacol, to assist with all Maintenance duties on-site.

You will be responsible for:

  • Provide basic repairs and general handyman activities in and around the buildings and grounds, including the repair and maintenance of small machinery.
  • Maintain centre grounds (as required) and/or assets including reporting, auditing, identifying current and future needs
  • Maintain a safe, secure, and productive working environment, which responds to the safety of staff and young people.
  • Other ad-hoc duties such as collecting supplies, and transporting items around the centre.

You will be adequately trained in the following areas:

  • Protection actions
  • Radio operation
  • Code training

Requirements of the position:

  • Minimum 2 years of maintenance experience **MUST**
  • Current Driver’s License
  • Current Working with Children Blue Card **MUST** (or ability to obtain)
  • Be able to commit to working 7am – 3pm, Monday to Friday.

If this sounds like a role you would be suited to, IPA encourages you to apply with a detailed resume and 2 contactable referees TODAY.

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