Halls Gap Camping Pty Ltd t/as Silverband Lodge

Assistant Facilities Manager/Handyperson

Job Description

Located in the heart of Halls Gap and set against the spectacular landscape of Gariwerd /Grampians National Park, Silverband Lodge is the base for school excursions and journey-based programs, corporate retreats, family reunions or large group stays.

The Assistant Facilities Manager / Handyperson is suited to a hands on, passionate, efficient and innovative employee who is committed to best practice facility management, and ensuring Silverband Lodge is presented and maintained to high standard for guests.

Qualifications & experience

  • Building or other trade is advantageous, but not essential
  • Ability to operate Tractor (incl front end loader, forklift, slasher, mower), Chainsaw and general workshop equipment (saws, drills, compressor, grinders, welders etc.)
  • Australian Driver’s licence (manual) is essential
  • Heavy Rigid licence is preferred but not essential
  • Working with Children Check
  • First Aid
  • Fit and capable for physical work

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Provide an immaculately presented, well maintained, and safe venue.
  • Assist the Facilities Manager with maintenance of all buildings, plant and equipment.
  • Assist with gardening and maintaining well-presented grounds
  • Assist the Facilities Manager with development and special projects
  • Work with and supervise subcontracted trades
  • Undertake regular essential service checks and maintain essential services log
  • Maintain an organised, clean and tidy workshop
  • Assist with venue set up as required (incl. move furniture, function set up, erect/pack up tents/marquees)
  • Contribute ideas to improve facilities, services, productivity and efficiency, and save costs
  • Regular inspection and maintenance of outdoor activities and associated equipment (including bikes, abseiling equipment, canoes, ropes course, bouldering wall, archery, bush cooking, hiking equipment
  • Contribute to a culture of workplace and child safety, and promote the wellbeing of children and vulnerable people
  • Assist with camp program delivery as required
  • Assist with camp program transport as required


  • Lunch supplied most days
  • Uniform supplied
  • Residential accommodation available

Next steps

For more information call 03 5356 4241 to chat about the role or request a copy of the position description

Job Summary

Halls Gap Location
Full Time Job Type


Halls Gap Camping Pty Ltd t/as Silverband Lodge


204-232 Grampians Rd, Halls Gap VIC 3381 Email: [email protected] Phone: 03 5356 4241