Position Details
Reference Number 14331
Position Title Maintenance Officer
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity St Stephens Hospital, Hervey Bay
Enterprise Agreement ENG - Engineering and Maintenance Enterprise Agreement - Tradesperson - Level 4
Position Summary

We are currently seeking an experienced Electrical Maintenance Officer to join our team in a Permanent Part Time capacity.


Our Opportunity:


Reporting to the Maintenance Coordinator, you will apply your expertise in the delivery of electrical services support. You will also provide environmental services support, assisting with general plumbing and trade tasks around the facility.

You will also be required to participate in an out of hours on call roster.

As part of your role, you’ll be accountable for:

  • Preventative electrical maintenance
  • Inspecting, test, tagging and registering equipment
  • Reporting any faulty or hazardous equipment
  • Maintaining and storing equipment according to strict hospital procedures
  • General environmental services and trades duties as required

About You:

You will have a commitment to delivering excellent service to managers, patients and their loved ones, through an effective customer focused attitude.


You will show the key attributes of ownership, accountability and a willingness to be flexible and adapt to changing priorities that may arise.


 As an experienced tradesperson, you will demonstrate:

  • Certificate of Competency/License as an Electrical Fitter/Mechanic Qld
  • 5 years post trade experience
  • Over knowledge of maintenance at a tradesman level
  • Working knowledge of basic carpentry and plumbing
  • Knowledge of infection control guidelines and standard health precautions
  • Knowledge of environmental work processes, including cleaning chemicals and industrial cleaning equipment

You will demonstrate a commitment to upholding the values of St Stephens and of UnitingCare Queensland and demonstrate behaviours aligned to these.

We Offer:

Working as part of the UnitingCare Health team at St Stephens, you’ll join a values led organisation, focused on putting people at the centre of everything we do.  We actively promote a healthy work life balance, and provide access to a range of benefits including


To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process.


Applications Close Sunday, 26th of November 2017.

UnitingCare Health is committed to being a child safe, child friendly organisation for all children who come into contact with our services. It is our expectation that our employees will share in this commitment.  Therefore, employees and successful candidates in specified roles will be required to hold a valid ’Blue Card’ in line with the ’Working with Children Check’ requirements.


Criminal record checks will be conducted for all successful candidates.

Through our values UCQ are proud of our teams diversity,
we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Selection Criteria Essential: Electrical Certificate
Essential: Passed experience in general plumbing/handyman duties
Contact Person Darleen Bick
Contact Number 41206138
Contact Email darleen.bick@uchealth.com.au
Alternate Contact Person Craig Bite
Alternate Contact Number 41206121
Alternate Contact Email craig.bite@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 26/11/2017
Position Description
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