Maintenance Attendant / Handyperson-Cape York-Far North Queensland (3796627)

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Job Detail

  • Job ID 14726

Job Description

Maintenance Attendant / Handyperson-Cape York-Far North Queensland

We are seeking an experienced Maintenance Attendant / Handyperson for this unique off grid property located in Cape York, Far North Queensland.

If you are looking for somewhere warm to spend winter, this is the perfect location!

This is an ideal role if you have previously worked with generators, water bores and like a different variety of jobs each day maintaining the grounds and looking after all onsite equipment. You will work with a fantastic team of onsite management and staff ensuring the property is well maintained.

The property offers onsite guest accommodation and camping grounds, fuel and food.

Being off grid, this role will suit candidates who enjoy living and working remote. If you love 4wding, camping, fishing and nature you will enjoy this location.

This is a very hands on role working across all areas of the property.
Work is available for a partner too if travelling as a couple.

Immediate Start
Commitment Required until November 2024


  • $33.99 per hour Monday-Friday
  • $44.34 per hour Saturday & Sunday
  • Accommodation & Meals $150 per week


  • Undertake all aspects of maintenance in a hands on capacity
  • Assist with maintenance and preventative maintenance on generators, water plants, bores, general equipment
  • General carpentry, painting and basic plumbing duties
  • Monitoring of fuel, fuel dips, safety procedures etc
  • All general grounds / maintenance work
  • Other duties as required

Candidate Requirements:

  • Willing to live and work in a remote destination
  • Previous bore and generator experience
  • Must hold a current drivers license
  • Be a team player
  • Excellent communication skills

Additional Information:

  • Work available for a partner
  • Candidates need to be able to handle living and working in in a remote location. Ideally have own car; if not, pick up can be arranged
  • Telstra 3G / 4G coverage available on site only
  • WIFI Available

How to Apply:

If you are ready to start your remote adventure and feel you are the right candidate for this role, we would love to hear from you – please forward your resume to

All applications are handled on a confidential basis.

Please also visit our website to browse our other fantastic opportunities.

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Who We Are:

MLKA Hospitality Recruitment are industry leaders in remote, regional and outback hospitality employment Australia wide. Australian owned and operated since 2008.

Our roles offer an excellent opportunity for skilled hospitality staff to embark on an adventurous career, experiencing the REAL Australia.

We recruit for equal opportunity employers.

Specific details of our roles, salary and locations are provided during the interview process.

We recruit for the best hospitality employers in regional & remote Australia who can offer their employees a great work/life balance. Our service is 100% free for jobseekers.

Escape the high cost and stresses of city living with a fantastic live in role – accommodation packages are provided with all roles.