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About the businessAustralian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is not-for-profit aged care and community service provider that was established in July 2014 to operate residential care facilities and community care programs in the Northern Territory. ARRCS provides regional care and support to people and their communities throughout the Northern Territory from Darwin to Docker River. It's our goal to offer opportunity and choice so individuals can live life in all its fullness. About the roleBased at our Old Timers facility in Alice Springs, we have a Full-time or Part-time opportunity for a Maintenance Handyperson. Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for preventative and corrective maintenance duties across our Residential Aged Care facilities. You will be required to develop a thorough understanding of all facility services i.e. water, gas, electrical and how to isolate. Proven experience with diagnosing and repairing common faults relating to air conditioning, plumbing and electrical is will be beneficial. You will also liaise with contractors and assist them to access required areas or equipment. You will maintain an inventory of equipment and ensure it is serviced in accordance with manufacturer recommendations. Along with relevant record keeping and administration, you will ensure all tasks are completed in a safe and timely manner, including all planned and programmed maintenance and gardening. You must be committed to learning and strive to continuously improve all maintenance operations at the facility. Skills & Experience Must have a current National Police Check, First Aid Certificate, OCHRE card, Flu Vaccination and NT Drivers’ License or a willingness to obtain prior to commencingPrevious experience in residential aged care, retirement living or community services environment is highly regardedTrade Qualification is desirable Ability to operate computer and printer applications at a basic level, including Outlook, Internet Explorer, ExcelDemonstrate excellent time management skills and the ability to operate independently and as a team member to meet job deadlinesWilling to conduct a pre-employment medical Benefits and perksAs ARRCS is a Not for Profit organisation, we have great benefits including;CBB Salary Packaging - Tax-free money to pay debts such as Rent & MortgageAccess to 70,000 Training and Development Courses through our Learning PlatformWellness & Employee Support Services 23.17 AUD Alice Springs 0870