Position Title: Outdoor Staff
Location: Lawn Hill Gregory Road, MOUNT ISA
Numbers Req'd: -
Listed Date: 07-Nov-2019
Expiry Date: 29-Feb-2020
Adels Grove is seeking to fill the following positions for the 2020 tourist season. It is envisaged that staff will be employed to take responsibility for specific roles. However, staff will be crossed trained and asked to perform different duties as demand dictates and to ensure all tasks are completed.
Amenities Cleaners (1-2)
We want one or two people who will take ownership for the cleaning and maintenance of the four amenities areas and public toilets. The people filling these roles must have great attention to detail.
Essential: Current driver’s licence
We require a qualified mechanic to run our small workshop. We assist customers with tyre repair, minor repairs and general welding. The mechanic is also responsible for maintaining our generators, equipment and fleet of vehicles, which including diesel trucks and coasters. The person filling this role must have a great understanding of generators, petrol and diesel vehicles and be a great problem solver.
Essential: Experience in diesel mechanics, LR endorsed driver’s licence
General Hands (6-8)
Our General Hands perform tasks across the business, including assisting or relieving others in their allocated duties. Duties include, but are not limited to:
pre-season set up of tents,
canoe hire (we maintain a canoe hire station at the National Park and one person is required to assist hirers into and out of the water and take hire fees between 8am – 3pm)
assisting with the duties of others and relieve in other positions to cover days off.
customer transfers and transport
Essential: Driver’s licence
Desirable: Qld Drivers Authority, LR endorsed driver’s licence
General Employment Information
The remote Adels Grove is located 10km from the Lawn Hill Gorge, Boodjamulla National Park https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/parks/boodjamulla-lawn-hill/and 50km from the world heritage Riversleigh Fossil fields. We offer camping and caravan sites, en-suite rooms, standard rooms, guided tours, a bar, bistro, fish and chip takeaway and shop.
We are happy to say that Adels Grove is alive and thriving following our fire in July 2019.2020 should be an exciting year with reconstruction of the new building taking place. They say good things rise from ashes and we are using the opportunity to make things bigger and better.
Working at Adels Grove is a lifestyle choice
We are looking for dedicated people who take pride in and ownership of their work.
Commencement dates range between end of March to mid-June
Hours are not fixed and vary depending on business requirements (we cannot call on a casuals list as no one else ‘lives’ here).When it’s quiet you will get less hours and more when it is busy. Most people work an average of 85 hour per fortnight over the season. You will need to enjoy your downtime as well as busy workloads.
Applicants must be able to work well in a small team and live in a small close-knit community of up to 40 staff
Applicants must be prepared and able to work in a very remote location.
Adels Grove is accessible via outback dirt roads only
Applicants must have their own accommodation (limited staff accommodation is available)
PLEASE NOTE: We have found working at Adels Grove is not suited to people who do not like remote locations or are those who are looking for ‘jobs’ rather than a lifestyle.
Skills and experiences in addition to those listed will be looked on favourably.
Please see our website for more information www.adelsgrove.com.au
Further information can be obtained from Linda on 0401 952 769.
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Name: Adels Grove
Address: Lawn Hill Gregory Road, MOUNT ISA
Phone: 0401 952 769
Contact 1: Linda