Maintenance Assistant

Property/Building Maintenance
19000257 Requisition #
  • Great Location - Close to Eastlink
  • Supportive Team Environment
  • Qualified Trade or equivalent

Flexible, motivated with a positive “can do” attitude – Is this you?


An exciting opportunity exists for a Maintenance Assistant to join our friendly and dynamic team. Each day is different, and this role will see you work within a supportive team environment whilst undertaking a variety of tasks, consequently growing your capabilities at work.


As the Maintenance Assistant your responsibilities will include: 

  • General maintenance and upkeep of hospital grounds and facilities
  • Compliance with legislative requirements and Australian Standards
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • General repairs around the facility
  • Liaise with and organise external trade contractors where required


Located in Wantirna, Knox Private Hospital is largest private hospital in the eastern and south eastern corridor of Melbourne. We operate over 250 patient beds, 11 theatres, a 24 hour Emergency Department, an on-site medical team, a 20 bed Intensive Care/Coronary Care Unit and a Day Procedure Unit.  We offer a broad range of acute services, with over 25 specialty areas and are leaders in cardiac and general surgery, obstetrics, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, urology, plastics and vascular surgery.




Essential Criteria:

  • Qualified Trade or equivalent
  • General maintenance experience
  • Electrical Tagging Certificate (desired)
  • Fire/Evacuation training (desired)
  • Experience in a Healthcare/Hospital setting (desired)
  • Reliable and responsible working attitude
  • Experience working as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Initiative approach to work
  • Strong communication skills
  • Flexible attitude and adaptability

Applications close: Monday 24 February 2020 


For further enquiries: John Sweeney – Support Services Manager, 03 9210 7916


To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application process. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details for 2 professional referees.


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