Overview

Mt Binga Outdoor Education Centre specialises in month-long residential programs for student groups. Programs include abseiling, rock climbing, high ropes, horse riding, archery, farm activities, hiking and camping, along with many other activities in line with the focus of the Centre. The Outdoor Education Centre is near Blackbutt, Southern Queensland. Immanuel Lutheran College has managerial rights over the site and management is carried out by the Immanuel Lutheran College Council through the Principal of the College.

The main goal of the outdoor education program is that students experience community living and grow in their own self-sufficiency and confidence in who they are.

Applications are invited for the following part-time position commencing in January 2022.

Maintenance Officer
Part-time, three days per week (0.6FTE)
One year contract

Requirements of the Position:

  • Applicants must uphold and support the Christian ethos of the College and Centre
  • Ensure that activities comply with all relevant internal and external policies, procedures and reporting requirements;
  • Possess a current Suitability ‘Blue’ Card from the Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian for working with children;
  • Be willing to give out of hours service to this position as required;
  • Hold current Senior First Aid certificate
  • Maintain facilities used in programs, such as high ropes, initiatives and other equipment in consultation with relevant industry professionals and the Operations Manager
  • Manage the water resources available for Centre use
  • Oversee the general grounds and facilities maintenance across the Mt Binga Campus
  • Oversee the maintenance schedule for all Mt Binga Vehicles and other power tools
  • Manage the upkeep and maintenance of the campus workshop and use of Mt Binga tools
  • Participate in the care and management of the Mt Binga animals. This may include, but not limited to, feeding, milking, dispensing and scheduling medication, ordering feed and liaising with the vet etc.

The Job and Person Specification (position description) is available on the College website.

Electronic applications including the names of three current referees, and addressing the Selection Criteria as outlined in the Job and Person Specification to:

The Head of Mt Binga
Immanuel Lutheran College – Mt Binga Campus
Email: manager@mtbinga.com.au
Website: http://www.immanuel.qld.edu.au/our-college/employment

Applications close: 9am Friday, 17 December 2021.

To apply for this job email your details to manager@mtbinga.com.au.