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Facilities Officer - permanent full-time role


Due to an internal promotion, Katoomba Christian Convention seeks a resourceful Facilities Officer to join our Facilities Team to look after KCC’s grounds, buildings and facilities, assist with guest liaison and contribute to a Christ centered organisational culture.


About Katoomba Christian Convention (KCC)

KCC is an evangelical Christian, not for profit organisation that was founded in 1903 and runs large Christian conventions (currently 6 per year, each with over 2000 people). Our scenic Katoomba site is located right next to the Blue Mountains National Park and has 26 acres of bushland, grounds and facilities, accommodating up to 540 people.


The Facilities Officer role we are recruiting for is to assist the Facilities Team (1 full time and 4 casual employees). The position reports directly to the Facilities Manager. It would suit a strong evangelical Christian who is a ‘people person’, with 3-5 years handyperson experience and practical skills in property presentation.


Key responsibilities

  1. Assist with tasks for the excellent presentation of grounds, gardens, external facilities, land and bush care
  2. Combine creative and practical skills in landscape gardening, making areas visually appealing and assisting with theming/decorating the property for conventions
  3. Provide general all round handyperson skills and competency
  4. As required, be on call and able to respond in the event of an emergency (KCC rosters a site staff member to be on call 24 hours a day 7 days a week in case of an emergency. This role is shared between the Facilities Manager and the Facilities Officer on a rostered basis. It is generally envisioned that the Facilities Officer will be on call on weekends on a fortnightly basis)
  5. Act as Guest Liaison/Site Host at times as required on a rostered basis, for example when on call on a weekend


Essential skills, qualifications, experience & attributes


Desirable experience and attributes


Further information

An attractive salary package will be offered to the right candidate. Applicant must be a permanent Australian resident. 


Please email Shelley Taylor, the Operations Manager at shelley.taylor@kcc.org.au for a full job description and further information, and then submit your application to this same email.


To be considered, you MUST provide a CV and a cover letter describing how your experience relates specifically to the essential job requirements, including details of your capacity to be part of a Christ-centered organisational culture (i.e. details of any Christian faith, values or church involvement).


Applications will close on Sun 8th Nov, however we may choose to act on applications as they are received. Those shortlisted for interview will be contacted by Fri 27th Nov. If you have not been contacted by this date, please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.