Maintenance/Bus Driver/Groundsperson, Hyde Park

St Margaret Mary’s CollegeHyde Park
Date posted:
Start date: Term 3 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Services Staff, Level 3 - $51,795 - $55,928
Contract term: Permanent

Maintenance/Bus Driver/Groundsperson

Job No: TCE219  Location: St Margaret Mary's Catholic College - Hyde Park

Start date: Commencing Term 3 15th July 2019

Position: Full-time Permanent

Salary: Services Staff, Level 3 - $51,795 - $55,928

Hours: 38 hours per week

Contact: HR Services (07) 4773 0900 


St Margaret Mary's College is a Townsville Girls Catholic High School, founded as in 1963 by the Sisters of the Good Samaritan.  The College accepts enrolments from girls Years 7 to 12, and offers a wide variety of subjects and vocational programs. The College is also noted for its many extracurricular activities, its commitment to students with special needs and its variety of service opportunities for students.

What we are looking for: 

  • Previous experience in a similar position - bus driving, maintenance, and groundsperson
  • Physically fit and able to pass a functional capacity assessment 
  • Hold a current MR Driver's License 
  • Have a clean driving record
  • Hold a current Working with Children Blue Card or be eligible to apply
  • Willingness to undertake system based Child Protection Training
  • Willingness to undertake Workplace Health & Safety Training

The Typical Duties of the Maintenance/Bus Driver/Groundsperson would: 

  • Carry out repairs to the school's property and equipment
  • Liaise with tradespersons for progressive maintenance and repairs
  • Contribute to the effective and efficient operation of the school by providing a high level of maintenance and development of the schools’ facilities
  • Maintenance of equipment
  • Assists in the construction and installation of facilities and systems
  • Operates a specialised range of machinery e.g. greens, mowers, fairway units
  • Operates and/or maintains a wide range of turf machinery and equipment
  • Transport students to and from school
  • Drive with safety and due care
  • Follow school operating routes for collection and drop off of students before and after school

How to apply

  • Written Cover Letter telling us why you are the best candidate for this role
  • Current resume including referees


Applications close 4.00pm Friday 28th July 2019

More about St Margaret Mary’s College
Address: 1-9 Crowle Street, Hyde Park, Queensland, QLD 4812, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 4726 4900