Managers Required for busy Victorian High-Country Park.

  • Howqua Valley Holiday Park
  • Howqua, Victoria
  • Jan 05, 2021
  • Job ID: 2937

Job Description

Experienced Managers required for Howqua Valley Holiday Park which is nestled in Victoria’s High Country on the shores of Lake Eildon, with show stopping views of the Howqua Valley. 

Howqua Valley Holiday Park is on 35acres and is located 15 minutes from the Mansfield township,

 10 minutes from the Mansfield Zoo and historical Jamieson with just 45 minutes’ drive from Mt Buller.

This family friendly Holiday Park offers a variety of accommodation – from EnSite studios to 8 deluxe two- and three-bedroom cabins and 30 powered & 10 unpowered camping sites. There are 118 Annual Holiday Sites along with 4 laundries and 5 amenity blocks, Camp Kitchen, Playground, Mini Golf and Lagoon Pool. 

Previous experience in a similar role is preferred, 2 years minimum and have delt with Annual members on top of the travelling community. This position is not for the faint hearted but if you are up for a challenge and require something different every day, then this position is for you.

 Managers must have a hands-on approach and sound computer skills. The ability to operate RMS reservation and shop sales systems preferred. There is a kiosk with indoor seating for 40. A shop which sells basic supplies, tobacco, bottle shop and Fuel bowsers.

Job Requirements

  • A focus on providing excellent customer service, at all times
  • Applicants must have strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Be confident and be able to work unsupervised
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Prioritize, manage and be efficient with your daily workload output.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Sound understanding of WH&S responsibilities.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and alongside the owners and current team in the park.
  • Produce monthly reports for owner, off-site accounting and IT.
  • Flexible attitude to work, and work hours
  • Operational hours are 7 days a week, 7am- 8pm. This is variable due to peak periods and quieter times. Expected work hours up to 40 a week.
  • On call after hours.
  • Reception, customer service, data entry, banking, reporting, administration, staff rostering, laundry duties.
  • Inspection of Cabins & Amenities to ensure highest standards are maintained.
  • Stock Ordering and Stock Control, Linen arrangement from local laundry and linen supplies.

Other Duties

  • Attending to the shop and kitchen for take away food and coffees.

To Apply:

  • You must be an Australian Citizen or resident with the right to work in Australia.
  • You must be prepared to live on site in a 2 Bedroom House fully furnished. (Pets will be considered)
  •  Must be available to start this position by the 20.01.2021
  • The successful applicants must be prepared to obtain police, medical, working with children check and First Aid Certificate –CPR.
  • RSA and safe handling of Food and Food Supervisors Certificate will be needed
  • All key criteria must be addressed in your cover letter and a copy of both resumes submitted.

Application submission: 

Please provide a copy of current resumes with referee details (we will not contact referees without prior notice to you). We encourage you to include a covering letter and, although it is not a requirement, we do suggest submitting a current photograph with your application.
Applications will be considered as they are received. It is envisaged that the successful applicant/s will start ASAP. 

Shortlisting will begin immediately, and this position will close when an offer has been accepted by the successful applicant.


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