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The Manager will be responsible for the full running and maintenance of this Estate which is home to a 5* lodge/hotel, and a Restaurant. Previous experience within same position essential. Oversee and Manage Maintenance Teams in Place. Efficiently handle all maintenance on the Estate and ensure all infrastructure is in place and operating at an optimumly.
Exceptional Leadership skills. Good Management Skills. Strong Administration skills. Ability to run the department efficiently and with minimal supervision.
Relevant Plumbing and/or Electrical Qualifications will prove beneficial.
Accommodation may be provided on site. It can also be a live out position if the person would prefer to live out and is stationed in the surrounding area. Meals on Duty. Tips.
· Reference: LS-75086-2010 · Salary: R20 000 - R25 000 · Country: South Africa · Province: Western Cape · Date Posted: 20 Jan 2017 · Employer type: Estate
A 5* Game Lodge situated on a reserve in the Eastern Cape. The Lodge does not have electricity so uses Gas and Solar Energy.
Real Management of Staff. Leading, Motivating, Training and Ensuring Staff comply with instructions carried out. Manager must have a strong thinking process of how to structure and complete tasks set out and ensure the results required are obtained. Ensure that the Maintenance department operates within the budget requirements, manage stock, equipment and orders. Oversee all maintenance of the Lodge, its Rooms, its public areas, pools, Vehicles, etc. Previous Game Lodge experience within a Maintenance Management role is required.
Relevant qualifications are a strong advantage.
Strong All Round Maintenance experience and knowledge. Game Lodge Maintenance Background would be highly beneficial. Strong Management Skills. Ability to fully and effectively run a maintenance department within a game lodge environment. Knowledge and experience of Solar/Gas Energy systems.
· Reference: LS-75085-2010 · Salary: R18 000 - R25 000 · Country: South Africa · Province: Eastern Cape · Date Posted: 20 Jan 2017 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
A 5* Game Lodge situated in Okavango Botswana.
OUTPUTS: General You would report to the Lodge Manager. You will be responsible for all the maintenance at the Safari Lodge - including plumbing, electrical (domestic), refrigeration and air conditioning, building, carpentry and general maintenance. You would be required to assist in doing preventative maintenance. Stock and Tools. You will endeavor to keep a par stock of spares that will allow you to affect emergency and other repairs efficiently. You will ensure that tools and spares are neatly stored and packed away. You will perform a stock take of tools from time to time and report any shortfalls to the manager. Communication: Maintain open communication channels with the lodge or operations managers and camp managers and ensure that clear feedback loops are in place to ensure that status reports on problems are fed back to those who have reported them. Hold frequent meetings with camp managers and the operations manager. Will have a morning meeting with the other maintenance staff and make sure that good team work exists within the team. Guest relations: Ensure that when interacting with guests in the lodge environment that you are well presented, friendly and courteous.
Must have at least 3 - 5 years' experience as a Maintenance Manager in a similar sized operation. Must be experienced/qualified in at least one of the following disciplines - Electrical (single and three phase), Refrigeration and Air-conditioning and have some experience in some of the following - Plumbing, Sewage treatment systems, water treatment systems, building and general maintenance.
Candidate must have a formal Hospitality/Maintenance qualification in order to apply for Work Permit.
Accommodation, Meals on Duty.
· Reference: LS-75075-1909 · Salary: BWP 20 000 · Country: Botswana · Province: · Date Posted: 19 Jan 2017 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
A 5* Game Lodge on a Private reserve in Hluhluwe, KZN.
Maintain all Lodge Facilities and Equipment. Manage all staff in the maintenance team. Compile rosters and deliverables for lodges. Participate in Duty Management several times a week. Stock controls, budget comparisons. Reports on a weekly and monthly basis, general fleet management. Generator maintenance and services. Road maintenance, staff village maintenance, projects and renovation management.
Must have a wireman's license and be able to sign off electrical works done. Must ideally have worked on a Game Reserve or Lodge environment and must display exceptional management and leadership skills generally in the maintenance department. Versatile all rounder required.
Electrical Qualification. Trade Tested. Must have a Wireman's License.
· Reference: LS-75059-1711 · Salary: R15 000 - R25 000 Negotiable · Country: South Africa · Province: KwaZulu-Natal · Date Posted: 17 Jan 2017 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
Maintain high state of cleanliness and orderliness in the workshop of the lodge.
Responsible for inventory lists and hardware stocks within this department.
Execute routine preventative maintenance schedules and provide detailed accurate feedback to ensure site infrastructure condition does not deteriorate.
Experienced in the use of hand tools, power tools, and measuring instruments to maintain and improve site infrastructure.
Experienced in pipe systems and plumbing.
Clean and lubricate shafts, bearing, gears and other parts of machinery and vehicles.
Dismantle devices to gain access to and remove defective parts, using hoists, hand tools and power tools.
Able to identify faulty parts correctly.
Conduct painting, roof repairs, woodwork, drywall, brickwork and other parts of building structures.
Erection and maintenance of electric fencing.
Welding and cutting torch experience.
Maintain and repair specialized equipment and machinery found in restaurant, stores, offices and general lodge.
Reporting of adhoc site and buildings work/defects to the lodge owners and where necessary action to restore to basic conditions.
Communicating with supervisors, peers or subordinates - providing information to supervisors, co-workers and subordinates by telephone, in written form or in person.
Making decisions and solving problems - analysing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve the problems
Grade 12 or Equivalent, Mathematics
Mechanical and Electrical - knowledge of machines, vehicles and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
Building and construction - knowledge of materials, methods and the tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings
Safety and security - knowledge of relevant policies and procedures within the workplace.
Design - knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, drawings and models
Mathematics - Knowledge of basic applicable maths
Years of Experience - 5 years' experience in site maintenance
Own vehicle - must use own car for certain tasks (will be compensated for this).
Possible live-in position.
This position can be linked to a possible vacancy within another department to make it a couple's position.
· Reference: LS-75043-1311 · Salary: R6 000 - R7 000 dep on exp. · Country: South Africa · Province: Gauteng · Date Posted: 13 Jan 2017 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
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