21 Sep, 2018

Campsite Assistant

  • Scripture Union Queensland
Casual Camps & Outdoor Education Church Education & Training

Job Description

  • Passionate about working in a strong Christian environment?
  • Background in Buildings and Facilities Maintenance?
  • Sunshine Coast location

About Scripture Union Queensland

Scripture Union Queensland is a Christian not-for-profit with a heart for youth and children. We are the largest provider of school chaplains in Australia, and each chaplain is uniquely placed to support our children and young people as they navigate life’s increasingly complex issues. We run camps, community outreach events and At-Risk Youth programs, and offer nationally recognised training programs in youth work at both Certificate IV and Diploma levels.

 About the role

We are seeking a warm and friendly Casual Campsite Assistant with strong interpersonal and communication skills, a positive can-do attitude and proven experience in assisting the running of a campsite, prioritising tasks and projects.

Working with the Campsite Supervisor, the main function of the role is to provide a high level of assistance in the practical day to day running of the campground.  Under the director of the Campsite Supervisor, this would include venue maintenance, grounds maintenance, safety and security inspections,

This exciting role would suit a Campsite Assistant who is eager to learn, is self-motivated and has a background in Buildings and Facilities Maintenance.

 The ideal candidate will have:

  • Basic maintenance skills
  • Current drivers licence (Manual Transmission)
  • Current first aid certificate
  • Previous Fire Warden experience (desirable)
  • Pool Plant Operator Certification (desirable)
  • Power tool related certification (highly desirable)
  • Experience in maintenance services or trade experience / qualification (desirable)

Please note that due to the nature of the operational requirements, accommodation will be provided on-site and the Casual Campsite Assistant may be required to sleep on-site overnight and will be on call during the rostered period.

Flexibility is required to deliver an efficient service and the Casual Campsite Assistant may be required to work flexible hours, days and shift types, with on call responsibilities.


In order to be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:

  • Cover Letter – Clearly outlining how you meet the role requirements, including your cultural fit within SU QLD and with how you meet the key accountabilities listed in the role statement. No more than two pages in total.
  • Click here for a copy of the role statement
  • Current CV

Please email your application to vacancies@suqld.org.au. For all other general enquiries please contact People Services on (07) 3112 6566.

(Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)

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