Facility Manager

  • ID 7324
  • Work TypeFull Time
    Location Stafford Lakes Aged Care Residence
    Chermside West, QLD Australia
  • Closing Date Friday, June 23, 2017 - 5:00pm

Established for 48 years, TriCare is one of Queensland’s largest private owners and managers of retirement communities and aged care residences.

TriCare is recruiting for an experienced management professional for the role of Facility Manager of our Stafford Lakes Aged Care Residence, a 70 bed facility located in Chermside West, located just over 10km from Brisbane’s CBD.

Our facility is on the cusp of a major expansion with a new, 73 bed capacity, architecturally designed extension nearing completion. The extension will incorporate high quality, hotel-style finishes and furnishings.

Reporting to the head office based Operations Manager (Aged Care), your previously gained knowledge and experience in commissioning new sites/buildings will assist immensely. We expect our residents to commence moving into the new building in September-October of this year and our goal is that this transition is smooth for them.

Your ongoing priorities will be to effectively manage a large employee base, maximise revenue, adhere to accreditation standards and maintain a high standard of care. You will have strong operations management experience, but preferably, have gained that experience in a healthcare environment.

You will be able to demonstrate that you meet the following criteria:-
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
• Contribution to the achievement of a financial budget and performance benchmarks;
• Implementation and monitoring of procedures and standards in a service environment;
• Maximisation of productivity through effective personnel management and use of human resources.

An attractive remuneration package awaits the successful applicant.

We look forward to reviewing your application. Please follow the prompts to submit your resume together your cover letter responding to the above selection criteria to Daniel Aitchison, Aged Care Manager
Post to: TriCare, Attention: D Aitchison, P O Box 439, Mount Gravatt 4122

Closing Date: Friday, 23 June 2017

A satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate is required according to the Aged Care Act 1997.
Our aged care residences are non-smoking workplaces.


  • Daniel Aitchison
  • Aged Care Manager
  • 682 Rode Road
  • Chermside West QLD
  • P (07) 3359 1529
  • F (07) 3359 2155