26 January, 2024

General Maintenance / Gardener

The Havannah, Vanuatu


The Havannah Harbour, Samoa Point


Due Date: 




Full Time contract


Organisation Description: 

The Havannah Vanuatu is a stunning boutique resort for couples. Located just 30 minutes from Port Vila International Airport the resort overlooks the sheltered waters of Havannah Harbour. The Havannah is the ideal place for romance, relaxation and for discovering this culturally rich and naturally beautiful part of the South Pacific


Job Desctiption:

The job of General Maintenance Worker was established for the purpose/s of providing maintenance services as needed and/or assigned; assisting in a wide variety of maintenance activities; addressing immediate operational and/or safety concerns; and ensuring that tools, materials and vehicles are maintained in good working order and are available at the resort when needed.


Selection Criteria:

Tasks and Responsibilities
• Cleans buildings and grounds areas as needed and/or assigned for the purpose of providing an effective and pleasing environment, preventing damage and/or limiting liability exposure to the resort and management.
• Coordinates with the Maintenance foreman for the purpose of completing projects and work orders efficiently and in a timely manner.
• Performs a wide variety of general and skilled maintenance activates (e.g. carpentry, painting, electrical, etc.) for the purpose of completing projects within established time frames.
• Repairs furniture and building system components for the purpose of ensuring the longevity of the resort assets.
• Performs minor and major repair of all buildings and equipment.
• Performs preventive maintenance procedures on building.
• Replaces broken windows; repairs doors, door locks and closets.
• Assists with the renovation/remodelling of buildings; repairs plaster and drywall; paints building structures.
• Responds to emergency maintenance requests as required.
• Escalate or communicate to Maintenance foreman all problems which will affect the resort or the guest's experience due to termites, unsafe structure.
• Arranges furniture and equipment for the purpose of providing adequate preparations for special events on the beach or any areas of the resort.
• Constantly seek out efficiencies to improve efficiency and profitability.
• Follow all company safety and security policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to Foreman.
• Follow all company policies and procedures; ensure uniform and staff appearances are clean and professional; maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets.
• Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards; anticipate and address guests' service needs; assist individuals with disabilities; thank guests with genuine appreciation.
• Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others.
• Comply with quality assurance expectations and standards.
• Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Management.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Job Qualifications:
• Minimum of 3 year experience in a similar position.
• Trade certificate or equivalent.
• Excellent communication skills in English and/or French (oral and written). Bislama is a must.
• Good knowledge of Health and Safety and Health and Hygiene protocols.
• Highly motivated and passionate about the job and his/her career in the resort.
• Ability to meet and deal tactfully and courteously with fellow employees, guests and contractors.  
• Ability to perform various clean-up and maintenance tasks as needed.  




How to Apply

Apply by:

In person


Contact Person:



Contact Phone:

(678) 35600


Email to send applications to:



Postal Address or location to apply in person:





How to apply - more information:

References, resume, driving license

 For further information on the above job please contact the employer directly.


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