Refrigeration Technician – Lizard Island Resort

Full Time | Maintenance & Trades | QLD
Applications close 06-03-2024

Delaware North are currently seeking a Refrigeration Technician to join our Maintenance Team at our Lizard Island Resort located at the 5 star property located on the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef, just over an hour’s flight north east of Cairns, QLD.

Reporting directly to the Maintenance Manager you will have a hands-on role in managing and monitoring high quality maintenance, adjustment, overhaul and repair of refrigeration and air conditioning equipment on Lizard Island.

About the role:

The role of the Refrigeration Technician includes maintenance and improvement of the resorts refrigeration and air conditioning units, along with providing support for the maintenance team. Responsibilities include but are not limited to operations and maintenance of the following:

  • Provide general maintenance and repairs to all refrigeration and air conditioning units
  • Follow and carry out scheduled preventative maintenance on all units
  • Change filters, clean motors and equipment
  • Good working knowledge of current refrigeration standards and regulations
  • Good working knowledge of current refrigeration standards and regulations
  • Working alone in a remote location
  • Reporting and Spreadsheet data entry

What you will bring to the role;

  • Refrigeration Handling Licence (ARCtick)
  • Trade Qualification (Air Conditioning / Refrigeration Mechanic)
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Previous experience in resort or remote location is highly desirable
  • Unrestricted/Open Manual Driver’s License

Off shift you will be able to experience Lizard Island on the reef or on land, from snorkeling, diving, paddle boarding, kayaking, hiking, visits to the Research Centre, tennis under night lights, morning yoga on the beach to many more fun staff activities, you really can achieve the easy going life many people dream of.

This is a “live-on” remote location role. Working in a remote location is not for everyone, so you must think carefully about the reality of living in a remote location for an extended period of time.

To learn more about Delaware North Companies & Lizard Island Resort visit our websites &

Employment is subject to a satisfactory National Criminal Record Check 

Applications close 06-03-2024