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Outback Lodge Housekeeper, Eromanga Natural History Museum

Eromanga Natural History Museum Eromanga, Brisbane

Job Description

Housekeeping Position (FT) to start as soon as possible to[phone number removed], with high quality, boutique accommodation in Outback Australia. An extension is negotiable. Up to $21.19

We are seeking an enthusiastic person to join the housekeeping team at Cooper’s Country Lodge located near the Eromanga Natural History Museum. Your key responsibilities will be to ensure the highest standards of cleanliness and presentation are achieved and maintained through effective teamwork, planning and dedication. It is a fast-paced and highly rewarding position that requires a highly motivated and focused individual who is able to assist in all housekeeping departments including cleaning, laundry and rooms.
We also endeavour to give all our team members some exposure where possible, to other areas of the museum, such as helping out in the cafe, tour guiding and reception.
Our new team members will have:
• Excellent customer service skills;
• Strong attention to detail;
• Demonstrated ability to clean guest rooms;
• Demonstrated ability to clean public areas and back of house facilities;
• Demonstrated ability to work in a small commercial-style laundry;
• Assist with the museum and Cooper’s Country Lodge catering
• Responsibility to order consumables and food
• Demonstrated ability to work unsupervised and within a team environment;
• Demonstrated ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines;
• Ability to work on-site in a rotating roster including occasional night work, weekends and public holidays; and
• Basic to intermediate computer and social media skills
• Other tasks as directed
If you feel you have the skills and drive to make a success of this opportunity, we would love to hear from you!

A brand new modern, spacious 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms furnished house is available in Eromanga for this position. The house has a large fenced yard and garage/shed. Ideal for sharing. Rental is $140 per week. Full signal 4G Telstra mobile reception available.

At Cooper’s Country Lodge you are not just rewarded through pay and regulatory employment entitlements, but also through a number of special employee benefits such as discounts across the Eromanga Natural History Museum shop, cafe and fossil preparation programs, free car parking, uniforms provided and laundered. You are part of a team that works alongside the newest Australian dinosaur museum, a museum that houses the bones of Australia's largest dinosaur, a new genus and species and also in the top 5 largest dinosaurs in the world.

Ideal for a couple or family looking for work and a fully furnished home in the Outback.  We would assist but cannot guarantee, with finding casual or FT work with the museum, motel, resources companies, IOR or with Quilpie Shire Council.


Please send your CV and a cover letter to Robyn Mackenzie at [email address removed] 

If you have any questions please don't hesitate to ask and provide your contact details.



Eromanga is a small iconic, historic outback town in Quilpie Shire with State School, a pool, a permanently manned police station, an excellent community hall, parks and historical museum, an original classic outback Hotel, a Motel, Caravan Park and exciting emerging tourism industry. Eromanga is only a 1-hour drive on sealed main roads from the regions major centre, Quilpie. Quilpie is serviced twice a week by commercial flights, with Qantaslink flights from Charleville (3 hrs drive away).  Quipie Shire is a progressive and culturally rich community who value their visitors and are renowned for their high customer service. 

Postcode: 4480 (Eromanga, Brisbane)

Not a backpacker? That's ok. We accept applications from Australian citizens, permanent residents, international students as well as working holiday visa holders. If you are qualified for this position, please register and apply via the form below.

  This job vacancy was been posted over 40 days ago, but is still active and currently accepting new applications.

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