Duty Manager

Macquarie University
June 17, 2024
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Working Time:Part time
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• Part time, Permanent role • Ongoing development and mentoring opportunities • Complimentary gym membership, discount at campus retail outlets


Our Duty Managers play a lead role in providing a safe, clean and welcoming environment for our members and guests.

Duties include:

  • Overseeing the operations of the facilities during shift including opening and closing.
  • Building strong relationships across teams to ensure a positive experience for members, guests and other stakeholders.
  • Managing first aid and emergency responses.
  • Reporting and following up on all repairs and maintenance issues.
  • Managing and monitoring the daily pool plant operations ensuring compliance with guidelines.
  • Providing cover for Lifeguards lunch and rest breaks, if required.
  • ​Macquarie University Sport & Aquatic Centre and Sports Fields operates 5.30am–10.00pm on weekdays, and 6.00am – 7.00pm on weekends, with shifts available for weekend, weekday, early morning and evening work.

    About You

    To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Previous experience in the operation of a wet and dry leisure centre
  • A team player with an ability to inspire others
  • Demonstrated experience monitoring and overseeing pool plant operations
  • Knowledge of WHS and public safety applications within leisure facilities
  • Commitment to a high level of customer service
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • The ability to communicate and interact effectively with a diverse range of ages, abilities, cultures and needs
  • This position requires:

  • Current Pool Plant Operations Certificate
  • NSW Working with Children Check (or willingness to obtain)
  • Current First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Demonstrated Lifeguard experience and holds a current Lifeguard Certificate.
  • NSW Drivers Licence
  • Desirable Criteria

  • Aquatic Supervision qualification

    Macquarie University Sport provides students, staff, and community users access to a range of multi-sport facilities in North Ryde. Our facilities include a heated indoor and outdoor pool, fully equipped health club, group fitness classes, squash courts, multi-purpose sports halls, gymnastics hall and 4 professional playing fields that cater for various university and community-based programs.

    We are committed to our people, we embrace diversity and welcome our people just as they are. Come join us and be part of a dynamic and committed team and positively impact the lives of our students, staff, and community.

    Our Benefits

  • Ongoing development and mentoring opportunities
  • Access to our staff wellbeing program and staff support services
  • Working on a vibrant parkland campus
  • Complimentary Macquarie University Sport & Aquatic Centre membership
  • Staff discounts at Campus Life operated hospitality outlets
  • Access to discounted corporate health insurance and free employee flu shot program
  • Excellent transport links and discounts for staff for on campus parking

    Apply now to be considered, submit your CV as part of the online application process.

    If you need any support or reasonable adjustments through this recruitment process, please let us know so we can provide the support you need. For general recruitment enquiries please contact Nathan Jose at [email protected].

    If you're already part of the Macquarie Group (MQ University, U@MQ, MQ Health, MGSM), you'll need to apply through your employee Workday account. To apply for this job: Login to Workday and go to the Careers App > Find Jobs.

    Applications Close:

    17/06/2024 11:59 PM

    Diversity and Inclusion

    Innovation and ingenuity thrive at Macquarie University when diversity, equity and inclusion take centre stage. At the University, we embrace a culture where diversity of background, experience and perspective are fundamental to our success.

    We do not discriminate on gender identity, age, culture, disability, sexuality, Indigeneity, family and caring responsibilities or religion. See our journey towards leadership in Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education.

    Flexible Work

    At Macquarie, we believe by providing flexibility in when, where and how work is done, we can support our staff to manage their personal commitments, while optimising their work performance and contributions to the University. See how we lead in flexible work to enable an outcome focused and inclusive workplace. To learn more about our culture and hiring process, explore our Candidate Resource Hub.

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