Maintenance Assistant Manager | Luna Park Sydney

Maintenance Assistant Manager

Job Vacancy

Maintenance Assistant Manager

A Maintenance Assistant Manager position within the Maintenance Team at one of Sydney’s leading attractions – Luna Park, is now available. Enjoy the fun atmosphere, amazing Milsons Point location and the unique opportunity to work on specialised machinery and equipment such as the amusement park rides and function venues.
This role requires an experienced Assistant Manager with local trade qualifications and extensive experience as a Fitter. You will be required to manage a trades team and contractors, and ensure completion of timely preventative and reactive maintenance on buildings/facilities and amusement park equipment. As the Maintenance Assistant Manager you will be accountable for safety, team development and performance across a range of trades. This position will be involved in project planning and driving improved performance by developing the team’s capabilities, strong leadership and reporting through Mex.
Working within a multi-disciplinary team environment you will directly manage the mechanical team to complete work on mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment and provide overall supervision of the wider Maintenance team. Safety, compliance, asset reliability and managing positive stakeholder relationships are all necessary requirements for the success of this role.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be trade qualified as a Mechanical Fitter or similar
  • Have demonstrated Supervisory experience of Maintenance Team at a high level
  • Have demonstrated experience in contractor management
  • Have extensive industrial experience within a technical/mechanical background performing preventative and reactive maintenance


  • Competent in using computerised maintenance management systems and understand the benefits thereof. Drive the maintenance program through the CMMS to ensure successful reliability based maintenance practices are implemented and pursued.
  • Have the ability to step into the Maintenance Manager’s position during periods of absence
  • Have the ability to learn and adapt to new surroundings and machinery
  • Be reliable, self-motivated and able to work individually or within a team
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety, compliance, and ability to complete tasks in a timely manner
  • Be enthusiastic, punctual and have a positive attitude
  • A flexible approach with excellent communication skills
  • Hold a Working at Heights certificate (desirable)
  • Possess EWP &/or forklift tickets (desirable)
  • Reasonable computer literacy with word/excel
  • Mostly week day with a minimum of one full weekend per month. Option of 5 days per week or a compressed cycle of 4 days full time hours.

Luna Park Sydney values personnel committed to work, and those who achieve excellence through professional, high performing and motivated employees. If you have proven commitment to safety, competent mechanical aptitude, the ability to go up a gear when the need arises, and the ability to derive the same from your team, then we would love to hear from you!


Please apply now, with your CV and covering letter detailing how you match the selection criteria by emailing All candidates must have full permission to work in Australia as sponsorship is not available for this position.