Caravan Park and Camping Ground Managers

Snapshot

Caravan/Holiday Park Managers control and coordinate the operations of a caravan or holiday park or resort to provide accommodation and leisure services. This includes overseeing business processes, staff, marketing, product development, grounds, amenities, plant and equipment.
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Caravan Park and Camping Ground Managers
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
6,700
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$958
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Low
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Moderate growth
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • Booking guest reservations, assigning accommodation and collecting payments #informing guests of local tourist attractions and recreational facilities 
  • Answering enquiries relating to park policies and services
  • Resolving customer complaints
  • Coordinating front-office activities
  • Arranging cleaning and maintenance of cabins, caravans, amenities blocks, recreation facilities and grounds training staff members
  • Managing staff performance Financial management, including setting accommodation rates and budgets and cash flow
  • Liaising with local government to ensure compliance with laws and regulations
  • May operate an on-site shop, cafe or restaurant for guests
  • May sign, supervise and enforce terms of tenancy agreements in accordance with legislation and may obtain enforcement orders where tenants are in breach of requirements
  • May act as licensee for the purchase and sale of liquor

Job Titles

  • Caravan Park Manager
  • Holiday Park Manager
  • Operations Manager

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate IV in Holiday Parks and Resorts
  • Diploma of Holiday Parks and Resorts
  • Certificate IV in Leadership & Management

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    • We are committed to offering a great learning experience
    • We will endeavour to teach you as many skills possible in your time with us
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    • Willingness to attend TAFE whilst undertaking Apprenticeship as a Chef.
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