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Summerstar Tourist Parks

Full time

Summerstar has a position available for a couple to work as Park Managers in full-time roles, at Esperance Bay Holiday Park in Esperance, Western Australia.

Summerstar Tourist Parks is a group of family-owned and operated Western Australian caravan parks and tourist parks. We operate in the following locations:

Ceduna, Esperance, Walpole, Margaret River, Busselton, Jurien Bay, Geraldton, Horrocks Beach, Kalbarri, Carnarvon, Eighty Mile Beach, Broome & Tom Price.

The successful applicants will have experience in the holiday park industry and be ready to take responsibility for the smooth functioning of the Park. We are seeking a competent, ‘hands-on’ Management team with a positive outlook, enthusiasm, great leadership, and people management skills.

Common tasks performed by the Park Managers include but are not limited to:

  • Park Operations, organisation and participation, including out-of-hours responsibilities
  • Completion of grounds-keeping tasks to ensure a high standard is maintained throughout the park via the mowing of lawns, garden maintenance, painting, stripping rooms, bins etc.
  • Reception and on-site shop duties, answering the telephone and check-ins/outs
  • Night patrols & being available for after-hours call-outs
  • Maximising revenue opportunities
  • Social media and marketing activities
  • End of month reporting
  • Financial management – operating, reporting, delivering and implementing budgets
  • Seasonal activities, including kids’ activities etc.

Essential skills and attributes:

  • Outstanding customer service and communication skills
  • Competent handyman and office skills
  • Physically fit
  • Comprehensive team leadership experience
  • Sound understanding of the financial drivers of a business
  • Computer literate with RMS experience
  • Flexible attitude with regard to work hours
  • Tourist park management or assistant management experience is essential.

These are both ‘hands-on’ roles. As Park Managers of our Park, you will both be required to personally undertake the full range of Park tasks, with the help of a small team of casual staff.

An immediate start is available; however, we are willing to wait for the right couple.

The successful applicant couple, must either currently hold a police clearance, first aid certificate, and WA driver’s licence, or be able to acquire before the arranged start date.

Furnished accommodation is included as part of the package, a nominal fee ($25 per week, per couple, applies).

If you have initial enquiries or to apply, please send via email to

Employer questions

In your cover letter, please answer the following questions in your application

  • How many years of people management experience do you have?
  • How many years of experience do you have as a Park Manager?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver’s licence?
  • How many years of experience do you have as a Holiday Park Assistant?
  • What is your expected annual base salary (each or combined, please specify)?


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