About the company

With over 40 years experience, Allan’s Pool Shop is a well-established locally owned business providing pool products and services to residential and commercial pool owners from Port Dauglas to Gordonvale. Allan’s Pool Shop boasts an enviable reputation for servicing and selling quality pool products and as a locally owned business, Allan’s Pool Shop has a great reputation in the Far North Queensland region for their wealth of knowledge and their level of quality service for all things pools.


About the role

Allan’s Pool Shop is seeking a reliable, honest and hard-working pool technician to join their team. This is a great opportunity for a candidate with demonstrated experience in a similar role to maintain swimming pools and spas in domestic, commercial and public settings. This would suit someone who is naturally mathematically minded and has great communication skills as the applicant will have varied responsibilities across pool servicing, and maintenance.

Successful applicant has to pass a Police Check and be able to hold a Working Children and Elderly Blue Card. 


Skills and Experience

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role
  • Cleaning of swimming pools and spas in both residential and commercial environments
  • Water testing and adding of chemicals
  • Maintenance of equipment
  • Perform basic marketing activities while in field
  • Organise and list stock as required in van
  • Ability to work autonomously, without supervision
  • Ability to support the team 
  • Demonstrated ability to follow detailed instructions and a focus on compliance and WHS procedures


About You

To succeed in this role you will

  • Be technically minded or come from a trade background
  • Be physically fit with the ability to lift up to 25kg as Required. No physical limitations that may impede digging, rubble removal, wearing a scuba tank or the use of jackhammers or cutting saws
  • Have excellent customer service skills and Enjoy dealing with customers
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be self-motivated and able to think on your feet
  • Have full Australian working rights
  • Hold a current Australian C Class Manual Drivers License 


This role is suited to a bright personality who can take the time to explain to our clients (many of whom have never owned a pool before) how to successfully maintain their swimming pools to a high standard. 

An eye for detail and the experience to diagnose problems and report back in an efficient manner is also a highly desirable trait in the successful applicant. The ability to transmit information quickly to key personnel in the organisation is also a skill our ideal candidate would possess.


Benefits and perks

  • Use of company vehicle with servicing, laptop, fuel card, tools, equipment and uniform all provided
  • Employee benefits with discount after qualifying period
  • On-the-job training both on-site and instore.
  • Attend workshops with suppliers
  • Sales bonusses additional to weekly wages 
  • Opportunities exist to undertake the Certificate III & IV in Swimming Pool & Spa Service as part of your employment 


How to apply

To apply, please email your resume to or alternatively, bring your resume to Allan’s Pool Shop at 69 Anderson Street Manunda. Please don’t hesitate to call 07 4051 9344 with any questions about the role.