The Rees - True South

Careers

 

We want to create memorable experiences for our service team as well as our guests at The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments Queenstown. Our growth is supported by new employees with fresh perspectives and also by our existing staff with evolving interests and ambitions. That is why we are dedicated to providing opportunities for you to grow your career within our hotel. Our management training programs are designed to cultivate lasting professional development and ensure that your skills and our hotel stay vital and contribute to our industry, our families and Queenstown in meaningful ways. We expect our staff to take initiative, act with integrity and humility, and work together to uphold and build upon our standards. If you have a true enthusiasm for hospitality, a desire to expand your knowledge of hospitality, food and wine and the ambition to perform at your best, we look forward to hearing from you. We are currently recruiting in the following areas: Front Office, Kitchen, Dining Room and Housekeeping If you are interested in joining the Rees Hotel Queenstown Team, we would appreciate hearing from you. Please forward a current CV to: rachel@therees.co.nz

Duty Manager
Bring your strong hospitality front office experience to an award winning hotel team. The Rees Hotel, Queenstown is accepting applications for an experienced hospitality professional.

Purpose of Position
Our Hotel Duty Managers pay a key leadership role at The Rees Hotel.  As the first point of contact for the hotel you will be customer service driven and enjoy exceeding customers’ expectations.
Responsibilities
Perform Front Office and Hotel Reception Duties
Responsible for explaining and enforcing Health and Safety of the Front office whilst on shift
Responsible whilst on shift for ensuring the smooth running of the front desk and related activities, identifying improvements to be made
Dealing with on shift staff issues and highlighting grievances
Maintaining attendance records and rosters
Allocating tasks and duties to Housekeeping,Concierge, and Food and Beverage Departments
Being the allocated Duty Manager for conferences and events where required

Skills, Experience, and Attributes

At least 2 years’ experience in a Duty Manager position in a high quality property
Hold a relevant industry qualification (Diploma/Degree Level)
Accuracy and an “eye for detail”
Passionate about “Customer Service/Care”
Ability to multi-task in a busy hotel
Be able to work autonomously with excellent time management skills
Have strong initiative and ability to think outside the square
Excellent  verbal and written English language communication skills
A second language is desirable
Well-honed computer skills and experience with PMS (Preferably CMS Guest Centrix)
Available to work a variety of shifts including mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays
Long term commitment to Queenstown

Benefits and Rewards
This is your opportunity to showcase your talents and expertise for an award winning successful independent 5 Star Qualmark rated property in the adventure capital of the world
Permanent full time salaried position
Opportunity to experience product and activity familiarisation in the surrounding region
Competitive remuneration
Uniform and some meals provided
Other benefits and rewards apply

Candidates must have the legal right to work in New Zealand

Room Attendant(s)
Purpose of Position
The ideal candidate will possess outstanding communication skills, be guest service driven and enjoy exceeding guests’ expectations. You will be proactive and focused on cleaning, maintaining and servicing all guest accommodations, hotel public and private areas to the required standards.

Skills, Experience and Attributes

Accuracy and an “eye for detail”
Previous housekeeping experience – highly desirable
“Can do attitude” with a commitment to team work
Must be physically fit
High standard of personal presentation
Demonstrates initiative
Punctual and reliable
Responsible and accountable
Available to work a variety of shifts including mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays

Maintenance Technician
Purpose of Position – You will be responsible with the troubleshooting of any technical and electrical difficulties of hotel systems. As an experienced Maintenance Technician, your objectives will include the general up-keep and maintenance of all electrical appliances and equipment, hotel buildings, grounds and facilities, all carpentry and joinery requirements.

Skills, experience and attributes
Have relevant prior experience
Hold a relevant tertiary qualification
Understanding of legal compliance; OSH, fire safety and security
Accuracy and an “eye for detail”
Passionate about “Customer Service/Care”
Ability to multi-task in a busy hotel Be able to work autonomously with excellent time management skills
Superior verbal and written communication skills
Available to work a variety of shifts including mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays
Enjoys working as part of a highly focused team

Benefits & Rewards:
In return for your loyalty and driven determination to succeed, we will offer you an exciting and challenging career within our growing business.

This is your opportunity to showcase your talents and expertise, for an award winning successful independent 5 Star Qualmark rated property in the adventure capital of the world
Competitive remuneration
Access to discounted product knowledge famils of the surrounding region
Uniform provided
Other benefits and rewards apply

Chef De Partie

Purpose of position
As an experienced Chef—you will be joining our team of passionate chefs and reporting directly to the Executive Chef, to deliver outstanding culinary experiences in our Award Winning True South Dining Room.

Skills, experience and attributes

Have relevant prior experience in high quality properties
Understanding of Food Safety and impeccable hygiene practices
Accuracy and an “eye for detail”
Passionate about “Customer Service/Care”
Be able to work autonomously with excellent time management skills
Assists with planning menus, estimating food and labour costs, and ordering food supplies
May select and train staff
Effective communication skills
Available to work a variety of shifts including weekends and public holidays
Enjoys working as part of a highly focused team
A long term commitment to Queenstown

Benefits & Rewards:
Competitive industry remuneration package
Excellent Rewards & Recognition Programme
Opportunity to work in an award winning 5* restaurant

Food & Beverage Attendant
Purpose of Position
As a Food & Beverage Attendant, you will be customer service focused with a true enthusiasm for hospitality. You will work alongside passionate food and wine stars and you will have a desire to expand your knowledge of hospitality, food and wine and the ambition to perform at your best. You will have a minimum of 1 year experience in fine dining and/or in high quality properties.
Skills, Experience and Attributes
Hold relevant industry qualification/s
At least 1 year experience in a similar role and high quality properties
Passionate about “Customer Service/Care”
Passionate about food and wine
Be able to work unsupervised with excellent time management skills
Have strong initiative and ability to think outside the square
Superior verbal and written communication ability with an emphasis on accuracy—”eye for detail”
Experience with POS system (preferably CMS Guest Centrix)
Available to work a variety of shifts including mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays

Candidates must have the legal right to work in New Zealand.  Preference will be given to applicants with a long term commitment to Queenstown.

Only hospitality professionals with a commitment to teamwork, a can-do attitude and hands on approach need apply

If any of the above job profiles meet your experience and skill set, then:
Please apply with a Cover Letter & CV to:

Rachel Rose
Human Resources Manager
E: rachel@therees.co.nz
W: www.therees.co.nz/careers