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

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

Commis Chef
As an experienced Chef- you will be joining our team of passionate Kitchen team and reporting directly to the Executive Chef to deliver an outstanding gastronomic experience 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
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 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
Competitive remuneration
Other benefits and rewards apply

Maintenance Assistant/Handy Person (Casual position for approximately 6 weeks)
Purpose of Position – You will be assisting with general tidying and basic maintenance of the hotel building and grounds in readiness for the Summer season.

Skills, Experience, and Attributes
Have relevant prior experience, such as basic gardening skills.
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
Available to work a variety of shifts including mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays
Enjoys working as part of a highly focused team
Uniform provided

Night Porter
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 the position
As Night Porter, you will support the night manager to ensure the smooth running of the hotel during the night shift.  As a guest service driven hands-on professional, you will be responsible for doing hotel checks, attending to guest requests, as well as cleaning and  administrative duties. You will also be required to prepare and deliver a basic room service menu.

Skills, Experience, and Attributes
Have previous experience in high quality properties
Food & Beverage preparation and  service experience
Excellent attention to detail
Proactive approach to problem solving
Superior verbal and written communication ability with an emphasis on accuracy
Passionate about customer service
Be able to work autonomously with excellent time management skills
Computer skills and experience with PMS (Preferably CMS Guest Centrix)
A second language will be highly desirable
Enjoys working the Night Shift including Public Holidays
Be able to work in team settings, demanding strong interpersonal skills
Long term commitment to Queenstown

Benefits and 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

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