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

Senior Maintenance Technician
Purpose of Position
You will be responsible with the troubleshooting of any technical  difficulties of hotel systems. As an experienced Maintenance Technician, your objectives will include the general up-keep and maintenance of all appliances and equipment, hotel buildings, grounds and facilities. Where required you will deputise for the Maintenance Facilities Manager to cover leave and rostered days off.

Skills and Experience
Have relevant prior experience, minimum two years’ property maintenance
Strong 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
Full clean drivers Licence essential
Knowledge of any of the following would be an advantage: chemical handling, knowledge of HVAC, electrical, plumbing, audio-visual

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
Uniform and PPE provided
Other benefits and rewards apply

Guest Services Agent
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
The ideal candidate will possess outstanding communication skills and is impeccably groomed. As the first point of contact for the hotel you will be customer service driven and enjoy exceeding customers’ expectations.  You will be proactive with a vivacious and professional approach to guest services.  You will conduct check ins and check outs efficiently, whilst maintaining a friendly dialogue with guests.  You will provide accurate and correct information on products and services as requested by guests and business associates.

Skills and Experience
Have previous front office experience in high-quality properties
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 position (minimum 30 hours)
Opportunity to experience product and activity familiarisation in the surrounding region
Competitive remuneration
Uniform and some meals provided
Other benefits and rewards apply

Night Auditor/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 Position
As Night Auditor, you will supervise, control and manage all Hotel Areas in the absence of senior management. You will ensure all hotel accounts are balanced accordingly with any discrepancies recorded and followed up. As a guest service driven hands-on professional, you will also assist with performing part time Night Porter shifts.

Level of skill, experience and attributes
Hold a relevant industry qualification (Diploma/Degree Level)
Aptitude to lead and motivate a high performing team
Food & Beverage services experience
Proactive approach to problem solving
Ideally have at least 2 years experience in a similar role and/or high quality properties
Hold a valid and current Manager’s Licence (Liquor Controller Qualification) or be in a position to obtain one.
Superior verbal and written communication ability with an emphasis on accuracy—”eye for detail”
Passionate about “Customer Service/Care”
Be able to work autonomously with excellent time management skills
Computer skills and experience with PMS (Preferably CMS Guest Centrix)
A 2nd 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 & 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
Full time position with a competitive remuneration
Access to some product knowledge famils of the surrounding region
Uniform and some meals provided
Other benefits and rewards apply
You must have the legal right to work in NZ to apply for this position.

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
T: 03 450-1100
W: www.therees.co.nz/careers