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

Food & Beverage Attendant(Waiter/Waitress)
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.

Level of skill, 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

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 product knowledge famils of the surrounding region
Uniform and some meals provided
Other benefits and rewards apply

Chefs (Commis Chef/Breakfast Chef/Chef de Partie)
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.

Your level of skill and experience
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

Kitchenhand
Purpose of position
Join the award-winning True South Dining Room kitchen team as a Kitchenhand.  You will be responsible for the cleaning of food preparation and service handling areas and the restaurant with an emphasis on impeccable hygiene practices.  You will use your initiative and creativity to assist the kitchen and Food & Beverage Teams with the preparation and service of food.

Level of skill, 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”
Effective communication skills
Available to work a variety of shifts including weekends and public holidays
Enjoys learning new skills and working as part of a highly focused team
Ability to multi-task in a vibrant and busy work environment
Reliable and punctual
Long term commitment to Queenstown

Benefits & Rewards
This is your opportunity to work for an award winning, successfulindependent 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

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.

Level of skill, experience and attributes
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

Hotel Porter/Concierge
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
This role is vital to The Rees Hotel, often being the first contact with guests on arrival. The ideal candidate will possess outstanding communication skills and is impeccably groomed. You will be customer service driven, and will enjoy exceeding customers’ expectations.  Proactive, with a professional approach, you will be responsible for settling guests into their stay, including managing their luggage, explaining the hotel facilities, and providing an overview of activities and experiences in the area.  You will also be required to drive the hotel shuttle, and dealing with minor maintenance issues for guests.
 
Skills and Experience
Have previous 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 English verbal and written communication skills
A second language is desirable but not essential
Excellent computer skills and experience with PMS (Preferably CMS Guest Centrix)
Available to work a variety of shifts including mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays
Sales driven
Clean and drivers licence (must be able to drive a manual vehicle)
Must be physically fit
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.
Permanent full-time position (minimum 30 hours per week)
Opportunities to experience products and activities in the region
Competitive remuneration
Uniform and some meals provided
Other benefits and rewards apply

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