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Company Heartland Hotel Fox Glacier
Location Westland, West Coast
Listed Tue 3 Apr, 10:10 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Located in the stunning township of Fox Glacier on the West Coast of the South Island, Heartland Hotel Fox Glacier is well known for its warm welcome and comfort. We provide an outstanding experience to all who visit and work within our hotel.

About the role

Working as part of a dynamic and friendly team, you will have existing experience in a fast paced Food & Beverage Department within a busy Hotel environment. You will be able to work unsupervised, have a high level of attention to detail, with the ability to motivate and lead our team.

All applicants must exhibit a passion for food and wine as well as a commitment to customer service. We require a confident individual who is flexible in availability (shift work and weekend work is required) and who is able to work well under pressure.

The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent time management and organisational skills, and have proven experience in a similar environment to at least supervisory level.

The primary function of this position is to ensure the efficiency and cost effective management and co-ordination of all activities within the restaurant operations. You will also be charged with achieving guest satisfaction and providing exceptional guest service and maintaining high staff morale. We are looking for a candidate to initiate and drive results in the Food and Beverage department. This is a hands-on role which includes morning, evening and weekend shifts.

We are ultimately looking for someone who can:

Lead by example

Grow and motivate a team

Drive customer service levels

Use their experience in both a la carte and TDH environments

Take the opportunity to develop their management style

Above all you must be a passionate about everything food and beverage, while creating a point of difference in our overall service deliverables. A current General Managers Certificate along with a tertiary qualification in Hospitality is a prerequisite of the successful candidate.

Where will I work?

Conveniently located in the heart of Fox Glacier village, Heartland Hotel Fox Glacier offers ready access to the many natural attractions of the area. The historic Heartland Hotel Fox Glacier originally opened in 1928 and has provided a comfortable bed for the night for more than its fair share of climbers and adventurers from all corners of the world. Restored in 2007, the hotel proudly continues its tradition, with modern comforts. With the mighty Southern Alps as its backdrop, the hotel offers fantastic rural and mountain views.

About the company

Scenic Hotel Group is 100% New Zealand owned and operated. We pride ourselves on offering true Kiwi hospitality at our 17 hotels in New Zealand and most recently our newest hotel opening in Niue. From Paihia to Dunedin to Nuku'alofa, our three brands, Heartland Hotels and Scenic Hotels, plus the Te Waonui Forest Retreat, offer distinct levels of quality, comfort and value.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.