Hotel Gardener - Handyperson

Listed 18 days Ago
The Rees Hotel
Hospitality & Leisure

Purpose of Position

Reporting directly to the Chief Engineer, this position is concerned with the maintenance of hotel buildings, grounds and facilities. You will be responsible for consistently maintaining the general up-keep of the hotel including cleanliness of exterior, carparking and planted areas of the hotel, according to the required standards 


Skills, Experience and Attributes

  • Experience with powered and non-powered cleaning equipment
  • Experience with powered and non-powered gardening tools
  • Previous facilities maintenance experience, or experience working in the hotel/hospitality industry (or a similar environment) highly desirable
  • Knowledge of appropriate and safe chemical handling highly regarded
  • Experience of working outdoors in a variety of climates desirable 
  • Knowledge of local plants and trees highly desirable
  • Sound understanding of legal compliance; Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (HSWA), Fire Safety & 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
  • Must be physically fit with a high standard of personal presentation and grooming
  • Available to work a variety of shifts including mornings, evenings until 7:00pm, weekends and public holidays
  • Enjoys working as part of a highly focused team

Benefits and Rewards

  • $20 starting rate, depending on experience
  • This is your opportunity to showcase your talents and expertise for an award winning successful independent 5-Star Qualmark Gold rated property in the adventure capital of the world
  • Permanent, full time role
  • Competitive hourly remuneration for the right candidate 
  • Uniform provided
  • Other benefits and rewards apply