Room Attendant - InterContinental Hayman Island Resort
Hotel Brand: InterContinental Hotels
Location: Australia, Queensland, Hayman Island
Hotel: InterContinental - Hayman Island Resort (HISHA)
Job number: EMEAA18493
Are you a Room Attendant looking to grow your skills and experience with one the world’s top hotel brands? We currently have a number of part time live on island roles available.
Australia’s most iconic private island delivers a new era of luxury and we are currently seeking experienced Room Attendants to join our growing Housekeeping Team to deliver a truly exceptional and unique guest journey. Housekeeping professionals with an eye for detail and a passion for their trade and that can be a warm welcome and stay one step ahead of guests’ needs, preferences and requests during their stay.
The InterContinental Hayman Island Resort will immerse you in the wonders of working in five-star luxury and offer amazing career and growth opportunities. Live in a world heritage area, on the Great Barrier Reef, in a refurbished and exciting Village environment. A place that will provide a dynamic, positive and exciting living experience where you can kick amazing life goals off your list, and then, when you’re at work, grow and develop your hotel experience within a world class luxury service environment.
The Opportunity to work across many aspects of the business and when you’re ready, head back to the mainland and join IHG around the country or world. A philosophy of growth, learning, achievement, and support will permeate all parts of your life when you decide to live and work on InterContinental Hayman Island Resort.
Your day to day
Boasting 166 reimagined luxurious rooms and suits in one of the world's most unique locations, from sophisticated sea-facing escapes to tropical garden sanctuaries, guests will be immersed in a world of unrivalled luxury where contemporary design imaginatively plays with the natural beauty of this iconic island paradise. They will discover an idyllic destination of privacy and pampering, alongside an unforgettable collection of meetings & event spaces, wedding venues, exciting new restaurants and bars, and an enriching new spa experience; the foundation to their InterContinental Life.
Having a knowledgeable and worldly team who can build on the uniqueness of the resort and bring the InterContinental Life alive is the last puzzle piece for the Resort’s delivery of rich and personal experiences. As Room Attendant and a part of the Housekeeping Team, you’ll help us to make sure our rooms, suites, public areas, guest amenities and facilities are always ‘fresh and welcoming’– creating a haven for them to escape and relax in.
So if you know what it takes to exceed guest expectations and have experience within housekeeping or commercial cleaning, this is your opportunity to work in this unique environment. Your day to day will involve;
- Attending to guest requests.
- Reporting any maintenance concerns.
- Check out, service and deep cleaning of rooms in line with brand standards.
- Assisting the wider Housekeeping Team as needed.
- Ensuring equipment and pantries are kept clean and maintained.
- Managing guests itinerary for their stay on the island.
- Working with a range of chemicals.
What we need from you
With 1 – 2 years of experience within a housekeeping environment in a hotel or resort, as the ideal candidate, you will have good communication skills, excellent attention to detail and a commitment to high standards. You will need to be comfortable working in a physically demanding environment and able to carry, push or lift heavy objects such as linen, beds, bed sheets and vacuum cleaners, and be able to frequently stand up and move about the Resorts grounds. Knowledge of safe working habits, chemical handling and hotel operations is desirable.
You will have the ability to relocate and live on island and be comfortable with the hourly rate of $20.23 in addition to holding the appropriate work rights to work within Australia and be flexible to work weekends and evenings as required.
What we offer
IHG are more than just great places to stay, we are also one of Australia’s best employers. We are looking for exceptional people like you to greet the world and be the spark that makes us even better.
Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve.
We will give you every opportunity to grow vertically, functionally, geographically, and personally. As part of the IHG family with more than 5,300 hotels in over 100 countries, the world is your oyster - visit www.http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us.