Housekeeping | Listed 09 November

QT Newcastle – Houseperson & Housekeeping Supervisor

Work type
Full time

About QT Hotels & Resorts

Excuse me… yes, you. Welcome to QT. Our hotels and resorts stretch from Sydney to Queenstown to Perth and now Newcastle. Each is unique, just like our 1998 people. Care to make it 1999?

Our passion is people, designers, housekeepers and chefs, DJ’s, engineers, porters, baristas and accountants. Together, we create a place of quirky luxury, where service is an art and an honor.

About QT Newcastle

Join our team and be part of the hottest hotel for our first ever regional QT property. Opened in June 2022, this newest kid on the block is transforming the CBD of Newcastle. Sitting pretty within a stunning heritage building and surrounded by bars, shops, eateries and a buzzing metropolitan vibe, QT Newcastle is where city life meets coastal charm. Boasting a signature restaurant and bar, plus a spectacular Rooftop bar with breathtaking views stretching across Newcastle Harbour and the Pacific Ocean. Great public transport will make your commute a breeze, centrally located in the East End Precinct of Newcastle’s CBD.

The Role

We are on the hunt for a duel Houseman and Housekeeping Supervisor at the newly opened, QT Newcastle. 

As a Houseman, you are to support the day-to-day operation of the Housekeeping Team from laundry, public areas, and linen rotation. 
As a Housekeeping Supervisor, you will support the Executive Housekeeper and assist with rostering, allocations, and driving the team to perform at a world class level. 

It is essential that you are a reliable member of staff and demonstrate the QT personality.

Key Responsibilities

  • Take control of linen coming in to the hotel and correctly store in the linen pantries. 
  • Maintain par levels of linen and assist with ordering of linen. 
  • Maintain clean and functioning pantries and BOH areas across the hotel.
  • Train and develop the teams to ensure high standards are always achieved. 
  • Completing stock takes at the end of each month on guest amenities and mini bar items. 
  • Ensure the storerooms are clean, well maintained and organised at all times.
  • Operate machinery in a compliant and safe manner, whilst maintaining a hygienic working environment in accordance with hygiene regulations and company standards.
  • Adhere to all sanitation and chemical use guidelines.
  • Dispose of waste as per the hotel and authority standards and Adhere to recycling guidelines.
  • Ensure all equipment is clean and in good working order. 

Skills & Experience

  • Has proven previous work experience
  • Demonstrates a great attitude and a willingness to learn
  • Works efficiently and well with others
  • Has previous experience working with Opera (PMS). Experience working with Optii Keeper a bonus. 

QT Life

We’re for the passionate. The progressive. We include. We nurture talent and promote internally. When you work here, you don’t just come to work, you bring yourself to work. Of course we love great food. Natural service. Beautiful art, elegant design. Cocktails. Music. Luxury. But people are what make QT. One. By. One. Are you? One, I mean? Let’s find out..

QT Benefits

  • Renowned for excellence in guest experiences, design and fine dining.
  • An ideas-driven, ever-evolving and rapidly expanding company.
  • We’re connected to our local creative and culinary communities.
  • Career growth through our Event Entertainment & Hospitality network.
  • Discounted movies at Event Cinemas & hefty accommodation savings.
  • CBD location, close to shops, entertainment and all public transport.
  • New hotel opening, be part of the opening team from planning to execution.

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