Food & Beverage | Listed 22 March

Rydges Auckland – Food & Beverage Attendant (Conference & Events)

New Zealand
Work type
Part Time

About EVT 

When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. EVT encompasses Entertainment businesses that excite every sense, Ventures driven by a passion for new opportunities and Travel businesses that always feel local and authentic. At EVT, we’re the shakers and the Daymakers. The experience creators. The possibility makers and opportunity takers. We aim to make a positive impact on our people, communities and environment, every day. 

About Rydges 

Australian & New Zealand owned and operated for more than 30 years, Rydges operates quality city, suburban, and resort-style hotels in key destinations across Australia and New Zealand, with a refreshingly down-to-earth approach. Rydges provides genuine local hospitality with quality essentials alongside its trademark ‘too easy’ service. 

About Rydges Auckland

Now’s your chance to be part of all the action. With urban contemporary rooms and cityscape views, comfort and convenience amidst Auckland’s buzzing CBD is paramount at Rydges Auckland. Elevate your career and be part of a team where genuine hospitality is what it’s all about.

About the role

We are now looking for an energetic, well-presented person to take up the full-time role of a Conference & Events Team Leader. It involves assisting the Conference & Events Operations Manager execute events across 12 meeting spaces in our conference & events department.We are a busy conferencing venue which caters up to 350 delegates at one time across our conference spaces.

Benefits & perks 

At EVT, we want our people to experience our businesses and be brand and experience advocates. So, we make sure access to amazing ‘Elevate Perks’ are available to all staff from day dot. 

  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job.  
  • 50% off stays at EVT hotels – Rydges, QT, Atura, and more.  
  • $2 movie tickets, plus Moonlight, Gold Class, Candy Bar discounts and more.  
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo.  
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVT network.  
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving.   
  • Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company.   

Skills & experience 

  • Assist the Conference Supervisor to improve operational standards.
  • Able to handle for operations for meeting/venue space which could cater up to 350 delegates at one time.
  • Develop initiatives to assist in continuously raising the team’s expertise in the Conference & Events, utilising all your talents to train & mentor team members
  • Make a real impact in building relationships with conference clients.
  • Hands on decision making and problem solving skills.
  • At least 1 year(s) experience in Conference & Events in a similar sized hotel preferred. 
  • Outstanding service & leadership skills
  • A passion to meet and exceed customer’s expectation is highly desirable.
  • Drive to up sell Conference facilities & services.
  • The desire to be the best in the game
  • Flexibility to work shifts across the 7-day week including early mornings and late evenings.
  • 40hrs a week and 2 days off ability to work rostered shifts and as business needs 

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