Food & Beverage | Listed 07 February

Rydges Resort Hunter Valley – Restaurant Manager

Work type
Full 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 Resort Hunter Valley

Surrounded by lush vineyards and scenic beauty, Rydges Resort Hunter Valley offers an unforgettable workplace experience. Complete with a range of amazing facilities including a ferris Wheel, brewery, waterpark, and 18-hole golf course, join the team that keeps it all humming in the heart of wine country.

About the role

In this role, you’ll be able to combine your passion of hospitality, and bringing to life unforgettable guest experiences with the opportunity to work closely with the Director of Food and Beverage & Food & Beverage Operations Manager supporting and leading Redsalt and our experienced team.  

You will be focused on creating an environment that encourages our team to deliver an exceptional level of service – ensuring our clients and guests feel that amazing experiences have been created.  

Responsibilities include but are not limited to, maintaining the restaurant’s revenue, profitability, and quality goals by ensuring efficient restaurant operation, as well as maintaining high production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards.

The Restaurant Manager will lead by example and uplift our staff during busy moments in our fast-paced operation. Ultimately, ensuring that our restaurant runs smoothly, and guests have pleasant dining experiences.

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 

This ideal candidate will bring the following; 

  • Previous experience in a leadership capacity within a Hotel environment, Restaurant or Conference and Events 
  • Management skills and experience in both the front and back of the house are essential. 
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal), passion for delivering results and developing people and self 
  • NSW Responsible Service of Alcohol certification  
  • Unrestricted working rights for Australia 

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