Food & Beverage Attendant

Food & Beverage · Mt Buller, Victoria
Department Food & Beverage
Employment Type Part-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Applications are now being sought to work in our 4-star boutique hotel and spa at Mount Buller for the 2021 ski season.

We are looking to fill various roles in our Signature Restaurant, Loft Bar and Pizzeria. The ideal candidates will have a minimum of 1-years’ hospitality experience in a similar role. As a front-line representative of the hotel, this role requires a polite and pleasant manner, immaculate presentation and an eye for detail is essential along with a passion for providing excellent customer service and exceeding guests expectations. We require team players who are hardworking, reliable and true food and beverage professionals. You must be prepared to work a six-day week throughout the season and always maintain a sunny disposition.

What will I be doing?

As a Food and Beverage Attendant, you will complete a variety of tasks as directed by the Food and Beverage Manager/Supervisor in relation to the day to day operation of all food and beverage outlets within the hotel to deliver an excellent guest experience. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards;

  • Assist with the day to day operation of The Loft Bar, Signature Restaurant and Room Service
  • Maintain exceptional levels of customer service
  • Operation of POS system
  • Monitoring the service and rotation of food to ensure the highest quality of product
  • Ensure service and preparation areas are hygienic, tidy and organised at all times
  • Following food safety guidelines at all times when serving/handling food
  • Engage in communication meetings and follow end of shift handover procedure
  • Maintain stock levels in bar and fridges
  • Assist other departments wherever necessary or as directed and maintain good working relationships
  • Comply with hotel security, fire regulations, liquor compliance and all health and safety legislation

What are we looking for?

To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills and values that follow;

  • Hospitality qualification or experience in a similar role
  • Passion for delivering exceptional levels of customer service
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • POS Experience
  • Coffee/barista experience
  • Knowledge of wine and cocktails
  • Basic food preparation skills
  • Resilience and ability to work under pressure in a fast-past environment
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Excellent grooming standards
  • Flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations
  • Ability to work individually and in a team
  • Flexibility to work a rotating roster, including split shifts
  • Current RSA certification

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions;

  • Industry-relevant Certificate or Diploma qualification
  • Extensive experience in food and beverage operations in a 4-5 star hotel 
  • Food Safety Handlers certificate
  • Australian resident or must have a current working visa for Australia
  • Seasonal Work- Available from June to end of September 2021

What will it be like to work for Breathtaker Hotel and Spa?

Breathtaker Hotel and Spa is a luxurious boutique 4-star hotel centrally located in the Mt Buller village. We offer guests a unique experience in the ski fields, with multiple food and beverage outlets, a day spa, and the finest in accommodation, service, amenities and value. 

The philosophy of Breathtaker is a simple and effective one:

 “Every day, we strive to create a truly unique, enjoyable and memorable experience for every guest.”

 We achieve this by consistently offering:

  • Outstanding service by caring staff
  • Clean and well-appointed property
  • Unique and versatile facilities
  • Value for money
  • A 'Yes' attitude-always

The above goals can only be reached through a safe, fulfilling and supportive work environment. The Hotel as a whole, and the departments within, can only operate effectively by working as a team. Each and every team member plays an integral role in the success of what we do.

The Benefits 

We offer competitive rates and packages inclusive of onsite full board accommodation in a shared room that includes Wi-Fi, cleaning of communal staff areas, weekly laundering of linen and three meals a day.

Apply Now 

If this sounds like the position for you and you meet the criteria, then we would love to hear from you. Please email your resume, cover letter and passport size photograph.

Position commences June 2021. Applicants must be available until the end of September 2021.

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  • Location
    Mt Buller, Victoria
  • Department
    Food & Beverage
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience