QT Wellington

Welcome to EVENT Hospitality and Entertainment

EVENT is a proud Australian company with over 100 years of operation within the Entertainment and Hospitality sectors. We are New Zealand and Australia’s largest and most diverse experiences company. Our entertainment venues, hotels and resorts stretch from Auckland to Queenstown and each is unique, just like our team, our customers and you.

 

Who we are

We are focused on doing, achieving and “seizing the day”. Our culture driven by hard work and passion, values Empowerment, Possibilities and Community. With a rich history and humility and honour at our core, we are customer obsessed. We make it happen. We are down to earth, hardworking people who are committed to making someone’s day. 

20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Auckland CBD, Auckland, New Zealand
About QT Hotels & Resorts Excuse me… yes, you. Welcome to QT. Our hotels and resorts stretch from Queenstown to Sydney to Perth and each is unique, just like our people. 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 honour.   About QT Auckland Join our team right in the beating heart of New Zealand’s harbour city. QT Auckland sits pretty waterside, bringing signature QT quirky luxury to the bustling Viaduct Harbour location. Auckland was the third QT to join the brand in New Zealand, joining the much-loved QT Wellington and QT Queenstown. The vibrant hotel features a signature dining concept by the internationally-renowned chef Sean Connolly, rooftop bar with sweeping water views, and high-tech conferencing and event spaces. Great public transport will make your commute a breeze.  ...
20 Dec, 2022
Part time
QT Wellington Auckland CBD, Auckland, New Zealand
We are Rydges Auckland, a beautiful 4.5-star 267 room hotel located in the heart of Auckland CBD  We are now looking for an energetic, creative individual to take up the part-time/casual role of  Bar attendant  You will oversee our refurbished bar and rooftop terrace. This role also involves assisting the Bar Manager in any Beverage offerings from restaurant dining to Conference events, The ideal candidate is someone who has the ability to engage with our guests is second nature. The Role and Your Skills Can take control of all beverage aspects of the operations Overlook all beverage offerings from A la carte and Conference  Creative menu planning  Create a training calendar to upskill his/her staff Assist the  Beverage Manager to improve operational standards. Develop initiatives to assist in continuously raising the team's expertise in all the Food & Beverage outlets, utilizing all your talents to train & mentor team...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Auckland CBD, Auckland, New Zealand
The Company Rydges is part of EVENT Hospitality & Entertainment, a proudly Australian-owned company with over 100 years’ experience in hospitality, entertainment and leisure in Australian & New Zealand. Our hotels stretch from Sydney to Queenstown to Perth and each is locally inspired, just like our team, our customers and you. We’re for making the day better. We include. We nurture talent and promote internally.  The Place Rydges Auckland is a 4.5 star 267 room hotel located in the heart of the Auckland CBD. We invite you to join our front desk team, drive excellence in guest service, perform shift operations and create memorable experiences! About the Role You will be mainly supporting the front office team in day-to-day operations as well as working on projects that will upskill the team and benefit the hotel as a whole.  This role suits somebody that is continuously willing to go beyond their checklist, learn...
20 Dec, 2022
Part time
QT Wellington Auckland CBD, Auckland, New Zealand
The Company Rydges is part of EVENT Hospitality & Entertainment, a proudly Australian-owned company with over 100 years’ experience in hospitality, entertainment and leisure in Australian & New Zealand. Our hotels stretch from Sydney to Queenstown to Perth and each is locally inspired, just like our team, our customers and you. We’re for making the day better. We include. We nurture talent and promote internally.  The Place Rydges Auckland is a 4.5 star 267 room hotel located in the heart of the Auckland CBD. We invite you to join our housekeeping team, drive excellence in guest service, perform shift operations and create memorable experiences! About the Role We are looking for an energetic, well presented person to take up the role of Housekeeping Attendant..  Key responsibilities include: Cleaning of guest rooms inline with the Rydges Standard Follow daily shift checklists to accomplish the tasks up to the...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Beachlands, New Zealand
Rydges Formosa Golf Resort is looking for a Sous Chef to join our new team on our exciting new adventure. Reporting to the Executive chef you will be required to participate in all aspects of food preparation, food hygiene, meal presentation, overseeing junior staff and deliver a consistently exceptional food offering. As our Sous Chef you will be an integral part of our management team. You will be a passionate leader within our business, with strong communication and organisational abilities, and bring with you the ability to lead a dedicated team alongside the Executive chef. We are looking for a sous chef who will:  Understand the brand and offering Work hard and lead through busy service periods, and work well under pressure Manage food preparation, and production and implementation of seasonal menus Ensure food preparation and presentation are always of the highest standard Manage food safety programs Manage Food...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Christchurch, New Zealand
Rydges Latimer Christchurch is recruiting for a Breakfast supervisor to take the reigns of Christchurch's best buffet breakfast at Bloody Mary's Restaurant.   You will be responsible for -    To ensure the smooth and efficient running of breakfast. manage and maintain the restaurant with regard to service and guest relations Ensure that all foods are set up so that spoilage is prevented and cleanliness of the department is of the highest order at all times. personally greet and farewell guests, handle inquiries and complaints professionally provide staff with briefings before and after shifts Training and development  You will be guest-focused, regimented, and have an extremely keen eye for detail. You will have considerable experience working in a hotel breakfast environment before. Qualifications & experience -  Cafe or customer service experience is preferred  Experienced Barista ...
20 Dec, 2022
Part time
QT Wellington Christchurch, New Zealand
Rydges Latimer Christchurch has 175 guest rooms, 10 flexible conference spaces, bar and restaurant. We are looking for an enthusiastic Supervisor to join our busy Front Office Team. Reporting to Front Office Manager, you will assume responsibility to ensure the effective operations of the Front Office department on a day to day basis. This is a hands-on, full-time role, covering all areas of Front Office Operations as well as overseeing the hotel in the absence of senior management. Successful applicants will • Deliver excellent customer service at all times, ensuring guests' comfort, safety & privacy • Maintain effective communication at all times, among the team and between departments • Provide reports, as required • Always adhere to all company policies and procedures • Deal with customer complaints in a professional manner • Take responsibility for extra management tasks, as required, in the absence of the...
20 Dec, 2022
Part time
QT Wellington Christchurch, New Zealand
  Rydges Latimer Christchurch has 175 guest rooms, 10 flexible conference spaces, bar and restaurant. We are looking for an enthusiastic Guest Service Agent to join our busy Front Office Team. Reporting to Rooms Division Manager, you will assume responsibility to ensure the effective operations of the Front Office department on a day to day basis. This is a hands-on role covering all areas of Front Office Operations. Successful applicants will • Deliver excellent customer service at all times, ensuring guests' comfort, safety & privacy • Maintain effective communication at all times, among the team and between departments • Provide and analyse reports, as required • Always be up to date and adhere to all company policies and procedures • Thorough local knowledge of Christchurch & Canterbury Region As the first point of contact for the Hotel you are totally guest driven and...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Wellington Central, Wellington, New Zealand
  We are looking for an energetic, experienced and professional Bar Person - Team Leader to join our team at the Portlander Bar and Grill at Rydges Wellington. We have a strong team of motivated individuals and nurture a culture of learning and development for those that show potential and drive. Our Bar at Portlander is an important part of our service and will require someone malleable, able to think quickly on your feet and very very customer focused! We can range from a bit busy to VERY busy and need someone who can adapt to the quick change in tempo as well as keep the team on task and on track. Some experience in restaurant would be a bonus too as we are all part of the same team and help each other out when we can! Wine/Beverage knowledge will be looked upon favourably, as well as a great attitude and gregarious personality. if you love top shelf spirits, wines and cocktails as well as great service then...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Wellington Central, Wellington, New Zealand
  We are currently seeking a Chef De Partie to join our highly motivated and hard working team. The successful applicant : - Must have at least 5 years' experience  - Experience in conferencing and A la Carte essential - Ability to work well in a large team - Ability to lead and develop junior chefs - Reliable and flexible - Available for a 7 day roster that covers all service times - Eager to learn and develop yourself JOB DESCRIPTION Ensure that the Hotel’s kitchens produce a high quality food product at all times. Anticipate and attend to the guest’s needs and desires immediately. Prepare sauces, soups and hot dishes for service and special functions. Demonstrate superior recipe knowledge for every item on the Hotel’s menus. Monitor food quality and quantity as it relates to portion control. Monitor all food storage facilities to ensure that...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Auckland CBD, Auckland, New Zealand
  Join EVT's 2023 Elevate Leadership Accelerator   About EVT When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. There are lots of opportunities across our range of celebrated brands, spanning Entertainment, Ventures and Travel. At EVT we believe it’s more than just a job, with Elevate Perks our team members and their families get to enjoy a great range of discounts across our experiences. In a world of cookie cutter experiences, here at EVT we believe in a mindset that is all about changing the game. Because while our customers come from different walks of life, they all share one thing in common, the desire for stand-out experiences that escape the ordinary. It’s why we are constantly adding new dimensions to all we do. Bringing people together in fresh and original ways across Entertainment, Ventures and Travel.  About our...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Christchurch Central City, Christchurch, New Zealand
  Join EVT's 2023 Elevate Leadership Accelerator   About EVT When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. There are lots of opportunities across our range of celebrated brands, spanning Entertainment, Ventures and Travel. At EVT we believe it’s more than just a job, with Elevate Perks our team members and their families get to enjoy a great range of discounts across our experiences. In a world of cookie cutter experiences, here at EVT we believe in a mindset that is all about changing the game. Because while our customers come from different walks of life, they all share one thing in common, the desire for stand-out experiences that escape the ordinary. It’s why we are constantly adding new dimensions to all we do. Bringing people together in fresh and original ways across Entertainment, Ventures and Travel.  About our...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Queenstown, New Zealand
  Join EVT's 2023 Elevate Leadership Accelerator   About EVT When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. There are lots of opportunities across our range of celebrated brands, spanning Entertainment, Ventures and Travel. At EVT we believe it’s more than just a job, with Elevate Perks our team members and their families get to enjoy a great range of discounts across our experiences. In a world of cookie cutter experiences, here at EVT we believe in a mindset that is all about changing the game. Because while our customers come from different walks of life, they all share one thing in common, the desire for stand-out experiences that escape the ordinary. It’s why we are constantly adding new dimensions to all we do. Bringing people together in fresh and original ways across Entertainment, Ventures and Travel.  About our...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Wellington Central, Wellington, New Zealand
  Join EVT's 2023 Elevate Leadership Accelerator   About EVT When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. There are lots of opportunities across our range of celebrated brands, spanning Entertainment, Ventures and Travel. At EVT we believe it’s more than just a job, with Elevate Perks our team members and their families get to enjoy a great range of discounts across our experiences. In a world of cookie cutter experiences, here at EVT we believe in a mindset that is all about changing the game. Because while our customers come from different walks of life, they all share one thing in common, the desire for stand-out experiences that escape the ordinary. It’s why we are constantly adding new dimensions to all we do. Bringing people together in fresh and original ways across Entertainment, Ventures and Travel.  About our...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand
Rydges Wellington Airport is new purpose built Hotel with state of the art facilities and first class bar and dining experiences.  Located within the Wellington Airport precinct, the Hotel is integrated in the terminal building complex, with direct access to the domestic and international terminals.  This cutting edge 134 room purpose built hotel offers guests a convenient and refreshing airport dining and accommodation experience.   As our Food and Beverage Supervisor, you will be an integral part of our management team, epitomising the very essence of our restaurant.  You will be a passionate leader within our business, stylish in look and charm with strong communication and organisational abilities, bringing with you the ability to lead a dedicated team   YOU WILL : • Train staff in the efficient and effective use of point of sale and bookings systems within the bars and restaurant.  Competent...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand
Are you positive, proactive and passionate about the hotel industry? Do you have exquisite communication skills, fastidious attention to detail and experience in an Events role? Then we want to hear from you! Rydges Wellington Airport is looking for a bright, shiny superstar to manage our successful team. This is a dynamic role for an individual looking to take the next step This role encompasses duties across a variety of areas within the hotel, including (but not limited to): Event Management, Administration and Proactive Sales Our Conference Sales Manager must: - Be organised, on-to-it and self-motivated - Be proficient in both written and verbal communication - Show initiative - Have top notch computer skills - Have the ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines - Have the ability to work both autonomously and in a team environment - Have a ‘can do’ attitude and not take yourself too seriously So if you tick the above boxes and...
20 Dec, 2022
Full time
QT Wellington Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand
About us Rydges is part of EVENT Hospitality & Entertainment, a proudly Australian-owned company with over 100 years’ experience in hospitality, entertainment and leisure in Australian & New Zealand. Our hotels stretch from Sydney to Queenstown to Perth and each is locally inspired, just like our team, our customers and you. We’re for making the day better. We include. We nurture talent and promote internally.   Qualifications & experience A great positive attitude, Be self-motivated and driven, Previous experience in this role is essential, A high attention to detail and dedication to maintaining standards, Extensive knowledge of OHS/HACCP, Outstanding knowledge in a broad culinary styles focusing on quality, The capability to run a busy pastry section, in a busy kitchen. The drive to mentor and grow the next generation of chefs. An understanding of food costs and how to utilise...
20 Dec, 2022
Part time
QT Wellington Wellington Central, Wellington, New Zealand
We are looking for an energetic, experienced and professional Restaurant Team Leader to join our team at the Portlander Bar and Grill at Rydges Wellington. We have a strong team of motivated individuals and nurture a culture of learning and development for those that show potential and drive. Portlander Bar and Grill is an important part of our service and will require someone malleable, able to think quickly on your feet and very very customer focused! We can range from a bit busy to VERY busy and need someone who can adapt to the quick change in tempo as well as keep the team on task and on track.  Wine/Beverage knowledge will be looked upon favourably, as well as a great attitude and gregarious personality. if you love top shelf spirits, wines and cocktails as well as great service then please apply!  REQUIREMENTS You will need to have some experienced in guest focused F&B roles, and experience in...
20 Dec, 2022
Part time
QT Wellington Wellington Central, Wellington, New Zealand
  Rydges Wellington is a 4.5 star hotel property perfectly located in the heart of Wellington that offers 280 guest rooms, 24 hour reception, contemporary dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner, conference facilities, gym and pool services and a multitude of nearby activities. We are looking for a part - time Porter to join our busy team. In this role you will to be working with a team which is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service. Experience in customer service is essential. You will need to have a great personality and be totally committed to providing excellent customer service. Key tasks include •Anticipate and attend to the guest’s needs and desires immediately •Ensure that all Hotel guests’ luggage, messages, and special requests are handled promptly and efficiently •Liaise with Concierge and front desk staff to ensure that the special requirements of groups and FIT travelers are dealt with in...