Hermitage - Registered Electrician

Aoraki Mount Cook Alpine Village, New Zealand
Full Time
The Hermitage


For Those Who Dream Bigger

At The Hermitage Hotel, our guests choose to stay with us because of the unique location, amazing views, and the excellent service throughout their stay. Out team chooses to work with us because of the unique lifestyle in a remote location, amazing views on your doorstep, and being part of an excellent team, a community, and a family.


Registered Electrician

Our Maintenance team is a key factor in ensuring guests have a comfortable room to go back to after a day of exploring the unique outdoor environment, or to simply relax in a peaceful and beautiful part of the world. We have over 250 guest rooms in the Hermitage complex along with more than 150 staff accommodation rooms.


What will my day look like?

You will be a NZ Registered Electrician and related experience with the attributes to be an all-round handyman. You will have high personal standards and take pride in doing a good job. You will be a team player with a proven ability to work without supervision.

This is a varied and fast-paced role with a fun and enthusiastic team.

  • Electrical tasks including breakdowns, preventative maintenance and ordering stock and supplies across our hotel rooms, Lodge, Motels, Chalets, and staff accommodation.
  • Occasional carpentry and painting tasks and projects as well as basic plumbing and mechanical repairs.
  • Operating and maintaining all tools and machinery as outlined in department SOPs.
  • Planning and prioritising jobs to ensure time limits are met.
  • Ensuring a high standard of health, safety and hygiene is maintained.
  • Carrying out any other general maintenance duties as directed.


What do we need from you?

  • In love with the outdoors and adapted to remote living
  • A can-do attitude and a willingness to learn
  • Friendly, outgoing, and professional, with excellent communication skills
  • Flexible and adaptable, and able to change with the ever-evolving market
  • A strong desire to strive for excellence


Why us?

  • Subsidised accommodation, including Wi-Fi and power
  • Free access to all activities offered by the Hermitage Hotel, along with generous discounts on food and beverage, available from your first day on the job
  • Discounted hotel accommodation for Friends and Family
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Stunning surroundings and unparalleled views – a short and remarkable commute to work
  • Frequent staff events and opportunities to connect with your team and community
  • Discounts through our parent company, Trojan Holdings Ltd, including discounted ski passes
  • Opportunities to grow, develop and upskill, along with working in other departments to broaden your experience


Further Information

  • Only candidates who are legally entitled to work in New Zealand will be considered
  • Please contact us on HR@hermitage.co.nz if you require more information before applying. Applications will only be accepted through our website.
  • Due to the remote nature of our location, own transport is encouraged.

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