Careers at Helena Bay

Here at Helena Bay Lodge we are looking for professional, ambitious and enthusiastic people to join our team. We have many positions available at different times of the year across several departments, including Farm, Gardens, Reception, Service, Housekeeping, Kitchen and Operations. Please see below for details of current vacancies where you can apply through the various websites. Alternatively, send an e-mail with CV and cover letter to info@helenabay.com for your application to be considered.

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

Experienced Organic Grower

An opportunity is available for an experienced Organic Production Gardener to join a competent team of professional horticultural staff. With input from our Head Chef, and working closely with our new Head Gardener, the Production Gardener will supply the kitchens here at Helena Bay Lodge with its Certified Organic fruit and vegetable produce, ensuring we meet world class resort standards. We require a member of staff with a working knowledge of fruit and vegetable growing, both in the soil and under glass, under an organically principled regime, who can supply us with a regular supply and succession of seasonal produce which reflects the extensive menu on offer. The role would be predominantly focused in our vegetable gardens, glasshouses and orchard.

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Massage / Spa Therapist

We are looking for a part time Massage Therapist to join our team in August 2018. Outstanding guest service is essential.

You will be an integral member of the Helena Bay Lodge team that creates distinctively authentic experiences for our guests. The spa therapists are responsible for guest massage and spa treatments ensuring that guest service is of the highest standard, providing our guests with an optimal lasting impression.
Candidates must be a fully qualified Massage Therapist with extensive training in numerous massage modalities, with a minimum of three years professional experience. You must be able to demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of body therapies including Swedish, Sports, Deep Tissue, Joint Mobilisation, Acupressure, Reflexology, Trigger Point Therapy, Pregnancy Massage and Myofascial Release. Candidates must also have excellent communication skills and be able to learn the products and service knowledge necessary to effectively provide wellness solutions to meet the individual requirements of each guest.

To apply for this role or for more information please e-mail info@helenabay.com. Applications must include a cover letter and CV.

 

Turf Care Specialist

An opportunity has become available for a Turf Care Specialist to join a competent team of horticultural staff working under our new Head Gardener, all working to ensure Helena Bay Lodge continues to meet world class resort standards. We require a member of staff who can advise on, tailor and implement a maintenance plan for large and varied expanses of lawn across the resort. The role would be predominantly focused on lawn restoration and upkeep.

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Farmhand

An opportunity is available to join the team at one of the most beautiful farms in Northland. This farm is not only rich in beauty but knowledge as well, with a diverse team that brings experience from across the world. This is an opportunity to contribute to a great team and broaden your experience with animals, machinery and technology. The farm houses a Luxury Lodge and must be developed to the same level. We need someone who is willing to put in the hard work. This is a working farm but must also needs to look aesthetically good.

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Seasonal Service Staff

Now accepting applications for the following summer season. Start date mid-August 2018. Possibility for serious candidates to undertake training for the remainder of the 2017/2018 season and then return again in mid-August.

We are currently seeking Wait Staff to join the service/restaurant team. The restaurant at Helena Bay Lodge is a consultancy of Don Alfonso 1890, a two Michelin star restaurant in Southern Italy. This position is well-suited to serious hospitality candidates who enjoy providing an exceptional standard of service in a fine dining environment.

This is a full time, seasonal position which requires flexibility and commitment. The roster includes morning, afternoon and evening shifts over 7 days. There is the possibility for candidates who complete a successful first contract to return for a second season.

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Horticulturalist

You’ll need to enjoy a practical, outdoors lifestyle, be able to approach situations creatively and have an eye for detail to ensure the gardens and greater estate offer enjoyment and interest all year round. You will be joining an existing team of other qualified and enthusiastic horticulturalists to help Helena Bay Lodge’s grounds meet their world class potential. Invasive weed control and predator management is an important aspect of the job.

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Chef de Partie

We are currently seeking an experienced and motivated Chef de Partie to join our kitchen team. You will need a passion for fine dining and the focus required to keep the kitchen operating at the highest standard. This is a full-time position which requires flexibility and commitment. The roster includes morning, afternoon and evening shifts over 7 days. The contract is for the summer season, beginning mid August 2018 and finishing on the 31st May 2019.

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Housekeeper

We are currently seeking full time seasonal Housekeepers to join our team.
The ideal candidate will be motivated with a general knowledge of Housekeeping.

Successful candidates will be responsible for housekeeping maintenance and ensuring that all aspects of the role are executed to the highest quality standard. Experience in a 5 star hotel or superyachts is an advantage.

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