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TSS Earnslaw Manager

Date: 5 July 2019

Now's your chance to boast about the best and most iconic managerial role in Queenstown… Looking after the most popular lady in the Southern Lakes district - the Lady of the Lake!

At 107 years old the TSS Earnslaw requires a dedicated group of staff to ensure she is looking her best, operating efficiently and our guests are having the best experience whilst on board.

One of the oldest tourist attractions in Central Otago the TSS Earnslaw is the largest commercial passenger-carrying coal-fired steamship in the southern hemisphere. With a rich history and reputation, we are looking for someone just as passionate as we are about our leading lady to lead our legendary team on board! Café staff, Engineers and Stokers, Launch Masters and Deckhands and a Store Person - you will be responsible for all crew and all operational details ensuring performance excellence across the operation.

You will look after the daily management of the TSS Earnslaw including the employment, leadership and training of the TSS Earnslaw team, monitoring and implementing product development, customer satisfaction levels and ensuring maritime safety regulations are upheld. You will be tasked with ensuring the safety, presentation and performance of this experience is of the highest standard.

As TSS Earnslaw Manager, you will be organised and methodical; someone who can come in and effectively train, lead and motivate a diverse team. You will have at least 5 years' experience in an operations or management position and will be a proactive communicator with the ability to engage with all kinds of people. Having a maritime background would give you a strong advantage.

What can we offer you?

This is a full-time permanent position and a great opportunity to put your own stamp on a remarkable company, a remarkable product and take your career to new heights while working within one of the most beautiful backdrops in New Zealand. Working for Real Journeys gives you the chance to take your friends and family and get out and about experiencing our products in Queenstown, Fiordland and Stewart Island. These are just some of the great staff benefits on offer! You get the opportunity to work within a tight team on board a New Zealand maritime and tourism icon and the satisfaction of knowing you're playing a major part in our customers experience; allowing them to cruise safely and in comfort on a true once in a lifetime experience.

If you are operationally minded and passionate about building, cultivating and ensuring the success of both your team and business, we would love to hear from you!

Job Details

Reference # 22026
Posted on 05 Jul 2019
Closes on 26 Jul 2019 23:55
Location(s) Queenstown
Expertise Management - Branch/Supervisory, Manager
Job level(s) Experienced, Management
Work type(s) Permanent - Full Time