Back of House/Public Area Attendant – Accommodation – Ashford Castle – County Mayo

Back of House/Public Area Attendant – Accommodation – Ashford Castle – County Mayo

Ashford Castle


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We are currently looking for a Back-of-House/Public Area Attendants (Casual) to join our team at Ashford Castle.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:
  • To ensure that all back of house areas are cleaned and maintained to a high standard
  • To respond quickly and efficiently to any direction/requests made by management
  • To empty bins when full or as requested
  • To be aware of any hazardous substances and to ensure that relevant protective clothing is worn and that directions are followed.
  • To report to manager on duty of any broken or faulty equipment or items not considered safe
  • To clean back of house areas as outlined in the cleaning schedule and complete daily/weekly cleaning checklists for all cleaning tasks performed
  • To plan your time effectively when at work in order to carry out your responsibilities in the most efficient manner.
  • To maintain a good working relationship with all staff
  • To adhere to Stock Control Procedures, taking due care to reduce wastage, prevent breakages and any other unnecessary loss of monies or damage to hotel property
  • To get involved in any opportunities within the department that will enhance your knowledge and skills
  • To monitor the standards of staff in these areas and report any damage by employees in the above areas
  • To ensure the estate’s cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention practices are adhered to

The ideal candidate for the Back of House/Public Area Attendant position should:
  • Have a friendly & outgoing personality
  • Be enthusiastic & flexible (able to work anytime, dandy of the week – inclusive of some weekends)
  • Have good communication skills
  • Have strong attention to detail
  • Be legally eligible to work in Ireland
  • Have the ability to handle busy situations and manage your workload effectively

Some of the Benefits available to our team:

  • Complimentary meals on duty
  • Discounted rates with Red Carnation Hotel Collection, The Travel Corporation and some UK Relais & Châteaux properties
  • Uniforms and dry cleaning service provided free of charge
  • Discounted rates with many local businesses and third party service providers (including Estate Activities)
  • Heavily subsidised accommodation (subject to availability)
  • Professional training and development opportunities (79 in-house courses to avail of)

In choosing to join Ashford Castle, you become part of a significant piece of history, both of Ireland and the Red Carnation Hotel Collection. Through the grand stone gates, a royal adventure begins. This remarkable 800-year-old castle, widely recognised as Ireland’s top hotel destination and once home to the Guinness family, is exceptional in every sense. Discover exquisite interiors, delicious cuisine, a wealth of unique activities and a state-of-the-art spa. The extraordinary characters of the castle passionately care about each and every guest experience. Ashford Castle, voted No. 1 in Top 10 Resort Hotels in the UK and Ireland in Travel + Leisure
‘World’s Best’ Awards 2022 and awarded Five Stars by Forbes Travel Guide 2022 – retained its five-star rating.

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection is a family owned hotel business renowned for providing the perfect opportunity to those who are looking for an exciting career, family feel and job security within the hospitality industry. We truly recognise that only through our people can we provide service to our guests, which is personal, memorable, imaginative and friendly.

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection is a family owned hotel business renowned for providing the perfect opportunity to those who are looking for an exciting career, family feel and job security within the hospitality industry. We truly recognise that only through our people can we provide service to our guests, which is personal, memorable, imaginative and friendly.
The Red Carnation Hotel Collection provides an opportunity for long-term career prospects and has been recognised with a Gold Standard Award Investors in People – the first hospitality company to gain this award on a worldwide basis and retain it for ten years. We were also the first hotel collection to be awarded a Princess Royal Training Award. As a result we can confidently promise you will reach your full career potential!

We are an equal opportunities employer. This role is subject to candidate’s eligibility to work in Ireland.


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