A State Government (Ekiti State) in Nigeria recently partnered with the Mantis Collection Group to manage a Cold & Warm Springs Resort. This is a landmark that leverages the unique position the State enjoys in the tourism and hospitality industry and enables a diversified economic base. The Resort project is envisioned to deliver a 3 and 5-star hotel environment complete with conferencing facilities, a heliport, golf course and business resort, and is located around a famous Warm Spring in the South-Western part of Nigeria.
As part of its start-up initiatives, the State Government intends to recruit competent and suitably qualified professionals to fill various positions in the Warm Springs Resort.
Ekiti State Tourism Development is recruiting to fill the below position:
General Staff ”WSR0013
These include but are not limited to Reception staff, Conference/Event staff, Porters, Drivers, Cleaners, Housekeepers, Laundrymen, Store Officers, Waiters, Waitresses, Barmen, Chef, Cooks, Gardeners, Grounds staff, Maintenance staff, Security Officers, Life Guards, First Aiders, etc. Reporting to their respective HODs.
Minimum of SSCE qualification.
Minimum of three (3) years™ hands-on experience in similar roles in the hospitality industry.
Demonstrable knowledge of the technical aspects of theirdifferent roles.
Experience in guest relations and customer service.
Good attitude, work ethics, discipline, comportment and above all, integrity.
Up-to-date knowledge of latest trends in their respective jobs,
Good communication skills and properuse of language
Courteous manners, decent & presentable personal appearance with good grooming
Reception Staff: Strong IT and book-keeping skills
Drivers: Valid drivers licence, trade test certification and must have a minimum often (10) years™ driving experience with no accident record, readiness to undergo driving test.
Laundrymen: Proven ability to operate laundry machinery, work under pressure.
Store Officers: Demonstrable experience in buying & purchase and knowledge of supply chain processes.
Waiters/Waitresses: Good IT and book-keeping skills.
Chef: Good experience in overseeing all aspects of kitchen operations, controls and staff management.
Kitchen Cooks: Adequate exposure to both Nigerian and Continental dishes.
Maintenance staff: Relevant certifications i.e. trade test I ” Ill in Electrical, Mechanical, AC & Refrigeration, Plumbing, Carpentry works, etc.
First Aiders: Basic First Aid Training certification.
Life Guards: Swimming experience.
Security Officers: Good height and build, previous work experience with any security or law enforcement agency.
Application Closing Date
17 September, 2012
Method of Application
To apply, please quote the desired position and job code as the subject of your e-mail or application and send your current curriculum vitae with state of origin and local govemment area (prepared as a Microsoft Word document, and saved with your full names) as an attachment, a statement of how you meet our selection criteria, and the