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The Johnstown Estate Careers

The Johnstown Estate is consistently committed to exceeding expectations and aims to be one of Ireland’s ultimate resort experience, setting new standards for hospitality, indulgence and relaxation. The company recognises that the most important resource we have to help us meet our vision is our team. In view of this, we treat every team member with dignity and respect.

We, therefore, employ people who have dedication, expertise, and above all else enthusiasm for taking care of our guests.

Our people are our most important asset, because the quality of our guest experience cannot exceed the abilities of our team. We, therefore, treat every member of staff extremely well and do our utmost to help them achieve their full potential. If you believe that you have the passion, personality and the skills, we require, please contact us.

Please feel free to view our latest vacancies at The Johnstown Estate below.                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Current Vacancies

 

Head Waiter / Waitress - Fulltime

Reporting to; Restaurant Manager / Supervisor.
An opportunity for experienced Full-time Head Waiter / Waitress, who has fine dining experience within a similar quality environment, to join our professional team. The successful candidate will have a minimum of one year’s experience within a fine dining environment. You will also possess strong interpersonal skills and enjoy all aspects of guest service.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Ensure food and beverage are served in accordance with standard operating procedures.
  • Monitor food presentation and flow of service ensuring high guest satisfaction.
  • Ensure SOP is kept up to date and adhered to.
  • To hold daily team briefings in the department to ensure effective communication and staff knowledge of the products for efficient and service.
  • To ensure the restaurant team have a good knowledge of foods, wines, coffee’s and liqueurs and that they are able to passionately describe and make informed suggestions to guests.
  • To have a close working relationship with the Head Chef.
  • To be fully conversant with and adhere to all rules and regulations of the Hotel with specific regard to; Hygiene, Cleanliness, HACCP, Health & Safety at work and Fire Procedures.

 

Apply

If you wish to apply or enquire about this position, please email our HR Manager, Barbara Poynton at bpoynton@thejohnstownestate.com

 

Commis Chef, Chef de partie

Reporting to; Head Chef. The purpose of job: To assist the Head Chef in the smooth running of the kitchen ensuring that departmental standards are maintained while ensuring minimum wastage and maximum customer satisfaction.

As a Commis Chef, Chef de partie you will be responsible for food preparation and serving; ensuring the highest standards are adhered to. This position is also responsible for strict hygiene controls that are to be kept in all areas; following all Health & Safety guidelines and performing any other duties as delegated by Head Chef. This position requires, commitment to quality food and service, ability to work on one’s own initiative and as part of a team, time flexibility for shift work including weekends and ability to work on short notice. Fluent English required, culinary college award desirable, food handling certificate essential. Legal entitlement to work in Ireland/EEA necessary.

Skill Requirement

Excellent knife skills, excellent knowledge of procedures and practices on food handling, preparation, storage and sanitation, attention to detail.

  • Be qualified and have 2 years recent previous experience in a large kitchen
  • Be capable of producing high-quality food in a fast paced environment
  • Have excellent Hygiene and HACCP experience
  • Have a passion for cooking and willingness to learn
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Be Flexible
  • The ideal candidate should have experience at 4 Star Level.
  • Valid Work Permit

 

Benefits

Complimentary Gym/Leisure Membership.
Meal on Duty.
Departmental Incentives.
Uniform Provided.
 

Apply

If you wish to apply or enquire about this position, please email our HR Manager, Barbara Poynton at bpoynton@thejohnstownestate.com

Part-time Night Porter

We now have a vacancy for a Part-time Night Porter, reporting to the Night Supervisor/Manager and the General Manager. We are looking for a professional, assertive and confident individual. You must be confident in your ability to provide the highest standard of personal service and hospitality to our guests.  

 

Duties

  • The service of food to all guests during the night, to their bedrooms or in lobby areas.
  • To fully set up all meeting rooms to the standard laid down in the game plan manual.
  • To set up notice boards for the following day's meetings.
  • Store and record luggage for guests.
  • Carry out cleaning duties as requested by the night manager.

 

Benefits

  • Complimentary Gym/Leisure Membership.
  • Meal on Duty.
  • Departmental Incentives.
  • Uniform Provided.

 

Apply

If you wish to apply or enquire about this position, please email our HR Manager, Barbara Poynton at bpoynton@thejohnstownestate.com

 

Part-time Food and Beverage Staff

Applicants must have a minimum of one year's experience in dining and beverage service. We are looking to recruit a person that possesses an outgoing personality with proven ability to work under pressure. Good command of the English language is essential, and experience in a 4-star hotel or similar standard is required. 

These are part-time positions and flexibility is required as the successful candidates will be required to work weekends. 

We are offering successful candidates a unique and exclusive opportunity to gain experience with a prestigious 4-star hotel with fantastic opportunities for promotion and development. 

 

Benefits

  • Complimentary Gym/Leisure Membership.
  • Meal on Duty.
  • Uniform Provided.

 

Apply

If you wish to apply or enquire about this position, please email our HR Manager, Barbara Poynton at bpoynton@thejohnstownestate.com

 

Part-time Leisure Club Fitness instructor & Pool Lifeguard

 

Essential Functions

  • Be able to demonstrate all exercise and have full knowledge of all gym equipment.
  • To carry out all medical screening and gym induction for all new members.
  • Ensure that safe exercising practices are enforced.
  • To enforce all health and safety rules and club procedures.
  • Have an up to date knowledge of products and promotions with the leisure club
  • Keep the Club Manager informed of all current information in the Leisure Club.
  • To carry out any other duties as may be required to ensure the hotel operations are properly maintained to provide total guest satisfaction. 

 

The Ideal Candidate Should

  • Recognised Sports Related qualification.
  • Relevant Gym Instructors qualification.
  • First Aid Certificate.
  • A relevant pool lifeguard qualification.
  • At least one years experience within the industry.

 

Benefits

  • Complimentary Gym/Leisure Membership.
  • Meal on Duty.
  • Uniform Provided.
     

Apply

If you wish to apply or enquire about this position, please email our HR Manager, Barbara Poynton at bpoynton@thejohnstownestate.com

Human Resource Enquiries

 

Barbara Poynton, HR Manager

The Johnstown Estate

Enfield

Co. Meath

 

Contact Details

Landline: +353 (0) 46 954 0000

Email: bpoynton@thejohnstownestate.com 

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