Hermitage Hotel Summer Jobs


'Live like no-one else!'


So you're interested in working at one of New Zealand's most iconic destinations?

The Hermitage isn't just a hotel, it's an experience.


The Location


Located in Aoraki Mount Cook Alpine Village in the South Island of New Zealand - the village lies deep within the Aoraki Mount Cook National Park and World Heritage area, surrounded by the silent Southern Alps. It's quite the spot.

Guests can enjoy a number of bars, restaurants and cafes to eat in. Or when not chilling, can try big Sky Stargazing, explore glaciers, trek and experience 4WD and ARGO tours. There is definitely something for everyone.


Food & Drink

  • Buffet style or Informal Cafe

  • Alpine Restaurant - buffet style breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • The Snowline Lounge - offers views of the Aoraki Mount Cook, serves cocktails and has an extensive wine and beer menu, Free wifi is available for guests at the complex

  • The Sir Edmund Hillary Cafe and Bar- serves traditional New Zealand food, self-service cafe and bar, indoor and outdoor seating, shows sports channel. Named after Sir Edmund Hillary who was the first man to climb Mount Everest and was from new Zealand.   


The Staff

The Hermitage employs approximately 90 full-time staff year round and each summer they employ an additional 100 or so people, like you, to join the team.

It’s all about ensuring the guests have an amazing, unforgettable experience.

As a team member here you'll get to see every aspect of the Hospitality and Tourism industry and take away experience that can be transferred to your next exciting adventure.

Resort jobs in New Zealand don’t come much better than this.

What are you waiting for?


The roles

  • Managers

  • Chef

  • Kitchen staff

  • Retail assistants

  • Room attendants

  • Guides



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