Whangateau - Holiday Park Assistant role

Holiday Park Assistant role

  • Stunning Whangateau Holiday Park unique, unspoilt beaches and lush green surrounds
  • Work in one of the most stunning parts of New Zealand, every day!
  • Part time permanent role 20 hours per week

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

Whangateau Holiday Park is a tranquil award-winning waterfront Holiday Park and is known for its beautiful white sand of Omaha Beach, fantastic snorkelling and diving in the pristine waters of the Goat Island marine reserve along with the attractions of Point Wells, Leigh, Pakiri and Matheson Bay. Whangateau located in the Rodney District which is 1-hour drive north of central Auckland and less than 1.5 hours from Auckland International Airport. 

Further details about the park can be found on our website:


We are seeking enthusiastic and customer focussed person to join our team in a permanent part time Holiday Park Assistant role.   This role will see you working in a unique coastal setting where you will support the team with the day-to-day operation of the park, including welcoming guests, processing online and in-person bookings, supporting with email and phone queries, and a variety of other tasks. You’ll be working closely with a welcoming and collaborative team to ensure our guests’ have a positive and memorable experience with us.

He kōrero mōu: About you

You will be confident with administration and reception duties and have experience with cash handling. As you’ll frequently be using our online booking system and other software, you’ll be computer savvy and able to pick up new systems accurately and efficiently. You’ll be a naturally friendly person and able to quickly develop empathy with customers, ensuring they have an exceptional experience.  

The park is open 7 days a week including public and school holidays, we are especially busy throughout summer months so having the ability to work flexible hours, evenings, weekend days and additional shifts as required is an advantage.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

You will be joining a collaborative team who are committed to providing guests with a safe and unique stay. This role will offer you variety and plenty of opportunity to help improve our services and use your initiative. As an Auckland Council employee, you’ll also have access to a fantastic range of benefits, including financial and health services, store discounts and discounted membership with our leisure centres.

Applications close on Wednesday 18th of September 2019

This position is deemed a safety sensitive position and will require pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

Auckland Council is committed to the protection and wellbeing of children.  This role is classified as a Children's Worker role under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014. As such applicants will be required to undergo police vetting prior to commencing employment. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory police check.

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

Employees in receipt of salary protection and/or on the predecessor Council terms and conditions of employment, please note that the salary protection and/or predecessor Council terms and conditions, including relocation, apply to your current position. Should you change to a new position (other than any secondment) you will be issued with a new employment letter of offer with current Auckland Council terms and conditions.


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