Love Local With Us
The Rydges Way
If you’re looking for a workplace that will challenge, care and uplift, Rydges is where you want to be. Operating quality city, suburban and resort-style hotels in key destinations across Australia and New Zealand, with a refreshingly down-to-earth approach. For more than 30 years, Rydges have provided genuine local hospitality with quality essentials alongside its trademark ‘too easy’ service. We’re present in the big smoke of Sydney and Melbourne, the tranquil surrounds of Adelaide and Perth, and in the stunning landscapes of New Zealand.
From customer facing roles to essential back of house operations, we’ll appreciate your strengths and place you on the ideal pathway for continuous improvement and success. Whether its full time roles to casual opportunities, we’ll have the perfect fit for you. As part of the EVENT family, you will also have access to a number of amazing perks – from discounted hotel stays to movie tickets, to hitting the slopes at Thredbo, it’s all about the right balance of work and play.
Perks of the job
Work anywhere in Australia or New Zealand
When we say we love local, we mean it. We’re proudly locally owned and operated, with over 40 hotels and resorts across Australia and New Zealand. Work close to home, or take a leap and make a fresh start – the choice is yours.
About EVENT Hospitality & Entertainment
Event Hospitality & Entertainment Limited (EVENT) is Australia and New Zealand’s leading entertainment, hospitality and leisure company. Founded in 1910 and headquartered in Sydney, EVENT is at the forefront of the experience economy, delivering millions of customer experiences annually.
Our Company History & Values
From the slopes of Thredbo; to the quirky luxury of QT Hotels and the refreshingly local experience at every, single Rydges; to our world-class Event and Moonlight Cinemas – we deliver millions of the best customer experiences every year. So if you’re committed to making the day better for everyone else, you’re our kind of person and we’d love you to join our team. And here’s what makes us different.
With more than 130 unique properties and sites, we can be found across the coolest and most diverse locations in Australia, New Zealand and Germany – from ski fields, to racetracks, to historic theatres, and nights out under the stars. We’re a progressive, innovative and rapidly evolving company with a focus on creating experiences you’ll be proud to deliver.
EVENT knows being highly regarded starts with our people, so we are focused on building a unique culture to make every day better for every one of our team.
When you join our team, in addition to gaining access to all of our world-class experiences at hugely discounted prices, we also provide other benefits as part of your employment including:
- A range of flexible working arrangements to suit the needs of different roles, locations and employment needs – from compressed weeks, to flexible hours, to homeland leave, and more by discussion with each team members’ manager.
- Career mobility – we prioritise career progression and promotions from within, across all brands and locations so you can grow with us for the long-term.
- Learning and development – we focus on empowering and challenging our team members through unique experiences from leadership accelerator programs, to mentoring, conferences and a range of different learning programs and platforms.
- Engagement – we share information and updates about our company in real-time using mobile technology, instant messaging, surveys, listening programs, newsletters and a range of programs designed to keep every team member engaged and informed about what’s going on across our company today, and our plans for growth and development tomorrow.
EVENT’s vision is to be the most highly regarded hospitality, leisure and entertainment company outperforming our markets, by striving to be better than yesterday, every day.
Our People Purpose is make the day better. For ourselves, our customers, our team, our group and our community.
Our Values are Empowerment, Possibilities & Community.