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Dinner Plain Accommodation

Dinner Plain Accommodation are looking for their 2020 team.

Posted 22 May 2020

Dinner Plain Accommodation is the largest booking agent at Dinner Plain and we pride ourselves on our values and customer service and are well known on the mountain. You will primarily be working in Dinner Plain but may be required to work at Hotham too. Hours are generally between 8am and 5pm and will include some weekends during our busier times. 

We are responsible for cleaning some of the public areas and restocking them ready for guests. Snow clearing is often required to ensure guests can access properties and public facilities safely.

Positions currently available:
● Housekeepers
● Linen packer/maintenance (this is an evening position)
● Maintenance and linen delivery


Housekeeping Team

You will work as part of a small team of housekeepers, once guests have departed you will strip the used linen and remake the beds with fresh linen. Your team will thoroughly clean the property including kitchen, bathrooms, bedrooms and communal areas. Each clean has an allocated time to ensure that all properties being cleaned that day are ready for guests checking in prior to 4pm.

Your role will include:
● Linen removal and remaking beds
● Dusting, mopping, vacuuming
● Replenishing guest consumables
● Removing rubbish
● Reporting damage to your supervisor
● Removing any property left by guests and returning it to the office


Linen packing and maintenance team

You will work independently in the evenings packing linen for the following days using guest arrival reports. This role will start late afternoon until 9/10pm. You will be required to pack linen for both Dinner Plain Accommodation and Mt Hotham Accommodation. The bags of linen will be packed into the work vehicles ready for the housekeepers to collect the following morning. During the evening you will also be required to attend after hours guest calls, these are generally for hot water/boiler issues, heating problems, frozen pipes or TV signal issues. You will need to have good general maintenance knowledge, however, training is provided.

Your role will include:
● Packing linen
● Attending guest after hours calls
● Keeping the linen room tidy
● Stock management, placing linen orders
● Packing vehicles with linen


Maintenance Team

This role requires individuals with a very good understanding of general maintenance including boilers, hot water systems and heating. Any specific skills would be advantageous. During the morning you will be dropping linen at properties which include some heavy lifting, you will also collect the used linen. There will be times where you are required to snow clear at properties to ensure that guests can access them safely. You may also be asked to attend night calls (Nitel) to cover the night workers time off. On certain days you will be delivering and collecting linen to and from Mt Hotham so a manual drivers licence is required. Experience of driving in winter conditions is a must as the roads can be quite challenging.

Your role will include:
● Troubleshooting issues in properties
● Problem solving
● Keeping track of stock and re-ordering
● Delivering and collecting linen
● Snow clearing
● Liasing with other trades to complete maintenance work ie electricians
● Attending after hours guest calls


If you think you have what it takes to be part of our exciting, vibrant team, please email your CV along with a current picture and references to: with a subject line DPA and the role you are applying for.

More information, pay rates and accommodation options provided upon application. If your application is successful, one of our team members will be in touch with you.

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