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Receptionist – St Kilda

We need a vibrant individual to serve as the face of our business. On the customer service front, we desire someone who will greet each guest with a warm smile, perhaps even a high-five! We’re seeking a personality brimming with energy, derived from engaging with others. You must exude dynamism, confidence, and enthusiasm. The ideal candidate will demonstrate organization, attention to detail, customer-centricity, computer literacy, and a willingness to follow directives, maintaining high standards and morale.

About Us:

Nomads is located right in the heart of St Kilda, a short walk from the beach and right in the middle of the hustle & bustle of Acland street which is littered with bars, cafe’s & restaurants which help make St Kilda the place to be. We are a 250 bed hostel with a 24/7 reception and can boast about being one of the most popular youth accommodation providers in Melbourne. We love to party with an on-site bar with nightly events & entertainment creating the perfect social environment for young travelers to meet like-minded people and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Job Description:

We are seeking a Night Receptionist to join our team of legends. As a Night Receptionist you will be in charge of the security & safety of our guests, whilst also taking on some basic administrative duties whilst providing excellent customer service throughout the night. The role has full time hours available for the right candidate.


  • Greet and check-in guests arriving during the overnight shift
  • Process reservations and payments accurately
  • Provide exceptional customer service and build rapport with guests
  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail and work efficiently
  • Work proactively and use initiative to address guest needs and inquiries
  • Monitor security cameras and ensure the safety of guests and property
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization at the reception desk and lobby area


  • Be able to build a rapport with guests
  • Excellent customer service and guest relations skills
  • Proactive and able to use initiative
  • Availability to work overnight shifts, including weekends and holidays
  • Have previous experience in managing conflict & customer service
  • Exceptional communication skills, not only with guests but internally with the team & management for efficient reporting


  • Part of the Nomads network – Discounted travel and accommodation across Australia, NZ & Asia
  • Surround yourself with youthful backpackers looking to meet new people
  • Work in a unique, diverse, and cultural environment
  • Be part of the journey of people enjoying travelling Australia
  • Ability to transfer to other locations

Shift Details:

  • Night shifts: midnight through until 8am
  • Minimum 2-3 days per week but full time available for the right candidate
  • Standard overnight rates and loading for these times applies
  • Available to: Working Holiday Visas, Student Visas and/or residents
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