This vacancy applies to all the WestCord Hotels in Amsterdam: WestCord Art Hotel, WestCord City Centre Hotel, WestCord Fashion Hotel and Hotel Jakarta.

Can you keep all the plates in the air in our restaurant? Come and blossom at hotel Jakarta! Waiters, waitresses (hostesses and hosts) pay attention. You are about to make a career in the service department at a hip hospitality outlet in Amsterdam, Hotel Jakarta by WestCord.

When a guest leaves satisfied, you are satisfied too. You are a real 'host / hostess' in the restaurant. You are skilled in putting the guests at your table at ease, let them feel welcome and make sure they lack for nothing. You like to have a chat or a joke with your guests but you can also sense when a company has less need of it. Your guests are always central. You can sense what they need and give them answers to their questions. We offer both fulltime and part-time opportunities.

In short: as an F&B employee you ensure that all guests have an unforgettable stay in the restaurant and hotel, so they definitely will want to come back.

Hotel Jakarta

Hotel Jakarta Amsterdam is the "greenest" hotel in the Netherlands and is an energy-neutral hotel at the tip of the Java Island in Amsterdam. Where the line services used to leave for Jakarta, is now a green oasis in the center of Amsterdam, complete with a subtropical indoor garden and meters high palms. The hotel has 200 rooms, restaurant, meeting rooms, parking garage, wellness, bakery and sky bar. Are you coming to work in this unique hotel?

Job requirements

What makes you the perfect colleague?

  • Most important: You put a smile on the face of our guest!
  • Do you already have experience in serving? Perfect!
  • You love variety and don't mind walking a distance.
  • You are not averse to working hard.
  • It would be nice if you can also work on Saturday and/or Sunday. During the day and/or in the evening. If you can work more shifts, this is certainly possible. Plenty to do at Cafe Jakart


What has WestCord Hotels to offer?

  • Growth: Working within a growing hotel chain where you can continue to develop yourself and grow within the company. WestCord is actively working on practicing sustainable employability.
  • Training: Are you not yet fully comfortable with the position you are willing to fulfil? Or are you willing to acquire new skills and information? Our hospitality trainers are here to teach you all the important aspects of our profession.
  • Balance: We believe your work and private life should not intertwine. Therefore, we use our own communication platform, with which you are always up to date about developments and news in your team and organization. You can also continue to work on your skills and knowledge by doing to available e-learning modules.
  • Good arrangements for relatives and supplementary retirement pension.
  • Daily lunch and dinner, great coffee and lots of fruit. A perfect moment to sit and chat with your colleagues. 
  • 30/30 member: Our goal is to make you ‘part of the family’. That is why we offer your great extras such as €30,- per night including breakfast in all of our hotels and 30% discount on the F&B, the wellness, and other WestCord products.
  • Introductory & signing bonus: We promise our guests that they will wish to come back. Do you know somebody who would love to be part of our team? Then you and the colleague you introduced will receive a net bonus of €250,00 deposited into your account.
  • Surprise Our OneTeam: WestCord seeks to surprise her guests, but in addition to that, we also want to surprise our colleagues! This doesn’t only make a day at work fun, it also makes it surprising and even more enjoyable.

We offer you a good hourly wage.

  • From 16/17 years €10,65*
  • From 18 years €12,43*
  • From 19/20 years €13,61*
  • From 21 years €13,91*

*Including vacation pay and vacation days, excluding tips.

Job details
Occupation field:
Work experience:
Work experience is not required
Language skills:
  • English
  • Good
  • Dutch
  • Good
Salary range (Hourly, Gross pay):
10 - 14 EUR
Date of expiry:
About company

WestCord Hotels is a Dutch family business with its origins on Vlieland. It all started in 1968 when baker Emo Westers bought Hotel de Wadden on Vlieland for his 18-year old-son Harry. In the past 55 years, 15 hotels have been added throughout the Netherlands. On the mainland, we have: 4 hotels in Amsterdam 2 hotels in Rotterdam 2 hotels in Delft 1 hotel in Groningen 1 hotel in… Read more