Stewarding Employee

Cafe Americain

Do you whistle on your way to work, already in the back of your head thinking about how to create another unforgettable experience for our guests? Are you a stickler for precision and flawlessly maintaining our tableware and kitchen equipment? Then we are looking for you.

Position summary

In the fifties, Café Americain had already established itself as a meeting place for Amsterdam locals; today, it has acquired iconic status in our beautiful city, which offers a truly phenomenal view on Leidseplein. This well-known Art Deco restaurant is a modern brasserie that is breaking new ground with a blend of ‘Class’ & ‘Classics’. From early morning till late at night. Café Americain represents historic allure - according to the 21st century. Excellent quality, an accessible style, and brimming with personality. In addition to Amsterdam items on the All Day menu, we also offer Dutch ingredients.

Eden Hotels has built a compelling collection of city centre hotels over two generations. Our hands-on approach combines decades of industry expertise with business insight, enabling each and every colleague to reach their full potential. We take great pleasure in creating local experiences and lasting memories for our guests. With our 14 hotels, we are located in all the great cities and surprising places in the Netherlands. We know everything about our cities and ensure that the guest feels like part of our family. With our ambition to grow internationally, our mission is to start providing that same excellent service and experience across Europe. We have exciting times ahead with major projects on the horizon, so it's a great time to get on board!

Everything is going well. Compliments to the kitchen staff are coming in. There is a great atmosphere. And you are an indispensable part of it all. Will you be joining our team as a stewarding/dishwashing employee? In this role, you will be responsible for cleaning the dishwashing area and for cleaning/washing kitchen and restaurant materials.

Primary Responsibilities

This job description reflects the position’s essential functions; it does not encompass all of the tasks that may be assigned.

  • Scrape and rinse dishes, and soak silver.
  • Ensure racks are filled correctly.
  • Operate dish machine according to instructions.
  • Wash pots, pans, and trays.
  • Store tableware, utensils, pots, and equipment correctly.
  • Place washing racks in transport trolleys.
  • Transfer supplies and equipment between storage and work areas.
  • Sweep and mop floors.
  • Clean and disinfect sanitary facilities.
  • Remove and sort trash and recycling into designated containers.


What do we expect from you

  • Job related knowledge.
  • Ability to handle stress well.
  • Teamwork.
  • Flexibility.
  • Planning and organizational skills.
  • Quality orientation.
  • Responsibility.
  • Ability to comprehend and use basic language, either written or spoken, to communicate information and ideas.

Handy to have

  • Not averse to rotating and weekend shifts, and working on public holidays.

What can you expect from us?

  • A part-time contract (with an intention to extend).
  • A gross salary starting at €1.934,40* per month (based on fulltime employment).
  • Hard Rock Hotel Amsterdam American is part of Eden Hotel Group.
  • The Eden Basics are in good hands with us. Think good collective insurances and a travel allowance.
  • Two free nights per year in an Eden Hotel of your choice.
  • Substantial discount on even more nights, also for Family & Friends.
  • Team member and family room rate discount at Hard Rock Hotels.
  • Inhouse experience at Hard Rock Hotel Amsterdam American.
  • 25 days of holiday (based on fulltime contract) and the option to buy 5 extra days of holiday.
  • Bicycle scheme via the company scheme.
  • Have your online orders conveniently delivered to the hotel.
  • A nice colleague bonus scheme.
  • Great colleagues and lots of (creative) freedom.
  • Cosy events and of course a nice gift for all the great moments in life.
  • At Hard Rock Hotel Amsterdam American, we value equality and diversity. Your gender, ethnicity, age or orientation make no difference during the application process. We are a company where everyone feels welcome and can be themselves. Whether you are young, slightly older, a student or a returnee.

*Salary is based on the Hospitality Collective Labour Agreement wage scale when the candidate is 21 years of age or older.

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