Stewarding Employee

Café Americain
Fulltime / Parttime

Do you whistle (or rock?!) 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, whether tuning your guitar or flawlessly maintaining our tableware and kitchen equipment? Big chance that you will rock in this Stewarding job!

Position summary

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.


In the fifties, this had already established itself as a meeting place for Amsterdam locals; today, it has acquired iconic status next to the Hard Rock Hotel Amsterdam American, which offers a truly phenomenal view of the Leidseplein. This well-known Art Deco restaurant is a modern brasserie that is breaking new ground with a blend of ‘class’ and ‘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, it also offers Dutch ingredients.

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.



  • 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.

Physical Demands

  • Ability to make repeating movements of the arms, hands, and wrists.
  • Ability to express or exchange ideas verbally and perceive sound by ear.
  • Ability to obtain impressions through the eyes.
  • Manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and ability to work with hand above shoulders.
  • Ability to turn or twist body parts in a circular motion.
  • Ability to tolerate exposure to heat, cold, chemicals, and loud/noisy environment.
  • Walking and standing, sometimes site-specific work.
  • Sometimes there is work pressure during peaks in the workload.

Additional Requirements

  • Not averse to rotating and weekend shifts, and working on public holidays.
  • Passion for music and knowledge of music trends preferred.

What can you expect from us?

  • A full-time / part-time contract (with an intention to extend).
  • A gross salary starting at €1.756,20* per month (based on full-time 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.
  • 25 days of holiday and the option to buy 5 extra days of holiday.
  • Continued self-development at the School of Hard Rock.
  • 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.
  • Our Sjoerd Dijkstra Foundation dedicates itself on your behalf to beautiful social projects in the hospitality industry for vulnerable groups in society.
  • 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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