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Hotel Okura Amsterdam is an international five star hotel which sets great store by quality, eye for detail and service with a smile. Together, all 380 employees make sure that every guest, on average 1000 guests per day, are being given the personal attention that is essential in our business.
Being the city’s largest employer amongst hotels, Hotel Okura Amsterdam is always looking for enthusiastic colleagues to reinforce the team.
WAITER/WAITRESS YAMAZATO RESTAURANT
We are searching for a waiter/waitress for our traditional Japanese restaurant Yamazato. Our Yamazato restaurant is awarded with a Michelin star and ranks amongst the top Japanese restaurants in Europe. Yamazato Restaurant is opened daily, except on Mondays, for lunch from 12:00 until 14:00 and for dinner from 18:00 until 21:30.
The team of our Yamazato Restaurant consists of approximately 30 colleagues, including 25 Japanese colleagues.
As a waiter/waitress you will be responsible for taking orders, serving dishes, handling payment and cleaning the tables and the restaurant.
TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Operational tasks in the restaurant, such as taking orders, serving guests and arrange payments
Looking after mise en place, providing information about Japanese dishes, method of preparation, the Japanese tradition and customs
Pro-actively selling restaurant products
Working in a multicultural environment
Maintaining excellent contact with guests in foreign languages
Ensuring that the tables and restaurant remain clean
Following guidelines with regards to safety, Arbo, hygiene and HACCP
You have relevant work experience.
You have a job-related education.
You are flexible and have a guest minded attitude.
You have a flexible work attitude with regards to work shifts.
Preferably you have a few years of experience in a Japanese Restaurant, have sufficient knowledge of Japanese dishes and menu's.
Knowledge of the Japanese culture and customs is mandatory for this position.
You are fluent in English, both oral and written.
Knowledge of the Japanese language is not mandatory, but an advantage.
DETAILS OF THE POSITION
Department Yamazato Restaurant
Offered Salary Dutch collective Labour Agreement
Experience At least 1 year
Working hours Flexible
WHAT DO WE OFFER YOU?
Hotel Okura Amsterdam is part of the Okura Hotels & Resorts and exclusive member of The Leading Hotel of the World. Working at the Okura means working in a large, diverse and international team. Personal development and growth are key elements. A training manager and training programs are implemented to accomplish personal development.
ARE YOU INTERESTED?
Would you like to be part of Okura’s experienced and enthusiastic team? Contact us at:
Hotel Okura Amsterdam
attn. Mun Yoshihara
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333
1072 LH, Amsterdam
T: +31 (0)20 678 79 86
F: +31 (0)20 678 79 84
Wednesday 29, March 2017
World Trade Center B-9
1077 XX Amsterdam
Tel 020 66 21 457
Fax 020 66 49 781
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