That moment, right after the guest took his first bite. The delight in his eyes, color on his cheeks. Pure enjoyment, which he likes to share with the whole table. You have experienced this, many times, but it remains special every time. There is no better reward for your work. Sounds familiar? Welcome to Floor17!

Self-Employed Cook

Job

We are looking for a cook for Floor17!, a fine dining restaurant and rooftop bar located in our hotel in Amsterdam West. We expect you to be enthusiastic and flexible, but are you willing to go that extra mile? Then we need you: Cook (M/F) | Fulltime – Part-time.

FLOOR17 

Our F&B concept Floor17 is trendy and unique: a love story about food and beverage. We only choose the best products. Our fish comes from the Northsea, the meat from Vechtdal, artisan bread from our hometown Amsterdam and spices from all over the world. Together they create a story behind our food and beverages.

Floor17 consists of the highest rooftop bar of Amsterdam, a fine-dining restaurant, bar-bistro, lobbyshop and 8 meeting rooms. 2017 will be the year to bring the restaurant to a culinary peak. You might know Floor17 through its' rooftop movie nights, highest ice skate- and curlingcourse of the Netherlands, great parties and the best cocktails. What are you waiting for? Welcome to Floor17!

WHAT WILL YOU DAY AS COOK LOOK LIKE? 

You know best: Without a good preparation, you are nowhere. That is why your working day starts with a good mise and place. Now you, your colleagues and the kitchen are ready. You are always approachable for the junior kitchen staff and pupils. You’ll manage them flexibly and guide them. Together you will create beautiful dishes. You prepare these dishes with care and will only serve them when every detail on the plate is right. Because every dish should leave an unforgettable experience. Do you have an idea or suggestion to improve the quality even more? Share this immediately with the Sous-chef or head Chef. You also work together smoothly with the service team and you know exactly how to take, check and distribute the orders. With you the kitchen is in good hands.

WHAT MAKES YOU THE PERFECT ADDITION TO OUR  TEAM? 

- You are a certified chef or you have worked in a similar function for at least two years;
- Everything clean & safe? Product knowledge and experience with HACCP is desired;
- Stress? Not for you, you are flexible and immune to stress;
- One way or the other? You make independent, deliberate choices;
- You know everything about the ingredients you use;
- You are well-versed with the culinary know-hows
- You never give up and are flexible;
- Bring it on! You love to work hard;
- You have a positive attitude towards the team.

WHY IS WORKING AT APOLLO HOTELS SO GREAT?

Are you ambitious? Good! Let’s make your and our dreams come true. We would love to help you grow. You can grow with the Apollo Academy, our training institute. Also, we’d like to keep you fit and healthy. That is why we have a special company fitness discount for you. Of course, we will also take care of a good travel allowance and is it possible to take a collective care and healthcare insurance with us. Additionally, we offer the other luxury benefits of working at a hotel chain: you can be pampered for a special rate in all our hotels and restaurants, Thermae 2000 included. Let your friends and family also profit from the special rates!

YES, I AM PERFECT FOR THIS JOB!

Yes! Are you our new team member? We look forward to receiving your CV. We would love to hear your story and how you would like to surprise our guests to make their stay unforgettable.

Do you have any questions regarding this job application? Call Annely, Manon or Danike from the HR Department: 020 – 570 57 67