Waiter/Waitress Japanese Restaurant

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 looking for waiters and waitresses for our traditional Japanese restaurant Yamazato. Our Yamazato restaurant is awarded with a Michelin star and ranks amongst the top Japanese restaurants in Europe.



tasks and responsibilities


  • Serving Japanese dishes during breakfast, lunch and dinners to our mainly Japanese guests
  •  Looking after mise en place, providing information about Japanese dishes, method of preparation, the
    Japanese tradition and customs





  • You have relevant work experience
  •  You have a job-related education
  •  You are flexible and have a guest minded attitude
  •  Preferably you have a few years experience in a Japanese Restaurant, have sufficient knowledge of Japanese dishes and menu’s. In addition, knowledge of the Japanese culture and customs is mandatory for this position
  •  The ability to speak Japanese is preferred
  •  A valid workpermit for The Netherlands is required





  • Anticipate
  •  Integrity
  •  Stress Management
  •  Communication
  •  Teamwork



Details of the position



Yamazato Restaurant

Drivers License




Offered Salary

Dutch collective Labour Agreement




At least 1 year




Japanese and English



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


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