Apprentice Main Kitchen

Our Main Kitchen is looking for an enthusiastic apprentice to join our team in September! The Main Kitchen is responsible for the preparation of composed dishes from fresh ingredients and products for several departments, such as the breakfast restaurant, Roomservice, the Lobby Bar and Banquet Operations. The Banquet Operations department of Hotel Okura Amsterdam is the biggest Banquet Operations department among five star hotels in the Netherlands and is market leader in banquet revenue and quality. Working in the Main Kitchen therefore means working on a very high level. The Main Kitchen consists of eighteen employees, of which  one Executive Chef.

As apprentice you are jointly responsible for preparing a wide variety of dishes, carrying out mise and place activities and keeping the kitchen clean. Are you willing to go the extra mile to offer guests a true hospitality experience and do you want to develop yourself further in the largest F&B hotel of the Netherlands? Then please contact us!

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Preparation of dishes according to standards, recipe and planning
  • Ensuring and guarding the quality of the end product
  • Making suggestions to the Chef
  • Contribute to the development of products and items for the menu
  • Carrying out mise en place activities
  • Ensuring good quality and freshness of ingredients
  • Ensuring good quality, taste, texture and colour of food items and making adjustments when necessary
  • Following hygiene instructions

Profile - Who are you?

You are a student at one of the (hotel)schools in the Netherlands

You have eye for detail ▪ you come up with new ideas ▪ flexible with regards to your work schedule

You are fluent in Dutch and English (oral and written)

What do we offer?

Hotel Okura Amsterdam is an international five star deluxe hotel. Working for Hotel Okura Amsterdam therefore offers trainees the perfect chance to develop themselves within a large, international and diverse team. Growth and development is very important within Hotel Okura Amsterdam. Therefore we offer our trainees and apprentices diverse training programs en possibilities.

Are you interested?
Would you like to be part of Okura’s experienced and enthusiastic team? Please fill out the form below!

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