Restaurant Waiter

Working at Amstel Hotel

A home to belong. And that has been this way for over a 150 years. The first five star hotel of Amsterdam opened her doors in 1867. Designed by Samuel Sarphati, it took exactly one year to build the hotel. From that moment forward onward she has always been known for her rich history of genuine hospitality and royal service. Our brilliant colleagues always being a part of that luxurious journey. Not only a home away from home for our guests but a home to belong for our colleagues.


  • Make each meal a feast for the eyes and treat for the taste buds. With your own signature flare, you’ll turn our high standards into memorable meals for every guest
  • Own your kitchen – keep on top of supplies and equipment, and minimise waste
  • Tell your supervisor or duty manager about any unsafe equipment, low supplies or safety incidents
  • Help create a safe space by following our safety procedures and wearing necessary protective equipment
  • Be cleaner than clean – meet or exceed local cleanliness and hygiene laws
  • Help with washing up and other kitchen duties when needed
  • Give guests a better experience by helping with any queries or advice
  • Wear your uniform with pride
  • Take on other ad-hoc duties when the whole team needs to pull together


  • Teamplayer
  • Flexible
  • Knowledge or passion for luxury and hospitality
  • Eager to learn
  • Hardworking and motivated
  • Good command of the Dutch and/or English language
  • Preferably an education at the Hotel School

What do we offer


Working at The Amstel Hotel in Amsterdam is accompanied by brilliant working conditions:

– A pleasant and collegial working environment in which own initiative is appreciated; 
– Competitive salary based on your experience and knowledge;
– Travel expenses for a commuting distance of more than 5 km;
– Personal budget for educations (ex. Social Hygiene, Wine trainings, etc.);
– Personal development and growth opportunities;
– Employee discount on the worldwide 6000 hotel rooms of InterContinental Hotel Group;
– 50% discount on the F&B at 20 partner hotels in Amsterdam with the F&B Discount Card;
 Personalized support that matches your ambitions so that you can make a great start, be involved, and grow. 

Interested in being part of the exciting future of the Amstel Hotel? View our vacancies below and send your CV and motivation letter to Amstel.humanresources@ihg.com or call us at +31 20 520 34 86. 

What do we offer?

  • A great opportunity to work in Amsterdam’s iconic and royal 5-star hotel with a young, ambitious, and dynamic team.
  • A pleasant working environment with room for personal development and growth opportunities.
  • A salary between €2100 and €2300 gross per month, based on a full-time position, depending on your knowledge and experience. (to be adjusted for 0-hour contracts)
  • 25 vacation days based on a full-time position
  • A pension scheme
  • A travel allowance of €0.21 per km from 5 km
  • During your shift, you are entitled to lunch or dinner in our staff canteen.


  • An attractive employee discount in more than 6000 IHG hotels worldwide, including a Friends & Family discount.
  • An F&B Discount card offering up to 50% discount at 20 partner hotels in Amsterdam.
  • The opportunity to attend training sessions tailored to your role in the hotel. Think wine and cocktail training, cheese training, and communication.

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