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Apprentice Kitchen Carstens (Leerling Kok)

Country: The Netherlands

City: Amsterdam

Hotel/Office/Restaurant: Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam

Department: Kitchen

Type of employment: Contract

Level: Team member

Date posted: 13/09/2019

Closing date: 11/03/2020

This vacancy has now expired.

Carstens Amsterdam, a brand new concept, a Dutch brasserie created by Maik Kuijpers has opened its doors in the Hasselaerssteeg, just a stone’s throw from Central Station. 

Maik Kuijpers, the former chef at restaurant De Librije*** has created a brasserie that is approachable and relaxed, focusing on honest food and local produce without any frills available for everyone to enjoy, day in day out. Ingredients from Dutch soil served with a creative twist. For this creative, no-nonsense concept we are looking for new talent! Are you the - down to earth - and – passionate – team member we are looking for? Become a part of our awesome team!

Main role and objectives:

As Apprentice Kitchen you will be part of the kitchen team in our great restaurant and banqueting facilities, which also has a life cooking kitchen. You will maintain the desired culinary level of the breakfast restaurant and your aim is to bring the food experience of our guests to the next level!

What creative twist do we need from you? Someone who:

  • Assist the kitchen team
  • Preparing en executing production work such as mise en place for the kitchen
  • Maintain desired culinary level of our restaurant concept as well as brand standards
  • Safeguard HACCP standards

The main ingredients required to produce the best service:

  • Someone who is a real food lover and loves to share passion for cooking
  • Interact with guests (life cooking)
  • Ability to handle stressful situations
  • Good command of English (preferably also Dutch)
  • Education cooking MBO level 3 or higher
  • Able to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holidays (flexibility)

Will you be our new apprentice kitchen that contributes to the ultimate guest experience?

Discover Carstens and more by sending us your CV. We’re looking forward meeting you.

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