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Coffee Barista & Cafe Attendant at Illy espressamente

Country: The Netherlands

City: Amsterdam

Hotel/Office/Restaurant: Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam, Illy

Department: Coffee Shop

Type of employment: Full-time

Level: Team member

Date posted: 22/09/2017

Closing date: 21/03/2025


Love providing great service and creating uplifting moments? Take the next step in your career as a Coffee Barista and Café Attendant at Illy Café as part of Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam. Park Plaza is the ideal location for you to develop your skills and shine in a collaborative team environment.

From the everyday uplifting moments to huge achievements and everything in between, we’re there every step of the way. Park Plaza. Be part of it. #UpliftingMoments

Description of the Company: 

At Park Plaza we love to celebrate the individual. We believe every one of our team members has a contribution to make and personal touch to share with our guests and colleagues. We’re always striving for excellence and know that as we invest in our team members, they’ll invest in us. For an engaging work environment where the little things are celebrated along with the major milestones, you’ve come to the right place.

Main role and objectives:
The main objectives of this position are to create a nice and professional working environment, to take care of a clean workspace and place customer satisfaction above all. You are expected to be one of a complete team working together and supporting each other in all tasks relevant for the successful operation of the Illy café including front of house and back of house duties.

Job role responsibilities:

  • You check the clean condition every day: floors (including behind the counter), bathrooms, windows (inside/outside), external path and checks if the coffee machine, dishwasher and all other equipment is working properly.
  • You check the stock of all necessary products and ingredients and refill if necessary.
  • The barista opens the main door and checks that everything is in order.
  • You carry out methodical cleaning in the areas that are not cleaned every day and check that the refrigerators are clean as well as parts of the espresso machine and other equipment.
  • You are responsible for a clean and tidy workspace at the end of your shift, this includes: cleaning the counter, behind the counter, the espresso machine and all the equipment used (milk, cream, coffee, tea, counter, behind the counter, espresso machine); taking washed cups from the cup washer and prepare them so that they are ready for use; replacing all the materials which have been used during your shift; Refilling and keeping tidy of all condiment boxes and station. 
  • You prepare all the products pertaining to you.
  • The barista checks the orders and deliveries of the products necessary for his job (bread, milk, soft drinks, coffee, fruit, various items).
  • Always ensure you have sufficient product knowledge to be able to answer questions regarding food & beverage ingredients and allergies.
  • Besides producing coffee, the barista is also responsible to handle transactions and to prepare and/or serve other food & beverage items.
  • A commercial attitude is required to strive for the highest possible revenue, quality and service.

What we are looking for

  • Flexiblility; able to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holidays. 
  • Guest- and service oriented.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to handle stressful situations. 
  • Experience in hospitality is preferred.

Park Plaza isn’t just a great place to work - it’s a great place to take your career to the next level! We love seeing our team members fulfill their potential and always work together to achieve more with our learning & development offering, enhanced training and competitive salary and benefits.

You will be invited to an “Inspiring Stay” in your hotel, so that you can live the experience and you will also benefit from our Employee and Friends & Family rates available in all Park Plaza and Carlson Rezidor hotels worldwide! 

From the everyday uplifting moments to huge achievements and everything in between, we’re there every step of the way. Park Plaza. Be part of it. #UpliftingMoments

Explore Park Plaza, please apply via 

Christina Bechay
+ 31 20 623 42 55 

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