Pastry Chef

Job description

Did you know that Hotel Jakarta Amsterdam has its own patisserie? Both Café Jakarta and Bakkerij Westers serve cakes and pastries that we make and also invent ourselves. Our team of pastry chefs is constantly making new creations for the bakery. We only use the best ingredients!

As a pastry baker you are a true artist in your field. Thanks to your experience and extensive knowledge, you and the team ensure that your creations are appreciated by our guests.

Who doesn’t like the smell of freshly baked bread, colorful pastries in the display case and the sound of the coffee machine? The best thing about this profession is the eye for detail, but you probably share this opinion as a real pastry baker. Do you turn every piece of pastry into a work of art? Not only for our guests, but now also the local residents of the Java island know where to find us. I would like to get to know you soon!

“Bakkerij Westers”

It is not entirely coincidental that there is a bakery in Hotel Jakarta. The founder of WestCord Hotels comes from a real baker’s family. The bakery is therefore an ode to the original Bakkerij Westers, which has been located on Vlieland since the 1950s.

What makes you a perfect colleague?

  • Your extensive international product knowledge and special knowledge of pastries and their manufacture amazes everyone.
  • Good communication with our chef and colleagues with regard to purchasing and planning.
  • You are an important part of the Jakarta kitchen team and are happy to share your knowledge with colleagues for optimal performance!


  • Growth: Working within a growing hotel chain where you can continue to develop and grow.
  • Reliability: Salary always on time according to the collective labor agreement standards, in addition you also accrue holiday hours and holiday pay.
  • 30/30 Member: In addition to the salary, which is always paid on time, WestCord Hotels offers even more cool things for all members, such as:
  • € 30 per night in our hotels // 30% discount on WestCord products // travel allowance // internal training of our own Hospitality trainer // an employee bonus when you introduce a new colleague // a big party with your colleagues every year.
  • Sustainable corporate clothing provided by the employer, designed by the fashion label By Rockland | HACKED by.
  • Working at Hotel Jakarta is interesting and challenging due to the many career opportunities, the innovative developments within the hotel and the informal atmosphere with fantastic colleagues!

Herken je jezelf in deze omschrijving? Verbind je met het groenste hotel van Nederland:

Hotel Jakarta Amsterdam

Een historische plek met herinneringen aan ‘de Oost’… Op de kop van het Java-eiland in Amsterdam waar ooit duizenden reizigers naar Nederlands-Indië vertrokken, staat nu een bijzonder duurzaam gebouw met een spectaculaire architectuur: Hotel Jakarta Amsterdam, de nieuwste aanwinst van WestCord Hotels. De wieg van de hotelgroep staat op Vlieland waar in 1968 Hotel de Wadden opende. Inmiddels telt WestCord 15 unieke hotels waaronder nog twee bijzondere locaties met een link naar het stoomvaartverleden van Nederland: het ss Rotterdam en Hotel New York in Rotterdam. Hotel Jakarta Amsterdam is open sinds juni 2018.

Kom je werken op deze bijzondere plek en in dit unieke hotel?