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We are looking for an hospitality talent and ambassador for Hotel Arsenaal by Westcord.

You feel at home in the historical city centre of Delft and love the culture and everything the city has? Your friends describe you as enthusiastic, full of energy, social and you’ll get energy from satisfying  guests? Would you like to be involved with the opening of our new boutique hotel? Than this position is definitely written for you!

Are you looking for an job in our brand new kitchen of an building with an wonderful history? We are looking for an new cook with his own identity, somebody who want to bring guest experience to another level. An chef who loves cooking and is full of passion about his job.

As a cook you are the star of our kitchen. Precision, timing and stress-resistancy are high on your list as an cook. You combine different tastes and spices and link them to the origin of Delft Arsenaal, ‘The East’ wat results in tasting full experience. You like to surpass guest expectations? You like to challenge yourself and you always stay cool in stress full situations? Than we are looking for you!

Working together, challenging and adventure are on top of your list for your new job. You are working with passion and you like to give guests new tasting experiences. You like surpassing the expectations of the guest? The unique location of the peninsula and the history of the hotel are astonishing. Your dishes will make it even more impressive!

You would like to start this adventure with us? Embark on a new adventure with us!

Who are we?

In-between the old- and new part of Delft you will find Hotel Arsenaal on a stone’s throw away. A boutique hotel with 63 rooms, a warm and cozy restaurant, two royal meeting rooms, 20 private parking spots and an beautiful courtyard. The old and original elements of this monumental building will be preserved and be combined with a modern and stylish finish. Currently we are in the final phase of finishing the details and the hotel will open their doors at the first quarter of 2022.

Hotel Arsenaal is part of WestCord Hotels. An dynamic Dutch family company that already exist for more than 50 years. Started with Hotel de Wadden on Vlieland we already growth to already 15 hotels across The Netherlands. This brand characterizes itself by their unique hotels on unique locations. Do you know Hotel New York, the ss Rotterdam or Hotel Jakarta in Amsterdam? Despite the brand is growing, it keeps their family culture. Involved, sincere and personal. That is what WestCord Hotels stands for. That is why we are looking for somebody who fits perfect in our culture.


What makes you the perfect colleague?

  • Your passions and culinary ambition will help to find new original ideas. You keep an eye on the food-trends and try to respond on that.
  • Stress-resistance and high level of responsibility.
  • You are pro-active and you work efficient.
  • You have got some allergies and HACCP knowledge and you are clean and tidy.
  • You are flexible and help you’re colleagues where possible.
  • You can be creative in making a new menu. There will be properly listened to your ideas.

What has WestCord Hotels to offer?

  • Growth possibilities: Working at a growing hotel chain, where you can constantly develop yourself.
  • Reliability: Salary is always on time according to the standards of the Collective labour agreement. Next to that, you build up holiday hours and holiday pay.
  • 30/30 Member: Next to the salary, WestCord Hotels offers more enjoyable things for all the members: €30,- per overnight stay at all the WestCord Hotels // 30% discount at WestCord products // travel allowance // internal trainings from our own Hospitality trainer // bonus when you put forward a new colleague // every year a big staff party at a nice location.
  • Referral bonus: €250,- net bonus when you put forward a new colleague!
  • Daily joint lunch and dinner, good coffee and a lot of fruit. A good time to catch up with your colleagues.
  • Good arrangements for survivor’s- and retirement pension.
  • Do you have the WestCord DNA?! Our goal is to make you feel ‘part of the family’!

About WestCord Hotels:

WestCord Hotels is a Dutch family company that has existed for over 50 years. The company has grown from the first hotel, Hotel de Wadden on Vlieland. Nowadays, the chain has 16 hotels, spread all over the Netherlands. Including a few iconic hotels, such as Hotel New York Rotterdam, the ss Rotterdam and Hotel Jakarta Amsterdam.

We are only satisfied when we have satisfied guests and everything is focused on that!

Committed, sincere, intimate and tough. That is what WestCord Hotels stands for. Will you become our new colleague? Leave your details below, then we will contact you as soon as possible. Or apply via Whatsapp 0611746425 (then please specify the position you are applying for).