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Head waiter & Sommelier

Location

Norway, Oslo

Location

Norway, Oslo

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2022-10-30

Food & beverage team at Amerikalinjen is hiring 

One of Northern Europe's best hotels are now looking for: Headwaiter & sommelier 

The positions is full-time.
The job is both daytime and evening. Weekend work is expected.

Amerikalinjen is an urban boutique hotel for locals and travelers that opened in March 2019. A meeting place for people of all ages and from all cultures. A warm, eclectic and inspiring house with 122 rooms, a unique history and a fantastic location. The perfect base from which to explore the city.

We are looking for you who want to participate in the demanding and creative process of further developing and operating a vibrant food  &  beverage program at Amerikalinjen  hotel on Jernbanetorget in Oslo.

Amerikalinjen houses several exciting food and drink concepts, all inspired by our unique history and location. Our F&B outlets are aimed at the local market, with a clear ambition to become the market leader in their respective segments.

Amerikalinjen has the following unique Food & Beverage Concepts;

ATLAS: A lively, playful and informal brasserie, serving food inspired by the different corners of Europe - the basis of the fantastic and innovative culinary scene in New York.

HAVEN: A lush green oasis in the backyard of the hotel. Here our guests can enjoy a drink as well as a late Saturday brunch.

PIER 42: A modern and innovative cocktail bar with drinks influenced by the connection between Europa and the U.S .

Winner of Bartenders Choice Awards in 2020 & 2021 for Best Cocktail Bar and The Best Bartender in Norway. Winner of Norse bar show in 2022 for the Best Bar, Best Cocktail Program, Best Team and the Best Bartender. World best Bartender 2022.

GUSTAV: A unique jazz club and event scene with seating for 90 people. Own bar and kitchen.

At Amerikalinjen, we place emphasis on hiring extremely dedicated people who have a strong service culture and who love to create memorable moments. It is important to us that you can identify with me the history of the building and take personal ownership of stories about people in motion. One of our most important goals is to convey the rich history of The Norwegian America Line to new generations.

 

We believe that you are: 

  • Motivated by providing first-class service to our guests
  • Demonstrates honesty and integrity in everything you do
  • Is flexible, accurate, dedicated to the craft and self-propelled
  • Execute genuine kindness & has relevant work experience
  • Likes to work in teams to achieve common goal

Amerikalinjen can offer:

  • A unique opportunity to take part in the further development of the food & beverage team
  • A professional and dynamic work environment
  • Career opportunities within Nordic Hotels & Resorts and Nordic Choice Hotels
  • Employee discount is available to eligible team members at select Nordic Choice Hotels, based on availability.

The position is based in Oslo at the hotel Amerikalinjen.
For questions about the positions, contact us at;
Food & Beverage Director: slavomir.kytka@amerikalinjen.com

 

What’s in it for you?

To all our super colleagues, we salute you with great perks and benefits! 

A culture to cherish

A culture to cherish

Our people are brave, laid-back and keen to make the guests their top priority! The warm and welcoming atmosphere creates the right setting for people to flourish and work their magic. We have the freedom we need to perform our tasks and we solve problems as they arise in the best way we see fit. A strong team spirit and family-feeling foster a culture of collaboration. And when there’s something to celebrate, we make sure to have some fun! In larger cities, we also regularly host after-work events to allow colleagues to mingle.

A culture to cherish

Job security for peace of mind

Job security for peace of mind

When you work with us, we’ll take your whole life situation into consideration. We offer good job security through collective agreements and insurances, as well as paid parental leave, holiday leave, wellness allowance, attractive pension plans and competitive salaries. We’re there for you.

Job security for peace of mind

Room to grow

Room to grow

With more than 200 hotels across the Nordics, there are endless opportunities for career progression! Would you like to work full-time, part-time, a few hours here and there, or perhaps only a season? We have room for you, no matter where you’re at. We encourage creativity and curiosity, and we make every effort to foster a learning culture for professional development. An academic degree isn't the most important thing for us. If you have the right mindset, we can certainly promise you a bright future!

Room to grow

Going places

Going places

We encourage you to get out and explore all that life has to offer! So, we always offer numerous discounts to you and your friends and family at our hotels, bars and restaurants. From this year onwards we will be offering you four FREE hotel nights per year.* To be sure our employees are treated like VIPs we will also offer you an upgrade whenever possible. You can also take advantage of our fantastic partnerships with Ving/Spies/Tjäreborg and Norwegian Airlines, giving you great rates on air travel, charter holidays, car rental and more! 

*If you are employed on a contract for at least 20% of full-time working hours.

Going places

Open mind, open hearts

Open mind, open hearts

Our heart beats for the world around us. To meet global challenges, we support the transition to clean energy, and we recently opened the first zero-energy hotel in the Nordics. We seek to use organic produce and have championed the elimination of unsustainable palm oil. We promote equal rights above all and are proud sponsors of Pride. Regardless of your ethnicity, gender, religious beliefs, disabilities or age - our doors are always open.

Open mind, open hearts

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