Are you a star in organising and do you love good and tasty food? Are you socially strong and do you love front cooking with experience? Then we are looking for you for our vacancy kitchen employee!

Who we are

UP Events is an accessible company. We want to connect people in an inspiring environment where cheerfulness, experience and fun are paramount.

We are open, pragmatic, approachable and a bit contrary. People quickly feel at home, and afterwards they want to come back for more.

Our core values, what we stand for, what we are

  • take care of each other (happy employees and happy clients)
  • enjoy life & work (positive & fun)
  • be better, every day (quality/ambitious)
  • do the right thing (moral compass)
  • be different (unique/unexpected)

Your function will consist of

If you qualify for the vacancy of kitchen employee, these will be your tasks:

  • Opening and setting up the kitchen
  • Closing the kitchen responsibly in accordance with HACCP standards
  • Ensuring a clean and tidy workplace
  • Preparing and running a small but nice lunch, drinks & dinner menu
  • Supporting BBQ parties

At UP Events we are looking for a kitchen employee. At UP Events we provide daily lunches and barbecues for business and private groups between 10-1000 people. Experience and enjoyment are our priorities and we are always busy with further development.

UP Events has 1 production kitchen for the preparation and 4 fixed locations from where the guests are served. At the fixed locations we work with large American Smokers which are heated by wood.

Who are we looking for for our kitchen

For this vacancy we are looking for super friendly, driven and passionate kitchen toppers. If you have a passion for food and want to grow with us in the company, then we are looking for you!


  • Are positive and give others energy
  • Have affinity with the kitchen
  • Are a hard worker with a hands-on mentality
  • Know what it means to work independently and with discipline
  • Have at least one year’s experience in the kitchen


  • Offer you a beautiful and unique workplace
  • Have a motivated team where you will feel at your best
  • Monthly drinks parties (and then we like to play a round of laser tag, VR, archery tag or who thinks of something fun?)
  • Taking care of trainings (and they end with a fun activity ….)
  • Do you want to do something fun with your friends or family? Let’s go!

Interested in the vacancy of kitchen employee

Are you interested in working for a young, friendly and enthusiastic company? Then apply for the vacancy of kitchen employee, convince us with a motivation letter and join the team!

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Telephone number: 020-244 1646
Adress: Tom Schreursweg 8, 1067 MC Amsterdam

Type of employment: Part-time
Salary: from €12.50 /hour

  • Dutch (Recommended)
  • English (Preferred)

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