NIght porter

Interested in working at Karel V?

Do you enjoy working independently and are guest-oriented and
stress resistant? Then this position is really is for you. It is also important that
You have an eye for detail and can quickly switch between very different
activities. You think in solutions and not in problems. As
night watchman, you are naturally a night person and do not find working in the (late)
evening and the night.

Do you see yourself working in a monumental, five-star hotel in the historic center of Utrecht? Then read on quickly!

About the position


You receive our guests with a warm welcome. You guide the guests where necessary and provide them with any hotel or city information. In addition, together with your colleague “the Night Auditor”, you are responsible for the security of the hotel. You will walk inspection rounds and make sure all doors, rooms and gates are closed.

Since we are a 5 star hotel there is a chance that a guest will order room service, you prepare it and then bring it to the hotel room. Of course we will provide proper instruction and the appropriate familiarisation period.

This position is for Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.


You are enthusiastic, hospitable and good-humored.

You are always ready to take action and make sure our guests are safe.

You don’t shy away from the unexpected. Since working hours are between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m., it is important that you are a real night person.

Your life only begins when it gets dark.

You are collegial and can work independently.

In addition, you have a great sense of responsibility.


We offer a suitable salary for part-time or full-time employment and also the opportunity to work in a beautiful, monumental hotel.

You also get the chance to experience for yourself what it is like to stay overnight within Grand Hotel Karel V and in addition you can take advantage of special overnight rates for yourself, family and friends (upon request and availability).

Within Karel V we work in a collegial environment with room for personal development and we offer a challenging position at a company where own initiative is appreciated. You will also receive a discount on your health insurance with Menzis, CZ or Zilveren Kruis if you come to work with us.


Grand Hotel Karel V is a five-star hotel in the center of Utrecht about 10 minutes from Central Station. A stand-alone hotel with 121 hotel rooms, 13 event rooms, Brasserie Goeie Louisa, Restaurant Karel 5 and a wellness and fitness center. We stand for open communication, a pleasant working atmosphere, a promising product in a beautiful historic building and good accessibility.

Our employees are the basis of our success. Behind and in front of the scenes. Focused on service and always focused on quality! With shared values of commitment, respect and initiative, there is a unique atmosphere to work and develop yourself. We strive every day to exceed the expectations of our guests.


Do you recognize yourself in the above profile? Then send your CV and cover letter to Betty Piepot, Head of Human Resources ( Of course she is also available to answer your questions.

Apply by uploading your CV and motivation letter.