Table of contents

Shipboard positions and employment contacts

Cruise lines employment contacts

Concessions and recruitment agencies employment contacts

Cruise lines profiles

How to write your resume and prepare yourself for an interview with a cruise line or concession

How to negotiate your first contract

How to deal with your finances aboard a cruise ship

Things you should not do aboard a cruise ship

Daily routine aboard a cruise ship

The cheapest ways to phone or e-mail home from the ship or ports around the world

Free sightseeing and transportation, best shopping in various ports around the world

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Deck Department Positions Descriptions And Employment Contacts

Please, find the employment contacts for these positions below the descriptions and also on the Cruise Lines Employment Contacts List and on the Concessionaires and Recruitment Agencies List

 

  • Captain, males only (responsible for the entire operation of the vessel). Captain's licenses and all applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience with minimum five to eight years in subordinate positions on board ships and solid experience in all navigational electronic and computerized equipment required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 5800-9800 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.
  • Staff Captain, males only (second in command, oversees day to day operations and management as directed by the captain). Captain's licenses and all applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience with minimum five to eight years in subordinate positions on board ships and solid experience in all navigational electronic and computerized equipment required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 5000-7800 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line. Possibilities for promotion to Captain.
  • First Officer, males only (designated navigation officer and supervises the bridge operations). All applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience with minimum three to five years in subordinate positions on board ships and solid experience in all navigational electronic and computerized equipment required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 3700-4300 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line. Possibilities for promotion to Staff Captain.
  • Second Officer, males only (designated navigation officer). All applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience with minimum two to three years in subordinate positions on board ships and solid experience in all navigational electronic and computerized equipment required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 2800-3300 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line. Possibilities for promotion to First Officer.
  • Third Officer, males only (designated navigation officer). All applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience with minimum two to three years in subordinate positions on board ships and solid experience in all navigational electronic and computerized equipment required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 2500-3100 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line. Possibilities for promotion to Second Officer.
  • Junior Third Officer, males only (designated navigation officer in training). All applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience with minimum one to two years on board ships and solid experience in all navigational electronic and computerized equipment required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 1900-2200 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line. Possibilities for promotion to Third Officer.
  • Chief Radio Officer, mostly males (responsible for the entire communication center of the ship, skilled electronics and telegraph repairs and operations of satellite hook-ups, faxes, Marisat communications). All applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience with minimum one to two years in subordinate positions on board ships and solid experience in all communication, electronic and satellite equipment required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 2500-3100 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.
  • Radio Officer, mostly males (maintains radio communications between ship and ship, ship and shore, skilled electronics and telegraph repairs and operations of satellite hookups, faxes, Marisat communications as directed by the Chief Radio Officer). All applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience with minimum one to two years in subordinate positions on board ships and solid experience in all communication, electronic and satellite equipment required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 1900-2500 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line. Possibilities for promotion to Chief Radio Officer.
  • Security Officer, males only (handles all shipboard security for the vessel , drugs interdiction). All applicable certifications by a recognized maritime government body required. Extensive experience in security and firearms handling required. Military background preferred. Fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 2200-2600 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.
  • Security Personnel, males only (handles all shipboard security of the vessel as directed by the Security Officer). Extensive experience in security and firearms handling required. Military background preferred. Salary range: 1600-1800 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.
  • Safety Officer, males only (responsible for passenger and crew safety drills, abandon ship procedures, crew safety training, supervision of ships tenders). Extensive experience with minimum one to two years in subordinate positions on board ships required. Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility and fluent English Language skills required. Salary range: 2400-3100 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.
  • Bosun, males only (responsible for supervising general maintenance of assigned stations, assist in tender operations as directed by the Safety Officer). Experience with minimum one to two years on board ships required. Tender Captain's license and good English Language skills required. Salary range: 1600-1800 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.
  • Carpenter, males only (responsible for all carpentry and woodwork on board). Skilled carpenter experienced in related background field required. Entry level position. Basic English Language skills required. Salary range: 1700-1900 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.
  • Seaman, males only (responsible for cleaning, painting, general maintenance of the vessel). Entry level position. Very basic knowledge of English Language required. Salary range: 1400-1700 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.
  • Deck Attendants, males only ( keeping the open decks in order-lounge chairs etc.) - No experience required. Very basic knowledge of English Language required. Salary range: 900-1200 U.S. dollars a month, depending on the cruise line.

 

 

Global concessionaires recruiting Deck Department personnel:

 

Viking Recruitment

Viking Recruitment supplies Holland America Line, Windstar Cruises, Island Cruises, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Aida Cruises, Fred Olsen Cruises, Carnival UK, Cunard Line, Ocean Village Cruises, Princess Cruises, P&O Cruises, Saga Cruises, ResidenSea with personnel for the following positions:

Deck Department
* Captain
* Chief Officer
* 2nd Officer
* 3rd Officer
* Safety Officer
* Bosun
* Deckhand

 
Engineering Department
* Chief Engineer
* 2nd Engineer
* 3rd Engineer
* 4th Engineer
* Day Service Engineer
* Hotel Engineer
* Motorman/ Fitter

 
Technical & Specialist
* Electrical Officer
* Electronic Officer
* Electro Technical Officer
* Communications Officer
* Environmental Officer
* IT Officer
* Lift Technician
* Security Officer
* Refrigeration Engineer
* ROV Operator
* Helicopter Pilot
* Facility Manager

 
Hotel & Restaurant
* Hotel Manager
* Food & Beverage Manager
* Restaurant Manager
* Bar Manager
* Maitre D'
* Waiter
* Sommelier
* Barman
Guest Services
* Cruise Director
* Shore Excursions
* Youth Coordinator
* Shop Assistant
* Hairdresser
* Beauty Therapist
* Fitness Instructor
Front Desk
* Purser
* Guest Relations
* Receptionist
* Controller

 
Galley
* Executive Chef
* Sous Chef
* Chef de Paretie
* Commis Chef
* Baker
Housekeepping
* Executive Housekeeper
* Assistant Housekeeper
* Steward/ess

You can register as a new candidate with Viking Recruitment online: http://www.vikingrecruitment.com

Main Contact
Matthew Jaenicke
Managing Director
E-mail: matthewj@vikingrecruitment.com

Viking Recruitment Ltd.
Aycliffe Business Centre
Archcliffe Road
Dover
Kent, CT17 9EL
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0) 1304 240881
Fax: +44 (0) 1304 240882

V.Ships Group (V.Ships Leisure, V.hospitality Recruitment Services)

V.Ships Leisure Division is the largest supplier of management and outsourcing services to the maritime leisure industry. Approximately 200 shore-based and 7000 crew provide services to more than 150 cruise vessels, ferries and super yachts.
V.Hospitality (see www.vhospitality.net ) is a specialist supplier of staff for passenger shipping clients. Working in close conjunction with V.Ships Leisure this company provides technical, marine and hotel including entertainment staff.

Please, send a resume and a photo to:

 

Recruitment Department
V.SHIPS LEISURE INC.
"L'AIGUE MARINE",
24 Av. de Fontveille,
98013 Monaco Cedex
Tel: ++377.92.05.11.99or12.48//
Fax: ++377.92.05.11.69
E-mails: hotel.crew@Vships.com, Graham.Rogers@vships.com, francoise.reis@Vships.com

 

Visit the V.hospitality Recruitment Services employment website: http://www.vhospitality.net/recruitment_services.html  Click on the "Job Seekers" link on the top-side navigation bar. Then from the Marine Personnel (the third left to right) drop-down menu select the position you are interested in (positions are in alphabetical order, not by departments) and click on the "Apply Now!" button below the drop-down menu. Then register as a new user and complete the application form.

Other V.Ships recruiting centers:

V. SHIPS ITALY
Via R. Ceccardi, 4/6
16121 Genoa, Italy
Tel +39 010 564 018;  +39 010 565 663
Fax: +39 010 564 031
  Via Alcide de Gasperi, 55/39
80133 Napoli, Italy
Tel. +39 081 420 3151
Fax: +39 081 420 3262
 
  V.Ships (UK) Marine Services
Skypark
8 Elliot Place
Glasgow, U.K. Lanarkshire G3 8EP
Tel : +44 141 243 2435
Fax : +44 141 243 2436
 
           
V.Ships (France)
130 Rue Victor Hugo,
92300 Levallois Perret,
France
+33 (01) 41 27 95 20
 
  V.Ships Norway AS,
Drammensveien 145,
PO Box 394, Skoyen,
0212 Oslo, Norway
Tel. +47 22128150
Email: reception@vships.no
 
  V.Ships (Germany) GmbH
Wehlener Weg 12
21256 Handeloh
Hamburg, Germany
 
 
           
V.Ships Croatia
Riva Boduli 1/1, HR-51000, Rijeka, Croatia
Tel. +385 51 214 795
Fax: +385 51 214 942
Email: anamarija.brguljan@vships.com
  V.Ships (Ukraine)
15 Tenistaya Str., Odessa, 65009, Ukraine
+38 0482 375 043
+38 0482 777 6953
Tatyana.bayeva@vships.com
 
  Anapskoe shosse 54 k 6 apt 1
353907 Novorossiysk
 
V.Ships (Poland) Ltd.
Al. Zjednoczenia 1
81-345, Gdynia
Poland
 
  V.Ships (Georgia)
45 Vazha Pshavela Avenue 12th Floor
380077 Tbilisi
Georgia
  V. Ships Florida LLC
Suite 302-S
1101 Brickell Avenue
Miami, Florida, 33131
U.S.A.
Tel: +1 305 3717722
Fax: +1 305 3715144
 
           
V.Ships Canada Inc
759 Victoria Square, 6th Floor
Montreal, Canada, H2Y 2K3
Tel: 001 514 841 6800
Fax: 001 514 841 6828
  V.Ships - Lasa Agencies,
Brasinav Agenciamentos Ltda,
Rua de Gloria 344,
9th Floor, 20241-180,
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brasil
 
  V.People Hong Kong Ltd (Part of V. Ships Group)
21 A-B, Lockhard Centre,
301-307 Lockhart Road,
Wanchai, Hong Kong, China
Tel. (852) 2865-3381
Fax: (852) 3017-3979
Email: benny.lee@vships.com
 
           
V.Ships Marine Services
2595 A. Bonifacio St.,
Bangkal, Makati City
Pilippines
Tel. +63.2.889.2289
  V.Ships Inc.
B1/14 Hauz Khas
New Delhi -16, India
Tel. 011 2373 9103; 011 2373 8625
 
  V-SHIP TRAINING INSTITUTE
407/408 Maker Chambers V, Nariman Point,
Mumbai:- 400 021, India
TEL:- 284 3393
Fax :- 284 3310
Email: bombay@vships.kvmarinet.co.uk
 

International Services

International Services is a recruitment company based in France and hiring for Disney Cruise Line, Cunard, Oceania, Seabourn, Celebrity, Azamara, Crystal, Seadream, Compagnie des iles du Ponant cruises. Jobseekers for Deck, Engine departments positions, please apply and submit your resume online.

International Services
9, rue Dupleix - 56100 Lorient
France
Email: infos@internationalservices.fr
Website: www.internationalservices.fr

Apply online: http://www.internationalservices.fr/index.php?rubrique=cruise&act=apply#h_pg 
Positions description: http://www.internationalservices.fr/index.php?rubrique=cruise&act=jobs#h_pg

Connect - Worldwide Recruiting Agency

Connect Worldwide Recruiting Agency is a Germany based company providing shipboard personnel to various cruise lines worldwide (Royal Caribbean, Aida Cruises, Holland America Line, Cunard Line, Celebrity Cruises, The Yachts of Seabourn, SeaDream Yacht Club, Silversea Cruises, Oceania Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line and others).
Applicants for Deck, Engine departments positions, please complete the online application form or/and send a resume to:
Daniela Fahr
t.i.m.e. Port III
Barkhausen Str. 4
27568 Bremerhaven
Germany
Tel.: +49 471 92 68 97 30
Fax: +49 471 92 68 97 10
Email: dfahr@connectjobs.de
Websites: www.connectjobs.de ; www.connectjobs.com 
List of vacancies: www.connectjobs.com (click on the "Jobs" button on the top navigation menu and select a department, then click on "Cruise Lines").
Online application form: http://www.connectjobs.com/index.php?lang=_en&art=app 

Nuwave Personnel, Ltd.

Nuwave Personnel Ltd is an UK based recruiting company providing shipboard personnel for cruise ships, luxury yachts, cargo ships and oil rigs. Applicants for positions aboard cruise vessels for Deck, Engine departments, please send a resume and register/apply online

NuWave Personnel Ltd
Cams Hall, Cams Hill
Fareham
Hampshire
England
PO16 8AB
Phone: + 44 (0) 1329 227468
Fax: + 44 (0) 1329 224769
Email: info@nuwavepersonnel.com
Website: www.nuwavepersonnel.com

If you have a prepared CV please attach it to the application form and also attach copies of all relevant Certificates and your Medical. Once registered in the database your details will be updated every time you apply for a position. Unless you have updated certificates, revalidated certificates or your medical you will not need to send them again.
Register online: http://www.nuwavepersonnel.com/register.html?return_url=%2Ffor-candidates%2Fgeneral-information.html
Apply online: http://www.nuwavepersonnel.com/for-candidates/application-form.html

Seamariner Ltd.

Seamariner Ltd. is an UK based marine personnel recruiter for passenger and cargo ships. The company is recruiting for the following positions:

Deck & Engine Officers
ETO's, Electricians and Radio Officers.
Deck and Engineroom ratings (Bosuns, Carpenters, HRM, Mechanics, Fitters).
Pursers, Hotel Managers
Hotel Services Personnel
Cooks, Stewards
Security Officers and Security Guards
Medics
Safety Officers


Applicants, please forward CV, copies of all Certifications, Medicals, Photo page of Discharge book to:

Seamariner Limited
Marine Recruitment Specialist
114-118 Hampton Lane
Blackfield
Southampton
Hampshire, United Kingdom
SO45 1WE
Tel. 023 8089 0432
Fax: 023 8089 0449
Email: recruitment@seamariner.ltd.uk

Current vacancies list: http://www.seamariner.com/www.seamariner.coms/frames.php

Seamariner Ltd. recruiting staff contacts:

Lynne Burch
Managing Director
Email: recruitment@seamariner.ltd.uk
 
Mike Day
Recruitment Consultant
(Engine Officers & Ratings)
Email: mike@seamariner.ltd.uk
Greg Livermore
Recruitment Consultant
(Deck Officers & Shore Based)
greg@seamariner.ltd.uk
 
       
Ben Saddler
Trainee Recruitment Consultant
(Deck Ratings & Catering)
Email: ben.saddler@seamariner.ltd.uk
Yvonne Midgley
Admin Team Leader
Email: yvonne@seamariner.ltd.uk
Jackie Lindsay
Admin
Email: jackie@seamariner.ltd.uk
 

 

Blue Sea Manning Ltd.

Blue Sea Manning Ltd. is a London (UK) based recruiter for Deck, Engine, Technical departments officers and crew for cruise ships and luxury yachts. Jobseekers, please complete the online application form and attach your CV or/and email/mail your CV to the address below. Please make sure you are using the Standard BSM CV form (MS Word format). You can find it Here (included in this CD-ROM) or download it from Here

Blue Sea Manning Ltd.
145-157 St John Street
London EC1V 4PY
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)207 193 55 29
Fax: +44 (0)207 788 29 74
Email: info@blueseamanning.com
Skype: blueseamanning
Website: www.blueseamanning.com
Apply online: http://www.blueseamanning.com/UserInfo.php 

International Shipping Partners, Ltd

International Shipping Partners, Ltd is a ship management company, providing several passenger vessels with Deck/Engine Officers and Deck/Engine Crew.

Deck Officers
* Master
* Staff Captain
* Safety Officer
* First Officer
* Second Officer
* Third Officer
* Electronics Communication Officer
Deck Crew
* Bosun
* Maintenance Specialist
* Apprentice Deck Officer/Inventory Controller
* Carpenter
* Assistant Bosun
* Fireguard
* QuarterMaster
* Assistant Carpenter
* A.B. Seaman
* Fire Patrol
* Security Guard
* O.S. Seaman
Deck - Other
* Upholsterer
* Painter
* Joiner
* Tiler
 
       
Engine Officers
* Chief Engineer
* Staff Chief Engineer
* Deck Engineer‚ First Engineer
* First Engineer‚ Diesel
* Second Engineer‚ Diesel
* Third Engineer‚ Diesel
* Deck Engineer, Jr.
* Chief Electrician
* First Electrician
* Air Conditioning Engineer
Engine Crew
* Engine Foreman
* First Deck Mechanic
* Electrician
* Machinist
* Fitter
* Deck Mechanic
* Engine Mechanic
* Junior Engineer
* Pipe Fitter
* Welder
* Plumber
* Chief Fireman
* Assistant Electrician
* Assistant Plumber
* Air Conditioning Man
* Assistant Deck Mechanic
* Assistant Engine Mechanic
* Engine Storekeeper
* Motorman
* Oiler
* Wiper
   


Qualified applicants may send resumés and credentials via mail to:

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING PARTNERS, INC.
Attn: Human Resources Manager
4770 Biscayne Boulevard
Penthouse A
Miami, FL 33137, U.S.A.

Resumés may also be emailed to resume@isp-usa.com
or faxed to +1 305 573 5177

Website: www.isp-usa.com
Positions list, requirements and contact: www.isp-usa.com/employment.html
Fleet information: http://www.isp-usa.com/fleet/index.html
 

Trade Winds

www.TradeWinds.no is a Norway based maritime job portal for Deck, Engine, Technical departments officers and crew for cruise ships, cargo ships and ferries. Website: www.tradewinds.no

Cruise ship vacancies (please select "Cruise" from the "Choose Ship type" drop-down menu and click on the "Search" button): http://www.tradewinds.no/jobs_tw/seagoing 

Maritime Security Jobs

Maritime Security Jobs is a web job portal for Maritime Security Positions vacancies. Please, browse the current openings - http://www.maritimesecurityjobs.com
Cruise ships security jobs - http://www.maritimesecurityjobs.com/category/cruise-ship-security-jobs/ 

McRoberts Maritime Security

McRoberts Maritime Security is a Miami based company, providing shipboard security personnel to various cruise lines, such as Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises, Carnival Cruise Lines, Princess Cruises, P&O Cruises, Cunard Line, Holland America Line, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, MSC Cruises, The Yachts of Seabourn, Oceania Cruises, Fred Olsen Cruise Lines, Azamara Cruises, Silversea Cruises, Hapag Lloyd Cruises and V.Ships.
Interested applicants, please complete the MMS application form print it and send it to the address below.

To find the MMS employment application Click Here (included in this CD-ROM - .pdf file) or download it from the Internet: http://www.mcrobertsmaritime.com/images/MMSapp-form.pdf 

McRoberts Maritime Security
1007 North American Way
Suite 315, Miami, Florida, 33132
U.S.A.
Tel. +1 (305) 373 0605
Fax: +1 (305) 373 0403
Toll free: 1 877 717 1876
Website: www.mcrobertsmaritime.com
Contact web page: http://www.mcrobertsmaritime.com/contact-us.php 

Page Marine Crew

Page Marine Crew is a Vancouver (Canada) based agency recruiting shipboard personnel for Cunard Line, Princess Cruises, P&O Cruises, Holland America Line, Ocean Village, V.Ships and others. Page Marine Crew is recruiting applicants for the following positions:

Deck Officers and Engineers, please review positions descriptions and requirements: http://www.pmcmarine.com/officers.php

You can apply for these cruise ship positions by either:

1. Completing the Online Application Form - http://www.pmcmarine.com/application.php
2. Downloading the General Application Form (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader) and faxing or mailing it to the address below:

You can find the Page Marine Crew General Application Form Here (included in this CD-ROM) or download it from Here

Important Notes:

* General Applicants complete pages 1-2 of the PDF form (Sections A-G) only.
* Deck Officers and Engineers complete all sections.
* Please keep resumes to three pages or less and do not send certificates at this time.
* Applications received by fax may be processed sooner than those submitted electronically.

Page Marine Crew
Suite #720-999 West Broadway,
Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 1K5
Canada
Tel: (604) 689-5713
Fax: (604) 689-2662
Email: pmmarine@telus.net
Website: http://www.pmcmarine.com
 

Just Cruis'n Recruitment Inc.

Just Cruis'n Recruitment Inc. is a Canada based recruiter for Azamara, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity, NCL cruises, Starboard Cruise Services (Gift Shop positions) and Park West Gallery (Art Auctioneer positions). To apply for the below listed shipboard positions, please submit a resume (in MS Word format) to resumes@cruiseshipemployment.ca Please, note that minimum age requirement is 21 years.
To review various jobs descriptions and requirements, please visit (click on positions of interest): http://www.cruiseshipemployment.ca/job_descriptions.html

Register online: http://www.cruiseshipemployment.ca/recruiter/users/resume_register.php

Office Phone: 1-514-671-0776
E-Mail: resumes@cruiseshipemployment.ca
Website: www.cruiseshipemployment.ca
 

F&B Department
Assistant Waiter
Bar Manager Butler
Executive Chef
Executive Sous Chef
F & B Manager
Inventory Manager
Windjammer Manager
Working Chef
 

Cruise Staff Department
Cruise Staff
Disc Jockey
Excursion Manager
Librarian Sports Staff
Youth Staff
Videographer
Golf Professional
Online Technician
Interactive Television Operator
Sound Technician
Secondary Lounge Technician
Stage Staff
Lighting Technician
 

Purser/Guest Relations Dept.
Concierge
Desktop Publisher
Guest Service Host
Hotel Administrative Assistant
International Ambassador
Purser

Casino Dept.
Casino Cashier
Casino Dealer
Slot Technician

Production/Entertainment Dept.
Musicians
Rigger
Stage Staff/AV Tech
Sound/Light Technician

Human Resources Dept.
Human Resources Manager
Training & Development Manager

 

Housekeeping Dept.
Chief Housekeeper

Aquatics Dept.
Dive Instructor

Retail Dept.
Sales Assistant


 

Marine Dept.
Chief Officer
Chief Officer Safety
Deputy Security Officer
Environmental Officer
Marine Administrative Specialist
Master
Navigation Officers - First or Second
Security Officer
Staff Captain


 
Engineers Dept.
Chief Engineer
Chief Engineer Junior
First Engineer
Second Engineer
Second Engineer - Power Plant


Electro Dept.
Chief Electrician
Electrician
Electronic Engineer
First Electrician
HVAC Dept.
Chief Refrigeration Engineer
Refrigeration Engineer

Gourmet Recruitment International (GRI)

Gourmet Recruitment International (GRI) is a specialist hospitality recruitment agency based in South Africa with agency resources in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. The company is recruiting for the ultra-luxury ships of Crystal Cruises, The Yachts Of Seabourn, Silversea Cruises and SeaDream Yacht Club.

To apply for any of the below listed positions, please email a professional up-to-date CV, copy of your passport, minimum of two written references and a recent photo, along with any certificates that you may have that are related to the hospitality industry.

Hospitality Division

Food & Beverage Managers
Assistant F&B Manager
Hotel Managers
Sommeliers
Fine Dining Waiters
Bar Staff
Chef de Partie
Sous Chef
Pastry Chef
Executive Sous Chef
Cabin Crew
Housekeepers
Pursers
Receptionists
Administration
Spa Division

Beauty Therapists
Hairdressers
Spa Management

Marine and Technical Division

Asst. Chief Engineer
First Engineer
Second Engineer
Electrical Engineer
Electronics Engineer
Refrigeration Engineer
First Officer

Email: info@grisa.co.za
Website: www.grisa.co.za
For general enquiries phone 082 338 2676
Mailing Address:
Gourmet Recruitment International
P.O. Box 1046
Hilton, Pietermaritzburg
3245, South Africa

Please contact one of the GRI Recruitment Consultants for more information:
 

Samantha Hurley
Recruitment Manager
samantha@grisa.co.za
Skype address: Samgri1
Fax: 086 620 1403
 
Niki Diamond
Recruitment Consultant
niki@grisa.co.za
Skype address: niki.diamond/pietermaritzburg
Fax: 086 692 7847
 
Michelle Haigh
Administrator
michelle@grisa.co.za
Fax: 087 807 4595

 


 

Blue Ocean Argentina

Blue Ocean Argentina (www.blueoceanargentina.com) is a company based in Argentina, recruiting Deck&Engine Officers, Medical Staff and Hotel Staff for Norwegian Cruise Line and Regent Seven Seas Cruises. Interest candidates to work for either company please email your updated CV in English language along with a recent photograph to: CV@BlueOceanArgentina.com

Requirements for applicants: http://blueoceanargentina.com/employmentprocess/requirements.html 
Norwegian Cruise Line applicants additional requirements and forms:
http://www.blueoceanargentina.com/employmentprocess/norwegiancruiseline.html  

Upload your CV and complete the BOA form online: http://blueoceanargentina.com/employmentprocess.html

 

Gangway 2C

Gangway 2C is an international recruiting agency based in Andorra for variety of cruise ships - from small yachts to mega-liners. Applicants for the below listed shipboard positions, please complete the Gangway 2C Online Application Form: www.gangway2c.com/gang2application.cfm 

Deck & Engine Officers
Captains
Staff Captains
Chief Officers
Safety Officers

Chief Engineers
Staff Engineers
1st / 2nd Engineers
Chief Electricians
Hospitality Positions
Hotel Managers
Chief Pursers
Restraurant Managers
Bar Managers
Chief Housekeepers
Executive Chefs
Sous Chefs
Pastry Chefs
Chefs de Partie
Chefs de Rang
Pursers

Gangway 2C
PO Box 28
Ordino,
Andorra
Tel:+34 938 947 229
Fax:+34 938 944 410
Website: http://www.gangway2c.com

 

Hiren International

Hiren International
Parwathi Building, 7,
Pitha Street
Opp. Prospect Chambers Annexe,
Fort, Mumbai, India
400001
Email: info@hireninternational.com 
Website: http://www.hireninternational.com/
PHONE: 91 22 22040770 ; 91 22 22040788

Magsaysay Maritime Corporation

Magsaysay Maritime Corporation
Mr. Marlon R. Rono
Ms. Tracy de Leon (Hotel)
Ms. Princess Mañaol (Marine)
Ms. Marianie De Villa (Club)
Magsaysay Bldg.,
520 T.M. Kalaw St.,
Ermita, Manila (1050)
P. O. Box 1020 Manila,
Philippines
Tel : (632) 5268888 loc 9635
Email: starcruise@magsaysay.com.ph

Website (cruise ship division):
www.magsaysaycareers.com/mco/JobOpeningPerSubIndustry2.aspx?jobgrpid=HSC&grpname=Cruise&cname=CruiseBubbles

 

 

Deck Department cruise lines recruitment contacts:



Blount Small Ships Adventures - former American Canadian Caribbean Line (ACCL)

Candidates for BSSA positions must be at least 18 years of age.  All shipboard employees aboard  BSSA ships must be U.S. Citizens or U.S. Permanent Residents.
Captain, First Mate, Engineer, Deckhand
To review descriptions and requirements for the above positions, please visit:  http://blountsmallshipadventures.com/contact-us/employment 
To apply for a position, please send resume to: personnel@blountsmallshipadventures.com  or call 1 401 337 9043 

Compagnie Des Iles Du Ponant

French speaking applicants, please send a resume to the address below or by email:
UMS – BP98, Mata-Utu
Centre Commercial Brial
98600 - Uvea
Ile de Wallis
Pacifique Sud
Email: ums2.wallis@mail.wf

 

Cruise West has recently been purchased and subdivided into two sister brands:

American Safari Cruises and Innersea Discoveries

Employment websites: http://www.americansafaricruises.com/employment/ , http://innerseadiscoveries.com/employment/

At the moment the company vessels are undergoing an extensive refit in Seattle, Washington and the company is hiring personnel for all positions for the 2011 season.
To be considered for employment, please send a CV and a letter of interest to danibarney@americansafaricruises.com

Celebrity Cruises/Azamara Cruises

 Human Resources
Celebrity Cruises
1080 Caribbean Way
Miami, FL, U.S.A.
Employment websites: http://www.celebritycareersatsea.com/ ;
http://www.azamaracareersatsea.com 

Apply online to Celebrity Cruises: http://www.celebritycareersatsea.com/pages/marine_operations
In case there are not any vacancies for the position desired, please contact the nearest to you Celebrity Cruises hiring partner:
http://www.celebritycareersatsea.com/pages/about_hiring_partners

Apply online to Azamara Cruises: http://www.azamaracareersatsea.com/pages/marine_operations
In case there are not any vacancies for the position desired, please contact the nearest to you Azamara Cruises hiring partner:
http://www.azamaracareersatsea.com/pages/about_hiring_partners    

Costa Cruises

200 South Park Road, Suite 200
Hollywood, FL 33021, U.S.A.
Email:
jobs@us.costa.it
Website:
www.costacruises.com
Job Hotline: (954) 266-5645
Fax Jobline: (954) 266-5880

Crystal Cruises

Deck Department, Engine Department and Other Related Service Positions are handled by International Cruise Management Agency (ICMA). Please, send a CV to:
INTERNATIONAL CRUISE MANAGEMENT AGENCY (ICMA)
Attn: Shipboard Employment
P.O. Box 95
Sentrum, 0101
Oslo, Norway
Email: employment@icma.no
Website: http://www.icma.no

Apply online: Deck Department http://icma.no/application.asp?apptype=deck ; Engine Department http://icma.no/application.asp?apptype=engine

 

Cunard Line

Deck Department Officers - send a hard copy or email cover letter and resume to:
Gemma McGauley
Carnival UK,
Carnival House,
100 Harbour Parade,
Southampton, SO15 1ST,
United Kingdom
Tel: 02380 655388
Email: fleet.recruitment@carnivalukgroup.com

or/and

Upload your CV online for P&O Cruises, Carnival UK, Carnival Australia, Cunard Line Deck Officer positions: http://www.oceanopportunities.com/marine_and_technical/deck_vacancies/ 

Employment website main page: http://www.oceanopportunities.com/

Disney Cruise Line

PO Box 10165
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32880
-0165, U.S.A.
Employment Website:
http://www.dcljobs.com/ 
E-mail: dcl.jobs@disney.com, Cerissa.L.Gaulden@disney.com
Job Hotline: (+1) 407/566-SHIP
 

For Deck, Engine departments positions, please find the nearest to you Disney Cruise Line hiring agent by visiting this website and clicking on your geographical region on the map to find the hiring agents in your country: http://dcljobs.com/recruiting-source.aspx

Fred Olsen Cruise Lines

HR Department,
Fred. Olsen,
Crown House, Crown Street,

Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 3HS, UK
Tel:  01473 292387
Email: steve.meadows@fredolsen.co.uk   

European Deck, Engine personnel - please, apply online: http://www.fredolsen.co.uk/work_for_us_frame.htm -
click on "Ship Based Vacancies", then on European Deck, Engine, Hotel and Entertainment Crew, then click on the "Apply for General Onboard Vacancies" button and then select the department you wish to apply for and press "Continue".

Holland America Line

300 Elliot Avenue West, Seattle, WA 98119, U.S.A.
206/286-3499, 1-800-426-0327; fax 206/281-7110, 1-800-628-4855
website:  www.hollandamerica.com

Email: resume@hollandamerica.com

Deck and Engine Officers - persons desiring employment in the Deck and Engine Departments on board the ships should visit http://www.holland-america.nl  or www.vikingrecruitment.com for more information.
Apply online: http://www.holland-america.nl/vacatures/vacancies.asp You can also fill in the HAL open application form (this way you could apply also for positions, which are not vacant at the moment:
https://ssl.holland-america.nl/vacatureformulier/applicationform1.asp?show=0

You can also fill in the HAL online internship request: https://ssl.holland-america.nl/stagiairs/applicationform.asp?show=0

Please, keep in mind that as a tradition Holland America Line senior officers are Dutch and British nationals.

Lindblad Expeditions/National Geographic

Correspondence:
Lindblad Expeditions
Attn: EMPLOYMENT DEPARTMENT
1415 Western Avenue, Suite 700
Seattle, WA 98101
Fax: 206-382-9594
E-mail:
crewus@expeditions.com

Positions aboard "Sea Bird"/"Sea Lion" U.S. citizens/residnets only:

Deck Department - Captain, Chief Mate, Second Mate, Third Mate, Boatswain, Deckhand.
Engine Department - Chief Engineer, Assistant Engineer.

Please, read positions descriptions, duties, requirements and apply online: https://apply.coolworks.com/lindblad/job-list.asp

International applicants - non U.S. citizens/residents, please apply online: https://apply.coolworks.com/lindblad/job-details.asp?JobID=3018

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL)

Norwegian Cruise Line
Attn: Linda Vazquez - Ship Personnel
7665 Corporate Center Dr.
Miami, FL. USA 33126
Fax:
(305) 436-4138

Please, complete the NCL employment application, attach it along with a current resume in email with positions of interest in the subject line and send to: shipboardresumes@ncl.com

To find the NCL employment application form included in this CD-ROM guide Click Here

NCL America

NCL America is the only cruise line operating U.S. flagged large ocean-going cruise ship. Staff and crew consist of U.S. citizens and permanent residents only.
Please, find below positions descriptions, duties and requirements sorted by departments:
http://164.109.173.40/employment/nclAmerica/job_list.htm

Please attach your resume in an email along with a cover letter and salary requirements to: shipboardemployment@ncl.com

Accepted file format/types:

  • Microsoft Word .DOC

  • Adobe Acrobat .PDF

  • Plain Text .TXT

Please DO NOT email zipped .ZIP files.


Post your resume from http://www.careerbuilder.com/CSH/UploadResume.aspx?privjobs=true&csh=CSH_NCLAmerica&pubjobs=true&int=false

Oceania Cruises

OCEANIA CRUISES, INC.
8120 NW 53rd St
Miami, Fla. 33166, U.S.A.
(305) 514-2300
(800) 531-5658
E-mail: employment@oceaniacruises.com
Website: www.oceaniacruises.com

You can apply online directly on the Oceania Cruises employment web page for all onboard employment opportunities including Deck and Engine departments positions.
Once you open the page, click on the "Ship Positions" button (positioned approximately center-page), then click on the position of interest and then on the "Apply for this Position" button: http://www.oceaniacruises.com/corporate/employment.aspx

Orion Expedition Cruises

Company HQ address:
Orion Expedition Cruises Pty Limited
A.B.N. 88 456 259 434
Level 2, 26 Ridge Street
North Sydney N.S.W. 2060
Australia
Phone: +61 2 9033 8700
Fax: +61 2 9033 8799
Website: http://www.orionexpeditions.com 
For shipboard employment, email a resume to: jobs@orionexpeditions.com

Paul Gauguin Cruises

V.Ships Leisure, Inc. is the HR partner for the manning of the m/s Paul Gauguin. Please email a resume to: paulgauguin.recruitment@vships.com

or send to:

V.Ships Leisure Inc.
Att: Mr. Fanciulli Luca
Recruitment Dpt - Paul Gauguin
Immeuble "Aigue Marine"
24 Avenue de Fontvieille
98013 Monaco Cedex

 

P&O Cruises (UK)/Ocean Village Cruises

Deck Department Officers - send a hard copy or email cover letter and resume to:
Gemma McGauley
Carnival UK,
Carnival House,
100 Harbour Parade,
Southampton, SO15 1ST,
United Kingdom
Tel: 02380 655388
Email: fleet.recruitment@carnivalukgroup.com

or/and

Upload your CV online for P&O Cruises, Carnival UK, Carnival Australia, Cunard Line Deck Officer positions: http://www.oceanopportunities.com/marine_and_technical/deck_vacancies/ 

Employment website main page: http://www.oceanopportunities.com/

Princess Cruises

Deck and Engine/Technical departments are not recruited through the California office but through agencies located in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Italy, Eastern Europe, the Philippines, Indonesia, Portugal, Thailand, Mexico and South Africa. Qualified applicants should submit their resumes to the Santa Clarita office. Resumes will be forwarded to the appropriate location. Please forward a resume to: careersatsea@princesscruises.com

 

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Deck, Engine Departments positions, please apply online:
http://www.rssc.com/employment/ship.aspx

 

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line (RCCL)/Royal Caribbean International (RCI)

Shipboard Human Resources
Royal Caribbean International
1050 Caribbean Way,
Miami, FL 33132, U.S.A.
Tel. 305/539-3987, 1-800-659-7225;
fax 305/371-7354
Employment website: http://www.royalcareersatsea.com/

Apply to Royal Caribbean Cruise Line directly on their web page:

http://www.royalcareersatsea.com/search_jobs.php?s=marine&x=20&y=8 

In case they change the link for Deck department jobs, browse their employment
website and find the Deck department link:
http://www.royalcareersatsea.com/

 

Seabourn Cruises (The Yachts of Seabourn)

Review shipboard positions description, requirements and submit your resume directly on Seabourn website (please click on the "Shipboard - Marine/Technical" link: http://www.seabourn.com/Career/ 

Silversea Cruises

Visit the Silversea Cruises employment web page: http://silverseajobs.com/ 
Click on each shipboard position to review description and requirements. Once you are on the desired position page, click on the "Apply On-line" button on the top of the page menu and register as a new user.

 

Star Clippers, Inc.

Head Office address:

Star Clippers,
Clipper Palace,
4, rue de la Turbie,
98000 Monaco
Ph: (377) 97-97-84-00
Fax: (377) 97-97-84-01
Websites: http://www.starclippers-ltd.mc ; http://www.starclippers.com

For employment inquiries, pleas email a resume to: v.briet@starclippers-ltd.mc (MS Word format as attachment or just paste it in the body of the email).

 

The World Of ResidenSea

Please, email a resume to: jobs@residensea.net

Employment website: http://www.aboardtheworld.com/contact/careers/onboard/ 

Windstar Cruises

Since the purchase of Windstar Cruises form Holland America Line, Ambassadors International Cruise Group has selected Vhospitality Recruitment Services to manage crew and staff aboard Windstar Cruises vessels.

Visit the Vhospitality Recruitment Services employment website: http://www.vhospitality.net/recruitment_services.html  Click on the "Job Seekers" link on the top-side navigation bar. Then from the Marine Personnel (the third left to right) drop-down menu select the position you are interested in (positions are in alphabetical order, not by departments) and click on the "Apply Now!" button below the drop-down menu. Then register as a new user and complete the application form.





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