Cruise Ship Jobs

For an exciting an unconventional job, consider hitting the open seas. Countless cruise ships hire for their busy seasons, and those with skills in everything from cleaning to cooking might find an excellent way to make a respectable salary. For those who aren't as experienced in the workforce, waiting to amass a bit more material for a resume might be a good idea, since those hiring for cruise ship jobs are often more selective. On the technical end of things, those with experience operating all sorts of boats might find that is a better pathway to working on a cruise ship. Generally speaking, though, the smaller outfits are highly selective and prefer employees who speak multiple languages and have more experience.

For big-name cruise ships that see thousands of passengers, though, there are countless entry-level opportunities, as well as the chance to excel within the company. Since cruise ships are essentially little towns, everything from dance instructors to housekeepers are needed. In addition to the salary paid, which might be a lump sum or hourly depending on the company, there is also room and board. Working abroad a cruise ship is often a highly appealing vocation for anyone who might want to travel and see the world, but who hasn't quite saved up enough money to accomplish it solo yet. Most of the time, applicants will need to provide proof of vaccinations and good health before boarding the ship, since a more closed community needs to ensure that all of its staff members are healthy and capable of working.

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Cruise Planner
•Two complimentary “Fun Ship" cruises a year (based on available space and seniority) as well as discounted rates to fri ... Carnival Cruise Lines is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V/SO Type: Full-time.>
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Carnival Cruise Lines Hollywood, FL August 2, 2014

Waiters & Waitresses - Work For America's #1 Small Cruise Line
a semester off. We provide training and no previous cruise ship experience is necessary. Our vessels are small and ... and snacks, stocking and cleaning · Cleaning interior areas of ship · Various additional duties · Customer...>
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American Cruise Lines Boston, MA August 15, 2014

Seeking party band guitar/vocalist for cruise ship
Seeking party band guitar/vocalist for cruise ship Seeking party band Guitar/Vocals for cruise ship in Hawaii, starting June 16 for 4 months.Must be knowledgeable of: 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s rock n roll, jazz, dance, and ballroom styles. Some...>
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Suman Entertainment Group Honolulu, HI August 17, 2014

Cruise Specialist - Account Executive
Representative – Inside Sales Sell cruises for American Cruise Lines and have the potential to make substantial ... long lasting relationships with our customers!! American Cruise Lines operates luxury cruise ships along the inland...>
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American Cruise Lines Guilford, CT August 13, 2014

Galley Steward (Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd)
galleys, dish/pot washers and related venues onboard the ship and ensuring proper waste handling. All tasks must be ... Previous stewarding experience in a hotel, resort of cruise ship is helpful to join this team. Ability to follow...>
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Royal Caribbean International Fort Lauderdale, FL August 15, 2014

Cruise Director
to begin a career in the cruise ship industry. American Cruise Lines offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive ... Cruise Lines provides our guest with the best small ship cruising vacation available. Cruise Directors will...>
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American Cruise Lines Orlando, FL August 10, 2014

Galley Steward (Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd)
galleys, dish/pot washers and related venues onboard the ship and ensuring proper waste handling. All tasks must be ... Previous stewarding experience in a hotel, resort of cruise ship is helpful to join this team. Ability to follow...>
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Royal Caribbean Cruises Hollywood, FL August 14, 2014

Deckhands - Work For America's #1 Small Cruise Line
CITIZEN OR HAVE US WORK AUTHORIZATION*** Deckhands American Cruise Lines operates small luxury overnight cruise ships on ... in most ship operations. Daily duties include steering the ship, docking and anchoring maneuvers, line handling,...>
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American Cruise Lines Portland, OR August 9, 2014

Cook (Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd)
with the Pantry Chef for food preparation for the whole ship. Assignments can be changed from time to time for ... experience of at least 2 years in a hotel, resort or cruise ship food preparation area is required. Knowledge of...>
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Royal Caribbean International Hialeah, FL August 15, 2014

Assistant Cook - Norwegian Cruise Line
Cruise Line Live and work on the seas with Norwegian Cruise Line-Pride of America. We would like to invite you to ... currently searching for Assistant Cooks based onboard our ship on the seas of Hawai'i. POSITION SUMMARY The Assistant...>
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Norwegian Cruise Line Fort Lauderdale, FL August 19, 2014