Project Description

Work conditions

  • Contract length – 6 months / 2 months off
  • Free accommodation (shared cabin) and free meals on board the cruise ship
  • Medical insurance during the work contract
  • Valuable experience and great career opportunities
  • Great possibility to see the world
  • Tipping position
  • Be ready for hard work 7 days a week yet with opportunity to see interesting places and meet new people!


$1,200 + monthly
  • Note that this is general conditions and requirements for a particular position. Salary and work conditions may differ, depending on a cruise company.

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Provides personalized service always with a smile (remembers guests names and preferences)
  • Offer and refill water, bread, butter, beverage and any other item needed
  • Collect the food from the galley to the respective section and carry back the dirty trays as per USPH and breakage prevention standards
  • Maintains clean and orderly tables, setup and organize and clean the station
  • Offer condiments and fresh pepper as per service standard
  • Must be fully knowledgeable about the menu explanation, service procedure and standard
  • Must be able to describe and serve the food selection from the buffet
  • Performs Room Service duties when requested by supervisors
  • During embarkation and debarkation assist the luggage handling duties if required
  • Handles all ship’ equipment with utmost care and reports any faulty/broken equipment
  • General cleaning and maintenance according to U.S.P.H. standards
  • Assists management with coaching and introduction of new personnel
  • Will be put under a training program to develop his/her skills in view for a future promotion
  • To project a favorable image of the company, to promote its aims and objectives and foster and enhance public recognition and acceptance of all its areas and endeavor
  • Aware of all events and activities on the ship at all times
  • To achieve the primary objectives of the position and comply with the above mentioned accountabilities in a timely and efficient manner in accordance with company policies
  • USPH: Guaranteeing safety, hygiene and sanitation practices are present at all times, maintaining cleanliness of all areas up to USPH and companies standards, policies and procedures

Last updated: 19 December, 2016