The Cruise Ship Employment Databank©
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        Welcome to The Cruise Ship Employment Databank©, the leading Web-based recruiting agency  that develops and  provides cruise line companies and concessions with innovative hiring  products and services and cruise ship employment applicants finding jobs aborad cruise ships.

        Managed by dedicated professionals with previous cruise ship employment experience, The Cruise Ship Employment Databank© is the best source for personnel departments of cruise lines and concessions finding qualified cruise ship personnel that suits their company's specific requirements.

      Cruise Ship Employment Candidates - travel the world aboard a luxury cruise liner, get a free food and accommodation, meet people from all over the world and even get paid for it! Escape cold winter months and spend them in the Caribbean instead! Do not waste your time, fill in our Online Cruise Ship Employment ApplicationClick Here to Register Now !

    Cruise lines hire staff all year round. They are looking for highly motivated, energetic, outgoing, friendly and professional employees with a positive attitude and strong commitment to customer service excellence. Contracts duration vary between 3 and 9 months and in most cases you have the option to extend the contract. It is quite likely that a job that you have worked in the past will give you enough experience to perform various cruise line jobs. Almost every hospitality related job or job that you worked with customers or clients should give you enough experience and a serious chance to get hired for a number of cruise line job positions. Compared to other industries, cruise lines have a much higher employees turnover rate. Most people do not consider cruise line jobs as life-long careers, some crew members get promoted, change ships or cruise lines, go on vacation, return to school, or just settle down back on land. For that and many other reasons cruise lines are ALWAYS HIRING and looking for new personnel. There is a cruise line job for just about everyone. Cruise lines hire applicants from almost every country in the world. Many entry-level positions are also available. Regardless of your nationality or previous employment experience there is a job for you aboard the hundreds of cruise ships operating worldwide.

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       The Cruise Ship Employment Databank© provides a highly resourceful and dynamic exchange between cruise ship employment seekers and cruise lines employers and concessionaires.

       For cruise job seekers, The Cruise Ship Employment Databank© is a one-stop career resource center that offers advanced privacy features and  tremendous worldwide exposure.

       For cruise lines employers and recruiters, The Cruise Ship Employment Databank© provides a more efficient way to recruit by cutting time and costs associated with traditional recruiting. Member cruise ship companies enjoy access to thousands of resumes, as well as progressive Web-based recruiting functionalities. Through our state of the art online system our clients have immediate access to thousands of qualified cruise ship employment applicants around the world. In a very short time, you can find the right personnel who meet your cruise companies requirements in / or from specific geographical locations As a registered partner you will be able to search The Cruise Ship Employment  Databank, which contains employment profiles and résumés of a large number of qualified ship employment seekers.

      For independent cruise ship employment agents The Cruise Ship Employment Databank© provides the opportunity to act as a middle party between cruise ship job seekers and cruise lines perosnnel managers and concessions. Registered agents will be able to place and update at any time their cruise job seekers applications and resumes offering their cruise ship employment applicants a huge exposure to personnel managers of cruise lines and concessions.


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      The Cruise Employment Databank
© has an extensive partnership network across the globe. We are dedicated to sourcing the right candidates for the cruise industry on a worldwide basis.

A cruise vessel is a hybrid between a ship and a five star hotel, so in general the cruise ship personnel is divided into two main categories: people who are responsible for sailing and operating the ship (deck and engine officers, seamen, motormen etc.) and staff members who directly or indirectly service or/and entertain passengers. Inside these two main categories cruise ship job positions are organized by departments). For a detailed description and salary ranges for all Shipboard Positions, please Click Here

The Deck Department offers jobs to deck officers (captain, staff captain, first officer, second officer, third officer, safety officer, security officer), seamen,bosun and security personnel.

The Engine Department offers jobs to engine officers (chief engineer, 1-st, 2-nd and 3-rd engineers, chief electrician), motormen, fitters, wipers, plumbers etc.

The Hotel Operations Department offers jobs to hotel personnel (chief purser, purser, assistant purser, junior assistant purser, junior assistant purser, crew purser, shore excursions manager, receptionists).

The Food And Beverage Department offers jobs for restaurant positions (F&B director, Maitre D', waiters, bus boys, bartenders, bar stewards, bar staff, buffet stewards) etc.

The Housekeeping Department offers jobs to cabin stewards, room service attendants, cleaners, laundry staff, floor supervisors, pool attendants etc.

The Beauty Salon Department offers jobs to beauticians, hair stylists, massage therapist, cosmetologist, nail technicians, alternative instructors etc.

The Casino Department offers jobs to casino managers, casino dealers (croupiers), slot technician, casino accountants etc.

The Cruise Staff Department offers jobs to cruise directors, assistant cruise directors, cruise staff, youth counsellors, aerobics and fitness instructors, golf instructors, scuba diving instructors etc.

The Entertainment Department offers jobs to guest entertainers, lounge performers, comedians, singers, dancers, musicians, stage managers, stage staff, sound & light technicians, disc jockey etc.

The Medical Department offers jobs to medical doctors (physicians) and registered nurses.

The Photo Department offers jobs to photographers and photo managers. 

The Gift Shops Department offers jobs to shop managers and shop assistants (duty free sales).

The Information Technology Department offers jobs to system managers, computer systems hardware technicians, internet managers.

The Galley Department offers jobs to kitchen staff (executive chef, chef, first cook, second cook, pastry chef, crew cook, dishwasher, butcher etc).

Latest postings for cruise ship job vacancy:


Urgently require Purser for large yacht. Candidate would be responsible for
managing all hotel operations on board. Should have luxury F&B experience, age 30-
35 yrs. English & Spanish a must. Other languages advantage. Please contact


Staff Engineer for Pullmantur Cruises ships vacancy.


- Chief Engineer title license.
- 20 years seagoing experience.

Please, contact Marine Operations Recruiting - Engine Department



  A Singapore ship management company is looking for
  Marketing/ Customer Service personnel (ship based) cruise ship job vacancy


 -  Diploma or degree holder, educated in the area of Sales/ Marketing.
 -  Experience in Marketing/ Customer Service will be an added advantage.
 - Good interpersonal & public relation skills.
 - Responsive to customer likings.
 - Energetic go-getter & good team player.
 - Capable of motivating the team to provide excellent service & achieve result.
 -  Proficiency in English & Chinese, written & oral.
 -  Computer literate.
Interested candidates please email to or fax +65 6746 0966.

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