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Want to work on a cruise ship?
A job working on a cruise ship at any of the cruise lines has
a lot to offer. If you see yourself
as the adventurous type - not
someone who can sit contentedly
in a cubicle all day,
but a person who wants to get
out, see the world, meet people,
new sights and sounds. It's people
like you who are perfectly suited
to employment in the cruise line industry!
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Why work in the cruise
ship industry is one of the fastest growing
job sectors in the world.
Five to ten new luxury liners
are being built every year, and with
that growth there has been an equally
boom in the number of available cruise
ship jobs. While many of these employment
are aboard luxury liner cruise ships,
you can also find employment on smaller
that include everything from eco-tour
ships to the Amazon, steamboats
recall the grandeur of 19th-century
America, and romantic sailing yachts
cruising the Maine shoreline.
Cruise ship employees also usually get excellent perks and benefits.
Cruise line employee benefits often include:
- Free room on the cruise ship
- Free meals
- Air travel en-route and homeward bound
- Free laundry
- Free medical insurance (which is required by maritime law)
- Discounts at cruise ship stores and often at land based stores, bars and restaurants
- Reduced price cruise vacations for family and friends
- Wages often paid in cash monthly
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How does the launch of all the new cruise
ships from 2011 to 2013 affect my chances of getting a cruise
This is an outstanding time to be looking for
a cruise ship job. Over the next two years, twelve new cruise ships are scheduled to be launched. Eight of these cruise ships are scheduled to be mega cruise ships carrying over 2,000 passengers each. In 2013, cruise lines and
their support industries will need
to hire more than 10,000 new employees!
This is on top of the thousands of
jobs that need to be filled due to
normal turnover. So now is one of the best times ever to make that dream cruise ship job
New Cruise Ships Launching in 2013
In 2012, seven new cruise ships were launched and several completely refurbished ships were re-launched! Plus, a handful of luxurious new river cruise boats set sail for the first time in 2012.
This year's new launches are in addition to the 35 new cruise ships launched from 2009 and 2012!
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Other Cruise Line Industry Facts
- Since 2000, major cruise lines have launched 94 new cruise ships
- Over the next three years, 13 new cruise ships are scheduled to be launched. Creating over 19,000 new cruise line jobs in addition to the 18,000+ new cruise line jobs created over the last two years!
- The cruise industry is a $30 billion industry
- The cruise industry employs 364,000 people and pays over $6.2 Billion in wages
- Based on new projections, nearly 13 million North Americans will go cruising in 2013.
- In the last couple of years, the cruise ship industry has added seventeen new ports of call in the United States, including Baltimore, New Orleans, Mobile, Charleston, and New York City.
- Cruise ships keep on expanding their itineraries to include more and more ports around the world
A wide array of jobs are awaiting you aboard any of these cruise ships. And many more forms of entry-level cruise line employment are available, too, ranging from deckhands, ship officers, and maintenance crew to hotel staff, entertainers, tour guides, bartenders and waiters and other food and beverage workers, gift shop clerks, naturalists, and recreation and fitness directors, just to name a few. Plus, onshore jobs at ports-of-call and cruise line corporate offices. You're sure to find a cruise ship job that will suit your skills and interests.
Beach Resort Jobs
Working at a beach resort can often be as good if not better than working for a cruise line. How does spending a winter working as a bartender at a beach resort in the Virgin Islands sound? What about teaching windsurfing in Hawaii?...or greeting guest in Tahiti?
You don't need to be a diplomat or a jet setter to enjoy a rewarding job at a beach resort in some of
the worlds most spectacular destinations.
With the right guidance and a little
persistence you can find fun, active
work in some of the most exciting
and glamorous beach resort locations
in the world, from Fiji to Florida
and Maui to Montego Bay.
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