Why is it so cool to become a Viking?

  • Paid flights to and from the ship
  • Legal employment 6 months on, 2 months off based on 10-hour work day
  • Fixed return dates at the end of your contract
  • Free shipwide Wi-Fi
  • Free accommodation
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement in your career


You ensure a friendly and professional service in your assigned F&B area to the fullest guest satisfaction and in accordance with Viking Ocean Cruises Standards.


  •  Professional, welcoming and sales oriented F&B service.
  •  Assigned areas of responsibilities in any F&B outlet according to direction from management.
  •  When working in teams with Waiters the function is to support and assist as well as being an additional guest resource.
  •  Area of responsibility is set up in accordance with direction from supervisor and Viking Ocean Manuals.
  •  Prepare and performs F&B activities (i.e. cocktail parties, Tea Time, Café Lunch) and special events as assigned.
  •  Tallying any sales transactions and correctly follow any accounting procedures.
  •  Cleaning of working areas in accordance with HACCP and company rules and standards.
  •  Separation and disposal of waste / garbage
  •  Assistance in other departments upon instruction from supervisors as required.
  •  Following all applicable company standards and HACCP rules.
  •  Keeping and storing of any assigned inventory stock in accordance with set par-­­ levels following safety and sanitation rules and regulation.
  •  Active participation in onboard training programs.
  •  Embarkation duty as directed, including luggage assistance, guest escorting and any other related duty.
  •  Participation in loading as required and on direction of supervisors.
  •  Additional duties, not mentioned here, will be expected as per management request.


  •  At least 2 years in similar position in 4* or 5* operation.
  •  Excellent English skills, other languages are an asset
  •  International experience / shipboard experience is an asset
  •  Ability to work independently, service and sales oriented and guest focused, positive personality, ambitious and with professional appearance.
  •  Flexible and stress resistant, team player, shows commitment
  • Minimum age on the date of application is 21 years.
  • No visible tattoos

Last updated: October 13, 2021

In case you are not sure what position to apply, you can always upload your CV to general application here: https://ismira.breezy.hr/p/c3fb653b09b501-general-application-for-hospitality-positions