AHOY, SAILORS!

Virgin Voyages provides just amaaaazing conditions:

  • Work on board brand new company vessels Scarlet Lady or Valiant Lady
  • Be a part of special Virgin Voyage’s lifestyle and philosophy and grow together
  • Contract length - 4-6 months for most positions, for entry positions - 7 months
  • Free food and accommodation on board
  • The employer is going to provide or reimburse expenses for the following:

* STCW certification

* Joining tickets

* Pre-Employment Medical Examination (PEME)

* Necessary Visas

* Joining expenses, such as transfers, hotel accommodations, subsistence

The Gig:


The Tailor is responsible for all tailoring repairs required onboard including but not limited to Uniforms, Sailors garments, curtains, linen and other fabric requiring repair.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintenance and tailoring repairs of Uniforms for all Crew onboard.
  • Responsible for tailoring repairs and alternations upon Sailors requests of garments.
  • Repairs any torn or damaged linen for the Housekeeping department.
  • Monitors supplies and orders when necessary threads, needles, buttons etc.
  • Carries out maintenance and repair of soft furnishings, curtains and drapes.
  • Informs Executive Housekeeper of any problems regarding uniforms, linen or other fabric equipment and keeps informed of any shortages or major damages.
  • Assists Linen keeper during busy periods as required.
  • Ensures workshop is kept clean and tidy at all times.

    Additional Responsibilities:

  • Partake in inspections, trainings and meetings as required by Head of Department.
  • Ensures that the set standards are kept and staff members work according to their respective job descriptions.

Super Powers Required:

  • Preferred fashion/clothes design education
  • Mandatory experience on board (can be in another department)
  • Experience as a tailor needed min 2 years
  • Passionate about people and able to handle guest complaints with a smile!
  • All certificates as required by the STCW code for this position.
  • Good command of the English Language


What Matters to Us

At Virgin, your personality matters as much as how good you are at what you do. We want you to bring it to our hang out spot and help make the place even better. So, we won’t be surprised to hear that when people talk about you they say you are clever, on top of it, able to think ahead, intuitive, passionate and someone people respect and enjoy working with because you make things happen.

Last updated: JANUARY 17, 2021

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