Are you ambitious, young, open to adventures and passionate about cooking? If you’ve always dreamed of combining your love for travel with the ability to move up in your career, then this job is a great fit for you. Isn’t it excited?


Award-winning cruise company, with a fleet of 65 river ships cruising over 30 itineraries across 34 countries in Europe, Russia, Asia and Egypt.

Why wait? Set sail for your career with Viking River Cruises!

Earn above average salary, make new international friends, travel the most beautiful places in the world and grow your career!


  • Contract length: summer 2021-November 2021
  • Above average salary for the cruise industry
  • Free food and accommodation (double cabin)
  • Discover European Capitals (Paris, Amsterdam, Vienna, Budapest and others cities)
  • Reimbursed flight tickets
  • Paid vacation days
  • Free ship-wide Wi-Fi
  • Great opportunity to gain experience in international company with high standards
  • Earn and save money
  • Make friends from all over the World
  • Great benefits including health insurance, pensions, child allowance & unemployment insurance

Open positions in Galley department:

Chef de Partie: gross salary 2900 EUR per month + bonus in the end of the season (EUR1000)

Commis de Cousine: gross salary 2375 EUR per month + bonus in the end of the season (EUR1000)

Check it out the feedback from our Viking River galley candidates from past job interviews:


  • Min. 2 years professional experience
  • Ready to join ASAP
  • Vaccinated or 1st shot received or appointment scheduled prior to embarkation
  • Good English skills, other languages are an asset
  • Ability to work independently, service-oriented and guest focused
  • Ability to train and motivate subordinates
  • Flexibility and stress resistance, team player, commitment, positive personality, neat appearance

Last updated: JULY 30, 2021

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