Guide to Steward / Stewardess Jobs
Job Description : Employment Opportunities : Education / Certification Requirements : Salary / Pay Packages
As with all positions, you must possess your STCW’95 qualifications in marine fire-fighting, first aid at sea, sea survival, pre-sea and social responsibility.
This is a position requiring excellence in service and is suited to the candidate who has the requisite hospitality industry experience and good general boating knowledge. Positions exist in the luxury yacht and passenger or ferry operations, and would be in the Caribbean / U.S., Mediterranean / European areas of operation.
As a Steward / Stewardess you would interact extensively with guests, providing unobtrusive, discreet service in order to totally satisfy the demanding requirements of charter guests or owners. Silver service experience and qualifications can be a requirement. Further experience as an au-pair, nanny or any medical background would be an advantage. Regular visa required to country of operation, the boat would organize crew visas. Expect to earn between $2000 - $4000 per month, depending on vessel and experience. You will require good, contactable references.
Jobs for Stewards / Stewardesses in South Africa (& for South African citizens internationally)
Employment opportunities for stewards / stewardesses do exist in South Africa with more jobs available on large charter vessels operating in the Caribbean / U.S. or Mediterranean / Europe.
Search for Steward / Stewardess Jobs:
: Luxury Yachts : Merchant Offshore :
1st Crew are experienced in the placement of suitably qualified applicants seeking employment on luxury yachts to mega yachts and jobs on ships to super tankers, both internationally and in South Africa. We offer a managed marine recruitment service to yacht and ship owners.
Information about other marine crew jobs:
: Deckhand : Deck Stew : Steward · Stewardess : Chief Steward · Stewardess : Purser : Bosun : Mate · Mate Coastal :
: Chef : Deck Officer : Master Coastal : Chief Mate : Engineer Officer : Chief Engineer : Master · Yachtmaster · Captain :