Senior Waiter / Waitress on a river cruise ship in Europe - season 2019

September 23, 2019
Galley Jobs
Waiter / Waitress
not specified

Uniworld owns and operates a fleet of thirteen intimate, boutique river cruise ships on the European waterways which cater exclusively to English-speaking clients. We are looking for The Best to support our great team on board during the season 2019 (season starts around March 2019 - ends around November 2019). It is an ongoing opening. Are you interested to be a... 

Senior Waiter / Waitress on board a luxury river ship in Europe? Uniworld is waiting for You!

Trade the ordinary for the extraordinary and take this opportunity to become a part of a dynamic company that recognizes the commitment and enthusiasm of its employees.

Location: Europe (on board of a luxury river cruise ship)

As Senior Waiter/Waitress you provide prompt and courteous service in the restaurant, bar or sky lounge to our discerning guests, are the right hand of the Restaurant Manager on board and relieve your supervisor during his or her absence. Furthermore, you take on responsibilities in the training of new crew

You will

  • Provide professional food and beverage service in accordance with the appropriate etiquette and style
  • Assist guests with every need on board the ship
  • Be a personal contact for our guests
  • Act as a team player and support your colleagues on board, where help is required
  • Visit the most spectacular destinations in Europe


  • Have an apprenticeship and experience in a similar role preferably in a 5* environment
  • Have good product knowledge in food and wine
  • Are eager develop your skills and share your knowledge with others
  • Communicate effectively in English
  • Have good manners and a positive, open minded attitude
  • Like challenges and are not afraid of high expectations and standards
  • Are a citizen of the EU or Switzerland
  • Want to become part of The Best!


  • Are a company with strong values; We are committed to our responsibilities
  • Have been awarded accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating our commitment to high performance through good people management
  • Know that our crew is essential for the success of Uniworld. That is why we provide you with
    Competitive remuneration package and regular holidays
    Contracts according to Swiss law with all social security benefits and full medical insurance
  • Take your career seriously
    Provide on-going development opportunities
    Promote within the organisation
  • Are looking for You!


Please note that we are not accepting applications via e-mail

Apply now online:

1. Submit your online application in English ("register interest" button)

2. We will inform you, whether you will be invited for an assessment / interview (or phone interview)

3. After the interview / assessment you will receive our feedback

4. If the feedback is positive, we will keep your application in our "Talent Pool" and inform you, in case there is an open position suitable for you. You will remain in our system, even if there is no open position at the moment.

Work Experience Requirements

All applicants must have previous experience in working on a Cruise Ship, in a 4/5* Hotel or in an Upscale Restaurant.

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

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