1st Navigation Officer / 2nd Captain for River ships Maine, Danube, and Rhine region

Grand Circle Cruise Line
1st Navigation Officer for river Main, Danube and Rhine
Grand Circle Cruise Line
Deck Jobs
1st Officer / First Mate
6 June 2024

For our ship teams we are looking for flexible, open minded and passionate
1st Navigation Officer for river Maine, Danube, and Rhine


Practicing GCCL valuesRelieving Captain in his absence and taking command if the Captain is incapacitatedEnsuring safe navigation during his watchMaintaining and upkeeping of the ship according to existing laws and regulationsEnsuring that cleanliness and condition of the sundeck, as well as pollution prevention measures, are being upheldDeploying and supervising nautical crewMaintaining and upkeeping of the safety and firefighting equipmentProviding safety training and familiarizationIssuing ‘Permits to Work” as requiredCooperating with hospitality department as well as company’s regional officesAny other duties advised by Nautical and Technical Superintendent or Captain


  • Holding Rhine license and preferable Danube as well
  • Sufficient experience in the field of desired position, preferably on the river cruise ship
  • Proven leadership abilities and excellent communication skills
  • Fluency in English and German

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary package
  • Indefinite contract
  • Paid vacation
  • Health & accident insurance
  • Full travel expense refund
  • Accommodation, meals, and uniform provided
  • Internet free of charge

Work Experience Requirements

All applicants must have previous experience in working on a Cruise Ship.

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

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