Princess Cruises

Production Manager

March 17, 2020
Princess Cruises
Entertainment Jobs
Cruise Director
not specified

Be the Consummate Host by managing assigned production staff to deliver safely functioning and well-maintained entertainment technical systems in support of a dynamic, engaging, and memorable entertainment and activities program.

Job Description:

  • Maintain technical performance standards of the designated Lounge as set by the Artistic & supervisory team.
  • Ensure that all safety standards are met and that safety rules are followed by the Production Staff.
  • Learn and master the audio equipment and mix for Cabaret Shows, Cruise Staff events and other various events.
  • Learn and master the lighting equipment for specific shows in the designated Lounge.
  • Understand the rigging equipment.
  • Schedule Production Staff within the designated Lounge in accordance with the Entertainment schedule.
  • Maintain adequate levels of supplies, reporting any shortages to the technical department.
  • Schedule with onboard Technical department, any maintenance and repair within the designated Lounge as required.
  • Communicate daily with the Senior Production Manager to ensure continuity within the department.
  • Communication with Supervisors, Bandleaders, Guest Entertainers as required.
  • Assist Senior Production Manager with appraising the performance of the Production Staff and initiate recommendations for promotion and discipline in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Promote a positive spirit of unity within the Production team.

Equipment Operation:

  • The equipment this position uses that requires some knowledge and skill for usage:
  • Mechanized stage equipment, set pieces, rigging and audio equipment
  • ETC: Expression 3x Lighting Console
  • Moving mirror fixtures
  • Crest audio mixing consoles incorporating the use of matrix, VCA’s and buses
  • Yamaha O1V Digital Mixing Consoles
  • DMX networks
  • Equipment includes the use of compressors, gates effects processors and playback sources (DA88, CD and MD)
  • Computers with Windows operating system
  • All show related hardware

Job Requirements:

  • Previous cruise ship's experience or in alternative high volume theatrical/venues experience in an equvalent role.
  • Must hold a Post Secondary Degree or Diploma in Theatre with major studies in Stage.
  • Management and/or have related Theatre work experience.
  • Must be computer literate and have experience with Windows operating system, Word and Excel.
  • Strong leadership and management skills.
  • Fluent English language skills.


Along with a challenging career and worldwide travel opportunities, Princess Cruises offers many other benefits. This position is afforded comfortable, single cabin accommodations, meals, and access to crew facilities such as a crew bar, fitness center, pool and a recreation center.

Regardless of the rank or role, we are all one Princess Cruises team. Together, we share our world, share our hearts, and create lasting memories.

Princess Cruises is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

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Together, we share our world, share our hearts, and create lasting memories.


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