American Cruise Lines

  • Dishwasher/Kitchen Utility

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    If you love to travel, make new friends and save money then American Cruise Lines has a great opportunity for you as a Dishwasher/Kitchen Utility. This is a temporary 16-week position requiring you to work remotely and live onboard one of our 49-180 passenger luxury ships touring various regions of the USA.


    American Cruise Lines, has an immediate opportunity for experienced, responsible, reliable dishwasher/kitchen utility workers.  Responsibilities include operating a commercial dishwasher, washing pots and pans, cleaning of the kitchen (including floors, walls, ceilings, refrigeration units), assist with the cleaning of all kitchen equipment, and general galley sanitation.  Dishwashers receive food delivers, require lifting of boxes that weigh up to 50 pounds, and neatly storing food on shelves and in coolers. The dishwasher/kitchen utility is a demanding position that works closely with highly skilled chefs.  There will be an opportunity to work alongside Executive Chefs to complete some food prep work, develop culinary skills, and expand food knowledge.  This is an awesome job! Don’t miss this opportunity and apply today!


    You need a friendly attitude, are a high school graduate, 18+ years of age, pass a pre-employment drug test, speak English and be well groomed with a neat appearance. You will work long hours while onboard.




    Perks of the job include;

    • Save Money  – Pay ranges from $700 to $900 per week.
    • Few Expenses  – While on the ship, your accommodations and meals are all provided for you. It’s a dormitory-style environment most people are comfortable with from college.
    • Travel  – We visit 28 states on our different cruises. So you’ll get a chance to visit many unique towns and cities that you have yet to experience.
    • Hospitality Experience  – This is an excellent way to start your career in the hospitality industry and build your resume.
    • Upward Mobility  – Successful dishwashers may return to the company as second chefs or kitchen trainers.


    What we’ll expect from you;

    • Hard work  – everyone in our organization works hard to keep guests happy.
    • Long hours  – While on the ship, you live where you work. That means you have responsibilities every day, even early in the morning and late at night.
    • Commitment to Excellence  – Everything we do is for the safety, comfort and enjoyment of our guests. Every request should be handled with precision and care. 

    The Dishwasher/Kitchen Utility is an entry level position that does require some previous, ideal for college students or students taking a semester off. We provide training and no previous cruise ship experience is necessary.


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