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Assistant Housekeeping Manager

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 620617BR Location United States Business Disney Cruise Line Date posted Sep. 17, 2019

Job Summary:

Travel the globe, while advancing your career with a world-renowned leader in the Cruise Industry! As Assistant Housekeeping
Manager, you will experience new heights, as you take charge of the training and development of a housekeeping team.

As one of the ship's leaders, you will leverage your housekeeping knowledge and skills, while building lasting relationships with other department managers and staff. Collectively, you will share a common goal, and that is to exceed guest expectations. Additionally, you will assist in the development of the housekeeping crew, as you guide them on their path to success! Thus, you will play an integral role within the Disney Cruise Line team.


Your excellent managerial and communication skills will be essential, as you start your new adventure. Assistant Housekeeping Managers work directly with a multinational crew, to ensure a high standard of cleanliness and safety for all guests and crew. As a leader, you will be encouraged to voice your ideas, to enhance and/or improve processes and procedures that could roll out to the entire fleet. Passion and a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude, where you will lead by example, are essential in this role.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of managerial housekeeping experience on ships or 200+ room hotels
  • Management experience working with a multinational staff/crew
  • Working knowledge of chemicals and cleaners used in resort and/or cruise ship environment
  • Create and administer performance reviews to staff/crew
  • Ability to assess training needs and implement accordingly
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, shipboard environment
  • Computer skills necessary (Word, Excel, Fidelio, Espresso)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience within the cruise industry and/or Disney experience a plus

Additional Information:

This is a SHIPBOARD role.

Contract length is 4 months on/2 months off. Shared room accommodations. Officer privileges while on board. Benefits offered year-round, on contract and off contract, as long as a return contract is signed, including: Group Medical Coverage; Short & Long Term Disability Insurance; Life Insurance; Retirement Savings Plan option (90-day wait to participate, 1 year wait for company) match)

Your Responsibilities:

  • Have a valid passport and C1/D Seaman's visa (DCL will provide you with documents to obtain this)
  • Complete a pre-employment medical
  • Obtain a criminal background check
  • Bring approved work shoes

**Disney Cruise Line is a drug-free workplace. All new hires are required to undergo drug/alcohol testing within the first week onboard and throughout their contracts.

About Disney Cruise Line:

A leader in the cruise industry, Disney Cruise Line provides a setting where families can reconnect, adults can recharge and children can experience all the magic that Disney has to offer. Guests can sail out of ports around the world on exciting itineraries to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska and Europe, among others. Aboard the fleet of four ships – the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy – and Disney’s private island paradise in the Bahamas - Castaway Cay, crew members provide guests with unparalleled service, enchanting storytelling and immersive family entertainment that only Disney can deliver.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Magical Cruise Company, Limited, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Cruise Line.

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