Crew Mess Waiter

ORGANIZATION: MSC CRUISES 

BUSINESS AREA: HOTEL DINING SERVICES 

LINE MANAGER:  MESS ROOM SUPERVISOR 

 

JOB PURPOSE

  • To assist with the serving of breakfast, lunch, and dinner to personnel assigned to take meals in the Crew Mess Room. 
  • To clean and maintain cleanliness and sanitation standards in the Crew Mess Room and adjoining areas. 
  • Providing waitering and dining services in crew areas when required. 
  • Serving crew in a courteous friendly manner. 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • To assist with the service of all meals in the Crew Mess Dining Room including waitering services. 
  • To transport used (soiled) dishes from the Crew Dining Room to the Dishwash area and return.
  • To keep the Dining Room clean and always sanitized.  
  • Perform all duties in accordance with MSC Sanitation Standards. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS (skills, competencies, experience)

  • Fluent in oral and written English, knowledge of any other major language is considered a major advantage. 
  • Fluent in oral and written English, knowledge of any other major language is considered a major advantage. 
  • High school graduate.  
  • Minimum 12 months 5-star hotel or restaurant service (excluding Job Training).  
  • At least one completed satisfactory contract in a similar position on a cruise vessel.  
  • Proven working knowledge of the operation of a high volume, high-class restaurant.  
  • Good understanding of the correct use of cleaning chemicals in food areas.  
  • Able to work efficiently at high speed, in a partly unsupervised environment.  
  • Physically fit to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 Kg.  

 

VISA & OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Valid passport (at least with 6 months validity before joining);
  • STCW95/2010 certification (basic firefighting, personal survival techniques, elementary first aid, personal security and social responsibility, security awareness, passenger ship familiarization) it’s compulsory before joining the vessel;
  • Good Health declaration (released by a recognized doctor) it’s mandatory before joining the vessel.

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