We are looking for: Exec. Chef (m/f) – 5* European River Cruise Line


Skills& Education:

We are looking for an outstanding and experienced Exec. Chef (m/f) for a well-known European River Cruise line with mainly US- and English-speaking passengers from all over the world, and for their wonderful itineraries throughout Europe, Asia and Russia.

You are in charge of the entire kitchen operation on board and guarantee fullest guest satisfaction and a pleasant working environment for the kitchen crew. You adhere to the company standards and budgets. Your assignments and responsibilities will be (but not limited to): monitoring and supervising the overall preparation of the dessert and pastry production, impeccable cleanliness, hygiene and order in all areas of the kitchen in accordance with HACCP rules and many more duties.

We are looking for a very professional candidate, with great skills and the will & power to achieve something wonderful at all times – being reliable, trustworthy and discreet comes naturally to you. You must have previous ship experience, ideally already on a high-profile river cruise ship and be used to working within an int. crew of up to approx. 50 crew members.

You should be well mannered and have well-groomed appearance at all times. You should love to work and interact with the passengers and serve with the most professional manner – while having an eye for details and special needs, and be flexible to the needs and desire of your passengers.

You should have the ability to motivate, lead and support an international team on board, while leading by example. Also the position requires excellent U.S.P.H. knowledge and very good administration & computer skills.

Fluent English is required, any additional European language – ideally German, French, Italian and/or Spanish – would be a big plus.


Additional information:

We are looking forward to receive your application with an updated & completed CV,

a recent business or uniform picture, a cover letter and a couple of your last working certificates, recommendations, appraisals and evaluations – if available already, you can also already forward us a colored copy of your passport, but this is not mandatory by e-mail at: dfahr@connectjobs.de or through our online form at this web side.

Although we do accept applications by regular mail we regret that we are unable to return your documents.
Our service is completely free charge for you as applicant – there will be no fee at all.


Contract conditions:

good conditions, single cabin

* valid Passport and Medicals are required


Starting date:

approx. February 2018