Captain 2nd river cruise ship

  • Publication date:

    03 October 2022
  • Workload:

  • Contract type:

    Unlimited employment
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Captain 2nd river cruise ship

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Uniworld owns and operates a fleet of thirteen intimate, boutique river cruise ships on the European waterways which cater exclusively to English-speaking clients. To support our Nautical Team we are looking for an experienced and dedicated professional in the role of:

Captain 2nd river cruise ship


Your responsibilities will include

  • Navigating the ship according to guidelines and safety regulations of the company

  • Responsibility for safety equipment and safety regulations on board

  • Maintenance of our ships during the season and in winter time

  • Being a team leader of the deck crew, report to the first captain.


  • Have experience in similar role on Rhine-Main-Danube

  • Have experience with Z-Drive systems (is not a must)

  • Have at least license for the Rhine until Mainz and/or Danube

  • Are innovative, flexible and proactive leader and team player

  • Have ability to communicate and conduct business fluently in German and/or English

  • Have good computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • You are willing to learn and grow in your role


  • Are a company with strong values; We are committed to our social, economic, and environmental responsibilities

  • We are experts in luxury travel on and off the rivers

  • We are warm and welcoming

  • We have a strong nautical support team

  • We are one company (nautical, technical, hotel) with short communication lines

  • We are proud of our luxury product, our well-maintained ships and high safety standards

  • Give you stability, but also flexibility (Swiss Contract, flexible holiday planning prepared in advance - 2/2 or 4/4 - 170 days off (travel days are noted as working days), social security coverage, travel expenses, uniforms and more)

  • Take your career seriously (provide on-going development opportunities, safety and other training, promote within the organisation)

  • Are looking for You!


Apply now:

Send your full application to our Director Nautical Operation Alexander Oost Tel. +31 651 172 256

and he will get back to you!

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