If you are looking for work on a Cruise Ship then if you haven’t worked on a Cruise ship before, you need to ensure that you know exactly what the job entails and be prepared to be away from home for long periods of time.
Depending on what kind of role you are looking for on a Cruise Ship will depend what skills you need to highlight in your covering letter but focus on the advert or job description and write your covering letter selling your skills and focusing on what the cruise company are looking for in terms of skill.
If you are looking for an example cover letter, please see the below letter as a guide. Cruise jobs are usually fun and well paid but it can be rather tiring and you would be away from your home for months.
See also: Travel Agent Cover Letter Example
Cruise Job Cover Letter Example
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Mrs Jane Smith
Application for the role of (job title)
I would like to apply for the role of (job title) on board (name of cruise ship). I have seen your advertisement in (which publication/online and when).
I am experienced in providing good customer service to many different people and I have worked in many supporting type roles from concierge to restaurant work, reception duties etc. I like the buzz of being able to provide good service and to ensure that my guests have a good holiday experience.
I have travelled many times for personal and business reasons and I have no issue with being away from home for long periods of time. I am organised and pay attention to detail, I like to ensure that I do the best that I can in my work. I have excellent communication skills and work well in a team environment.
My CV shows in detail my skills and experiences, if you have any questions relating to my previous work history, please do not hesitate to contact me and I will be happy to answer any questions that you have.
Thank you for reading my CV and covering letter and I look forward to hearing from you.