ship steward/ship stewardess




Ship stewards and ship stewardesses work on board the vessel to provide services to passengers such as serving meals, housekeeping, welcoming passengers and explaining safety procedures.

Alternative label

  • cruise ship guest services associate

  • ferry steward

  • ship guest services officer

  • ship guest services associate

  • cruise ship steward

  • ship stewardess

  • cruise ship guest services professional

  • ferry stewardess

  • cruise ship stewardess

  • ship guest services professional

  • ship steward

  • cruise ship guest services officer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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