Careers

Please note, candidates for career positions must be at least 21 years of age to be considered.

  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Activities Managers ready to manage some of the most talented entertainers at sea. Imagine spending your morning hosting pool games and guest competitions, your afternoon developing new activities and instructing your staff and your evening dancing the night away with our guests in various theme parties, parades and special events. 

    • 3-5 years experience in a management role for an entertainment resort or cruise line required 
    • Application by resume submission and followed by an in person audition, if requested 
    • Opportunity for advancement to Cruise Director
    • Although all candidates will be considered, Royal Caribbean does not typically hire directly into this position
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Broadcast Technicians ready for an exciting life at sea. We are looking for staff with experience in producing, directing, shooting and editing in television broadcast or live production. Imagine spending your morning producing our live TV show, your afternoon shooting at various guest activities and your evening editing and preparing programs for our shipboard broadcasts. You will work in the most state of the art broadcast room at sea and have a chance to run the show with our teams of experts.  

    • 2-3 years television broadcast or production experience required
    • Ability to edit on both linear and non-linear production systems in multiple formats such as Beta SP, Beta SX, SVHS, MPEG, etc.
    • Fluency working with AVID editing software
    • Knowledge of satellite uplink and downlink procedures preferred
    • Opportunity for advancement to Head Broadcast Technician
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  • RCCL is looking for experienced Comedy Stunt Divers. Candidate must be able to do Clown dives; including Rigor Mortis, Bellyflop, Superman Pose, Flippers, Tandem Horse and Rider, Parachute. Candidate must have strong acting skills.

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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Cruise Directors ready to host a dream vacation for guests from around the world. Our Cruise Directors manage the entire entertainment operation onboard our ships, while impacting the guest experience by hosting and presenting live entertainment. Imagine spending your morning greeting guests on the gangway, your afternoon balancing the entertainment budget, only to introduce headliner acts and host theme parties and events in the evenings. Travel the world using your talent and enhancing our entertainment!

    • 5-10 years experience in a Cruise Director’s role for an entertainment resort or cruise line required
    • Application by resume submission and followed by an in person audition, if requested
    • Although all candidates will be considered, Royal Caribbean does not typically hire directly into this position
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Cruise Program Administrators ready for an exciting life at sea. We are looking for candidates with very strong administrative skills who thrive in a challenging environment. Imagine spending your days assisting in the fast-paced environment of the entertainment world, including giving administrative support, coordinating weddings and vow renewals and ensuring the smooth operation of 60+ staff.

    • 3 years experience in administration required
    • Experience with event planning required
    • Budget and financial experience preferred
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting entertainment staff ready to perform! We are looking for candidates who are comfortable hosting on a microphone and who love to be on stage and in front of an audience of 1 to 1000. Our Cruise Staff will host game shows, trivia games, guest contests, pool games and more, and then change costume to dance the night away at our theme nights, parades and special onboard events.  

    • 1 year emcee or professional entertainment experience in the entertainment or recreation industry required
    • Must have microphone experience
    • Ability to contribute a special talent or skill to an entertainment team
    • Completion of high school or basic education equivalency
    • Opportunity for advancement to Activities Manager and Cruise Director
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  • RCCL is seeking seasoned dancers with various styles of dance with strong technical training.  Dancers will be required to audition "live" or by "video submission".  Our choreographer will teach three challenging combinations at the "live" auditions.  Proper dance attire will be required.  Video submission applicants must submit video footage displaying a brief across the floor combination (2 to 4 counts of 8) to include: pirouettes (Jazz or Classical), jumps, extensions, battements, etc.  You will also need to include two contrasting Jazz combinations, 1 to 2 minutes minimum, in Contemporary, Lyrical or Funk Jazz styles.  Video footage of previous performance experience showing various dance styles as well as any specialty skills such as Aerial or tumbling is a plus.  **Note:"Live" auditions are preferred.

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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Digital Content Specialists ready for an exciting life at sea. We are looking for candidates with experience in digital signage and digital software technology, who also have a strong background in graphic design, content development and technical troubleshooting. Imagine working with state of the art digital screen technology while sailing around the world with our team of experts!  

    • 3 or more years television broadcast & production experience, including graphics creation and operation, video editing, shooting, producing, program scheduling.
    • Ability to operate Windows and Apple computer systems
    • Strong skills in graphics programs such as PhotoShop, After Affects, Illustrator, etc
    • Completion of undergraduate degree in one or more of the following:  media arts, broadcasting, video production or graphics design
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Disc Jockey's ready for an exciting life at sea. We are looking for experienced disc jockeys ready to entertain guests from all over the world with music from the 50's to today. Candidates must be comfortable playing worldwide music from all decades, have full mixing capabilities, and must be comfortable to be a part of our social staff onboard. Imagine spending your afternoon welcoming guests to beautiful ports of call all over the world and your evening mixing all types of music as they party the night away in our nightclub. 

    • Professional Disc Jockey experience with the ability to motivate and entertain an audience required
    • Extensive knowledge of a variety of musical genres, including current music trends required
    • Ability to operate a variety of DJ, sound and lighting equipment required
    • Completion of high school or basic education equivalency
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Light Technicians ready for an exciting life at sea. Our technicians design, program and operate with some of the most advanced lighting equipment in the field. Imagine spending your day rehearsing with headliner entertainers or production groups and your evenings executing the most professional entertainment at sea. Work with the top cruise line in the industry and become one on our team of experts. 

    • 2 to 4 years professional experience and/or educational training in production lighting
    • Ability to program, troubleshoot and operate ETC, Flying Pig Systems, and Martin Professional lighting control consoles/programs
    • Ability to repair and maintain intelligent lights
    • Opportunity for advancement to Head Sound & Light Technician and/or Stage & Production Manager
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Lounge Technicians ready for an exciting life at sea. Our technicians operate with some of the most advanced sound and lighting equipment in the field while working with a variety of live entertainers and lounge acts. Imagine working with a calypso band, jazz band, Latin trio, rock band, classical trio, folk group and big band orchestra all in one day! Work with the top cruise line in the industry and become one on our team of experts.   

    • Education from technical school preferred
    • Must have experience with both light and sound equipment, operation, set-up and maintenance
    • Must have experience with band set-up and operation, including microphones, speakers, recording and playback equipment
    • Opportunity for advancement to Head Sound & Light Technician and/or Stage & Production Manager
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  • RCCL is now recruiting individual instrumentalists who possess a varied and working knowledge of several styles of contemporary music as well as honed, sharp reading skills. No vocalists or groups please. Piano, Bass, Drums, Guitar: working knowledge of effects (such as distortion, wah, etc.) is required. Trumpet: Lead and Second (soloist). Saxophone: Alto and Tenor (flute and clarinet doubles are required). Trombone.

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  • RCCL is looking for exceptional athletes with a passion to perform. Olympic and Professional Level Divers must have experience in all 6 dive groups. (forward, backward, reverse, inward, twisting, armstand) Divers should be proficient in both the 3M springboard and 10M platform. In addition to Olympic level diving, we are also looking for male stunt divers who will dive from an approximate height of 72". We are also looking for candidates with synchronized and tandem diving experience. Must have the ability to be directed choreographically with simple dance movements.

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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Rigging Specialists ready for an exciting life at sea. Our riggers work with some of the most advanced rigging technology at sea in all types of productions onboard, from ice skating shows to musical theater productions to aerialists and flying acts and more. Imagine spending your morning maintaining equipment, your afternoon rehearsing our flying shows, and your evening being a part of the production. Work in the most state of the art theaters and become one of our team of experts!

    • 3 years professional theater rigging experience preferred
    • Working knowledge of theatrical rigging, maintenance and inspections
    • Ability to troubleshoot, repair and maintain automated and manual rigging systems required
    • Familiar with current PC and PLC stage technologies and rigging operations
    • Completion of training or equivalent stage/arena rigging courses such as Jay Glerum, Harry Donovan, Bill Sapsis, Tomcat preferred
    • Opportunity for advancement to Stage & Production Manager
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  • RCCL is seeking professional seasoned singers with various vocal styles to include: Pop/Rock, R&B, Contemporary Musical Theatre/Broadway, and Jazz.  The ability to act and phonetically speak other languages is a plus. (Spanish, Italian, French & Portuguese.)  Singers will be required to audition "live" or by "video submission" and must present their best 16-32 bars of a ballad and an up-tempo in contrasting styles.  No a cappella or accompaniment tracks permitted.  An accompanist will be provided at the "live" auditions and sheet music must be in the proper key.  Some singer positions will require dance/movement and all applicants should come prepared to learn a movement combination.  Video submission applicants must also submit footage of previous performance experience showing various vocal styles and dance movement abilities.**Note: "Live" auditions are preferred.   

    Females should have a vocal range between G3 - C6 with a strong, controlled belt/mix up to an F5.  Must also be able to produce sultry alto notes as well as the ability to sing light and floaty in upper register. 

    Males should have a vocal range between A2 - A4 and must be able to sustain upper notes.  Some role required strong falsetto up to an F5.

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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Sound Technicians ready for an exciting life at sea. Our technicians design and operate on some of the most advanced sound equipment in the field. Imagine spending your day rehearsing with headliner entertainers or production groups and your evenings executing the most professional entertainment at sea. Work with the top cruise line in the industry and become one on our team of experts.   

     

    • 2 years experience and a solid background in live sound reinforcement required
    • Experience in musical theater preferred
    • Must be proficient with various brands of both digital and analog sound boards, including troubleshooting
    • Skilled at all aspects of live audio from microphone and monitor placement to front of house and monitor mixing
    • Opportunity for advancement to Head Sound & Light Technician and/or Stage & Production Manager
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Sports Staff ready for an exciting life at sea. We are looking for candidates who have experience in giving instruction in a variety of sports and enjoy a fast-paced and challenging environment. Imagine spending your morning working the Rock Climbing Wall, FlowRider, Sports Court, ZipLine or Bungee Trampoline and your evening participating in theme parties and parades. 

    • 1 year physical fitness and/or recreational sports instruction required
    • Degree or diploma in the field of sports, fitness, nutrition or similar preferred
    • Master of Ceremonies experience preferred
    • Rock Wall Climbing Certification with belay experience necessary
    • Opportunity for advancement to Sports Supervisor and Open Deck Manager
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Stage and Production Managers ready to manage the nightly performances of shows with some of the best entertainers in the cruise industry. Imagine spending your morning welcoming well known entertainers, your afternoon running high-tech rehearsals, only to put on the show of a lifetime to each guest who steps into your theater. Our Stage and Production Managers must have a working knowledge of budget and office management, teamwork, production management, technical theatre and cutting edge entertainment. Travel the world with your own theater!! 

    • Minimum 5 years show stage management experience required
    • Knowledge of technical equipment; sound, light and rigging
    • MUST have experience working with automated rigging systems/software
    • Demonstrated aptitude for management
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Stage Staff ready for an exciting life at sea. We are looking for experienced backstage assistants who have experience in a theater or production venue and love the excitement of travel. Imagine spending your day maintaining a theater with state of the art equipment, your afternoons rehearsing with international entertainers and casts and your evenings putting on the best performance at sea! 

    • 1-2 years experience working with stage equipment repair, assembly, and breakdown required
    • Background in electrical, technical, light and sound preferred
    • Completion of high school or basic education equivalency; technical education preferred
    • Opportunity for advancement includes: Head Stage Staff, Light Technician, Sound Technician, Lounge Technician, Broadcast Technician, Rigging Specialist and Stage & Production Manager
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  • RCCL is looking for Olympic and Professional level Synchronized Swimmers. Candidates must have strong vertical and scull skills and an ability to execute simple dives from 3M springboard. Duos and Trios footage maybe be submitted as long as you identify which swimmer you are. Team routines may be submitted only if you are the swimmer being lifted or tossed. Please include footage of your eggbeaters traveling across a pool, arms held high, as well as footage of your vertical position for an extended length of time. Dance ability is a plus.

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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Youth Staff who are ready to have an impact on our award-winning Adventure Ocean program for kids and teens. Help to shape the vacation experience of youth and children by hosting games, activities, theme parties and children’s programming specially designed for our youngest cruisers. Work with children as you never have before and join our team of experts!

    • Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in education, recreation or related field required
    • 3-5 years experience working with children ages 3-17 required
    • Experience working for youth groups, camps or YMCA type facilities preferred
    • Opportunity for advancement to Adventure Ocean Manager and/or Adventure Ocean Assistant Manager
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  • Royal Caribbean International is now recruiting Nursery Staff who are ready to work in our shipboard nurseries with babies and tots. Work onboard in our specially designed facilities taking care of children ages 3 and under. Work with children as you never have before and join our team of experts!

    • Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in education, recreation or related field required
    • 3-5 years experience working with children ages 0-3 required
    • Experience working for nurseries and daycares preferred
    • Opportunity for advancement to Adventure Ocean Manager and/or Adventure Ocean Assistant Manager
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