Careers at Celestyal

We create value and opportunities with passion and pride while offering the best of every region in which we sail to our passengers.

Message from the CEO

Welcome to Celestyal Cruises. We’re looking for committed, enthusiastic professionals to set sail with Celestyal Cruises, the only provider of an authentic ethnic experience in the regions in which we operate. We invite you to be different and live the authentic with us, on our cozy ships and on shore.

We are a rapidly-growing business with respect to our guests’ modern needs and demands and we offer the highest standards of consistent quality to hundreds of thousands of visitors. The comfort and safety of our guests is the top priority of every single one of us. We are devoted to providing each and every guest with the most enjoyable and unforgettable holiday they have ever had while ensuring their well-being and security are never compromised. We believe each member of the Celestyal Cruises family, through his or her individual efforts, is core to achieving this goal. We continue to win international awards for our cruises and for the work we do to promote and support them and we are looking to hire people who will help us build on our outstanding reputation with our passengers and within the global cruise industry.

When you work for Celestyal, you are in the privileged position of representing our company and serving as an ambassador for what Celestyal stands for. We are known for the level of personal service we provide on our cruises, because everyone on our vessels is passionate about providing the warmest hospitality in the cruise industry. Your daily effort is the essence of the personal experience each of our guests enjoys with us. We will rely on you to give your best to your job, to your fellow employees and to our company. Your personal conduct, professionalism and teamwork will be the key to the continued development of our business and our brand.

We pride ourselves on having a warm and caring work environment, one in which you will be happy and content and best able to do what you are best at. In line with our desire to create a positive employee experience we also want it to be an exciting and rewarding environment, especially for those who perform consistently and with authentic enthusiasm and attention to detail.

See you in the stars!

Sincerely,
Kyriakos “Kerry” Anastassiadis
Chief Executive Officer

Our Values

What makes it possible to achieve our vision is our adherence to our values. A company is only as good as the values its management and staff embody every day, in every interaction, both with customers and with fellow employees. Our values are simple:

Integrity & Respect

Honesty and Integrity

We strive for integrity, truthfulness and straight forwardness and we expect our people to act accordingly.

Inspiring

Inspiration

We motivate and empower our people to optimize performance. We strive to set clear expectations and to help staff members build on their strengths and develop new skills.

Inspiring

Respect

We expect every member of the Celestyal Cruises family to appreciate his or her coworkers and our guests and to treat each of them with consideration, courtesy and kindness.

Rewarding

Rewards

We provide rewards based on specific and measureable objectives through effective performance management. We pay competitive salaries to attract and retain the best people in the industry.

Team Work

Teamwork

We expect every member of staff to work cooperatively with others, both on his or her own team and with all other teams.

Team Work

Trust

Reliance on integrity and transparency in all dealings. Having confidence and hope. Maintaining confidentiality where needed.

Development

We pay competitive salaries to attract and retain the best people in the industry both on board our ships and in our offices. We also provide bonuses to employees who distinguish themselves with enthusiastic teamwork of the highest quality. Are you an innovator and a leader, an imaginative problem-solver? Yes? Then you belong at Celestyal.

Compensation

We are seeking to attract, maintain and develop talented employees to create a family environment at our company one where you’re committed to your own growth and development and in the overall growth and development of Celestyal Cruises. We believe the further you advance in your career with Celestyal, the more you’ll contribute to the growth of our company. As such, we provide you with the best performance management in the industry and with specific, measurable objectives to help you develop and progress in your role with us. We want to see you succeed!

Rewards

Recognizing and appraising the engagement, commitment and hard work is one of Celestyal Cruises’ fundamental priorities and core to the positive employee experience we provide. We have therefore established an award process wherein our staff members are rewarded for their outstanding performance.

Working at Celestyal is a Pleasure!

We provide the vacation of a lifetime to people of more than 140 nationalities who are looking to be different and live the authentic in each of the magical regions in which we sail. Our passengers feel like royalty when they sail with us and this is because everyone who works for us loves what he or she does and treats each and every passenger as a personal guest. To achieve this, we want you to enjoy being on our ships as much as our passengers do: the positive employee experience we create results, in a once-in-a-lifetime experience for our guests.

Start Your Career with Celestyal

Celestyal Cruises doesn’t want you to apply for a job, we want you to apply for a career, one of the most satisfying imaginable. We’re always looking for great people. Looking to be different and live the authentic with one of the world’s best cruise lines? Bring your enthusiasm, your skills and your talent and join us!

Employment On Shore

We have stellar land-based opportunities at our offices in Piraeus, Greece, the birthplace of the Greek cruise industry. Our enthusiastic, imaginative and motivated on-shore team works tirelessly to build our brand and burnish our reputation. If your expertise is Marine, Shipping, Technical, Marketing, Sales, MIS, HR we have a place for you in one of the best work environments in Europe. .


To apply please send your CV in English language only.


Οur Internship Program

The Celestyal Cruises Internship Program: Today’s Interns, Tomorrow’s Leaders


The Celestyal Cruises Internship Program provides you with a unique opportunity to get ready to do business in the real world.


The objective of the program is to recognize talent while empowering interns to develop and hone both their business and their soft skills-if you’re a highly-motivated university student, you should apply. The program is a great chance for you to work with the best professionals in the cruise industry and garner real experience at one of the industry’s best organizations, one where the core competencies and values our people possess are as important as their qualifications.


We are looking for energetic and talented internship students who share our passion! For more information, please contact recruitment@celestyalcruises.gr.



Start Your Career with Celestyal

Celestyal Cruises doesn’t want you to apply for a job, we want you to apply for a career, one of the most satisfying imaginable. We’re always looking for great people. Looking to be different and live the authentic with one of the world’s best cruise lines? Bring your enthusiasm, your skills and your talent and join us!

Employment On Board

A sea of opportunities awaits you when you sail with Celestyal Cruises. Our positive employee experience comprises spectacular destinations, the opportunity to work with a stellar group of people from a variety of cultures who love what they do, management recognition and support and the chance to build your career with us. Why wait? Set sail with Celestyal!


For our latest offshore opportunities please feel free to contact us at: crewrecruitment@celestyalcruises.gr.

Awards

WHEN YOU STRIVE TO BE DIFFERENT, IT SHOWS:

2016

  • Best Value For Money Cruise Line of 2016
  • “Cruise Line Revelation”, Excellence Awards, Cartagena, Spain
  • Silver for “Change Management”, at HR Excellence Awards
  • Silver for “Total Reward Management System” , HR Excellence Awards
  • Gold for “Cultural Tourism”, Tourism Awards Greece
  • Silver for “Touristic Development/Contribution to National or Local Economy”, Tourism Awards Greece
  • Bronze for “Selection, Rewarding & Development of Employees”, Tourism Awards Greece
  • Finalist for “Continuous Enrichment, On Board and Ashore”, Wave Awards, London
  • Third Place, Cruise Critic Choice Award, London

2015

  • Best Communication Strategy, nautical Efkranti Awards
  • Gold Award for “Cruises-Themed Events”, Tourism Awards Greece
  • Bronze Award for “Contribution to the National Economy”, Tourism Awards Greece
  • Bronze Award for “Contribution to Local Economies-New Destinations”, Tourism Awards Greece
  • Silver for “Change Management”, HR Community Awards
  • Silver for “Performance & Compensation Management”, HR Community Awards
  • Silver for “Motivational & Benefit Policy” HR Community Awards
  • Silver for “Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)” HR Community Awards
  • Sliver for “Best Human Resources Department”, HR Community Awards
  • GOLD for “Best Change Management Strategy / Initiative”, Boussias Awards
  • SILVER for “ Best HR Cross-Βorder Practices”, Boussias Awards
  • SILVER for “Most Effective Total Reward Strategy”, Boussias Awards
  • BRONZE for “Excellence in Workplace Well-being”, Boussias Awards
  • HONORABLE distinction for “ Excellence in Performance Management Strategy”, Boussias Awards

Awards & Recognitions

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