COLUMBIA Cruise Services GmbH & Co. KG (CCS), affiliated to the COLUMBIA Group, is a Hamburg-based company founded in 2014. The Cypriot predecessor, the “COLUMBIA Cruise Group” looks back on a history of 30 years within the maritime leisure industry.

Due to our continuous fleet expansion, we are looking for the right individual to strengthen and complement our Hamburg based team.

Tasks:

  • You will establish a trustful co-operation with vessels’ commands and team work with all relevant shore based departments and become the focal point of contact for all vessel related issues
  • You will monitor and maintain the performance and condition of allocated vessels. This includes the follow-up on internal and external inspections
  • With ship inspections, repairs and dry-dockings you will ensure that your entrusted vessel is operated according to highest international standards and customer requirements
  • Budget preparation and control
  • You will prepare reports for in- and external recipients on vessels’ condition and performance

Profile:

  • You hold a college or university degree in a shipping related subject
  • A minimum of two years work experience in shipping, shipbuilding or marine engineering is required
  • You are a good communicator with teamwork and decision-making abilities
  • You are able to adopt broad knowledge of international rules and regulations and of industry guidelines and recommendations
  • Computer literacy is essential for the successful accomplishment of tasks
  • Excellent command of the English language

If you meet above criteria and believe you are the right individual to join our team, please send your application, preferably by e-mail stating your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to: shorejobs@csm-d.com

COLUMBIA Cruise Services GmbH & Co. KG (CCS), affiliated to the COLUMBIA Group, is a Hamburg-based company founded in 2014. The Cypriot predecessor, the “COLUMBIA Cruise Group” looks back on a history of 30 years within the maritime leisure industry.

Due to our continuous fleet expansion, we are looking for the right individual to strengthen and complement our Hamburg based team.

 

Your tasks:

• Technical support to our fleet, permanent communication and periodic inspection of ships
• Responsibility for the safe and economic operation of the ship assigned
• Purchase budget- and cost control
• Assist the Technical Superintendent in scheduling repairs and dry-docking to ensure that vessels are fully certified according to international standards and requirements
• Further development, monitoring and compliance with budget allowance
• Work in accordance with the established quality standards (ISM)

Your profile:

• University or college degree in marine engineering field or equivalent education
• At least two years work experience as Engineer, preferably on a passenger vessel
• Practical experience of ship operation
• Good communication-, teamwork- and decision-making ability
• Good command of English written and spoken as well the current IT-standard software
• Good command of German

 

If you meet above criteria and believe you are the right individual to join our team, please send your application, preferably by e-mail stating your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to: shorejobs@csm-d.com.

COLUMBIA Cruise Services GmbH & Co. KG (CCS), affiliated to the COLUMBIA Group, is a Hamburg-based company founded in 2014. The Cypriot predecessor, the “COLUMBIA Cruise Group” looks back on a history of 30 years within the maritime leisure industry.

Due to our continuous fleet expansion, we are looking for the right individual to strengthen and complement our Hamburg based team.

Tasks:

  • Determine operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering information; evaluating output requirements;
  • Analysing business requirements; construct workflows; studying existing system capabilities and document specifications for improvement;
  • Improve systems by studying current practices; designing modifications required by the business;
  • Work in close relationship with the management in defining the respective project scopes, budget, and roadmaps;
  • Engage in client related IT projects, and continuously liaise with Group IT and other IT-related entities, also on board, in order to identify needs and opportunities for the Cruise division;
  • Define project requirements and elements; form project teams; establish project budget proposals to the management with 3rd parties;
  • Provide information on projects’ progress by tracking activity; recommending actions for resolving problems;
  • Prepare technical reports by collecting, analysing, and summarizing information and trends where applicable;
  • Recommend controls by identifying problems, improve IT procedures, maintain system documentation;
  • Maintaining and coordinating support activities within the company and with 3rd party entities, liaise with the training department on content creation;
  • Facilitate knowledge sharing to ensure continuously learning and upskilling;
  • Execute special tasks and projects in accordance with direct instructions of superior;
  • Available to travel, ideally also to work for other group companies abroad on a project basis, when offered by the company;
  • The IT Business Analyst/Systems reports to the Top Management of CCS as well as to the Group Head of IT.

Profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent degree;
  • Minimum two (2) years relevant work experience in relevant field (IT/Project Management), ideally in an international maritime/ ship management environment;
  • Experience in managing international projects with clients and in-house companies as well as 3rd parties;
  • Interested in learning new skills and technologies in a challenging international IT environment;
  • Experience in complex IT architectures and concepts like O365, ERP, BI;
  • Basic software development lifecycle knowledge, skills in software requirements and in analysing information;
  • Good analysing and consultancy skills;
  • Strong project management skills;
  • Good communication and team working skills;
  • Fluent in German and English language.

If you meet above criteria and believe you are the right individual to join our team, please send your application, preferably by e-mail stating your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to: shorejobs@csm-d.com.

COLUMBIA Cruise Services GmbH & Co. KG (CCS), affiliated to the COLUMBIA Group, is a Hamburg-based company founded in 2014. The Cypriot predecessor, the “COLUMBIA Cruise Group” looks back on a history of 30 years within the maritime leisure industry.

Due to our continuous fleet expansion, we are looking for the right individual to strengthen and complement our Hamburg based team.

Tasks:

  • Supporting the Masters in applying bridge procedures and occupational safety standards in line with regulatory and Company policies;
  • Monitoring validity of the vessels certification and ensuring readiness for third party inspections at any time;
  • Conducting regular Marine & Safety inspections and Internal Audits ensuring that the Company Management System, policies, standards and procedures are effectively implemented on allocated vessels;
  • Liaising and follow up with all parties to ensure that issues raised during vessels’ inspections and audits have been followed up and dealt with;
  • Reviewing HSE Committee meetings and encouraging a robust occupational health and safety culture as well as environmental awareness within the fleet;
  • Supporting the fleet with preparation and execution of emergency exercises and drills;
  • Participating in Risk Management processes;
  • Participating in investigation of incidents, accidents and hazardous occurrences;
  • Monitoring the follow up and implementation of the preventive and corrective actions.

Profile:

  • Minimum two years in position of Master or Senior Deck Officer on a passenger and / or expedition cruise vessel;
  • Good practical knowledge of the cruise and / or expedition sector of the industry;
  • Good knowledge of international rules and regulations as well as industry guidelines and recommendations;
  • Good leadership, controlling and communication skills as well as the ability to work within a team;
  • Excellent command of the English language.

If you meet above criteria and believe you are the right individual to join our team, please send your application, preferably by e-mail stating your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to: shorejobs@csm-d.com.

COLUMBIA Cruise Services GmbH & Co. KG (CCS), affiliated to the COLUMBIA Group, is a Hamburg-based company founded in 2014. The Cypriot predecessor, the “COLUMBIA Cruise Group” looks back on a history of 30 years within the maritime leisure industry.

Due to our continuous fleet expansion, we are looking for the right individual to strengthen and complement our Hamburg based Hotel Operations Team.

Your tasks:

  • Supervise the on-board operations to achieve Company and international standards for Health and Hygiene in compliance with HACCP, EU-SHIPSAN, US Vessel Sanitation Program, and other applicable rules and regulations;
  • Review COVID-19-related industry guidance and regulations and apply new regulations and programs fleet-wide, as applicable;
  • Schedule, conduct / arrange and document trainings for the entire fleet on applicable port health rules and regulations, and any other job related training, as required;
  • Ensure compliant documentation and maintain records of health & hygiene procedures;
  • Ensure readiness of the fleet for Port, Flag, and other inspections at any time;
  • Provide technical support in design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of hygiene and sanitation programs;
  • Provide fleet-wide supervision of the Integrated Pest Management plans in cooperation with the respective contractor;
  • Monitor Water Safety procedures for air conditioning, potable water and recreational water facilities;
  • Maintain and constantly monitor the Outbreak Prevention and Control (Plan);
  • Responsible for updating and maintaining all health & hygiene related manuals and procedures;
  • Ensure proper procedures for the on-board use of chemicals and maintenance of MSDS;
  • Participate in projects as assigned.

Your profile:

  • An industry-related education (e.g. Public Health);
  • A minimum two years’ work experience in the public health sector, such as disease control, food safety and or water safety;
  • Experiences as Sanitation Officer or Health & Hygiene Officer on board a cruise vessel are of advantage;
  • Profound knowledge of HACCP, US Vessel Sanitation Program, EU-SHIPSAN and Marpol regulations;
  • Willingness to travel;
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • Convincing communication and presentation skills;
  • Capability to work autonomously, but keeping the overall Company goals in mind;
  • Excellent command of English (written and spoken), German skills an advantage;
  • A team-player, supporting interactions with colleagues from other departments and various stakeholders;
  • The ability to perform under pressure and enjoying the interaction with clients complete your profile.

What we offer:

  • A diversified and challenging working field in an emerging company within the Cruise Industry
  • An international and highly motivated team combined with a pleasant working atmosphere
  • A working environment at the heart of Hamburg, directly located at the river Elbe
  • Common market compensations

 

If you meet above criteria and believe you are the right individual to join our team, please send your application by e-mail stating your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to: shorejobs@csm-d.com

COLUMBIA Cruise Services GmbH & Co. KG (CCS), affiliated to the COLUMBIA Group, is a Hamburg-based company founded in 2015. The Cypriot predecessor, the “COLUMBIA Cruise Group” looks back on a history of 30 years within the maritime leisure industry.

Due to our continuous fleet expansion, we are looking for the right individual to strengthen and complement our Hamburg based team.

Your tasks:

  • Development/implementation of commercial budget control within the commercial department for Crewing, Hotel Operations and Bunker & Port Operations as well as Technical, in close cooperation with the Commercial Manager and the Line Managers in charge;
  • Constantly liaise with operational departments’ Line Managers regarding budget control, in close cooperation with the Commercial Manager;
  • Constantly liaise with Head of Accounts regarding funds control, in close cooperation with the Commercial Manager;
  • Commercial Manager’s proxy in times of his/her absence;
  • Assisting Commercial Manager in timely preparation of financial reports, including checking for correctness;
  • Preparation of quarterly reports and submission to Commercial Manager for feedback and final approval;
  • Assisting Commercial Manager in controlling and monitoring the vessel’s budgets;
  • Supporting Commercial Manager in Capex Project Cost Control and Funds Management;
  • Providing support in preparing budget proposals/management proposals;
  • Assisting in commercial reporting and presentation preparation for internal and Client Meetings;
  • Run support, report malfunctions and propose developments for commercial related IT systems/applications;
  • Conducting training to new employees on software systems;
  • Providing on the job training to Purchasing Officers;
  • Maintain commercial KPIs records;
  • Executing special tasks and projects in accordance with direct instructions of the Commercial Manager.

Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field;
  • Minimum two years work experience in the relevant field (Commercial/Controlling), ideally in ship management;
  • Budget-orientated way of working, cost-consciousness;
  • Good analyzing skills, good communicator;
  • Very good MS Office skills;
  • Reporting tool experience;
  • Leadership skills;
  • Team player;
  • Very good command of the English language;
  • Very good command of the German language.

What we offer:

  • A diversified and challenging working field in an emerging company within the Cruise Industry;
  • An international and highly motivated team combined with a pleasant working atmosphere;
  • A working environment at the heart of Hamburg, directly located at the river Elbe;
  • Common market compensations.

If you meet above criteria and believe you are the right individual to join our team, please send your application by e-mail stating your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to: shorejobs@csm-d.com.

COLUMBIA Cruise Services GmbH & Co. KG (CCS), affiliated to the COLUMBIA Group, is a Hamburg-based company founded in 2014. The Cypriot predecessor, the “COLUMBIA Cruise Group” looks back on a history of 30 years within the maritime leisure industry.

Due to our continuous fleet expansion, we are looking for the right individual to strengthen and complement our Hamburg based Hotel Operations Team.

Your tasks:

  • Supervise, support and direct the shipboard culinary teams, as assigned by the Corporate Chef;
  • Develop and maintain galley operational manuals, menu cycles, recipe standards and operation procedures and ensure the compliance of the on-board operations at any time;
  • Supervise the on-board operations to achieve the Company standards for Health and Hygiene in compliance with HACCP, EU-SHIPSAN, US Vessel Sanitation Program and other applicable rules and regulations due to regular on-board presence;
  • Ensure a compliant documentation and log-keeping of health & hygiene procedures and trainings;
  • Conduct on-site quality audits, reviews and trainings;
  • Cooperate with the Hotel Purchasing team to optimize the purchasing cycle to strive for the highest cost-efficiency for our clients;
  • Budget control;
  • Interview potential candidates for the culinary team on-board;
  • Encourage CCS internal development paths for ambitioned and talented culinary on-board team members within CCS;
  • Act as on-site backup for critical positions, if necessary;
  • Ensure culinary guest satisfaction in accordance to the desired service standards, set by our clients;
  • Fleet-wide responsibility for the galley equipment status and purchase standards;
  • Participation in projects assigned.

Your profile:

  • Degree in Culinary Arts from a recognized institution or comparable on-the-job experience (e.g. apprenticeship with continuous self-education);
  • Minimum 5 year’s leadership experience in culinary arts in hotels and/or preferably on board cruise vessels;
  • Must be well-versed in modern and classical cooking techniques and simultaneously be innovative, having a pulse on current culinary trends;
  • Strong understanding and high proficiency related to food cost and general P&L principles and forms, proficient in operating cost control activities;
  • Proficient in training, supervising and evaluating employees;
  • Profound knowledge of HACCP, US Vessel Sanitation Program, EU-Shipsan and Marpol regulations;
  • Willingness to travel;
  • Convincing communication skills – interact tactfully and effectively with staff, management and customers;
  • Capability to work autonomously, but keeping the overall Company goals in mind;
  • Advanced culinary skills, with an outgoing personality and the ability to interact with different cultures;
  • Excellent command of English (written and spoken), German skills as of advantage;
  • A team-player, supporting interaction with colleagues of other departments and partner companies;
  • The ability to perform under pressure, “hands on” and flexible complete your profile.

What we offer:

  • A diversified and challenging working field in an emerging company within the Cruise Industry;
  • An international and highly motivated team combined with a pleasant working atmosphere;
  • A working environment at the heart of Hamburg, directly located at the river Elbe;
  • Common market compensations.

If you meet above criteria and believe you are the right individual to join our team, please send your application by e-mail stating your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to: shorejobs@csm-d.com.

We are looking for a Staff Captain (f/m) for our passenger vessels. If you are interested in COLUMBIA and believe you can contribute to our success you should at least fulfil the following job requirements:
COLUMBIA is offering you:

  • Support in your career expectations
  • Cooperative and trustful employer-employee relationship
  • Assist you in obtaining all necessary certificates
  • Safe and healthy working environment
  • Coordinate your needs with the requirements of the vessels operation
  • Work in a young and diversified international team

We would appreciate to receive your application including your personal vita with all references of employers, completed trainings and certificates as well as a photo to personnel@columbia-cs.com

We are looking for a Reefer Engineer (m/f/d) for one of our passenger vessel. If you are interested in COLUMBIA and believe you can contribute to our success you should at least fulfil the following job requirements:

  • Maintenance and repair of the ship’s HVAC equipment/ system, domestic refrigeration plant, ventilation, cooling, freezing, provision equipment, all air conditioning throughout the vessel
  • Monitor the consumption of refrigerants
  • Responsible for duties distribution and training of subordinate Refrigeration Technicians

COLUMBIA is offering you:

  • Support in your career expectations
  • Cooperative and trustful employer-employee relationship
  • Assist you in obtaining all necessary certificates
  • Safe and healthy working environment
  • Coordinate your needs with the requirements of the vessels operation
  • Work in a young and diversified international team

We would appreciate to receive your application including your personal vita with all references of employers, completed trainings and certificates as well as a photo to personnel@columbia-cs.com

We are looking for German/English speaking nurses (m/f/d).

Qualifications:

  • Certificate of Competency as Nurse
  • General medical knowledge
  • Fluent in German and English;
  • At least 3 years of professional experience
  • Including at least 6 months in the emergency room / Intensive Care Unit (intensive care and respiratory / defibrillators)
  • gypsum experience
  • Valid medical fitness certificate
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) Certificate issued latest 2 years ago
  • Knowledge in surgical wound and trauma care as well as immobilization
  • Vaccination: Yellow Fever, Hepatitis A & B, MMRV
  • Concentrated and accurate way of working
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office/Outlook

We would appreciate to receive your application including your personal data, sea service records, completed trainings and certificates / licenses as well as your most convenient assignment date to: personnel@columbia-cs.com

We are looking for German speaking nurses (m/f/d).
If you are interested in COLUMBIA and believe you can contribute to our success you should at least:

  • Experience in the rank you are applying for
  • Good command of the German and English language, both written and spoken
  • Intercultural competence
  • Be highly motivated and willing to take responsibilities
  • Team player
  • Good attitude, willingness to learn

COLUMBIA is offering you:

  • Competitive wages
  • Young and diversified fleet
  • Safe and healthy working environment
  • Timely relieves
  • Career enhancement program
  • Open and trustful employer-employee relationship

We would appreciate to receive your application including your personal data, sea service records, completed trainings and certificates / licenses as well as your most convenient assignment date to: personnel@columbia-cs.com