P&O Cruises - Deck Housekeeper
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-FRX-004715

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: 31/08/2020

Employment type: Perm - Full Time

Department: Fleet Resourcing

Working on board P&O Cruises means being part of a tight-knit but truly global team made up of friendly, happy, caring people, and we are looking for a Deck Housekeeper who can lead a team of up to 25 housekeeping staff who together are Guest obsessed and can exceed our guests expectations in the presentation of their cabin and the Guest facilities across the whole ship.


As a Deck Housekeeper you will be responsible for ensuring your team are motivated to deliver the required high levels of cleanliness are met at all times, and that the team are providing our guests with excellent customer service!  This role could be working in our guest accommodation areas, crew areas or overnight.  

You will be a hero of safe and well, and will be held accountable for completing regular audit checks within the department and monitoring policies and procedures to ensure that we are complying with legal requirements.

Are you a great communicator who is able to effectively lead and motivate a team? Are you passionate about delivering excellent customer service? Do you strive to meet and exceed targets?

If so you could be ideally suited to the Deck Housekeeper position!

To join P&O Cruises in this fantastic role you must have the following:

  • Have significant experience in a supervisory/management role in a four or five star hotel, resort or cruise line
  • Work well under pressure, continually strive to improve passenger satisfaction scores and effectively resolve issues or complaints
  • Working knowledge of cleaning procedures and equipment, chemical handling and public health standards.
  • Good command of written and spoken English

It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. With support to help you reach your potential and attractive company benefits we want your career with us to be successful and fun.  Join us on our journey, apply now.

‘Better together’ is one of P&O’s core values. This means we are working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture. As part of our culture difference is valued and our people can be themselves. We welcome applications from everyone because inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.

With new ships on the horizon, we are planning ahead, this means that the role you are applying for is in our Talent Pool. During the recruitment and on boarding process we may not be able to offer an exact start date, but as soon as we do we will let you know and make sure you have plenty of notice and support to get ready for your adventure with us. 

Please note that a Personal Survival Techniques (PST) STCW is a requirement for this role. Further information will be provided should your application should be successful.


The closing date for this job has now passed.