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Work experience

Apr 2010Dec 2014


Seabourn Cruise Line

Managing one of several bars on board vessel.

Providing a beverage service according to company specifications.

Responsible for immediate supervision of all bar waiters,deck stewards assigned to their areas.

Maintaining effective cost control.

Punctual,dedicated,team player and supportive of co-workers.

Ensuring all public health guidelines is adhered to.

Relating all guest queries to senior management.

Keeping abreast of all new mixology trends.

Having a great knowledge of international wines and spirits.

Attending all safety and security meetings.

Feb 2008Oct 2008


Silversea Cruise Line

- Reported directly to Bar  Manager

- Supervised and monitored the performance of a team of bar waiters and  bar Utility

- Responsible for on-the-job day-to-day training of bar waiters  covering all aspects of beverage service and makes sure that all beverage team members perform up to the standards of service set by the cruise line

- Worked directly with the subordinate bar personnel and would assist both bartenders and bar servers/ waiters in various bars and beverage outlets throughout the cruise ship during peak hours

- Monitored work assignments, side jobs and hours off for assigned bar staff

- Ensured that subordinate bar staff are well groomed and in proper uniform when reporting for duty

- Makes sure that all costs are minimized and within the limits set by the Bar Manager

- Ensures that the highest quality of spirits, beer and non-alchoholic baverages are offered to passengers all the time


Physically fit with the ability to work in remote locations.

Strong initiative and team focus.

Proven ability to work effectively as part of a team or individually.

Strong problem solving,analytical and lateral thinking skills.

Skilled in adapting effectively to new situations/tasks meeting deadlines.

Highly developed interpersonal skills relating effectively to people from diverse cultural backgrounds.

Excellent communication skills with the ability to consult with people at all levels.


Feb 2014Feb 2014

Basic Offshore Survival Firefighting,First Aid,H.U.E.T.

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Sep 2013Sep 2013

Crowd Management Certificate

Seabourn Cruise Line
Sep 2013Sep 2013

Security Awareness

Seabourn Cruise Line
May 2004May 2004

Personal Survival Techniques

Sealife Crewing Services LTD.
Jan 1994Dec 1998

High Scool Certificate

Pacaltsdorp Senior Secondary School

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Ms.Samantha Hurley

Recruiting agent for Seabourn Cruise Line and Silversea Cruise Line.

[email protected]

TEL: 27  73 295 4751

Mr.Victor Kirkbride

Bar Manager at Seabourn Cruise Line

[email protected]