• South Sea Cruises Group
  • MV Fiji Princess
  • Nov 21, 2022
Full time Hospitality & Tourism

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Blue Lagoon Cruises, Fiji’s most iconic multi-day cruise operator is currently seeking a CLASS 4 MASTER for our 34-cabin small ship; MV Fiji Princess. Operating 3, 4 and 7-night itineraries from Port Denarau year-round, Blue Lagoon Cruises has been delivering a world class cruise experiences in the beautiful Mamanuca & Yasawa Islands for over 70 years.

This is a live on-board position with the successful candidate reporting directly to the Marine Operations Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Operate and command a cruise ship
  • Managing of staff and crew
  • Ensure safety standards and equipment are maintained
  • Ensure passenger satisfaction and keeping the cruise on schedule
  • May need to meet with guests and handle guest complaints at times
  • Ensure company policy and procedures are followed and maintained


Required Skills and Qualifications

It is desirable that you possess the following:

  • Experienced and competent Mariner
  • Strong Leadership skills and good decision maker
  • Valid Class 4 Master Certificate of Competency and short courses
  • Sound knowledge of the Mamanuca and Yasawa waters
  • Experience on tourist vessels would be an advantage
  • Previous command experience of vessels of 500 GRT and above
  • Disciplined and of sober habits is an important requirement

Opportunities like this do not come up often and if you think you’ve got what it takes, and you want to join a world-renowned brand in Blue Lagoon Cruises showcasing the very best of what Fiji has to offer each and every week then apply now!  

Applications with a detailed CV, copies of references and qualifications to be sent to: The General Manager Operations, South Sea Cruises Limited, PD052, Port Denarau, Nadi or email directly to: no later than Thursday 1st December 2022 at 5.00pm.

Blue Lagoon Cruises is owned and operated by South Sea Cruises Pte Ltd and for more information interested applicants can view the following websites: /

Please note only shortlisted applicants who meet the requirements will be contacted. We however thank everyone in advance for applying.

Job Functions

Boatman /Marine


Hospitality & Tourism



Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only