Go on a world tour with us!

Your job on board the Phoenix Reisen fleet

Welcome on board – welcome home!

A completely normal working day on board: in the morning a quick look at the Sydney Opera through the porthole, at lunchtime serve culinary experiences in Pichler’s Restaurant and after work explore Bondi Beach. What is your personal crew life like? Find out!

The Phoenix Reisen fleet is characterised by multi-faceted routes, manageable ship sizes, but above all by its crew and personal contact. Just like you, the four ships in the fleet have their own unique character: MS AMADEA, MS AMERA, MS ARTANIA and MS DEUTSCHLAND. With a lot of passion for your job, you won’t just gain a World. Class. Team. but also a second family. Get a first impression of the working and living on board and learn everything about the jobs on board the Phoenix Reisen fleet.

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Phoenix Reisen fleet

the “First Lady” of the seas


Start your journey around the globe on board the legendary German “Traumschiff” MS AMADEA and be part of the crew of the original TV location. Thanks to its pleasantly small size, the AMADEA has “box seats” for a maximum of 600 guests in the world’s most beautiful ports. The AMADEA represents classic cruises at a high level. Belong to a World. Class. Team. and experience the cohesion of a second family on board. Find now your job on board of MS AMADEA.

the “princess”


Carnival in Rio and penguins in Ushuaia: As a new addition to the fleet, the MS AMERA has also been travelling to the most beautiful destinations worldwide since 2019. The culinary variety is not limited to the 4 restaurants and numerous bars and lounges. In Pichler’s Restaurant you even have the chance to meet our culinary director Fritz Pichler on board the AMERA! At special events you regularly contribute to extraordinary experiences, tailored to the respective destination – here every department plays a part! Apply now for a job on board of MS AMERA.

the “elegant globetrotter”


Join the team of Captain Hansen and the “Verrückt nach Meer” crew. With a little luck you will get to know some well-known characters and maybe soon have your own screen debut yourself. With a maximum of 1,200 guests and 510 crew members, ARTANIA creates a family atmosphere and is not only a home for the crew but also for many regular guests. Are you curious? Apply now at sea chefs for a job on board of MS ARTANIA.

MS DEUTSCHLAND – the “floating grand hotel”


Tradition and character on all oceans: The DEUTSCHLAND has been part of the Phoenix Reisen fleet since 2016. With 550 guests and around 290 crew members, it is one of the smaller ships in the fleet – where other ships can only pass by, the DEUTSCHLAND reaches the most dreamlike destinations in the world. With plenty of space for attention and personal freedom, you have the chance to create unforgettable moments. Would you also like to experience #WorldClassMoments? Apply now for a job on board of MS DEUTSCHLAND.

River cruise ships

Experience the event “Rhine in Flames” or dive deep into the interior of southern France. Our Phoenix Reisen crew is not only cruising on the high seas, but also on the most beautiful rivers in Europe. On board the small, modern river ships from Phoenix Reisen, our crew has the chance to immerse themselves in the most beautiful countries and cultures in Europe. You can find out more about our jobs on board river cruise ships here.

Jobs on river cruise ships

Routes and current positions

Discover the most beautiful waterways in the world with us: The small ships in the fleet visit places that many ships cannot reach due to their size. The AMADEA, AMERA, ARTANIA and DEUTSCHLAND travel on the most diverse routes on earth. Would you like to know where your future home at sea is right now? You can see the current position of our ships here:

Current position of the ships


A look behind the scenes

What is real crew spirit? What do the ships look like? And how does it feel to wake up in a different place almost every day? Learn all about working and living as well as the jobs on board the Phoenix Reisen fleet in our video.

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working and living on board of Phoenix Reisen fleet

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the ships of Phoenix Reisen fleet

"To come back on board after a contract is like coming home"

(Isabel, Bar Manager on board the Amera).

What defines your home at sea? A crew that is like a second family. The small ships enable very personal guest contact. Thanks to the individual routes and the atmosphere, many relaxed and grateful regular guests return on board. What is the prerequisite for working on board? Great passion for your job, the willingness to show a lot of commitment in your work, and most importantly: the desire to get to know the most extraordinary countries on earth. Unique experiences and #WorldClassMoments are waiting for you!

Free time on board

Free time ashore

Benefits & services

Jobs on board of Phoenix Reisen fleet

Make your passion become your profession! Every crew member is unique in the sea chefs team! Are you passionate about your job and want to prove it? From Bartender to Bar Manager - from Sous Chef to Executive Chef! Be one of our talents and take the opportunity to advance professionally on board with a lot of dedication! What are you yearning to do? We offer great jobs in the areas of F&B, Hotel, OCEAN SPA, in Shops as well as in numerous special positions.

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If you have any questions about working and living on board, you can reach us from Monday to Friday between 08:00 and 16:30 by means of our free application hotline: 00 800 1155 7788

Feel free to find answers to the most frequently asked questions in our FAQs.


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Would you like to get a taste of life as a crew member? We share the #WorldClassMoments of our crew on board with you on our social media channels! Please note: Travelling is contagious!

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Current vacancies on board of Phoenix Reisen

Every ship is unique!

The possibilities and conditions on board may vary depending on the shipping company or ship. Inquire in advance from the recruiters or on board in the Crew Office about the possibilities on your ship.