American Queen Steamboat Co.
The Band Member is responsible for playing one instrument or a variety of instruments with the purpose of entertaining others; compose original music or perform covers for an audience. Participate in bands, orchestras, choirs, or play independently.
Duties & Responsibilities
Assist in the dockside/hotel check-in process.
Participate in greeting and welcoming of our guests in onboard embarkation.
Perform in all onboard production shows.
Cleanliness and up keep of all entertainment areas.
Host any onboard activities as scheduled.
Perform at any/all entertainment venues as scheduled, (including providing sheet music and scheduling rehearsal with the accompanist).
Participate in rehearsals as the Band Leader or Entertainment Director see fit.
Participating in weekly fire and abandon ship drills.
Ensure behavior and performance supports the company’s Mission
Follow company values in responding to others in work situations
Meet “standards for service” behaviors
Use recovery steps to respond to others who are dissatisfied
Make hospitality standards an important part of day-to-day duties
Be a STEAM System example for others
Minimum Qualifications & Requirements
HS Diploma or Equivalent Require
Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred or an equivalent of experience
Professional Certification(s) or License:
Valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) – if applicable, and/or ability to obtain and maintain
Copy of DD214, if Veteran status
Skills & Abilities:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; must be fluent in English
Ability to interact with individuals at all levels in a pleasant and professional manner
Proficiency with MS Office applications
Ability to train and supervise employees
Logically and independently plan, organize and complete work assignments
Must maintain a neat, clean and professional appearance
At least 4 years of experience in position with similar duties and responsibilities
Cruise industry experience preferred
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Submit to and pass alcohol and drug tests as mandated by the USCG including but not limited to pre-employment, random, reasonable suspicion and post-accident/incident testing.
The majority of work is performed in a Marine environment in both indoor and outdoor conditions with exposure to various temperatures and weather conditions, along with a moderate to loud noise level.
The Marine operation is subject to varied wake and motion.
Positions both live and work onboard a vessel, on a rotational basis for consecutive port-to-port voyages during the regular season.
Ability to stand and walk on nearly a constant basis; ability to work long hours each day
Ability to bend, rotate and reach frequently
Ability to carry, push/pull and/or lift materials weighing upwards of 40 lbs
Ascending/descending stairs or ladders safely
Ability to manipulate/handle/grip materials required to perform job
Ability to maneuver through/in/around small and/or confined areas within the vessel
Must be able to maintain both static and dynamic standing balance to complete various duties associated with job
Must be capable of performing emergency duties as listed in the vessel’s station bill
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
American Queen Steamboat Co.