Waiter/Waitress 2 - Permanent Part-Time
Murray Princess - Mannum
Join an award winning tourism and transport company
Car Parking available


The PS Murray Princess is the largest inland paddle wheeler in the Southern Hemisphere.  Accommodating a maximum of 120 guests and operating 3, 4 and 7 night cruises on the Murray River from Mannum, 87 kilometres from Adelaide, this stunning vessel attracts guests from all over Australia and the world.


About the Role


This permanent position is an integral part of the Murray Princess operation. The position involves all aspects of food and beverage service including set up, service, clearing and clean up. The position also involves cleaning duties in the dining room and galley, setting up of dining room, polishing cutlery, preparing condiments, folding of napkins, guest boarding and cabin housekeeping (bed making, changing linen and cleaning bathrooms) on change over days.


The roster for this role would be 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off therefore availability would be required to work onboard the Murray Princess for this roster period.


This role requires energy, commitment, initiative, teamwork, and multi-skilling and time management.


The Waiter/Waitress will be expected to meet and exceed key performance indicators, whilst displaying a high level of work ethics.


All meals and accommodation when rostered on duty are provided. Transport from Adelaide CBD to Mannum is provided if required.


About You

  • Customer driven
  • Rapport and relationship building
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Initiative
  • Achievement and results driven
  • Self-motivation

Skills, Qualifications & Experience



  • Minimum of 1 year hotel, or restaurant experience
  • Experience in working in a fast paced team to reach goals
  • Guest service experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Organizational and planning skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills


  • Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) 
  • Certificate Qualification in Hospitality
  • Food Safety Certificate

How to Apply


Click APPLY and fill in as much information as you can in the track record section of the application, paying close attention to each question.


We are requesting your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are the best person for this position.


Applications close by 5pm on Friday 1 September 2023 or earlier is a suitable candidate is found.


The Murray Princess is branded Captain Cook Cruises Pty Ltd and is part of the SeaLink Marine and Tourism division within the Kelsian Group - Australia’s largest integrated land and marine, tourism and public transport service provider with established international operations in London and Singapore.


With around 10,000 employees, the Kelsian Group is one of Australia’s most experienced and diverse multi-modal transport businesses operating around 5000 buses, 120 ferries and 24 light rail vehicles, carrying over 207 million customers per year.


Our purpose is to be a world leader in delivering essential journeys through safe and intelligent transport solutions and create brilliant customer experiences.

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