Life onboard

Life as a crew member aboard one of our ships is a unique and unforgettable experience, it is not just a job but a way of life. We credit our success to our highly experienced and skilled crew members. Our ship positions are comprised of Hotel, Deck and Engine departments. Whilst it can take some getting used to when you first arrive, it becomes a work environment where people thrive!

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When you start a contract aboard a Silversea ship, we want to make it the best possible experience for you. Included in your employment are the following:

We offer our crew unique opportunities to develop personally and professionally by providing ongoing training and development whilst recognizing and rewarding employees that go above and beyond their call of duty.

Silversea employees working aboard our ships come from many different countries around the world, we encourage a high performing diverse working environment and are proud of the way our crew members come together to create a harmonious environment. We at Silversea are committed to ensuring that equal employment and promotion opportunities are offered to qualified candidates. We confirm our commitment to equality in all areas of employment. All candidates and employees will be treated in a fair and equal manner regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, sexuality, gender identity or expression or marital status.

Employee Testimonial

Silversea has nurtured me with the training onboard; I am proud to stand anywhere and say that I work for Silversea!

Captain Michele Macarone PalmieriItaly

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Silversea has given me the opportunity for career progression and the pleasure of working in this amazing role! I work hard but am paid to travel the world which is fantastic!

Executive Sous Chef Ricardo MacarayanPhilippines

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