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About this role

Job Title:

Disney Cruise Line (Ship Based)

Job Description:

We are currently recruiting for the position Photographer for Disney Cruise Line.

Every day at Disney Cruise Line we take pride in bringing the magic of Disney to life. We find joy in creating cherished memories and form genuine connections with our guests. We hold each other to the highest degree and always act responsibly while ensuring the safety of fellow crew and guests. United by our Disney values, we work toward excellence in all we do. As a part of our team, you can live and work in a diverse and inclusive environment amidst a professional and supportive community. If you are ready to create unforgettable experiences and grow as a person and as a professional, apply today.


• Provide an exceptional Guest experience by setting up, creating,
producing, and selling photographic souvenirs that meet or exceed the
company’s standards of quality.
• Expertise in both photographic skill and the ability to interact with
Guests in a positive and helpful manner to enhance the perception of
their experience in posing for and buying cruise photos.
• Assist in performing inventory management functions and generating
Portrait Studio bookings.
• Shoot photographs of Guests in various natural and studio light
locations in accordance with service standards and location operating
• Take high quality photos in natural, studio, and backdrop settings.
• Ensure every photo generating activity is performed to standards
including set up, during Guest interaction, and tear down.
• Focus on photography sales and conversion. Sell all product offerings
(i.e. images, photobooks, private portrait studio, retail, etc.)
• Manage POS function with sales, return, guest service inquiries.
Manage retail and supply inventory.
• Ensure all camera and related photography equipment is in working
order. Assist if able to correct or report equipment abnormalities to
• Assist in general lab activities (printing, USBs creation, etc.)
• Assist Portrait Studio Photographer in generating private portrait studio
bookings and complete necessary inventory and stock duties.


Minimum Requirements


• Professional photography experience


  • Ship experience preferred
  • Educational qualification in photography or similar


Additional Information:

This is a shipboard role

You must:

  • Be genuinely interested in a career at sea and willing to live and work onboard a Disney Cruise Line vessel
  • Be willing to follow and perform safety role, emergency responsibilities and associated responsibilities as specified in the ship Assembly Plan
  • Be willing to uphold the general safety management responsibilities as specified in the Safety Management System in areas and operations under their control
  • If applicable, be willing to share a confined cabin with other crew members and appreciative of working and living in a multicultural environment that has strict rules and regulations

Your Responsibilities:

  • Have a valid passport and C1/D Seaman’s visa (DCL will provide you with documents to obtain this)
  • Complete a pre-employment medical
  • Obtain a criminal background check
  • Bring approved work shoes

Disney Cruise Line is a drug-free workplace. All new hires are required to undergo drug/alcohol testing within the first week onboard and throughout their contracts. Failure to pass the drug/alcohol testing will result in immediate termination.

About Disney Cruise Line:

A leader in the cruise industry, Disney Cruise Line provides a setting where families can reconnect, adults can recharge and children can experience all the magic that Disney has to offer. Guests can sail out of ports around the world on exciting itineraries to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska and Europe, among others. Aboard the fleet of four ships – the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy and Disney Wish – and Disney’s private island paradises in the Bahamas – Castaway Cay & Lookout Cay, crew members provide guests with unparalleled service, enchanting storytelling and immersive family entertainment that only Disney can deliver.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

Excellent Recruitment is the agency responsible for recruitment on behalf of Disney Cruise Line.

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