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  • Job ID: 12600
  • Rank: Security Guard
  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Joining Date: Sep 30, 2023
  • Type of Vessel: Passenger Ship
  • Engine Details: MAN 9L32/40
  • DWT / GRT: 57600

Position Description:

We are looking for SECURITY GUARD for SAGA cruises!
Embarkation ASAP
Contract 6 months +/-1
Salary in USD/per month worked


Must be with valid C1D visa !

The Security Guard controls points of entry to the ship and the screening process of guests, crew and their luggage. While the ship is in port the Security Guard operates at the Gangway, while on anchor - at the tender docking stations both ashore and on the vessel. The main duties and responsibilites of a cruise ship Security Guard include, but are not limited to:

- Monitors security aboard the ship 24/7 alternating day and night shifts

- Presents to the Chief/Deputy Security Officer the log of activities during the night time hours

- Performs regular safety rounds of public, crew and off-limit areas of the ship

- Conducts frequent security inspections of the crew quarters during his/hers duty hours

- Must be trained in fire prevention and basic fire-fighting techniques and in case of discovering a fire to be able to access properly situation and act accordingly until arrival of the dedicated fire-fighting team

- Must be familliar with the use and location of all safety and security related equipment aboard the vessel

- Must prevent or report to the superior Security Officer any abuse of ship's property or regulations that may occur

- Conducts random and scheduled crew cabin checks, alcohol and illegal drugs test as directed by the Chief Security Officer and the Staff Captain

- While on duty, the Security Guard must be always be alert and ready to take emergency action depending on the situation

- Attends meetings, training activities and courses as required by the cruise line regulations

- Assists the Chief/Deputy Security Officer in basic safety and security training of the rest of the officers, staff and crew aboard the ship

Cruise Ship Security Guard Job Requirements:


  • Experience in the field of Security and firearms handling skills are required

  • Military or/and Police background is preferred

  • Experience in a role of Security Guard aboard ship is a must

  • Very good verbal and written command of the English language

  • Knowledge of other language(s) is a plus

  • Ability to work in mutlicultural environment

V. Group is the leading global maritime agency with a pool of 44,000 active seafarers and approximately 3,000 shore colleagues. We represent in excess of 300 global client businesses who have engaged our management services for around 1,000 vessels.

At V. Group, our ambition is straightforward - to drive the transformation of our industry and to be the leading global provider of marine crew supply/management services.

Our values comprise of ‘five C’s’: we Care, we Collaborate, we Challenge, we are Consistent, and we Commit and Deliver, these values are central to our business and remain embedded in to our service output.

We aim to be an industry leader, challenging the parameters of best practice and shaping the future of Marine Operations.

As a strictly compliant global leader in marine services, V. Group will not request any fees or compensation for our services from seafarers. Please be aware of any illegal recruitment services and crewing representatives attempting to act on our behalf.