About Us

American Cruise Lines is the premium source for small boat river cruises within the United States. We operate a fleet of eight luxury cruise ships that bring passengers to the greatest destinations along the inland waterways and rivers of the East Coast, Pacific Northwest, Mississippi, and Alaska. With each of our ships holding no more than 150 passengers, our guests receive a more intimate travel setting which allows us to offer a more personal service. Our shipboard staff includes some of the best professionals in the hospitality field and they pride themselves on providing outstanding customer service. Through the support they receive from our corporate office, our shipboard staff is able to ensure our passengers have an enjoyable time while onboard. Our motto is simple- Small Ship Cruising Done Perfectly.

American Cruise Lines is growing and we are always willing to hire hardworking, passionate people to join both our shipboard and our corporate staff. Whether you are stationed on land or sea, our company will provide you with a rewarding work experience.

Benefits of Working With Us

  • Collaborative and friendly workplace atmosphere both onboard our ships and in our corporate offices

  • Competitive salaries based on experience combined with paid vacation time, medical benefits, and 401k programs

  • Extensive pre-employment training from experienced professionals in their specific field

  • Upward mobility- ample career advancement opportunities

  • Travel throughout the United States and visit some of our greatest cities with few expenses

  • Excellent learning environment for a career in hospitality, restaurant, or maritime industries

General Employment Information:

  • All applicants must have a college degree and relevant work experience

  • Shipboard applicants must be able to legally work in the U.S.

  • Per U.S. Coast Guard Regulations, all shipboard positions require pre-employment, random, and reasonable cause alcohol and drug testing

  • Physical demands: All shipboard positions can be physically demanding. Repetitive motion, bending, climbing, and some heavy lifting are requirements of several positions.

  • Uniform & Grooming Standards: American Cruise Lines has a uniform policy that all crew members must follow. We feel that your attire and personal grooming should reflect a positive and professional image.