RIVER - Trainee Galley (Chef)


If you have always dreamed of combining your love for travel with starting your career, then Viking is a great fit.

Now is the time to join the new Viking Training to start training for one of our onboard river positions.

If you have the Viking attitude but lack cruise or hospitality experience we are still interested in working with you. Your attitude is most important. Everything else comes from the Viking Training.


During the training, you learn more about the position and what it is like to work onboard one of our river ships. Training programs can be completed in 2-5 weeks. Upon completion, Viking will consider you for the position for which you were trained.


 RIVER – Trainee Galley (Chef or Utility)

  • English knowledge (A2)
  • An open-minded, passionate personality
  • Eager to learn
  • Able to deal with physical workload
  • Able to deal with a high level of stress
  • Preferably has worked as Utility and/or understands the kitchen


CONTRACT: Trainee contract; training expenses will be covered by Viking

“As for conditions — in terms of contracts, special benefits and vacations during the season — Viking is far above average within the industry.”

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