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Who is Flagship Amsterdam?
Flagship Amsterdam is a young dynamic company that provides canal cruises on luxury open boats in the canals of Amsterdam. In 2017, three young entrepreneurs met on the canals of Amsterdam. They all had their own business and decided to start working together, with the aim of becoming the best canal cruise company in Amsterdam! Today, two and a half years later, Flagship Amsterdam is rated at the second-best Day Cruise in the World by TripAdvisor, we have more than 150+ colleagues working with us and have the privilege to connect with customers from all over the world.

Hostess / Guide / Bartender

We are looking for a local hostess, who wants to welcome our guests and take care of the service on board. You like to show tourists our beautiful city Amsterdam.

You already have experience in the hospitality industry. You understand what guest orientation is and you sincerely like working with tourists. You can deal well with people and you enjoy pampering your guests. You speak at least proper English. A 2rd and / or 4th language is an advantage. In addition, you are representative and socially skilled.

* Receive guests and tourists on board
* Supplying drinks and snacks
* Cleanliness on board is your responsibility (washing, cleaning up)
* Daily checks on board
* Being a host onboard / providing tourist information
* Experience in hospitality/service
* Commercial excellence
* Guest orientation
* Self-reliance & sense of responsibility
* Flexible, enthusiastic, hands-on mentality
* Team player

You are available for work at least two working days per week and three weekends per month.

Skipper / Guide

We are looking for a local skipper who wants to sail national or international guests around in the canals of Amsterdam. You will also tell them something about the beautiful city.

Responsible for the guests and ships safety
Daily sailing on the canals of Amsterdam
Helping getting guests onboard
Keeping the boat clean
Restocking the boat
Telling stories about the city

You have a valid, certification for operating of pleasure crafts (EU)
You have a valid VHF certificate
You have good English language, a second language is an advantage
You have a welcoming, friendly and open attitude and a representative appearance
You have good knowledge of touristy Amsterdam and you have love for the city, or you are prepared to learn it
You are independent and decisive in carrying out the work

You are available for work at least two working days a week and three weekends a month.
You want to work in a flexible schedule in terms of working hours (varying between 9:00 and 00:00 hours)

Want to apply?
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Who are we?

Amsterdam Boat Experience (ABE) is a young boating company in Amsterdam. ABE has been active in private boat rental since 2014 and has grown from 1 to 23 boats in 2 years!

We are a young team and have a vibrant working environment. Together we work with major events such as Amsterdam Light Festival, Amsterdam Gay Pride, King’s Day, Amsterdam Historical Canal Festival and so much more! Aka, the best (side) job in Amsterdam.

ABE offers a great working (outdoor) environment with a competitive salary. More importantly, we offer a pleasant working atmosphere where friendship and team spirit is important.

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Call: +31 (0)20 771 59 30

Office Hours
Every day between
10:00 – 22:00

Our boats cruise in Amsterdam between 09:00 – 22:00

Office Address
Amsterdam Boat Experience
Leliegracht 50D
1015DH  Amsterdam

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