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Work on a historic American steamboat in upstate New York

Lake George, NYJob Title: Where Needed.

Work Description: You will be working on a tourist boat on a very calm lake – please be flexible as you may be asked to perform many different tasks as part of your job. You will be assigned a position when you arrive dependent upon your employer’s needs at the time. Most of the positions available are as bus people/runners and servers. Bus people bring food from the Galley to buffet lines, take empty pans back to the galley, take dirty dishes from the pantry to the galley and bring clean dishes back to serving areas. Servers seat customers, instruct on buffet procedures, take beverage orders, remove dirty dishes, serve dessert, clean and reset tables for the next function. You may also work as a food prep working in the kitchen. You are entitled to a free meal during your work break.

Uniform/Dress Code: Employees should be well groomed. It is important that you maintain a neat and clean appearance at all times because you are a reflection of the company. No tattoos, body/facial piercing, or dyed hair is acceptable. A uniform will be required. Please bring black pants/skirts, black shoes, and a white button down collar shirt.

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Salary Per Hour: Bus people earn $5.25 per hour plus tips. Food Preparation workers earn $7.50 per hour.

Work Hours: You should expect to work between 35-40 hours per week.

Accommodation Cost: 75

Accommodation Description: You will be living at a motel in where arrangements have been made so that you can pay $75-$100 per week. There will be lots of other international students staying here. You should expect to share a room with 2-4 other people. You will have to walk or buy a bicycle which you can sell back before you leave. You will have some meals available when you are working. You will be responsible for buying your own food most of the time.

Travel Time From NYC to Job Site: 5 hrs

Approximate Travel Cost: $50

Travel Mode: Bus

Description of Business: The company has been in operation since 1817. It offers a variety of Cruises on their 3 large cruise ships. From 1 hour cruises to the only complete tour of historic and scenic Queen of American Lakes. The company also owns and operates a restaurant and marina. You should be prepared to work at either property.

Description of Area: The lake is located in beautiful upstate New York. It is a tourist community that offers plenty to do including swimming, hiking, boating, dining out, and other fun social activities.

Interested? Here’s the conditions:

This placement is a part of an experimental online Job Fair. You will be interviewed by the manager of this company overĀ  a Skype video link on January 26th, 2010.

Hurry up!

You must to complete the online application, print it, enclose other documents and DELIVER the application packet, including the $50 Application Processing Fee (traveller’s check), to us before January 20th, 2010!

Skype test:

Students from 4 countries will participate in this Job Fair. Everybody will be given a specific time slot for his/her interview. If the employer has trouble hearing you, your interview will be finished. No waiting for you trying to do something about your computer. Do not even think about participating in the interview without a headset. We strongly recommend you to test your connection with us a few days before the interview.

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Comments

4 Responses to “Work on a historic American steamboat in upstate New York”
  1. Elona says:

    Hello!
    Im intersted for this job.I love to live & work in NY ,+ i like soo much the lake!
    Im 26 and i finished for math!

    Thanks!

  2. Ira says:

    hello!
    I’m interested in such kind of job just in NY, but i’d like to know, is there any such kind of program for people who had already graduated the University, or Academy?

    Thanks.

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