Food Storekeeper


Major cruise line is now searching for Food Storekeepers. Food Storekeepers work closely with the Food & Beverage Provision Master, assisting the latter in maintaining the quality and quantity control of all food-related inventory, as well as in ordering, receiving, loading, storing, and issuing all food products. Additional responsibilities include maintaining all storerooms according to USPH guidelines and regulations; monitoring the proper temperature in all storerooms; and providing assistance to the Inventory Master. Basic education, proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, and a minimum of three years of experience as a storekeeper in a reputable hotel or at a comparable establishment that stores a high volume of merchandise is required for this position.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

* Responsible for assisting the F&B Provision Master in safekeeping and the issuance of food products.

* Responsible for assisting the F&B Provision Master in maintaining all Food storerooms clean and in compliance with USPH regulations and guidelines.

* Participates in the loading and storing process of all food inventoried items.

* Ensures segregation of goods based on pick lists provided by the F&B Provision Master

* Disburses merchandise from the storerooms following the pick-up times established in the Internal Requisitioning Timetable for Food Department.

* Responsible for assisting the F&B Provision Master in maintaining proper rotation of merchandise using FIFO (first in – first out) procedures and for monitoring shelf-live of all Food Products.

* Responsible for monitoring proper temperatures of all Food storerooms.

* Responsible for reporting to the F&B Provision Master the spoilage and breakage of inventoried items.

* Responsible for executing additional responsibilities assigned by F&B Provision Master and/or the Inventory Manager concerning the cleanliness and sanitation procedures for USPH.

* Responsible for taking the necessary precautions actions to avoid bodily injuries and/or damages to company’s property when using chemical and cleaning material.

* Assists the Inventory Manager with assigned duties required by the day-to-day operations of the Inventory Organization.

* Comply with all corporate standards and procedures as they relate to the entire Azamara fleet.

* Follow ship’s rules and regulations as stipulated in the Employee Handbook and respect all Senior Ranking Officers and fellow staff.

* Attend and participate in all mandatory lifeboat safety drills on embarkation days and any other port days as scheduled by the Master.

* Performs related duties as required. This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the shipboard employee occupying this position. Shipboard employees will be required to perform any other job-related duties assigned by their supervisor or management.


* At least 3 years experience as storekeeper at a reputable hotel, or at comparable firm that stores
high volume of merchandise.

* Computer knowledge; proficient in Microsoft Office applications.

* Awareness of product specifications.

* Ability to work independently to, quickly and accurately.

* Experience working with cash registers and/or related computerized systems.

* Ability to perform basic math functions with regard to calculating tips, discounts and percentages.

* Ability to apply customer service skills when interacting with guests and coworkers.

* Completion of high school or basic education equivalency preferred.

* Ability to speak additional languages such as Spanish, French, German, Italian, or Portuguese is preferred.