Holland America Line hires both part-time and full-time Registered Nurses. Part-time (PT) RNs generally sail 2 – 3 weeks at a time, although contracts may be longer by mutual agreement. Full-time (FT) Registered Nurses agree to work a minimumof 180 days per year,3 months on, 3 months off.

This IS NOT a job posting for immediate employment, please send us your resume to be considered for employment when there is vacant position.


Currently the cruise line is employing Registered Nurses based on the following criteria:

- Current unlimited registered nurse licensure and residence in the US, Canada, Great Britain, New Zealand or South Africa
- Current (U.S.) Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification or equivalent
- Current valid, unrestricted passport
- A minimum of 3 years of recent (within 5 years) emergency room, ICU/CCU or critical care transport nursing (direct patient care) experience required