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Resident DJ

Job Description

Onboard Resident Guest Entertainer (RGE) DJ's are committed to entertaining every passenger on every ship, by hosting as MC while performing, reading the crowd appropriately, taking requests graciously, communicating with a smile, and mixing music smartly and creatively. Our DJ's pride themselves on working with all other entertainment staff to ensure the optimum delivery of our product, in any venue onboard.


  • *Demonstrate a congenial attitude and ability to work well with others in a close environment
  • *Provide live DJ performances and musical support onboard as required, including weddings, group functions, and revenue events
  • *Enthusiastically host nightclub, pool deck, piazza/atrium and other venues
  • *Enthusiastically host music-related passenger activities that help promote the DJ and nightclub program
  • *Perform up to 6 hrs per day, 7 days per week, as scheduled by the Music Manager and onboard management
  • *Assist with set-up, break-down, and oversight of the DJ equipment
  • *Enthusiastically participate in required activities including, but not limited to, trainings, drills, safety briefings, meetings, and performances
  • *Demonstrate commitment to Princess Cruises Shared Purpose, Core Values and Cruise Experience


  • *Minimum of 3 years of professional DJ experience, including experience at weddings and/or corporate events as both DJ and MC
  • *Detailed knowledge of popular dance music & trends, current Top 40, and dance styles
  • *Ability to read the crowd, take requests, and play music appropriate to the demographic mix of passengers
  • *Ability to "host" and entertain in a performance setting
  • *Proficiency in the English Language, additional languages a plus
  • *Excellent microphone skills
  • *Knowledge of Pioneer DJ controllers and Serato DJ software
  • *Own PC laptop with Serato DJ software installed
  • *Own extensive commercial music library, properly purchased and licensed for DJ use.

**Applicants must be 21 years old to work on board

**Princess Cruises provides all flights, transfers, and travel accommodations both to and from the ship