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From MetroTVnews.com in Indonesia: American Cruise Ship Company Seek Labor from Indonesia
Carnival Cruise Lines is recruiting thousands of Indonesian workers to join the cruise ship company from the United States. Because of this, Carnival held a number of job interviews at universities in Indonesia.
It was announced by Robert Upchurch, CEO of CTI Group Worldwide Services, one of the official manning agencies for Carnival. Mr. Upchurch also visited Batam Tourism Polytechnic (BTP), in the city of Batam, Riau Islands.
Mr. Upchurch said that Carnival currently has 168 cruise ships operating in a number of countries, and they will require 30 thousand workers. “Recently, we recruited 800 people from Batam, Bali, Yogyakarta and Jakarta. Most of them are graduates of tourism schools with international standards,” said Mr. Upchurch…