Testimonials

Few of the candidates who have joined through JONCIA over the years

PADMADAN RAPHAEL DAVID

HOTEL & TRAINING DEVELOPMENT MANAGER | 1999

My Name is Padmadan Raphael David, and I worked for Star Cruises for over 16 Years, My Last Position in Genting - Star Cruises was Sr. Hotel & Training Development Manager, which is the Second highest Management position on cruise ships. I joined Star Cruises in the Year 1999 April 24, my first position was Utility Steward, as a fresher and thereafter with my hard work, determination and career aspiration, I moved my ranks from Utility to Laundry Man, Housekeeping, Receptionist, Embarkation Officer, Guest Relation Officer, Tour Manager and then a huge mile stone provided by the company that was Training officer.

Truly Speaking, I always dreamed of working on a cruise ship and my dreams became a reality, only because of Joncia Marine Services. I'm so grateful to Mr John Dias, who provided me with this platform to join the cruise ship from Joncia Marine Services.

MANISH CHAND

DEALER INSPECTOR | 2010

I am Manish Chand, it was my dream to work on Cruise Lines and I got this opportunity at Joncia Marine Services. I joined Star Cruises in December 2010, it was really a good opportunity for me to get this job and work with this company and I like to say thanks to Joncia. They are so helpful in the office... and I would like to say, whoever wants to join and get a job, here is a good opportunity for them at Joncia for your good future… once again I would like to say thanks to Joncia.

NINGHORPHY JAJO

REFLEXOLOGIST / SPA THERAPIST | 2014

I joined the cruise ship S.S. Virgo as a Reflexologist in the Year 2014. I am very grateful to Joncia Marine Services for helping and assisting me throughout. I recommend all Fresher’s wanting to seek a career in cruise lines should contact Joncia Marine Services. It has made a great difference to my family and our lives. It's a great career!

WONSHIM MAHUNG KHUIYA

SERVICE CAPTAIN | 2013

I joined the star Cruise in 2013 as a waitress, through Joncia Marine Services. The Staff was very co-operative and helped me with all the paper work. I was promoted to service captain in 2015. I owe a lot to Joncia Marine Services for placing me on Star Cruise and help me secure a bright future. I hope that more and more people get a chance to join this wonderful and financially satisfying career.

VARSHA BHAGAT

LINEN ATTENDANT | 2014

Hi, I’m Varsha Bhagat from Goa and I joined Star Cruises in 2014 as a linen attendant. At first I was reluctant to accept the position but I was firmly persuaded to go ahead and I am so happy that I joined. It's a great place to work and earn. All the best to all the aspiring candidates and thanks to Joncia for helping me out and guiding me properly! Thank you Sir!

MARGARETH KATH

GENERAL STAFF | 2013

Hi, I’m Margareth Kath from Nagaland and I joined Star Cruises in 2013 as a general staff. Working on Star Cruises has been an amazing and much better than I had expected. I have seen places, made friends, and earned money!!! My training through Joncia helped me prepare and pass the Interview and for my ship life. Thank you so much Sir!

SACHIN CHAVAN

ASST. F&B MANAGER | 2007

I, Sachin Chavan joined Star Cruises as a waiter in the year 2007 through Joncia Marine Services. I am very grateful to the agency for guiding and supporting me through the years. Today I am working as an Asst. F&B Manager.

PRAVIN CHAVAN

HOTEL TRAINING EXECUTIVE | 2000

Back in 2000 I started my career in Star Cruises through Joncia Marine Services. I was interviewed by Mr John Dias the Founder of Joncia Marine Services, who gave me a chance to work on board. My first vessel was Superstar Virgo.

I am thankful to Joncia who take good care of their candidates. Seeing, Imbibing and learning different cultures, places and food! A Great way to see the world FREE!

MANISH KOLI

DEALER INSPECTOR | 2011

I am Manish Koli and wanted to give my comments regarding the work & company whom I am working with. Joncia Marine Services is the place from where I started my career in shipping industry. Because of Joncia I had a great pleasure to work with Star cruises. One of my friend suggested me to go to Joncia. The staff of Joncia are also very helpful and my first contract was on 19 June, 2011.

I was a Dealer in the Casino department for 18 months then I was promoted as a Dealer /Inspector for my hard work & unfailing support from Joncia. After further 8 to 9 months, I was also promoted as confirmed Inspector. I also had positive support from Joncia every time. This year I had great memories to share with, I was awarded achiever of the month for which I have shared my photo with you. I have travelled, seen & learnt a lot as a result of my career. Thank you!

RONY CHACKO PHILIP

SOUS CHEF I | 2001

I Rony Chacko am presently working in star Cruise as a sous chef. Launching Joncia Institute of Hospitality is good Idea, at least the Candidates Know about the life on the cruise ship their job description and life on board beforehand very good !

BHAGWAN SINGH RAWAT

CHEF DE PARTIE I | 2005

I am bhagwan Singh Rawat Working in star Cruise I know Joncia Marine Services from 2005 I Have found it to be a very good agency, people who work there are very professional. This agency gives good opportunity to people for jobs in ships.

I work hard and on board there is every facility available for the staff and a good saving is done and there are also many new activities on board I have toured all over Asia and had lot of fun. What a great life!