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Visit exotic ports of call, enjoy cruise ship amenities and develop an expertise in art. Make new friends and establish lifelong connections all over the world.

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The Lifestyle

Our art teams must strive for excellence and work hard, but in return, they are encouraged to enjoy the unique amenities working aboard a cruise ship has to offer. Our teams are welcome to attend the top-notch Broadway-style shows, live music or performances from stand-up comedians; to enjoy the ship’s bars and nightclubs, including “staff only” lounges; and dine in the multitude of passenger and staff restaurants.

All meals and accommodations on board are provided. Our Associates and Gallery Directors share a cabin with one other person, typically another Park West team member of the same gender, while Auctioneers have their own cabin. Depending on the assigned ship, Associate Auctioneers, Gallery Directors and Principal Auctioneers may have a guest, staff or crew cabin.

Principal Auctioneers are placed in a single cabin, which may be shared by a couple if the Principal Auctioneer wishes to travel with a spouse or partner. Associate Auctioneers and Gallery Directors share a cabin with one other person, typically someone of the same gender from the onboard art team. Cabin space is available for Principal or Associate Auctioneer couples if necessary.

For further information about opportunities and cruise ship life, read our FAQ.

Testimonials

  • Fabrizio H.

    "This is now my third contract and third training. Park West is a truly inspiring organization to work for and learn from. If you’re looking for serious multi-faceted opportunity coupled with excellent financial rewards, this is for you. The training given is excellent."
  • Rose G.

    "Working for Park West this past year has been the adventure of a lifetime. Meeting people from around the world, sharing art knowledge and making memories with people I never would have met before has been such an eye opening and exciting experience. The challenging, fast paced, exhilarating life on board is almost addictive and I have enjoyed every second of it."
  • Ntando M.

    "Fantastic and challenging experience that helps develop your persona and outlook on life. Recommended for anyone who wants to upgrade their personality."
  • Brett V.

    "I learned more during the 10 days of training than I did in 4 years of university! I have been to training three times and I look forward to many more!"
  • Katie R.

    "I am a Canadian who wanted an exciting adventure, career and experience. Imagine waking up every day in a new place; climbing up a mountain in  New Zealand and dipping your toes in the waters in Bora Bora. Park West Gallery provides you with the ultimate life adventure which allows you to grow as a person and evolve as an employee."
  • Tianna P.

    "I traveled from Canada to the Park West training and I couldn’t be more happy about my decision. The skills I have learned over the course have been extensive and transferable to all aspects of life. I am eager to start my career and take in as much as I can. I would recommend this program to anyone who is driven and looking for adventure."