Carnival Reviews

Updated Aug 9, 2020

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4.0
78%
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86%
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Carnival Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Micky Arison (no image)
Micky Arison
278 Ratings
Pros
  • "you work and enjoy traveling and explore the world(in 50 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and fun place to be at Monday to Friday(in 42 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours, hard to move your location after joining(in 111 reviews)

  • "Cruise Industry is hurting due to Covid-19- many lay off happened(in 43 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing and environment"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Engineer Technician in Doral, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Carnival full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Really great working environment Travel Meet people

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  2. "Terrific place to work before Covid-19"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Carnival full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Friendly work environment, great benefits

    Cons

    Many work review / administrative work


  3. "Positive Experience"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Carnival full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Leadership Connections # Departments Company Culture Work Hours Lower Level Promotions Relaxed Dress Code PTO Hours

    Cons

    Upper Level Promotions Salary Increases Sick Hours Visibility to senior management HR department

  4. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager/Global Communications Manager 

    I have been working at Carnival part-time

    Pros

    Global partnerships with multi-cultural teams.

    Cons

    Currently I live about three hours away from my office.

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  5. "Very Good"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Carnival full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Mostly good management. Good Pay and lenient in rules as compared to other cruise lines

    Cons

    pay is lower than others

  6. "A challenging company for Security"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Security Architect and Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Carnival full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good people to work with.

    Cons

    Not security-focused "This is just a cruise company."

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  7. "very helpfull team player, willing to learn"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Restaurant Team Member in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Carnival full-time

    Pros

    always engagin and welcoming guest, ful of energy

    Cons

    need to learn about canadian dishes

  8. COVID-19

    "Wonderful Company Review"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in San Antonio, TX

    I have been working at Carnival part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Southwest Airlines is a amazing , always caring about the passengers , as well as, our customers.

    Cons

    Unfortunately, do to the Corona virus-19 we have incurred Furlongs or a Buy-out.

  9. "Great Career Opportunity Lost"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cruise Vacation Specialist in Miramar, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Carnival full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Worked from Home, Managed myself, Paid for overtime, great benefits, discounts on cruises and while on cruises.

    Cons

    had to work at least one weekend day, late hours scheduled, disconnected from management

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  10. "Voted Best Company to Work for in 2019"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Resoultion Specialist in Miramar, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Carnival full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Through Training Program to make sure that you know the product. 6 Weeks in Class - 6 Weeks RDT floor training - 3 months working advanced training on call center floor - after 6 to 9 months your promoted to Resolutions Agent . After one year on the floor in Guest care, your able to move to different departments - Some agents move faster than that. Ceo's and Directors know your name. They are are so encouraging same for the coaches.

    Cons

    Honestly no Con's. I loved the company

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