A career at sea offers a unique way of life and a challenging and rewarding career - it is an exciting job. Merchant Shipping is a vital national industry for many countries worldwide - on an average over 90% of everything that comes in and out of country involved in international trade goes by sea. Merchant ships operate all around the world and include modern ferries, large container ships, luxury cruise liners, oil, gas and chemical tankers and support vessels for the offshore exploration industry.

Main jobs on board

  • Officers
    Deck (Navigation), Engineering and Electrical Officers.

  • Ratings
    Support staff who assist officers.

  • Support Services
    Support personals who assist in catering and housekeeping services.