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Now it's time to grab that job! If you want to find well-paid jobs in the shipping industry, you can find all you need here: a collection of relevant job portals and even some help for your application.

Job portals

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Set course for an exciting job

The easiest way to find a job is to look for vacancies posted on one of the many job portals related to the maritime industry. Some websites have a broad range of jobs available, while others are more focussed on one particular area, for instance cruise shipping. Have a look at some of the following job portals from Marine Insight to find the job that suits you.

All Cruise Jobs  

Focuses mainly on jobs from the cruising industry; this website is frequently updated with maritime jobs.

Fast Stream Recruitment Group  

Faststream Recruitment is a renowned name in the marine industry. The website features a variety of maritime jobs opportunities from shipping and maritime industry.

Find a Mariner  

As the name suggests, the job search website features jobs from both shipping and offshore industry. The website also has a strong presence on various social networking websites.

Job 2 Sea  

One of the fastest growing maritime jobs website online, Job 2 Sea offers job listings on a number of categories, along with latest jobs which are updated on a regular basis. Several ship jobs listed.

Jobs at Sea  

Provides global maritime job listing on engine, deck, hospitality, and technical areas.

Job on Yachts  

An active maritime job portal dedicated for the yachting industry. Has regular updates.


Provides job opportunities mainly from the Asian subcontinent. Has a variety of companies listed with jobs updated regularly. Features a variety of ship jobs.


Lists maritime jobs from areas in and around U.K. Offers extensive job listing categories.

Maritime Career  

Offers job listing options for ship jobs and a variety of maritime fields. However, not a very active website.

Maritime Connector   

One of the most famous maritime jobs websites to hunt for job opportunities. Lists jobs in a variety of sectors from the shipping industry. Important website for finding jobs on ships.

Maritime Employment     

Provides job listing of offshore, seagoing, and shore-side jobs. The portal is not dedicated to a specific region, but features jobs from around the world. The salient feature of the portal is that it’s free for both employers and job seekers.

Maritime Jobs 4 You


A dedicated Maritime Industry job portal which even features dredging, towing, offshore, and shore based jobs.

Oil Careers  

Lists both offshore and shipping jobs. One of the most active websites online for maritime jobs.

Seafarer Jobs  

A maritime job website mainly for the Asian seafarers.

Sea Job Hunt  

A fairly new jobsite that is gradually picking up. A number of ship jobs are listed.

Shiptalk Jobs  

Ship talk jobs is a website which features maritime jobs opportunities from both shipping and offshore industry.

Spinnaker Global Shipping Recruitment   Established in 1997, it is one of the most experienced of the shipping recruitment agencies.

One of the active maritime job portals online; provides jobs listing for a variety of shipping ranks and fields. Important for finding ship jobs.

Water Crew  

Provides maritime job listing over a variety of ranks and fields.

World Careers  

A job portal that is targeted at the Danish market.


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