People working on board ships face a variety of challenges and hardships. Learn about various difficulties and issues faced by those doing shipping jobs.
People planning to join Merchant Navy often ask us what is better – engine department or the deck department? Though there is no specific answer to this question, we try to explain them about the important aspects of both the sides. If you are confused between engine and deck department, then continue reading.
On board ships, bosun is a very important member of a ship’s crew and his role, duties and scope are the essentials that cannot be done without. Find out more about the duties of bosun in the article.
With several maritime jobs websites online, it is difficult to keep a track of every single one for the latest job offers. Here are some more of the top most job websites which features opportunities from the offshore and maritime industry.
Ministry of Shipping has strived to improve employment generation in the Shipping sector during the last four years.
Watch the video with step-by-step guide on how to apply for a job on the Maersk Career Portal.
Fresh candidates seeking maritime careers are often misguided with misleading advertisements of maritime institutes. Proper vocational guidance for the new entrants is urgently needed in the maritime industry.
Unemployment is adversely affecting fresh deck cadets in the maritime sector. Drastic steps need to be taken immediately to save young maritime professionals from the effects of prolonged unemployment.
Seafarers often make a few common mistakes while searching for a new maritime job. Continuously making these errors will never allow a mariner to bag a new opportunity in the shipping industry. Mentioned herein are six common mistakes seafarers make during the job hunting process.