Once you’re set on embarking on a career in maritime employment, you’ve acquired the right training and certifications and are sure you’re in possession of the right personality traits, it’s time to turn that dream into reality. Likewise, if you’re thinking of taking the next step and finding a more challenging role within the industry or are looking at pursuing different maritime career pathways it will be time to seek the help of the professionals. Recruitment in the maritime industry is unlike so-called ‘traditional’ recruitment and with it being such a highly specialized area, you really need to work with a recruiter who knows the specifics of this niche sector. We focus solely on jobs in shipping companies preferring to shun the ‘Jack of all trades’ route by sticking to exactly what we do best and in an industry we know like the backs of our hands.

There are endless maritime career opportunities available out there and at Martide we take great honour in matching up recruits from across the shipping industry spectrum with their ideal position. We are also proud to be one of the go-to companies that the owners and managers of vessels approach when they are looking for crew members. That’s because we are trusted by shipping companies to find them the right candidates for the job, helping them to keep a check on the time and expense involving in hiring new people. In addition to fulfilling their need for new crew members we also make it much easier for Human Resources and managers to evaluate any candidates we find for them and then keep track of the applicants applying for positions.

We do this all through our efficient software program which is a real one-stop solution that connects ship owners to seafarers, as well as manning agents. And with the software working on both desktop and mobile, it’s never been simpler to stay one step ahead of the crewing recruitment game - something that is crucial in this fast paced world where different time zones and ever shifting crew change dates play an important role. Our software even allows ship managers to seamlessly collaborate with their crewing team - but that’s a topic for another day!


But what about those looking for a job for a container ship or a heavy load carrier? As a seafarer, whatever your age, experience and qualifications, at Martide we’re always looking for talented individuals to fill our shipping clients’ vacancies. Whether you’re a fitter, a bosun, a second or chief engineer, a ship’s cook, an officer, master or oiler, take a look at our  agency careers involving ocean employment and find the right role for you. From entry level maritime jobs to top paying maritime jobs, our user friendly website is the right place to start your job search.

Applying for one of our listed maritime jobs online is a piece of cake too. Simply click on the job titles you’re interested in and you’ll see all the info you need at a glance, including vitals such as the shipping company you’ll be applying to, the type of vessel, the estimated crew change date, the vessel’s trading area and the length of the contract. You’ll also find specifications for the ship in question such as its name, engine type, DWT, and ECDIS and the fleet size. Like what you see? Simply click on the ‘Apply’ button to get the ball rolling.

No matter whether you’re looking to hire new crew members, you’re fresh out of maritime academy, or you’re looking for a new ship’s master position, at Martide we can help you find the candidate or position you need. Why not get in touch today and see how we can help you with your maritime recruitment needs?