International Shipping Needs 42,500 More Officers By 2019, Drewry Says

  The international shipping industry will require an additional 42,500 officers by the end of 2019 to cope with the expected growth in the main cargo carrying fleet, according to the latest Manning report published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. This is equivalent to a staggering 7% growth over the five year period, but the persistent shortage of officer … [Read more...]

Latest Maritime and Offshore Industry Jobs: Week of 18 – 23 March 2012

123 new jobs were posted on gCaptain this week... here they are: Ships Operations Officer - Chief Mate - Galveston, TX Marine Surveyor- Nigeria Business Development Manager - US Gulf FSO Technical Superintendent - United States Assistant Project Manager - Miami Maritime Recruitment Associate - Pompano Beach, FL Senior LNG Technical Advisor (Leadership) - … [Read more...]

Coming Ashore? 10 Things You Should Do When Interviewing

10 Things You Should Do When Interviewing by Matt Furhman - Faststream Earlier this week we brought you the Top 10 Things You Shouldn't Do When Interviewing.  Hopefully you did a self evaluation and were able to catch yourself guilty of too many infractions.  This week we right the ship to bring you more helpful tips. Now let's take a look at 10 things you SHOULD do in an … [Read more...]