Role of Pursers

Ship Pursers: Then & Now

There are many job roles in a ship and one role is that of a purser. We will now discuss in detail what the role of a purser actually is and what are his or her job responsibilities. Job Profile Of A Purser One of the main roles of a purser [...]
Great Sea Careers

10 Ways To A Great Career At Sea

Many people want to make a career at sea. The maritime career is well paying and challenging. We will now discuss 10 ways to make great careers at sea. So let us find out what are these 10 ways. Before going further let me tell you that basically [...]

5th Engineer On Ships – The Revered Panchoo

This article is mainly for those who are only partly familiar with the commercial shipping industry rather than those who sail on ships for they are pretty much familiar with this. You must have heard of terms like Captain, Master, Chief Engineer, [...]
Marine Jobs

Do I Have To Pay For A Marine Job?

There days the shipping world is also facing a sort of recession in tune with the global phenomenon and jobs are a bit scarce compared to the number of applicants. This is more true of freshers, juniors and lesser experienced people, than for [...]
Oil Rig

Life On An Oil Rig

Getting a job in an oil rig is a dream for many. The reason being that oil rig jobs pay very well. We will now discuss life on an oil rig in more detail. The point is to put forward a realistic picture so the people who are interested in these [...]
Marine Job Sites

5 Good Seafarer Job Sites

The seafarer jobs are highly in demand as many people across the world want to make a career in the merchant navy. We also have an article comparing land vs sea jobs, if you would like to read it. If you are also looking for a good job in the [...]

Coast Guards vs Merchant Marines

In this article we will discuss the differences between coast guards and merchant mariners. Many people feel that they both are the same which is definitely not true. What Does A Merchant Mariner Do? The merchant mariners are people who work [...]

Merchant Navy vs. Land Jobs

Every job comes with a list of advantage and disadvantage. We will now discuss about the pros and cons of a merchant navy job. The discussion is basically about Merchant Navy vs. Land Jobs. A merchant navy officer has many challenges that make [...]
Can mariners immigrate to Australia

Can Mariners Immigrate To Australia?

A question that mariners often ask is, can mariners immigrate to Australia? We will in this article try to discuss this issue with more details. I hope this will help you to understand the issue of immigration better. Well you can immigrate [...]

Maritime Job Opportunities Explored

When the general job market is having a slump there could be maritime job opportunities awaiting for you. In other areas, there are very few jobs that are available in the market for the fresher. Due to cost cutting more and more companies are [...]