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Crew manager

Are you an organized person who likes to interact with people ? Are you intrigued by ships, but more specifically the logistics involving the crew ? A job as Crew Manager could offer you the challenges you’re looking for, on a daily basis.


As Crew Manager, you will be responsible for coordinating the work and schedules of crew members on your designated ships. Your work requires a significant amount of human resources coordination and you will have to excel in transportation logistics and crew scheduling before the ship departs.

In your day-to-day work, you will have to use good judgement when recruiting, training and promoting employees. In collaboration with the Ship’s Captain and the Superintendent, you will play a key role in the professional development of all crew members that fall under your responsibility.

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Detailed profile


  • Job environment

    Offices located in the port

  • Main tasks
    and responsibilities

    Coordinate the workforce on the ships by taking care of the scheduling, travel plans and any unexpected events relating to human resources

  • Prerequisites

    Very organized, excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to adapt to changing priorities

  • Training

    DCS in Transport Logistics or in Human Resources Management, an asset (on-the-job training)

  • Schedule

    Typical, can vary occasionally

  • Salary range

    50 000 to 80 000$

  • Distinctive element

    You don’t need to have spent time at sea to know how to effectively manage a ship’s crew. Good teamwork skills and organizational skills are all you need to start as a manager. Not only that, but you will get to see the crew members’ careers evolve and know that your work has a significant impact on their progress within the larger crew !

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