crew manager in piraeus

maria papazekou, randstad hellas
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piraeus, attica
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maria papazekou, randstad hellas
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Are you a skilled Crew Manager who is experienced in handling all aspects of Crew Management, ensuring that the crew delivers the best possible service? Are you motivated by having a high level of responsibility, including the handling of personnel related budgets and travel budgets, assessing the suitability of the staff employed, and ensuring being within the legal guidelines of the vessel? If so, now is your chance to apply!


The company provides for the Crew Manager position a competitive salary and broad experience within the maritime industry and the potential to progress further in your career. 


As a Crew Manager you will be:

  • Managing all aspects of seagoing personnel administration.
  • Supervising the implementation of Crew department procedures as planned and executed by department staff.
  • Ensuring that each vessel is manned with qualified, medically fit, and experienced seafarers 
  • Managing the selection and recruitment of all seafarers
  • Controlling briefing, interviewing, screening and hiring for all seagoing personnel.
  • Monitoring available ex-crew and schedule deployment, anticipating future Company’s needs for recruitment and informing the General Manager on manpower planning and employment problems.
  • Implementing manning decisions made by the Top Management.
  • Ensuring the control/monitoring of documents and certificates of embarking seagoing personnel.
  • Maintaining Crew lists of current manning in respect of each vessel.
  • Providing immediate medical assistance to the shipboard personnel.
  • Maintaining personal, medical and training records and certification details of all personnel. Keeping all personnel files up-to-date. Maintaining a computerized database
  • Implementing salary, pension and welfare schemes.
  • Resolving employment disputes with seafarers and their representatives and ensuring smooth completion of same
  • Ensure compliance with national and international laws, standards and rules & regulations


In order to be considered for this Crew Manager role, the requirements are:

  • You must be educated to Bachelor degree level and may be required to hold any qualifications associated with Crew Management.
  • You should have at least 5 years experience as a Crew Manager. 
  • The Crew Manager requires knowledge of vessel management, HR and the Maritime industry as a whole to successfully work in Crew Management at a senior level.
  • The Crew Manager must be well organised and focused on achieving results.
  • The Crew Manager must also be able to work under pressure and in time constraints, remaining composed and calm.
  • You must be able to communicate competently, understanding the needs of others and answering and queries efficiently.
  • You must be proficient in Microsoft Office and any other software relevant to Crew Management.


Interested candidates may contact Maria Papazekou at for additional information. 

Please note that for transparency and equity reasons, only those applications made online via our site will be assessed. After the screening of all the CVs received, we will only contact the candidates who meet the requirements of the job to arrange an interview. ​ All applications are considered strictly confidential.