Mols Linien Express 3: The Voyage of Lifetime

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 9:49 am

In recent times being a newly qualified officer doesn’t necessarily mean the world is your oyster, as companies look for single handed watchkeeping experience. Therefore, getting your first trip can be a bit of a struggle. But can you imagine being given –arguably – a once in a life time opportunity to transport a brand […]

Seafarers Matter: Day of the Seafarer 25th of June

Posted: June 23, 2017 at 2:55 pm

The 25th of June marks the annual Day of the Seafarer which was established in a resolution adopted by the 2010 Diplomatic Conference in Manila to adopt the revised STCW Convention. The purpose of the Day of the Seafarer is to recognise the unique contribution made by seafarers from all over the world to international […]

Changes arising from STCW 2010 Manila Amendments

Posted: June 13, 2017 at 10:20 am

Truth be told, we have had difficulty in getting to grips with the STCW 2010 Manila amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch Keeping for Seafarers, 1978 which came into force from the 1st January 2017, bringing with it an array of training requirements. Therefore, we thought it would be […]

Seafarer Awareness Week 2017: 24th-30th of June

Posted: June 1, 2017 at 12:03 pm

Seafarers Awareness Week is an annual campaign coordinated by Seafarers UK, the charity that for over 100 years have been supporting the UK maritime community. This year’s Seafarers Awareness Week campaign focuses on promoting maritime career opportunities, both at sea and ashore, including in the UK’s thriving port industry. The week-long campaign will provide a […]

CMR Strategy Day 2017 with Ex-Seafarer Nick Nairn

Posted: May 31, 2017 at 11:55 am

Every year CMR host a Strategy Day, which brings staff from all our offices together to assess how we have done over the last year and what we can do to improve the following year in regards to both our clients and candidates experience. This year Strategy Day was hosted on the 29th of April […]

Clyde Marine Recruitment Photo Competition

Posted: May 24, 2017 at 10:58 am

The theme for Clyde Marine Recruitment’s 2018 Company Calendar is “Life at Sea” and we thought there is no better way to demonstrate this then photos from you, our candidates! Which is why we have decided to open up a photo competition for the Company Calendar which will be sent to our key clients. Not […]

Crew Management: Turning Freight Ships into a “must do” Passenger Experience

Posted: April 24, 2017 at 12:34 pm

Our crew management contracts are tailored to meet the needs of the clients they are with. In the case of our contract with NorthLink Ferries, their Managing Director, Stewart Garrett is very involved with all his crews which is why we work closely as an extension of NorthLink, ensuring visibility onboard and both crew and […]

Caledonian MacBrayne (Calmac) – Fleet Requirement

Posted: March 11, 2016 at 12:19 pm

Our key client, Caledonian MacBrayne, has introduced a mandatory fleet requirement with regards to Crowd Management certification for personnel serving on their vessels. They have advised that all ranks must now hold the STCW95 Crowd Management Certificate: Master Chief Officer Second Mate Third Mate Bosun AB Chief Engineer Second Engineer Third Engineer Engineer OOW Motorman […]

Meet The Team

Posted: December 18, 2015 at 10:35 am

This issue we introduce CMR’s UK Recruitment team. Suzanne Boyle – Senior Recruitment Consultant Suzanne started with Clyde Marine Recruitment in July 1998 as the Office Junior.  Suzanne has worked her way up in various roles within the recruitment department from Trainee Recruitment Consultant to Recruitment Consultant and finally Senior Recruitment Consultant.  She currently deals […]

Supporting the SSBA

Posted: December 18, 2015 at 10:30 am

Clyde Marine Recruitment’s staff and guests attended the Scottish Shipping Benevolent Association’s fund raising dinner on 10th November, held at the Crowne Plaza in Glasgow. The annual dinner is arguably THE Shipping Dinner in Scotland where SSBA members and their guests are drawn together by the common interest of shipping. However, the events primary focus […]