A Leading Provider of Marine Recruitment and Bespoke Crew Management Services across Europe and Asia Pacific

Clyde Marine Recruitment (CMR) is a specialist marine recruitment agency with worldwide representation, global Clients and a tradition of first-class marine manpower supply.

Established in 1981 by the Livingstone family, Clyde Marine Recruitment has developed a reputation across the industry for delivering a high standard of service. Our ethos is not only to fill vacancies with quality personnel, but to work in partnership with Clients and seafarers to develop new ideas and improve efficiencies within their crew operations, as well as to provide excellent career opportunities for marine candidates across the world.

Clyde Marine Recruitment recruits all ranks of seafarers for a range of Clients in the shipping and offshore sectors worldwide.

Global Crew Network: UK / Poland / Latvia / Singapore

As well as our Headquarters in the UK, we have offices in Riga (Latvia), Gdynia (Poland) and Singapore (covering Asia-Pacific), which enables us to engage with multi-national crew 24/7.

Our global offices continually work to expand our seafaring candidate database with a particular focus on Western / Eastern European and South East Asian Officer and Ratings.

These centres of local expert knowledge are linked by a shared marine recruitment database to enable us to manage Deck & Engine Officers and Ratings from across Europe and Asia Pacific, whilst providing shipping companies with easy access to a multi-national pool of marine manpower from a single point of contact.

Marine Personnel is our Speciality

We recruit for the following:

  • Masters / Captains
  • Chief Officers / 2nd Officers / 3rd Officers
  • Chief Engineers / 2nd Engineers / 3rd Engineers / 4th Engineers
  • Electrical System Engineer / Electro Technical Officers / ETO’s
  • Able Seaman
  • Motormen
  • Cooks / Stewards
  • Specialist roles – Superyachts / Offshore Marine Industry

Our database of marine specialists covers the skills sought on-board all kinds of vessels across the industry including:

  • Rigs (Semi’s / Tenders) Drillships, Floatels
  • FPSO, Shuttle Tankers
  • Tankers (Oil, LPG, LNG)
  • Bulk
  • Survey, Standby
  • Workboats (Tugs, Crew / Utility, Wind Renewables, HL)
  • Specialist Vessels (Pipe Lay, Cable Lay, Specialist Construction, DSV, Well Intervention)
  • Ferries (Freight / Passenger)
  • Cruise Ships
  • Superyachts

Quality Assured

All our offices are quality assured to the highest possible industry regulated standards (BV SMO, MLC) which provides peace of mind and reassurance that we will deliver what we promise.

Our focus on quality has helped us to become the first crewing agency of choice for many industry leading shipping and oil companies as well as international marine candidates seeking jobs at sea.

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