Careers at Sea and The Reality for Junior Officers

Posted: December 17, 2018 at 1:09 pm

Our Commitment to Your Career At Clyde Marine Recruitment we are committed to helping newly qualified Deck and Engine Officers find their first assignments in rank.  In 2018 we successfully assisted 15 newly qualified Officers in getting their first Officer jobs across both Deck or Engine departments. It takes nearly 4 years to gain a Navigating […]

View From The Bridge: 2018 Overview from our Managing Director – Ian Livingstone

Posted: December 17, 2018 at 12:43 pm

View From The Bridge: 2018 Overview Clyde Marine Recruitment Managing Director, Ian Livingstone briefly reflects on the past year and touches on what to expect from Clyde Marine Recruitment in the new year. 2018 has been a very exciting year for us at Clyde Marine Recruitment.  Crewing contracts have been won in several sectors, including […]

Festive Office Hours 2018

Posted: December 17, 2018 at 9:00 am

Festive opening hours for the Clyde Marine Recruitment Office Our offices will be operating reduced hours over Christmas and New Year 2018, should you wish to contact us please take a note of these for your information. The Out-of-Hours number is available as per usual in case of emergencies. MON 24th DEC:     0900 […]

World Maritime Day 2018

Posted: August 24, 2018 at 2:54 pm

World Maritime Day takes place on the 27th of September and this year’s theme is ‘IMO 70: Our Heritage – Better Shipping for a Better Future’. This theme looks at the past and present providing the opportunity to address the current and future challenges for maritime transport and to maintain a continued and strengthened contribution […]

Fly the Red Ensign for Merchant Navy Day 2018

Posted: August 21, 2018 at 4:25 pm

Monday, the 3rd of September 2018 is Merchant Navy Day, it is intended to raise awareness of the UK’s ongoing dependence on seafarers. This campaign invites Councils and Local Authorities to fly the Red Ensign ashore on top of civic buildings and on prominent flagpoles on Merchant Navy Day. Since 2000, Merchant Navy Day has […]

CMR Strategy Day 2018

Posted: June 22, 2018 at 11:09 am

After having a fantastic time previously, this year we returned to Nick Nairn’s Cook School in the peaceful Port of Menteith for our annual Strategy Day, where we were represented from all four offices; Glasgow, Riga, Gdynia and Liverpool. Strategy day is a great way to bring all our offices together to assess how we […]

Seafarers Awareness Week and the Day of the Seafarer 2018

Posted: June 12, 2018 at 11:35 am

Seafarers Awareness Week, 23rd-30th of June 2018, by the charity Seafarers UK, will embrace the IMO’s Day of the Seafarer on the 25th of June. The theme for Seafarers Awareness Week this year, will be ‘Maritime Industry Jobs’ – at sea and ashore – with emphasis on engineering. This is a sector that the Royal […]

Changes to existing Ship’s Cooks Certificate

Posted: May 21, 2018 at 10:24 am

According to MSN 1846, Ship’s Cooks Certificate require to be updated by August 2019. Those working as Cooks onboard Merchant Navy Vessels were given 5 years from 2014 when MSN 1846 came into effect. It is important to note that the 5 years period was not intended to allow existing cooks to delay updating their […]

Tidal Tuesday: 6th of March 2018

Posted: February 23, 2018 at 12:19 pm

The Merchant Navy Training Board’s (MNTB) Careers at Sea campaign is, for the first time, sponsoring an entire day during National Careers Week (5th-10th March) in order to promote opportunities in the Merchant Navy. Careers at Sea will be sponsoring Tidal Tuesday, on the 6th of March 2018 and will aim to inform schools, colleges […]

The UK Chamber of Shipping Annual Dinner 2018

Posted: February 15, 2018 at 12:25 pm

On Monday the 5th of February, the Annual UK Chamber of Shipping 2018 Dinner, was held in London and attended by Clyde Marine Recruitments, Managing Director, Ian Livingstone as a guest of Serco Northlink Ferries Ltd. The Dinner is the premier event in the shipping calendar and is an opportunity to network and celebrate the […]