India is a peninsular country offering a pool of employment opportunities in the shipping sector. Merchant navy aimed to ship cargo
and sometimes passengers across the sea is one of the prestigious, distinguished and noble careers rewarding handsome remuneration packages with diverse travel experiences. Shipping jobs are not only meant for engineers and navigators but deck officers, radio officers, administrators, stewards, cooks, doctors, nurses etc. are equally important for this sector. Shipping sector jobs therefore include jobs on cargo ships, container ships, barge carrying ships, refrigerator ships, passenger ships, cruises, ports, freight agent jobs, jobs in bulk carrier companies, marine medical jobs, logistics etc. Shipping jobs are not restricted to offshore only but one can be a ship surveyor, ship repairing manager, maintenance engineer, maritime lawyer, marine insurer or Export-Import Manager ashore.
Some of the leading employers and present openings in the Indian Shipping & Logistics Industry are listed here-
Hindustan Shipyard Limited
Hindustan Shipyard Limited(HSL) is a Central Public Sector Undertaking wholly owned by the Government of India under the administrative control of Ministry of Shipping, Government of India. It is a leading Indian Shipbuilding yard backed by professionalism and multi-disciplinery capability, presently inviting applications for the posts of Manager in Electrical/Electronics, Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering, Senior Engineer in Paint, Medical Officer and Liasion Officer.
The Shipping Corporation of India Limited
SCIL is looking for dynamic Mechanical Engineers and Architectures for the post of Trainee Marine Engineer.
Jawahar Lal Nehru Port Trust
Administration Department of India’s premier container port ensuing integrated logistics with security and safety of life, equipment and cargo to the best interest of trade and customers invites applications for the post of pilot.
Kandla Port Trust
Kandla Port is looking for Deputy Chief Engineer, Pilot, Marine Engineer, Medical Officer and Assistant Electrical Engineer.
Inland waterways Authority of India
Invites applications from interested candidates for the post of Mechanical Marine Technical Assistant and Mechanical Supervisor in Kolkata, supervisors in Kochi, Kolkata, Guwahati, Varanasi, Bhagalpur, Farraka and Allahbad and Junior Hydrographic Surveyor in Noida.
Indian Register of Shipping
IRS is dedicated to the safe operation of ships and clean marine environment is looking for experienced Human Resource Manager acquiring knowledge of Industry Law.
Larsen & Toubro Limited
Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) is a technology, engineering, construction and manufacturing
company looking for well experienced post graduates in material management for Supervisor in
Logistics in Mumbai.