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Crewing Manager

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Date: 25-Nov-2021

Location: Singapore, SG

Company: CMA CGM


CMA Ships, a subsidiary of the CMA CGM Group, covers all facets of the maritime business: from the fleet management of the vessels to that of the crew members.
CMA Ships is also a team of experts responsible for implementing innovative solutions and making CMA CGM vessels more energy efficient.



You will be reporting to the Head of Agency in Singapore, leading a small team to manage the crewing requirement as an in-house Agency for CMA CGM Group. You will be mainly handling crews from Singapore, Malaysia as well as other regions. Your main responsibility is to ensure smooth and optimal crew planning and scheduling, ensuring crew are able to sign on / off promptly as scheduled.

Your Main Responsibilities are, but not limited to:


  • To comply with CMA Ships Singapore requirements.
  • To prepare and update the 12- months’ planning for Top 5 and a global pool planning.
  • To review Seafarers’ application forms and interview prospective candidates
  • To monitor recruitment needs in conjunction with CMA Ships Singapore.
  • To review Seafarers’ application forms and interview prospective candidates.
  • To manage Seafarers’ details in the system and keep the files correct and up-to-date.
  • To ensure that Seafarers hold all required / valid documents including a valid medical certificate prior their assignment.
  • To assist CMA Ships Singapore with vessel planning requirements, as necessary.
  • To handle briefing / debriefing of Seafarers.
  • To prepare weekly, monthly reports as per CMA Ships Singapore standards.
  • To assist and support in all other ad hoc tasks as may be assigned by the Head of Agency.

Minimum Requirements / Qualifications:


  • A Bachelor’s degree holder from a recognised institution
  • Good knowledge of international crewing regulations including flag state requirements, STCW, ILO, MLC2006, etc.
  • At least 3 years of crewing experience (specifically in crew planning and scheduling) is required
  • Relevant working experience Ship Managers / Offshore industry are welcome to apply.


This role is currently opened for Singaporeans only. 

**Kindly note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.


Please note that CMA CGM Group does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, CMA CGM Group will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, CMA CGM Group explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of CMA CGM Group.


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