Carnival Maritime GmbH is part of Carnival Corporation and serves the brands of AIDA Cruises and Costa Crociere as their marine service unit. The company bundles marine operation competencies and best practices providing the highest safety, health, environmental and compliance standards for cruising.

Our focus is on enhancing and facilitating effective communication and efficient processes between ship and shore. With the aspiration of achieving net carbon-neutral ship operations by 2050, Carnival Maritime has established a new center of excellence with a specific mandate to support the company by defining and executing the decarbonization strategy and its associated multidimensional technological challenges. With its service and innovation, Carnival Maritime enables the vessels of AIDA Cruises and Costa Crociere to meet the current and future needs of the cruise industry.   
If you want to join our company based in Hamburg, and be part of our culture this is your opportunity, we are looking for a suitable candidate to fill the following position: 

Your responsibilities:

  • Quality Medical Care: You will be responsible for providing medical care to both our valued guests and dedicated crew members on board.

  • Outpatient Consultation: Conduct outpatient consultations, deliver care for patients in the inpatient hospital area, and be available for on-call service to address the needs of guests and crew members.

  • Leadership in Resuscitation: Lead the resuscitation team, ensuring that our onboard medical response is prompt and effective.

  • Ships' Hospital Management: Assume medical and administrative responsibility for the ship's hospital.

  • Captain's Medical Advisor: Act as the first point of contact for the captain concerning medical and hygiene matters, contributing to the overall safety and well-being of everyone on board.

  • Crew Training: Provide regular first-aid training to the crew, ensuring the smooth organization and technical operation of the hospital in collaboration with the landside Medical Department.

  • Reporting: Participate in ship-side reporting related to medical, legal, and organizational issues.

Your profile:

  • Medical Expertise (with a min. of 3 years of practice): You should hold training as a specialist in general medicine, surgery, internal medicine, emergency medicine, or anaesthesia.

  • Emergency Care Experience (with a min. of 6 months of practice): Possess experience in acute care and emergency medicine, capable of handling critical situations with confidence and skill.

  • Additional Skills: A radiation protection certificate is required, and knowledge of ultrasound diagnostics is desirable.

  • Leadership: Demonstrated ability to lead a resuscitation team and stay current with emergency medicine practices.

  • Language Skills: Proficiency in both English and German, along with confident MS Office skills, is essential.

  • Personal Attributes: Exhibit a strong sense of responsibility, sensitivity, and the ability to work independently. Multicultural awareness is highly valued.

We offer:

  • 30 days of holidays per year 
  • Flexible working hours & the possibility to work from home for up to three days per week, providing a healthy work-life balance and increased convenience
  • The flexibility of working remotely for up to 10 days a year across Europe
  • The opportunity to work with international experts from more than 40 nationalities in a dynamic and vibrant team, fostering a working environment that promotes Speaking Up, Respecting and Protecting, Improving, Communicating, Listening, Learning, and Empowerment. 
  • Cruises at exclusive discounted prices for all employees, and additionally their family & friends (as from 6 months seniority)
  • Exclusive employee benefits and access to corporate perks and offers
  • Employers’ contribution to ProfiTicket for local transport 
  • Diverse learning and development possibilities, enabling you to expand your knowledge and skills in our organization
  • Participation in the company pension scheme (starting in your third-year seniority) 
  • Free use of the pool bicycles for leisurely strolls during your lunch break or weekends
  • A modern headquarters located in the heart of the HafenCity, an innovative urban district that embraces its proximity to the Elbe River


We are offering great opportunities to work with international experts in a dynamic and vibrant team and encourage a working environment of Speaking Up, Respecting and Protecting, Improving, Communicating, Listening and Learning and Empowering.