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:

  • Safely overseeing the engineering watch on the cruise vessel.

  • Providing training, guidance, and supervision to subordinate crew members.

  • Organizing and carrying out maintenance activities in accordance with PMS requirements for the assigned sub-department.

  • Ensuring the safe operation, performance, and monitoring of all machinery and alarms in the engine control room (ECR), and reporting to the Staff Chief Engineer.

  • Implementing and adhering to the Engine Resources Management (ERM) standard, both personally and with team members.

  • Fulfilling ERM roles as specified by the standard.

  • Taking responsibility for machinery equipment based on team assignments.

  • Assisting in bunkering operations.

Your profile:

  • Possessing a valid national second engineer certificate of competency (COC III/2 unlimited) in accordance with STCW regulations.

  • Having a minimum of two prior contracts in a similar position, preferably on cruise vessels.

  • Demonstrating exceptional English language proficiency and strong communication skills.

  • Showing motivation and a strong desire for personal and professional growth.

  • Displaying a guest and service-oriented mindset, along with the ability to work well within a team, lead, and motivate others.

We offer:

  • Getting to know AIDA and COSTA vessels by having access to special offers to join a cruise with family or friends.  
  • 30 days of holidays per annum
  • Access to Corporate Benefits and Special offers
  • The possibility of working from home two days a week
  • Flexible working hours
  • Participation in the company pension scheme
  • Profitcket with employers contribution


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.