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. 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 Tasks


Join our team to lead the recruitment of skilled seafarers, ensuring adherence to procedures and compliance standards. From interviewing to training, your efforts will shape a talented fleet, while developing partnerships and seeking new recruitment avenues to strengthen our team.

  • Selecting, recruiting and interviewing of new seafarers in accordance with the applicable company procedures and based on the demand as identified/advised as well as Company’s requirements for the specific position/vessel
  • Ensuring that newly hired seafarers are trained and qualified in full compliance with STCW requirements
  • Maintaining records of newly hired seafarers in the computerized systems as required as well as ensuring that all applicants are updated on the status quo of their application
  • Representing the company during job fares as well as screening the market for new/improved recruitment sources
  • Maintaining contact with manning agents and headhunters on matters related to the selection and recruitment of seafarers 
  • Any other tasks and organizational duties as may assigned to

Your Profile

  • Vocational training in Shipping, Shipmanagement, Business Administration or Human Resources
  • Degree in Shipping, Shipmanagement, Business Administration or Human Resources is desirable
  • Minimum of 2 years of working experience within the Human Resource/Recruitment sector
  • Working experience within the Business Administration sector is desirable
  • Very good English language skills! (English is our company language.)
  • Good interpersonal skills, good controlling, communication and organizational skills
  • Good command of the German and/or Italian language desirable

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 offer a challenging opportunity in a multinational work environment with English as our company language. We look forward to receiving your application via our career portal