Shipboard Positions

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Shipboard Career Opportunities:

Shipboard positions are located on-board vessels. US Flag shipboard positions are scheduled by International Shipholding through the Unions listed below and International Flag shipboard positions are hired directly by International Shipholding. All shipboard positions are hired on a per-voyage basis. Examples of these positions include Cooks, Stewards, Deck Hands, Marine Engineers, Asst. Engineers, and 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Chief Mates.

US Flag Shipboard Positions

International Shipholding maintains ongoing contracts with various maritime unions for scheduling shipboard positions for our voyages.

Inquiries for US shipboard positions should be addressed to the appropriate union listed below:

MEBA – Marine Engineers Beneficial Association


SIU – Seafarers International Union


ARA – American Radio Association Union


MM&P – International Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots