CAREERS

The Wallem Group currently employs over 1,000 shore-based staff and over 7,000 qualified seafarers, in 18 countries and aboard more than 400 ships. Our people deliver quality services with the highest level of friendly professionalism, and we constantly seek to sustain our industry leadership by creating a place where our people can develop and are respected. 

As our business grows we continually seek new employees, both highly experienced professionals and those just starting their career. Whatever your background we require a positive 'can-do' attitude and a real commitment to delivering quality service to our customers. Our aim is to be an employer of choice within the maritime industry, and to this end we invest heavily in training and career development with an emphasis on team-building throughout the Group.

Seafarers - Please click here to apply online or contact your nearest Wallem manning office.

Shore-based staff - please email your CV to recruitment@wallem.com or contact your nearest Wallem country office.

Opportunities at Sea and Ashore

  • Nautical Instructor (Manila based)

    Nautical Instructor (Manila based)

    Wallem is seeking applications for a Full time Nautical instructor at WMTCP situated in Manila, part of our Ship Management Division. WMTCP provides pre-joining training and familiarization for seafarers of all ranks working on our fleet of vessels managed from Hong Kong, Singapore, Norway and Germany.

     

    The position reports directly to the Director Training, Far East Region & also the Director, Fleet Personnel in Hong Kong.

     

    You should be a senior deck officer either Master or a Chief Officer holding a Master's licence with recent sailing experience. Chief Officers without a Master's licence may be considered if you have the proven sailing experience and time equivalent for a Masters position.

     

    Your areas of responsibility will focus on navigational competency and assessment of officers both in theoretical and in simulated exercises and commercial skills, as well as all safety related subjects for all seagoing ranks. You will also be required to lead a team of three other Nautical Instructors with the aim of continuous improvement in training quality. Previous training or teaching qualifications and experience would be an advantage but are not essential as this can be provided if you have great communication skills, passion and enthusiasm for the role.

     

    Externally, you will deal directly with our manning agents in Manila.

     

    You should be fluent in English & Tagalog and have the right to live and work in the Philippines.

     

    We offer a competitive remuneration, medical insurance and a clean and modern working environment. Lunch is also provided daily free of charge.

                           

    Wallem is an international company, who takes pride in Delivering Maritime Services. We are headquartered in Hong Kong with a strong presence throughout Asia. Over the last century, we have committed ourselves to providing the highest standard of service to our customers in ship management, ship agency, commercial services and IT maritime solutions.

     

    If you have the drive and creativity to make your mark with Wallem, please apply in strict confidence with your full resume, expected salary and contact details by e-mail to John Pritchett, Director Training, Far East Region (email: jpri@wallem.com) by 31 January 2014.

    (Personal data collected will be kept under strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.)

     

  • Regional Sales Manager, Europe

    Regional Sales Manager, Europe

    Wallem is seeking applications for Regional Sales Manager, Europe.  This role reports to the Group Business Development Director in Hong Kong and the successful applicant will be responsible for securing new business from existing & new clients in the Europe region.

    You will be required to promote the entire range of company products and services – to include (inter alia) ship management; technical services; ship agency; shipbroking; logistics & outsourced services. A key facet of the role will be in identifying business opportunities on a client by client basis and adapting our approach to best suit their needs.

     

    You must have strong commercial and front line sales experience in the maritime industry with a good understanding of the complete value chain in which Wallem operates.

     

    Key requirements include:

     

    - Strong sales skills – able to understand a client’s business situation and accurately identify opportunities that match Group services or capabilities 

     

    -  Excellent communication and verbal skills - know how to listen, understand and then communicate client needs back to the Wallem organization

     

    - Good presentation and negotiation skills with proven experience in closing deals

     

    -  Able to develop contacts and relationships with the client at a range of seniority levels and manage their expectations effectively

     

    - Team player – able to involve a wide variety of Wallem personnel and motivate people to respond proactively to opportunities or client issues

     

    - Organized and systematic in maintaining relationships within client organizations and following up to achieve positive outcomes

     

    - Energetic, active and sociable – able to travel extensively

     

     Please apply in strict confidence with your full CV and cover letter by e-mail to Nigel Moore, Group Business Development Director (email:njm@wallem.com).


    (Personal data collected will be kept under strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.)

     

  • Fleet Personnel Coordinator (Hong Kong)

    Fleet Personnel Coordinator (Hong Kong)

    Wallem Group is an international maritime service organization headquartered in Hong Kong with a strong presence throughout Asia employing approximately 700 landbased staff. Over the last century, we have committed ourselves to providing the highest level of service standards to our customers in shipmanagement, ship agency, shipbroking and IT maritime solution. If you are ready for a challenge, we would like to invite you to join us as the Fleet Personnel Cooridnator, in our Ship Management Division.

    Job Responsibilities

     

    The successful incumbent will assist the Fleet Personnel Managers to ensure the ongoing projects are on track with high quality deliverable, perform translation whenever and wherever applicable. 

     

    Job Requirements

     

    • School Graduate with minimum 4 years’ experience in a similar position or administration role
    • Cultural sensitive
    • Strong command of written and spoken English and Cantonese; Mandarin would be a distinct advantage
    • Good computer skills with proficiency in MS Office and email applications
    • Interpersonal skills and well organized; Accountable, adaptable, attentive to detail, and able to use initiative
    • Immediate available is highly preferred

     

    We offer competitive remuneration package. Interested parties please apply in strict confidence with your full resume, expected salary and contact details to recruitment@wallem.com or fax number at (852) 2876 1003.

     

    All personal data collected will be strictly treated in confidential and used for recruitment purpose only.

     

     

  • System Support Specialist (Hong Kong)

    System Support Specialist (Hong Kong)

    Wallem Group is an international maritime service organization headquartered in Hong Kong with a strong presence throughout Asia employing approximately 700 landbased staff. Over the last century, we have committed ourselves to providing the highest level of service standards to our customers in shipmanagement, ship agency, shipbroking and IT maritime solution. If you are ready for a challenge, we would like to invite you to join us as the System Support Specialist, in our Innovative Solutions Division.

    Job Responsibilities

     

    The successful incumbent is responsible for maintaining the IT infrastructure of the Group’s worldwide office network, and vessel fleet. Primary responsibilities include network operations, communications and system security ensuring a standards-compliant environment that properly supports the Group’s business processes.

     

    Job Requirements

     

    • Diploma or above in Computer Science or Engineering or related discipline
    • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in predominantly server / network / security. Experience on Novell, SAN, VMware, Network, NDS/ADS, SQL would be an advantage
    • Practical experience with SonicWall and/or CISCO router / firewall equipment, SSL-VPN, MPLS, ISCSI, Fibre (SAN).
    • Customer centric with good communication and problem solving skills
    • Good command of English and Chinese, Mandarin is preferable
    • Perform duty rotation between 8:00 am and 7:00 pm and provide on-call support during non-office hours

     

    We offer competitive remuneration. Interested parties please apply in strict confidence with your full resume, expected salary and contact details by e-mail at recruitment@wallem.com or fax at (852) 2876 1003.

    (Personal data collected will be kept under strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.)

     

     

  • Service Engineer (Singapore, Shanghai and Hamburg based)

    Service Engineer (Singapore, Shanghai and Hamburg based)

    Reporting to the Service Manager, this position requires a person ideally with experience as a mechanical fitter in a maintenance environment. Preferably you would already have relevant experience of servicing shipboard lifeboats and davits but specialised training will be given covering a wide range of lifesaving products to suitable candidates. While based at our Singapore, Shanghai or Hamburg offices, the job itself will be primarily offsite onboard ships both locally and worldwide. Due to the nature of the job, applicants will need to be physically and medically fit and prepared to travel away from home (sometimes sailing with vessels) for periods of time.

    JOB DESCRIPTION

    • Routine servicing, maintenance, repairs and load testing of shipboard deck equipment, both on and off site in marine and offshore related environments.
    • Training of ship board personnel in correct and safe operation of shipboard deck equipment.
    • Preparation of Service Reports and expense claims
    • Identification of additional work or material requirements during debriefing sessions 
    • Ensuring that materials are available prior to the commencement of the job
    • Assisting the Service Department in the preparation of quotations
    • Assistance with workshop related activities and on-site product refurbishment
    • Responsibility for the maintenance of your work area and tools
    • Providing technical experience and information
    • Availability to work in any location at all times sometimes to tight schedules
    • Contribute in ensuring a safe working environment

    WE OFFER
    Competitive salary, overtime, job allowances and social benefits as applicable.

    QUALIFICATIONS
    Candidates need to possess good written and verbal English language skills and be physically fit.

    • A background in Mechanical / Marine Engineering would be preferable although full training will be provided to suitable candidates.
    • Be comfortable in working alone or as part of a team, depending on the nature of the job.
    • The ability to plan and execute work to tight deadlines.
    • Being in a maintenance environment you will be able to have good problem solving and analytical abilities to rectify problems encountered on site.
    • Have an adaptable and flexible attitude and be willing to travel extensively.

    If you are interested in joining the SeaSafe Marine Service team, then please submit your detailed CV to jobsonline@wallem.com stating the position and location you are applying for.

    Wallem is an equal opportunities employer who believes strongly in recruiting, retaining and developing a strong talent pool with ample opportunities for career growth within the Group.

  • Technical Superintendents (Singapore-based)

    Technical Superintendents (Singapore-based)

    Owing to the continued growth in our fleet, we are expanding our operations in Singapore. We are seeking Superintendents who are keen to join one of the world's largest marine services companies.

    Candidates must have a minimum three years' experience as a Superintendent, a Class 1 Engineer's license & sailing experience as a Chief Engineer on oil, gas or chemical tankers. In addition, you must:

    • Be a self-motivated team player
    • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Possess strong managerial competence in resource management & planning
    • Exhibit strong leadership abilities
    • Possess good written and verbal English language skills
    • Have an adaptable and flexible attitude and be willing to travel extensively


    Please apply with a detailed CV to
    jobsonline@wallem.com stating the position that you are applying for.

    Wallem is an equal opportunities employer who believes strongly in recruiting, retaining and developing a strong talent pool with ample opportunities for career growth within the Group.

  • Accounts Clerk (Hong Kong)

    Accounts Clerk (Hong Kong)

    We are looking for an experienced Accounts Clerk to prepare the Trial Balance, Statement of Accounts and Cost Analysis Reports for vessels managed by our Company. 

    Job Requirements

    • Form 5 or above with LCC Higher Certificate
    • Minimum 3 years' accounting experience, preferably in the ship management industry
    • Detail-minded, with good communication and organizing skills
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word
    • Good command of written & spoken English and Chinese
    • Immediate availability is preferred


    We offer a competitive remuneration package and a 5-day working week to the right candidate.

    Please apply with a detailed CV to recruitment@wallem.com or fax to +852 2876 1003 stating the position that you are applying for.

    Wallem is an equal opportunities employer who believes strongly in recruiting, retaining and developing a strong talent pool, with ample opportunities for career growth within the Group.

  • Technical Assistants (Hong Kong)

    Technical Assistants (Hong Kong)

    Our ship management division is looking for Technical Assistants to provide general administrative support to Fleet Managers & Superintendents in ship record management and operational matters.

    Job Requirements

    • F.7 or above 
    • Minimum 2 years' administrative or clerical experience
    • Good interpersonal skills, organized, detail-minded, accountable and able to take own initiative
    • Good command of written & spoken English and Chinese 
    • Proficient in MS Office and email applications


    We offer a competitive remuneration package and a 5-day working week to the right candidate.

    Please apply with a detailed CV to recruitment@wallem.com or fax to +852 2876 1003 stating the position that you are applying for.

    Wallem is an equal opportunities employer, who believes strongly in recruiting, retaining and developing a strong talent pool, with ample opportunities for career growth within the Group.

  • Purchaser (Hong Kong)

    Purchaser (Hong Kong)

    Our large and growing purchasing operation requires a Purchaser to provide administrative and operational support for the purchase and delivery of ship's spares and stores to vessels.

    Job Requirements

    • Tertiary education or above
    • Working experience in the technical or purchasing department of a ship-owning or ship management company would be an advantage
    • Well organized, takes initiative, detail-minded and able to work under pressure
    • Good interpersonal and communication skills
    • Good command of written & spoken English and Chinese
    • Proficiency in MS Office and email applications


    We offer a competitive remuneration package and a 5-day working week to the right candidate.

    Please apply with a detailed CV to recruitment@wallem.com or fax to +852 2876 1003 stating the position that you are applying for.

    Wallem is an equal opportunities employer, who believes strongly in recruiting, retaining and developing a strong talent pool, with ample opportunities for career growth within the Group.

Nautical Instructor (Manila based)
Wallem is seeking applications for a Full time Nautical instructor at WMTCP…

Wallem is seeking applications for a Full time Nautical instructor at WMTCP situated in Manila, part of our Ship Management Division. WMTCP provides pre-joining training and familiarization for seafarers of all ranks working on our fleet of vessels managed from Hong Kong, Singapore, Norway and Germany.

 

The position reports directly to the Director Training, Far East Region & also the Director, Fleet Personnel in Hong Kong.

 

You should be a senior deck officer either Master or a Chief Officer holding a Master's licence with recent sailing experience. Chief Officers without a Master's licence may be considered if you have the proven sailing experience and time equivalent for a Masters position.

 

Your areas of responsibility will focus on navigational competency and assessment of officers both in theoretical and in simulated exercises and commercial skills, as well as all safety related subjects for all seagoing ranks. You will also be required to lead a team of three other Nautical Instructors with the aim of continuous improvement in training quality. Previous training or teaching qualifications and experience would be an advantage but are not essential as this can be provided if you have great communication skills, passion and enthusiasm for the role.

 

Externally, you will deal directly with our manning agents in Manila.

 

You should be fluent in English & Tagalog and have the right to live and work in the Philippines.

 

We offer a competitive remuneration, medical insurance and a clean and modern working environment. Lunch is also provided daily free of charge.

                       

Wallem is an international company, who takes pride in Delivering Maritime Services. We are headquartered in Hong Kong with a strong presence throughout Asia. Over the last century, we have committed ourselves to providing the highest standard of service to our customers in ship management, ship agency, commercial services and IT maritime solutions.

 

If you have the drive and creativity to make your mark with Wallem, please apply in strict confidence with your full resume, expected salary and contact details by e-mail to John Pritchett, Director Training, Far East Region (email: jpri@wallem.com) by 31 January 2014.

(Personal data collected will be kept under strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.)

 

Regional Sales Manager, Europe
Wallem is seeking applications for Regional Sales Manager, Europe. This…

Wallem is seeking applications for Regional Sales Manager, Europe.  This role reports to the Group Business Development Director in Hong Kong and the successful applicant will be responsible for securing new business from existing & new clients in the Europe region.

You will be required to promote the entire range of company products and services – to include (inter alia) ship management; technical services; ship agency; shipbroking; logistics & outsourced services. A key facet of the role will be in identifying business opportunities on a client by client basis and adapting our approach to best suit their needs.

 

You must have strong commercial and front line sales experience in the maritime industry with a good understanding of the complete value chain in which Wallem operates.

 

Key requirements include:

 

- Strong sales skills – able to understand a client’s business situation and accurately identify opportunities that match Group services or capabilities 

 

-  Excellent communication and verbal skills - know how to listen, understand and then communicate client needs back to the Wallem organization

 

- Good presentation and negotiation skills with proven experience in closing deals

 

-  Able to develop contacts and relationships with the client at a range of seniority levels and manage their expectations effectively

 

- Team player – able to involve a wide variety of Wallem personnel and motivate people to respond proactively to opportunities or client issues

 

- Organized and systematic in maintaining relationships within client organizations and following up to achieve positive outcomes

 

- Energetic, active and sociable – able to travel extensively

 

 Please apply in strict confidence with your full CV and cover letter by e-mail to Nigel Moore, Group Business Development Director (email:njm@wallem.com).


(Personal data collected will be kept under strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.)

 

Fleet Personnel Coordinator (Hong Kong)
Wallem is inviting appliations to join its Ship Management Division, as…

Wallem Group is an international maritime service organization headquartered in Hong Kong with a strong presence throughout Asia employing approximately 700 landbased staff. Over the last century, we have committed ourselves to providing the highest level of service standards to our customers in shipmanagement, ship agency, shipbroking and IT maritime solution. If you are ready for a challenge, we would like to invite you to join us as the Fleet Personnel Cooridnator, in our Ship Management Division.

Job Responsibilities

 

The successful incumbent will assist the Fleet Personnel Managers to ensure the ongoing projects are on track with high quality deliverable, perform translation whenever and wherever applicable. 

 

Job Requirements

 

  • School Graduate with minimum 4 years’ experience in a similar position or administration role
  • Cultural sensitive
  • Strong command of written and spoken English and Cantonese; Mandarin would be a distinct advantage
  • Good computer skills with proficiency in MS Office and email applications
  • Interpersonal skills and well organized; Accountable, adaptable, attentive to detail, and able to use initiative
  • Immediate available is highly preferred

 

We offer competitive remuneration package. Interested parties please apply in strict confidence with your full resume, expected salary and contact details to recruitment@wallem.com or fax number at (852) 2876 1003.

 

All personal data collected will be strictly treated in confidential and used for recruitment purpose only.