Crew Manning Bulgaria provides professionally selected and trained specialists for all positions on cargo ships (tankers, container ships, gas carrier ships, bulk carriers, RoRo, etc.) offshore ships, yachts, overseas and river cruise ships.
We are engaged in crew planning and management, employment and training and we also perform the related administrative and accounting activities, salaries, etc.
We are also engaged in transporting employees to and from the ports where they start and terminate their contracts. We work directly with airlines and as their long-term partners, we get some of the best prices and discounts on airline tickets.
We have personal experience and in-depth knowledge of the nature of jobs and employment on modern vessels as well as the specifics in the formation of sea crews. Our job applicants meet the requirements of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) and when selecting crews, we carefully check the availability and expiry date of licenses and certificates of competence and qualification and the conformity of the working experience with the pre-set requirements of the companies.
Job applicants from Bulgaria recorded in our database receive high-level professional training in secondary maritime schools in Burgas and Varna and in higher education institutions that are highly-rated in this industry: Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy and Technical University of Varna.
They undergo training programs for trainees and cadets in maritime shipping and ship navigation, ship machines and mechanisms, ship electrical equipment, etc. This way, they gain practical skills and habits and they become excellent professionals who can adequately react to dynamically changing conditions in the sea.
They continue their training in different forms of qualification and retraining and update their knowledge and prepare to work on modern vessels and meet high requirements. They have certificates enabling them to work in the relevant positions and good language skills (English, Russian, French, etc.). Middle and senior command ranks and job applicants for employment on cruise ships have enough experience and proven skills.
You can contact us and we will form your crews and provide you with well-trained and highly-qualified staff for different positions.
While working with job applicants, we get to know them and this allows us to select only well-trained specialists but also people with high goals and motivation to achieve these goals. We value a strong sense of responsibility and decision-making skills, ability to work under pressure, good communication skills. We appreciate positive, friendly and helpful employees who easily work together and work well in a team.
Rich database for potential job applicants
We keep constant contact with marine specialists in the region to be able to react quickly when you need them. We closely monitor their professional training and experience, the availability and expiry date of the necessary certificates and their career development and this is why we are certain that they meet the highest standards of modern shipping and your specific requirements and you can safely trust them.
Experienced and motivated team with high goals
The team of Crew Manning Bulgaria has gained successful experience in the selection and administration of staff from different parts of the world and other business areas and we have proven to be reliable partners with years as evidenced by the relevant letters of recommendation from satisfied clients.
Our objective is to satisfy the needs of job applicants and employers to the maximum extent. We responsibly approach the fulfilment of our duties, i.e. to establish a mutually beneficial cooperation between those who offer and those who seek jobs.
We work professionally and quickly
We aim to quickly establish ourselves among the leading manning companies with a professional and loyal fulfilment of our commitments, using innovative approaches and staff selection methods and skilfully applying international maritime standards.
We fully satisfy your needs
This means we are trying to select the best and the most motivated applicants for every position. This way, we fully satisfy your requirements and provide your company with greater efficiency and performance and give our specialists excellent opportunities for growth and career development.
Crew Manning undertakes to check each applicant’s documents again before he or she goes aboard such as international passport, seafarer’s document, STCW certificates, any additional documents and courses according to the specific requirements of the employer and makes sure that the expire date of such documents covers the duration of the contract.
Crew Manning partners with licensed medical centres specialized in the work with marine staff. They are approved by the Ministry of Health and the Bulgarian Maritime Administration for medical and physical examinations, tests for alcohol and drug use and the provision of additional vaccines if necessary.