We’re experts in global maritime recruitment

Who we are

Marine People is a specialist partnership based recruitment business placing high quality permanent UK and International candidates in to strategic maritime positions worldwide. Partnering with our clients and candidates is very important to us and finding the best talent and best opportunities for our partners is what we do best.

Specialist areas


Ship repair, maintenance and conversion

Vessel design



Technical shipping

Commercial shipping

Professional services


  • Marine people are an exceptional recruitment agency that add value where others cant. It is fantastic to be able to go to a recruitment agency that can offer additional services such as workforce development which is proving invaluable in our business.

    Managing Director Shipyard – Europe
  • Marine people are a really great agency to work with. They have great contacts and industry knowledge and were able to find me a number of exciting opportunities within a short period of time.

    Planning Specialist North America
  • My experience, interaction & communication with Marine People have been an extremely positive and at the highest professional level one would expect. I’m ensured that my prior achievements and capabilities are evaluated and networked as Marine People search for potential opportunities globally. Follow up information is provided regularly on progress with useful information to consider as I seek my future career path.

    Senior Operations Executive Australia

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