Maritime Role Requirements

Licenses & Certificates

During the staffing process, HR requests Safety Management to conduct a Technical Review to ensure that all mariners offered a position to serve on board a Mercy Ship are fully qualified to serve in the position they are offered in accordance with STCW and Flag State Requirements.

In order to serve as a Deck or Engineering Officer with Mercy Ships, your license must be from an issuing authority recognized by our Flag State Administration, Malta. Click here for a list of the recognized nations.

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