Merchant navy has enormous employment opportunities. Candidates who have completed the basic course can get jobs through various consultants and agencies.
Merchant navy fleet consists of:
3.Barge carrying ships
8.Roll off/Roll on ships
The possibility of getting employed in cargo ships is more compared to others.
Some of the companies around world are:
Company that run merchant ships hire trained people who can operate and maintain the ships.
INDIAN shipping companies are:
The THREE main departments of the ship are:
- THE DECK
- THE ENGINE
- THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT
- Well trained people are required for the above departments of ship.
- Deck officer(navigation officer)
- Electro-technical officer (ETO)
- Ratings-ratings are skilled seafarers who help all the officers with daily tasks
- Caterings&Hospitality crew(pursers,stewards,chef,housekeepers)
The salary ranges from Rs.12000-Rs.10,00,000 per month.
The pay structure differs from company to company, city to city, the export-import needs & seniority.
All crew members get free meals on board and senior officers can take along their wives for the voyage.
|1.||Junior Engineer/Deck Cadet||Rs.24,906-
|2.||4th Engineer / 3rd Officer||Rs.170784-
|3.||3rd Engineer / 2nd Officer||Rs.284640-
|4.||2nd Engineer / Chief Officer||Rs.462540-
|5.||Chief Engineer / Captain||Rs.569280-
It takes about 6-7 years for a junior engineer officer to get promoted to the rank of chief engineer depending on individual capabilities and the job opportunities available.
It takes about 8 years for a third officer to get promoted to the rank of captain depending on individual capabilities and the job opportunities available.
are available on board duty free.There is no income tax imposed on earnings of merchant navy professionals and are also entitled to four months leave.
Life in merchant navy can be adventurous for all the adventure lovers…
*For any doubt and query write your comment and connect on social media. we will respond you..