The Netherlands


One month ago

Closing date:

29 June 2022

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CSMART is looking for you!

CSMART is currently looking for an Instructor for our Nautical department for 40 hours per week. This role focuses on experience at the level of Captain, Staff Captain or as a Pilot. Applicants must possess a high degree of self-motivation and a proven ability to work independently and as part of a team.

CSMART, Center for Simulator Maritime Training, is the international award-winning training centre for Operational HESS trainings onboard, online, and onsite programmes for Carnival Corporation & plc.

Carnival Corporation & plc the largest leisure travel company in the world holds nine cruise brands worldwide, operating 87 ships with an addition of 16 new ships scheduled for delivery by 2025. Carnival Corporation & plc employs a talented and diverse workforce of valued employees from nearly 150 countries across all brands. Our brands are: Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Seabourn, AIDA Cruises, Costa Cruises, Cunard, P&O Cruises Australia, and P&O Cruises UK.

At Carnival Corporation & plc, our highest responsibility and top priority is compliance, environmental protection and the health, safety and well-being of our guests, the people in the communities we touch and serve, and our  shipboard and shoreside employees. On this foundation, we aspire to deliver unmatched joyful vacations for our guests, always exceeding their expectations and in doing so driving outstanding shareholder value. We are committed to a positive and just corporate culture, based on inclusion and the power of diversity. We operate with integrity, trust, and respect for each other communicating, coordinating, and collaborating while seeking candor, openness and transparency at all times. And we aspire to be an exemplary corporate citizen leaving the people and the places we touch even better.

At CSMART, we reinforce our vision statement by providing all Maritime Officers with rigorous, industry leading safety training. Our Onsite Academy features state-of-the-art technology and methodology in our Bridge and Engine Room simulators, including Part Task, Full Mission, and practical Electrical Training Laboratories. The centre, and supporting Hotel, focuses on utilizing the most innovative technology and training solutions in the maritime industry.

CSMART’s highly experienced and committed team members continually work together to deliver training that surpasses industry standard for safety while anticipating advances in ship technology & sustainability. All departments work toward fostering critical thinking, problem solving and decision-making with confidence in a work environment of respect and inclusiveness. We look forward to welcoming you to our team to help us build upon our success!

Duties & Responsibilities

As an Instructor (Ship handling) you are an integral part of the CSMART team, where your key responsibilities will include, yet not limited to:

  •  Delivering training to ship-board Nautical/Deck staff
  •  Delivering courses according to the CSMART course delivery process
  •  Developing courses/new procedures to be implemented onboard ships
  •  Participating in Simulation Studies
  •  Keeping up to date with current practices and technology

Requirements & Experience

  •  Experience as a Captain, a Staff-Captain, or a Pilot
  •  Extensive experience as ship handler
  •  Extensive experience with podded propulsion is a distinct advantage
  •  Cruise Ship experience is highly preferred
  •  Experience in teaching/instructing, especially in a simulated environment, would be an asset

Technical Skills

  •  Basic knowledge of computers & networks
  •  Proficient in MS Office

Language Skills

  • Fluent written and verbal English language

Personal Skills

  • Strong interpersonal & communication skills
  • Works well in a multi-cultural team
  • Ability to work unassisted

As part of our remuneration package, CSMART offers successful candidates a competitive salary & benefits.

To know more about our organization have a look at our website

Should you be interested in the role, kindly send your CV & motivation letter to Petra Kendall, email:

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CSMART is currently looking for an Instructor for our Nautical department.

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