SSTG Application Process leading to a Career at Sea

The SSTG follows a simple process which as outlined below.

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Throughout the process the SSTG will provide impartial and comprehensive advice for your career at sea.

The SSTG recruitment process:

  • On-line application submitted by candidate.

  • Applications reviewed by a Senior Recruitment Officer and candidates are selected for interview. At this stage in the process some applicants may be required to take part in a telephone interview before being considered for interview.
  • Invited candidates attend SSTG interview.

  • Successful candidates will sometimes be required to attend a second interview with one of our member shipping companies before being offered sponsorship.
  • Offer of sponsorship issued.

If you believe you have what it takes to succeed with a career at sea as a ship’s Deck, Engineer or Electro-Technical Officer in the Merchant Navy, we look forward to hearing from you