If you’re looking for a career opportunity that offers on-the-job training, career advancement, steady pay, Federal benefits, state-of-the-art work environments and excellent living accommodations, take a close look at Military Sealift Command. We hire civilian mariners – CIVMARs as we call them – for at-sea positions aboard the ships in our growing fleet.
If you are interested in pursuing employment with Military Sealift Command having your Merchant Mariner Credential is required. Click here to download the MMC application package.
Do you need previous sailing or military experience to qualify? No, your skills and experiences may help qualify you for a higher-level position, but we have a few entry-level positions as well. With more endorsements on your Merchant Mariner Credential, you’ll be eligible for positions with greater responsibility and higher earnings. If you have an interest in going to sea, MSC may be the best and last move you’ll ever need to make.
MSC provides ocean transportation of equipment, fuel, supplies and ammunition to sustain U.S. forces worldwide. It’s an important mission, critical to our nation’s defense. Our CIVMARs enjoy the following:
Becoming a CIVMAR may be one of the best decisions you make. We understand it is important to weigh your choices, but we believe you could Take Command of Your Career® with MSC.