Careers at Maersk

Explore a world of opportunities with Maersk

The Maersk Group employs around 89,000 people in over 130 countries. At Maersk, every employee is empowered to achieve and surpass their greatest potential. The global scale of Maersk’s operations gives the company the scope, diversity and reach to help you make even your most ambitious career dreams a reality. Whether you are a generalist, a specialist, newly-graduated or highly experienced in one of Maersk’s business areas, you will find exciting opportunities within Maersk all over the world. Maersk’s main industries are shipping, and oil and gas. Within these fields there are plenty of job types and development opportunities for ambitious, accomplished, and dedicated candidates.

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International Careers

Explore Maersk Group’s activities and vacant positions in 130 countries across the world

Opportunities with Maersk in Africa

From Egypt in the north to South Africa down south, you will find an array of Maersk Group company offices. In fact, the majority of our major business units operate in at least one African country.

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Opportunities with Maersk in the Americas

The Americas Region embraces widely different economies, and Maersk Group can offer a huge array of opportunities for exciting international careers in North, South and Central America.

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Opportunities with Maersk in Asia

Asia boasts some of the world’s most advanced countries and some of the fastest growing economies. Maersk Group offers a wealth of opportunities in this dynamic region in a variety of business areas, on land as well as at sea.

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Opportunities with Maersk in Europe

With headquarters in Denmark and extensive activities across Europe, from the North See to the Mediterranean, Maersk Group provides global challenges and local opportunities for resourceful individuals from all over the world.

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Graduate Programmes

Outstanding opportunities to launch challenging international careers.

Embark on a world-class education

The Maersk Liner Graduate Programme is a two-year programme that will consist of two job rotations plus MLGP Educational Support and Developmental Support.

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Maersk International Technology and Science Programme

MITAS is a unique two-year entry-level programme for recently graduated engineers and geoscientists, which provides real-world experience and a broad business mindset.


Creating logistics professionals for the future.

If you have the motivation and talent to succeed, then come grow with us and become a world class logistics professional.

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Maritime Education Programmes

Maersk educational programmes for experienced and new seafarers

A company to build a global career within

If you are an experienced Captain and looking for a company with great benefits and a unique work culture, then Maersk is an excellent option.


Excellent career opportunities as an Officer with Maersk

The Maersk Officer Education Programme provides a rich and motivating environment for professional development and personal growth. A job as a Maersk officer provides excellent career opportunities.


A technically oriented maritime career

The Maersk Engineering Cadet Educational Programme is our world-class training opportunity equipping you with the skills and qualifications you need to be a marine engineer.


International travel and world-class training

The Maersk Cadet Education is our world-class training opportunity equipping our maritime officers of the future with the skills and qualifications they need for a career at sea.


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