Jobs and careers at Maersk

Every one of our business units across the globe is committed to empowering employees to achieve and surpass their greatest potential.

Whether you are a generalist, a specialist, newly-graduated or highly experienced in one of our business areas, you will find exciting opportunities within Maersk all over the world. Take a look at our vacancies section to search all current job openings around the world. Find out where you fit in!


Vacant positions

Vacancies at Maersk

Because our network is so expansive, new opportunities open up practically every day somewhere in the world. Discover new career opportunities in your local area or wherever you choose in the world.

View all vacancies at Maersk

Recruitment process

The recruitment process starts when you’ve submitted your application online and the confirmation pop-up appears on your screen.

Our recruitment process

How to apply

Because our network is so expansive, new opportunities open up practically every day somewhere in the world. Discover new career opportunities in your local area or wherever you choose in the world.

How to apply for a job

Job agent

Sign up for our job notification service to receive immediate updates on new jobs based on your selection of criteria. Just plot in your job requirements: location, expertise and experience, and receive notifications as soon as relevant job ads are posted.

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Where do you fit in?

Transportation and energy jobs
Oil and gas careers

Oil and gas careers

The potential for a world-class career within Maersk Group is huge. Exciting opportunities for passionate and talented individuals exist in in more than 130 countries. Whether in oil and gas, transport, offshore, or onshore, there are hundreds of careers all over the world.

Read more about oil and gas careers

Shipping careers

Do you dream of a truly international job? Transport jobs at Maersk can take you all over the world – or bring the world to you.

Read more about shipping careers

Offshore careers

Offshore work refers to all the jobs on an oil or gas drilling platform or rig out in the sea. The work is suited for people who thrive on unpredictability, unique challenges and excitement.

Read more about offshore careers

Office careers

From Svendborg to Sydney – whichever Maersk office you work in – you will feel the pride and exhilaration of working for an elite world-class brand in a truly international workplace. There are Maersk office jobs literally in every corner of the globe,

Read more about office careers

Entry-level jobs

Entry-level jobs

Entry level jobs and programmes

Maersk entry-level jobs and educational programmes provide outstanding opportunities for talented, ambitious young people who are eager to kick-start a challenging international career. Combining structured educational programmes, on-the-job experiences and one-on-one mentoring our programmes create the foundation for your future.


Maritime education

Maersk educational programmes for experienced and new seafarers. A job at sea with Maersk provides skilled and motivated individuals with a challenging profession in a dynamic and exciting environment

Read about maritime education

Graduate programmes

Maersk graduate programmes – your fast-track to a successful international career. If you are a high-performing recent graduate, Maersk can offer unparalleled training opportunities in a variety of areas within transport and energy.

Read about graduate programmes

Experienced applicants

Officer Application

Officer application

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

Officer careers

Experienced Seafarer Application

If you are seeking an experienced seafarer, seeking an international career in shipping, let us know with an application. We look forward to hearing from you.

Careers for experienced seafarers

Contact details and FAQ

Contact us

Contact HR at Maersk

If your issue was not addressed by any of the answers covered in this FAQs and Technical Requirements section, please select a topic from the list below and contact us for additional support.

Contact us

Recruitment process

Because our network is so expansive, new opportunities open up practically every day somewhere in the world. Discover new career opportunities in your local area or wherever you choose in the world.

Recruitment process FAQ

Technical Requirements

Here is some information for technical requirements to successfully process your online application.

Technical requirements

International careers


Read more about working 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.

Job opportunities in Africa

Read more about working in the Americas

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

Job opportunities in the Americas

Read more about working in Asia

Asia includes both developed and growth markets, and the region is an indispensable part of Maersk Group business. Maersk Group has varied activities spread across the entire continent. Key countries include India, China, the Philippines, Vietnam and Singapore.

Job opportunities in Asia

Read more about working in Europe

Founded in Denmark in 1904, the Maersk Group still conducts a significant part of its business in Denmark and surrounding countries in Europe.

Job opportunities in Europe

Maersk Management Consulting


Strategy, growth and turnaround

Maersk Management Consulting is an in-house management consultancy for the Maersk Group, founded in 2012. We offer a wide range of management consulting services to all business units.

Read More about Maersk Management Consulting

Working at Maersk

A diverse group with major activities in shipping and energy
Our company

Our company

When you join Maersk, you will find that the world is your workplace. Whether working overseas or at home, you will feel the exhilaration, opportunity and sheer scope of our dynamic international business from day one.

Read about the Maersk Group

Meet our people

On this page, you can meet a variety of Maersk employees, and find out more about who they are, what they do and how they feel about life at Maersk.

Meet our people

The Maersk culture

Ask any Maersk employee and they will tell you that the culture at Maersk is international and dynamic.

The culture at Maersk


At Maersk, we embrace diversity. Because we believe that a diverse workplace is better for our customers, for our business, and for our employees.

Workplace diversity

Training and education

At Maersk, we are dedicated to building specialized teams made up of the very best people for the job at hand. A commitment to recruiting the best talent involves a commitment to training and education throughout your career.

Read about our training and education programmes