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First maritime careers fair to showcase sector's opportunities

Exhibitors from Manx and UK based employers at Villa Marina

The Island's first maritime-focused careers fair will take place today as part of efforts to encourage people to consider working in the sector.

Isle of Man Maritime Limited is hosting the event with exhibitors from Manx and UK based employers highlighting opportunities at sea and ashore.

Exhibitors include the Isle of Man Ship Registry, Carnival UK, Fleetwood Nautical College, Chiltern Maritime, AW Crewing, Isle of Man Steam Packet Company, Bernhard Schulte Ship management, Shell Ship Management, Oceanweb Limited, Equiom Group, Tapiit Ltd, Doehle Yachts and Riela Yachts.

Isle of Man Maritime Limited, a not-for-profit organisation, was formed in 2018 to develop, support and promote the Island’s growing sector.

Lee Clarke is the general manager:

The event is being held at the Villa Marina in Douglas between 1pm and 5pm.

You can find out more HERE.

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