Working for ITM

At ITM we offer an environment where the focus is on personal development, quality and growth. We expect that our employees work in a co-operative and honest manner with their colleagues, customers and the company itself. We pride ourselves in our professionalism and results. We expect all employees to uphold the mission and values of the organization.

Good Reasons for joining ITM:

 

1. No recruitment fees

 

ITM provides free recruitment services through it's manning agents. Under no circumstances shall we ever request a recruitment fee. Our aim is to hire, train and retain a committed and dedicated workforce, building a strong and lasting cooperative relationship in the process.

2. Training courses

 

Whenever a ITM seafarer is asked to attend an in-house training course or seminar - essential in terms of complying with the company's Training Matrix - they are provided free to the seafarer. Additionally, we pay basic wages for the training days.

3. Senior Officer Partnership

 

Senior officers sailing within our fleet - meeting specific performance and experience criteria - will be offered long-term Senior Officer Partnership agreements, providing more stability for our seagoing workforce. All senior officers committing to this offer will benefit from career continuity and additional benefits, as detailed below. The present seafarer contracts, which are agreed prior to joining each vessel, will remain in force.

4. Airport lounge access

 

To make travel more comfortable when joining and leaving vessels, we will provide free airport lounge access for Masters and Chief Engineers that have signed the Senior Officer Partnership agreement. This benefit will be provided by Priority Pass, who has a worldwide network of airport lounges.

5. Life insurance

 

We provide complementary life insurance cover during leave periods - provided by Allianz - for our Masters and Chief Engineers signed up to the Senior Officer Partnership agreement.

6. Revalidation costs

 

For senior officers who have signed the Senior Officer Partnership agreement, ITM will reimburse the cost of national certificate of competence revalidation, including the cost of any training courses required to revalidate.

7. No allotment charge

 

All seafarers' wages are paid directly into their nominated bank accounts, without any additional bank transfer charge.

8. Free travel

 

For the majority of countries, ITM will cover the cost of travel from your home to the point of embarkation, and back. No seafarer will be asked to contribute towards this cost.

9. Healthcare Plan with Marine Benefits

 

Senior Officers sailing on ITM vessels will receive private healthcare for themselves, their spouses and dependent children. This is a demonstration of our commitment to a Career for Life for seafarers. For further information on any of these issues, please contact your nearest crewing office.