Briese Rostov on Don

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Our Company

Apply here for a seafarers job at our company Briese Schiffahrt, a German family-owned shipping company with a fleet of 140 vessels transporting project and heavylift cargoes around the world. Visit our websites of  Briese Schiffahrt and our two Chartering Companies "BBC" (worldwide trade) & Briese Chartering (European trade) for more information about our fleet and cargoes. Most of our vessels are trading worldwide and are manned with Russian/Ukrainian/Filipino Crew.

Our Seamen

Nautical officers

We are looking for nautical officers with experience on multipurpose vessels including:

  • Safe care for the project cargo of our customers such as
    • Stowing, lashing & securing of project cargoes incl. efficient tweendeck operations
    • Lifting of cargoes with own ship cranes (incl. Lifts up to 2x400t on our Heavy Lifters)
    • Very special focus on fire prevention due to heavy welding operations by crew & shore workers
    • diligent maintenance of cargo holds and hatch-cover sealings
  • Administrative skills and knowledge to manage increasing regulatory requirements incl. SOLAS/ISM/ISPS/MARPOL
  • English language proficiency suitable for international trade

Technical engineers and mechanics

The majority of our ships are propelled by 4-stroke M/E from MAK, Germany. Ships bigger than 12.000 dwt usually run on MAN B&W 2-stroke engines. We focus on practical workshop skills of our engine crews and attach importance that our engineers constantly improve their English language abilities for good communication with our head office and the international crew onboard. Engineers with good electrical knowledge enjoy preference.

Deck Crews

Professional experience with crane driving incl. rigging, communication during lifting operations, securing of project cargoes especially needed for our heavy-lifters. Handling of tweendecks and gantry crane. Willingness to work hard to remove welded stoppers after discharge of cargoes. Ensuring a good maintenance standard of the cargo hold despite heavy cargo operations incl. care for hatch cover sealings. Teamplayer willing to work with multi-national crew (e.g. Filipino crew).


We run constantly 60 deck and 60 engine cadet positions onboard our vessels. Due to the nature of small ships and intensive cargo operations, all cadets are fully integrated into the ship operations. After first contracts as OS/AB respectively Wiper/Motorman, we offer Junior Officer and Junior Engineer positions for the next career step.

Your Contact Person


Dmitry Bordunov

Briese Shipping Rostov
344082 Rostov on Don
Pushkinskaya Street 49 B
Phone: +7-863-303-43-40

free calls from Russia 8-800-333-62-42 (add 201) 

Office hours: 09:00 - 18:00

Your Application

Please  apply directly on this webpage by clicking on "Apply for Job" below to upload your own personal application form. Alternatively you can use our company application forms which you can download below:

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