Vita Maritime Ltd had enjoyed participation in the historic 25th Anniversary of The Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain which took place on 29th of February, 2020 at Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
VITA — your VITAL pilot for success
Welcome to Vita Maritime Ltd, one of the Top 10 and most progressive Crew Manning Companies in Ukraine! The accumulated experience in crew manning business since its foundation in Ukraine, led us to the establishment of Vita Maritime Ltd. It was inspired and willingly supported by our good Principals and Clients, with whom our crewing company has had successful and fruitful co-operation for over 15 years.
Our mission is providing professional and competent crew manning services to Shipowners/Managers which will support and encourage safe and efficient ship operation, as well as helping Ukrainian qualified marine officers and crew to realize their high potential and knowledge and to find stable and permanent employment at sea.
Years of crew selection and crew requirements fulfilment have equipped us not only with experience and knowledge, but also with vast and constantly updated pool of dedicated, competent and motivated Ukrainian seafarers. The above-mentioned seafarers are recognized as among the best in the world due to their wide experience acquired on different types of foreign Shipowners’ vessels, their abilities, skills and high level of professional education. Our manpower pool is a product of the finest maritime educational establishments in Ukraine, among which is the world-famous Odessa National Maritime Academy with annual graduation of about 1000 specialists, Odessa Maritime University and another 5 Maritime Universities as well as 20 maritime colleges. Our crew manning agency supplies our Clients with well-experienced and highly qualified marine specialists from single officer to full crew for Container Carriers fm 1100 up to 13500 TEUs, Bulk Carriers (Panamax, Cape Size etc.), MPP, RoRo/PCC, Chemical tankers and other ships, and we will be happy to expand our business having enough potential and facilities for that.The quality of our service has been confirmed by ISO 9001:2015 and MLC 2006 certificates, Bureau Veritas.
Our personal attendance and crew manning agency quality service are aimed to our Clients’ requirements and high standarts and to build up trustworthy, opened and friendly relations both with our Principals and with each of our seamen.
If you are interested in qualified Ukrainian crew and in dedicated, trustworthy partner, you are welcome to contact us.
The accumulated experience of over 15 years in the Crew Manning sector led us to the foundation of Vita Maritime Ltd. Our main goal is to offer you respectable and stable job on foreign shipowners’ vessels, as well as to give you the possibility to realize your knowledge and potential.
Our Principals are German, UK, Israeli, Singapore, Saudi Arabian and Cyprus Shipowners/Managers owning Container vessels (from 1100 to 13500 TEU), Bulk Carriers (from Handysize to Cape Size), RORO, PCC, Multy Purpose and Chemical Tankers, with whom we have been cooperating for several years.
Having entrusted your employment to us, you can always rely upon qualified assistance, your interests maintenance as well as obtaining of complete and trustworthy information about your future job: work and payment terms and conditions, vessels’ particulars and technical condition, crew complement, Company’s policies, etc.
We hope that the employment offered with our mediation will meet all your expectations, ensure the prosperity of your families and strengthen the positions of Ukrainian marine specialists in the international labour market.
Willing to maintain long-lasting and mutually fruitful relations with our Principals as well as good reputation in the Maritime Crew Manning market, Vita Maritime Ltd carries out an utterly thorough and professional seagoing staff selection.
All of our officers and crews are carefully screened to meet all our owners’ and relevant vessel type requirements.: Extensive interviews are conducted and testing techniques are applied to ensure that you will have competent, highly trained and reliable ship’s personnel, which include:
- Pre-employment interview, aimed to verify seafarer’s experience, competency, character and personality, potential and fitness. The seafarer’s qualifications and sea-service are cross-referenced with the former employers, government agencies and other organizations to ensure the authenticity. Additionally, the seafarer’s professional attitude and psychological behavior are assessed through our personal interviews.
- Checking the validity and authenticity of seafarer’s certificates in compliance with STCW CODE, as amended, IMO requirements and National legislation. The verification methods we use ensure that seafarers we cooperate with possess the training and skills as stated in their certificates and licenses.
- English language level test.
- Medical examination including drug/alcohol test provided by the largest and duly licensed Ukrainian Maritime Medical centres.
- Familiarization with the Principals’ policies and “Safety Management System”.
And although technology has greatly increased our efficiency over the past few years, we are NOT a web-based business.
We are a people-based business with real Crew Placement Coordinators the devotees of their job, who INTERVIEW, who LISTEN, and who SCREEN.
As soon as our candidates are approved by the Principals, the crewing company Vita Maritime Ltd ensures such pre-departure arrangements as:
- seaman’s entry, business and working visas
- booking of air tickets (including charter flights)
- bus, railway, car transfers within Ukraine
- Flag State License Applications (depending on the flag of the vessel)
- supply committed to their job the working clothes and uniform with Principal’s logo (upon Principal’s request)
Training & Certification
Lomar Shipping Ltd and Vita Maritime Ltd arranged first SULPHUR CAP 2020 TRAINING COURSE inMozart Conference Hall in Odessa on2nd of October 2019. Main speakers on training were Mr.George Dimitriou – Incidence Support Team Manager of Lomar Shipping Ltd and Mr. Jason Van Zwam – Technical Superintendent . List of Vita Maritime sea-staff was enhanced …
On the 3rd June, 2019 VITA MARITIME participated in 2nd EUROPE-ASIA MARITIME SUMMIT professionally organized by MARINE TRANSPORT WORKERS TRADE UNION of UKRAINE, First Vice Chairman Mr.O.GRYGORIUK.
15 years of hard work and challenges, 15 years of development and progress, 15 years of recognition and success. Our great appreciation to all our long-standing partners for trust, excellent cooperation and continuous support!
LOMAR SHIPPING semi-annual crew seminar with VITA MARITIME Officers The seminar organized by LOMAR SHIPPING for Company’s in-house and managed fleets was held on 7th May, 2019 at the Mozart Conference Hall, Odessa. Mr. Ian Barker – Fleet Personnel Manager, Mr. Petros Simantonis – Marine Superintendent, and Mr. George Dimitriou – Incident Support Team Manager presented …
This time Uniteam Marine arranged meeting with Vita Maritime and Uniteam Ukraine sea -staff in interactive format. Ukraine Officers Event took place in Odessa Decameron Club Hotel . Leading speakers for this time were Uniteam Marine representatives Fleet Personnel Director Capt.Thomas Reppenhagen and Deputy Director Mr.Richard Knighton . Subjects of discussion were as follows : …
|Position||Vessel||Engine||Contract||Salary||Date of joining|
|MASTER||CONT 1100-4500 TEU||MAN B&W||4 MONTHS||8500-9600 USD||October|
|MASTER||BULK 20000-150000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-5 MONTHS||8500-9600 USD||October|
|CH. OFFICER||CONT 1100-4500 TEU||MAN B&W||4-5 MONTHS||6450-7500 USD||October|
|CH. OFFICER||BULK 20000-150000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||6500-7500 USD||October|
|2ND OFFECER||CONT 1100-4500 TEU||MAN B&W||4-5 MONTHS||3400-3700 USD||October|
|2ND OFFECER||BULK 20000-150000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||3000-3600 USD||October|
|3RD OFFICER||CONT 1100-4500 TEU||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||2900-3400 USD||October|
|3RD OFFICER||BULK 20000-150000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||2900-3400 USD||October|
|CH.ENGINEER||CONT 1100-4500 TEU||MAN B&W||4-5 MONTHS||8250-9600 USD||October|
|CH.ENGINEER||BULK 20000-150000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-5 MONTHS||8500-9600 USD||October|
|2-ND ENGINEER||CONT 1100-4500 TEU||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||6450-7500 USD||October|
|2-ND ENGINEER||BULK 20000-150000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||6500-7500 USD||October|
|3RD ENGINEER||CONT 1100-4500 TEU||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||3400-3700 USD||October|
|3RD ENGINEER||BULK 20000-150000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||3000-3600 USD||October|
|4TH ENGINEER||CONT 1100-8800 TEU||MAN B&W||4 MONTHS||2900-3400 USD||October|
|4TH ENGINEER||BULK 20 - 180 000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||2900-3400 USD||October|
|ETO||CONT 1100-4500 TEU||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||5200-6200 USD||October|
|ETO||BULK 20000-150000 DWT||MAN B&W||4-6 MONTHS||5200-6200 USD||October|
|ELECTRICIAN||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4-6 MONTHS||2200-5500 USD||October|
|FITTER||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||1558 - 2500 USD||October|
|MTM 1ST CLASS||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||1310 - 1700 USD||October|
|WIPER||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||990 - 1300 USD||October|
|OS||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||990 - 1300 USD||October|
|AB||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||1310 - 1600 USD||October|
|COOK||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||1500 - 2200 USD||October|
|MESSMAN||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||1060 - 1400 USD||October|
|BOSUN||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||1650 - 2200 USD||October|
|CADET||BULK, CONT||MAN B&W, SULZER||4 - 6 MONTHS||550 - 600 USD||October|