Nurses Required for Cruise Ships | [ODEPC LATEST VACANCY 2022]

Nurses Required for Cruise Ships: ODEPC recruits Nurses required for placement in famous Cruise Ships. The appointment will be on CONTRACT basis (4 months contract followed by 2 months leave). through ODEPC, a government of Kerala Undertaking. The recruitment is conducted by Overseas Development and Employment Promotion Consultants (ODEPC) Ltd under the Ministry of labor of Government of Kerala. The aspirants looking for Nurses Jobs can utilize this great opportunity. The details are below.

Job TypeHealthcare
Recruitment TypeFull time
Post NameNurses
Offered SalaryUSD 4710
Career LevelProfessional
Gender PreferenceNone
QualificationsGraduate In Nursing
Post Date15 January, 2022
Closing Date31 January, 2022

About Overseas Development and Employment Promotion Consultants (ODEPC)

Overseas Development and Employment Promotion Consultants (ODEPC) Ltd. is one of the first recruitment agency offered by Government of Kerala, registered under Ministry of External Affairs vide license number B-0882/KER/COM/1000+/5/2224/87. It was established in the year 1977 under the Ministry of labor of Government of Kerala. From the very beginning, the company’s incorporators aimed into becoming one of the leading manpower agencies, soliciting only the best trained and high skilled personals for overseas deployment. We have been supplying the best staff throughout the globe for more than 4 decades and are committed to providing unrivaled quality of service. That’s our bottom line

Job description

Nurses are primarily responsible for providing individualized outpatient, inpatient and ICU care for guests and crew. Nurses also act as a first responders, triaging emergency calls, assessing and treating on scene, and transferring patients to the shipboard medical center for definitive care. Through the use of specific patient group directives, nurses are able to practice autonomously under the authority of doctors, assessing patients and providing treatment and advice for specific conditions. In additional to first response duties, nurses work closely with shipboard doctors to attend to patients attending daily walk-in clinics.

Nurses also perform various technical and non-clinical administrative tasks that support the efficient and safe operation of the medical center under the direction and supervision of the Senior Nurse. Additional duties include equipment checks, medicines and inventory management, participation in drills, audits, inspections and training of other crew members. Technical skills are learned and practiced on board, such as X-rays acquisition, and performing a wide-array of laboratory tests and other procedures.

All medical staff provide high level of customer service, maintaining a professional, dignified, friendly, assertive, and polite manner at all times, towards both guests and fellow crewmembers, and demonstrate performance consistent with the Vision, Mission and Strategic Plan of the organization.


Nurse applicants must hold a Registered Nurse Qualification (Associates or Bachelor’s degree), and current registration and licensing with an appropriate governmental or national regulatory body. Applicants must have at least three years post qualification clinical experience in emergency medicine, acute care or ICU, and most recent work experience should be in a clinical setting. Additional requirements include:

  • A valid accredited ALS/ACLS certificate prior to joining a vessel
  • PALS certification may be required before completing the first year of employment
  • A Valid passport
  • Eligibility to be issued a United States C1/D Visa (Not applicable for US and Canadian citizens)
  • Fluency in English, both conversational and technical
  • Computer literacy and experience with Microsoft Windows 7 (or higher) and MS Office programs
  • Experience with use of electronic health records is preferred
  • Outstanding interpersonal, customer services and communication skills
  • A commitment to completing at least two four-month contracts within a twelve-month period

Other Benefits

  • Well-equipped and modern shipboard medical centers
  • Officer class accommodation with access to shipboard facilities, entertainment, and cruise benefits

How to Apply Nurses Required for Cruise Ships

Email your CV and other documents to [email protected] with subject line “Nurses-Cruise Ships” on or before 31st January 2022.

Apply now

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.