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Minimum Requirements for Seafarers - Maritime Crane Operator
Minimum Requirements for Seafarers - Maritime Crane Operator
Seafarers are required to hold specialist maritime certification to work at sea. The last instalment covered the minimum requirements for a Master (Captain) to work on a vessel. In this edition we’re going to be looking at the requirements and ...
Posted by: Nina Dransfield
11/02/20
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How to ace a second interview
How to ace a second interview
Congratulations – you’ve done it! You passed the first stage interview with flying colours and you’ve been invited back for a second interview. It’s important to be aware that the company is interested in you, or they wouldn&r...
Posted by: Thomas Shard
03/02/20
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Returning to work after maternity leave
Returning to work after maternity leave
Do you remember that Sunday night dread you had as a teenager on the last day of the summer holidays? I do. My mum would be ironing my school shirt as she reminded me to pack my new pencil case. The upbeat chimes of the Antique’s Roadshow theme...
Posted by: Emma Upton
29/01/20
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Five signs it's time to change jobs
Five signs it's time to change jobs
When Sunday rolls around do you get the fear of going back into work? Do you think about leaving your job, but not sure whether you should? It could be time to think about whether you need a new job.  It’s very easy to just stay in your c...
Posted by: Emma Upton
22/01/20
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International insights: Kurdistan opportunities
International insights: Kurdistan opportunities
As part of a new feature, WRS are looking into the opportunities that exist in various international locations for experienced personnel within the energy sector. In this edition, we shine a light into Kurdistan and the opportunities that are on off...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
16/01/20
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Minimum Requirements for Seafarers
Minimum Requirements for Seafarers
Seafarers are required to hold specialist maritime certification to work at sea. As part of a new feature, WRS are outlining the role of every rank on-board and the minimum entry requirements. In this edition, we’re going to look at the requi...
Posted by: Jason Robertson
09/01/20
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Common mistakes to avoid when looking for a new job
Common mistakes to avoid when looking for a new job
The key to job searching is being careful. Be careful with what you write, what you say, how you apply to jobs and how you present your skills and experience in your CV. Done correctly, it will help you land a job. Done wrongly, and you could make yo...
Posted by: Stuart Mcneill
11/12/19
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Get noticed in the oil and gas industry – your guide to creating a great CV
Get noticed in the oil and gas industry – your guide to creating a great CV
It’s important that you have the right CV if you’re looking for a new job in the oil and gas industry. A role in the oil and gas industry may require specialist experience or skills, so a regular CV may not be enough to sell yourself to a...
Posted by: Josh Stachini
04/12/19
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7 Tips to nail a Skype interview
7 Tips to nail a Skype interview
Over the past few years, web-based interviews are becoming increasingly common so it’s important for candidates to interview comfortably over the web. Follow these tips to help you embrace technology and master a Skype interview. Before the ...
Posted by: Charlotte Archibald
28/11/19
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How to leave your job on good terms
How to leave your job on good terms
Congratulations! You’ve been offered a new job, which you’ve decided to accept. Follow these simple tips to ensure you leave your current employer in a professional and amicable manner. Resignation letterThe first thing you need to do is...
Posted by: Wei Hua Ng
21/11/19
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