About us

The world's trusted supplier of quality labour in the marine industry

Built from 40 years of skill, knowledge & commitment

Established in 2018, International Marine Recruitment has been built from the ground up by a dedicated team who have worked on vessels all over the world. Our experience has taught us the flaws of traditional marine recruitment agencies which has allowed us to create a reputable business that prioritises worker welfare and client satisfaction.

An agency you can trust

International Marine Recruitment take pride in our projects and work, this means we take the time to fully examine all the individuals in our database to give our clients the peace of mind that they are receiving the highest quality workers. By employing the best of the best, we’re ensuring our high standards are kept and our culture of excellence is upheld.

Meet the Board

Joshua Holden


Over the last 20 years, Joshua has worked for and alongside some of the world’s most prestigious maritime companies all over the world. Joshua’s keen eye for detail and exceptionally high standards have allowed him to sculpt IMR into a reputable recruitment agency that has a culture of excellence. 

Mark Childs


Starting off life as a paint sprayer and having worked in and around the marine industry for over 20 years, Mark has a proven track record in building and developing businesses. His extensive network means IMR are never short of opportunities to meet client and employee demands.