James Stares

James Stares

Team Leader - Maritime

As a Team Lead & Senior Consultant at Darwin Recruitment, I focus on the Maritime & Shipbuilding markets helping Swiss, German and French businesses find talent for their teams.

Our company provides a streamlined and exceptional recruitment experience for Startups, SMEs and multi-national corporations across all industries, while sourcing and nurturing the most capable candidates for our job openings.

So, whether you’re in need of the best engineering talent or are seeking new career opportunities, don’t hesitate to reach out for a consultation or apply directly to my current job listings:

James Stares’s Latest Vacancies:


Shipyard Repair Manager

Want to join as a Repair Manager for one of West Africa’s largest shipyards? Read below to find out more See more…

to $72,000/year



Naval Architect

Would you like to join one of Frances oldest and most renowned shipbuilders? Are you a Naval Architect with experience See more…

to €50,000/year



Software Developer

Are you a Developer who is looking for their next opportunity? Would you like to work on a company with See more…

to CHF97,000/year




Senior Marine System Engineer

This leading naval architecture and marine engineering company offers services for the energy and defence sectors and are looking for See more…

to €60,000/year


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