Crew Recruitment and Crew Management
While Sri Lanka is traditionally a seafaring nation, WLS recognised the need to raise training standards to meet present day international shipping requirements.
The company´s crew pool consists of experienced and qualified Officers as well as Ratings
WLS also maintains a crew pool that can be employed aboard Passenger Cruise Ships and Offshore fleets These potential employees pocesses the skills needed to function within the hospitality industry.
Selection and Engagement Procedure
The Company has in place a well-defined selection procedure which ensures that only the most qualified and best disciplined seafarers are recruited.
Selection procedure consists of a series of interviews conducted by a high level panel consisting of Marine Professionals.
Interviews ensure a thorough evaluation of the applicant´s professional competency. If necessary, trade tests are conducted to access candidate´s skills.
Seafarers recruited by the company are trained at the Colombo International Nautical & Engineering College – CINEC Maritime Campus.
CINEC stresses the importance of quality. This is evident by the fact that it has been awarded ISO 9001, accreditation ISO 14001 Environmental Standards and OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety Certificate.