Meteorological Technicians

Please Note: FleetWeather is ACTIVELY HIRING for this role at the moment. Please get in touch if you are interested in working with us.

FleetWeather is a technology company and we embrace a permanent work from home culture. We are currently holding interviews. We have a robust career development plan linked to professional accreditation and a fast track to higher-level positions. Since Weather is a 24/7 hour business you will be working in shifts, including weekends, evenings and nights on a “3 days on 3 days off” watch system. We are looking for people who enjoy working together with a team of energetic, innovative and creative colleagues.

Do you want to learn global weather patterns and keep ships safe at sea? Do you want to work in a team environment with lots of opportunities for training and professional development? Plus 22 days annual leave? Then jump on-board!


  • Bachelor of Science in Meteorology
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Strong math skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Team player
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong understanding of global geography with an emphasis on ocean basins and shipping ports
  • Ability to efficiently locate and plot latitude/longitude points across the globe
  • Eager to learn and develop a career in the maritime industry
  • Shift work including weekends/holidays

Duties Include

  • Review, evaluate, quality control and enter vessel data provided by ship captains from all around the world
  • Communicate with vessel captains regarding their vessel data and routing/forecast decisions
  • Work with proprietary software to track vessel data along oceanic voyages
  • Heavy use of software applications and the Internet
  • Ability to work under time constraints and stay focused and sharp
  • Providing superior customer service to clients worldwide
  • Training on marine forecasting and learning of global weather patterns
  • Training on preparing route recommendations and forecasts for vessels worldwide
  • Professional development to advance into further Marine Forecaster positions quickly

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