At DFDS, we keep Europe moving through a wide range of freight services from ferry to complex logistics and transport solutions. With thousands of colleagues working internationally, we deliver solutions to an impressive set of freight customers.

For millions of passengers, we provide safe overnight and short sea ferry services, alongside working with industries such as automotive, metals, forest products to chemicals and many more. That car you love may have come on one of our ships.

With our continuous learning culture, we place a huge focus on development and career opportunities, with vacancies available in various departments. Make your best move yet; come and be part of DFDS.


When you join DFDS, you become a most important asset.

We understand that strength comes from inclusive teams built on a diversity of talents, and your physical, mental, social, and financial well-being is our concern.

So, we know you’ll need a safe and secure place to work but more than that, room to grow and excel in what you enjoy most. There’s an adventure for everyone that we want to make happen, allowing you to test yourself against new ambitions.

From personal improvement and leadership training to scholarships and top performer programmes – at every level you’ll have equal opportunity to achieve, to voice your ideas and unique viewpoint.

Enjoy the satisfaction of new responsibilities. If you want to develop your skills at sea, analyse complex logistics data, build digital customer experiences, or deliver goods safely to our customers for instance, there’s every chance we have the right role for you!

Careers at DFDS

We regularly have opportunities from entry-level roles to more senior positions and would welcome your applications.


We offer apprenticeships at various levels within our business and support our apprentices as they learn.

Graduate Programme

Our two-year programme breaks down into four six-month placements within every corner of our business across the UK & Ireland.