Nova Scotia Ferry needs 2 fourth class

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Nova Scotia Ferry needs 2 fourth class

Postby The Dieselduck » Mon Jan 09, 2012 7:14 pm

Marine Engineer 1 (2 Positions)
Gov of Nova Scotia
Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal
Location: Little Narrows

Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal
Marine Services
Competition #:JB0009GW-CB

Our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the citizens we serve. The Government of Nova Scotia has an Employment Equity Policy and we welcome applications from Aboriginal People, African Nova Scotians and Other Racially Visible Persons, Persons with Disabilities and Women in occupations or positions where they are under-represented. If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self-identify, on your application form, cover letter, or on your resume.

The Marine Engineer operates main engines ensuring that all auxiliaries, pumps, ventilating fans, steering motors, and furnaces are functioning in a safe and efficient manner. The Marine Engineer inspects, repairs and maintains the mechanical and electrical equipment on the ferries. The Marine Engineer also assumes duties related to the Mate including arranging vehicles and/or cargo on deck, collecting tickets where applicable, and ensuring that the boat is clean at all times. The crews on the ferry work 12 hours shifts to support 24 hours operation, 365 days a year.

Grade 10, plus CP Continued Proficiency 4th Class Ministry of Transport Marine Engineer Certificate with three years mechanical experience. Certificate of Medical examination of Seafarers Regulations. A valid Marine Emergency Duty Certificate is required. Please include certificates of competency and other proof of qualifications with your application for this position.

Offer of employment is conditional upon the completion of all applicable background checks and confirmation of credentials, the results of which must be satisfactory to the employer or will result in termination of your employment.

Pay Grade: MOS 13

Salary Range: $40,435 - $41,530

Closing Date: January 17, 2012

Applications from all qualified candidates are welcomed and encouraged.

For Bargaining Unit positions, in accordance with the Civil Service Master Agreement, NSGEU Civil Service bargaining unit applications will be considered first. If you are an NSGEU Civil Service member, please indicate in your cover letter or resume that you have bargaining unit status and include your civil service employee ID number. Failure to do so will mean your application will not be given first consideration and will only be included if external applications are pursued.

To Apply: ... 1201038399

• Please ensure that you demonstrate in your application how you meet the above qualifications. In your cover letter, ensure that you identify the competition number, position and department.
• To apply for this position, simply click on the “Apply Now” button. To better serve you, we are using for this competition a user-friendly on-line application system through Career Beacon. Online applications are preferred and will provide some benefits for you, as outlined below.
• If you are unable to apply using this online system, please call (902) 424-3709 (Monday-Friday 8:00-4:00) to make other arrangements to submit your application.
• First time users to this on-line application system simply need to complete a quick basic registration and receive a username and password which you will receive by email right away. (If you do not receive the email, please check your junk mail folder to ensure that it did not get directed there by mistake.) Once registered, you will be able to upload your resume and cover letter in seconds or you can create them using the editor option in the system. Clicking on the “Apply Now” button, will bring you to the registration or sign on screen. If you encounter any difficulties with your registration, simply call 1-888-878-7637 for assistance (Mon-Fri, 8:30-4:30).
• Benefits of applying online - The system will allow us to send email messages to you to keep you informed of the status of your application and the competition. You may also have the opportunity to respond to some questions to clarify how you meet the qualifications for the position. In addition, you can store your application on the system and access a copy of it as well as the posting at a later date if needed.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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