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DOF looking for 1st TC First Class (NFL)

Postby The Dieselduck » Fri Dec 02, 2016 6:10 am

Chief Engineer
DOF Subsea Canada Corp. - St. John's, NL

Position : Chief Engineer

Company : DOF Subsea Canada Corp.

Location: St. John’s, Newfoundland

Date Posted : Dec 1st, 2016

Deadline : Dec 22nd, 2016

DOF Subsea is a world-class offshore construction support, survey and IRM contractor.

DOF Subsea is a leading provider of subsea services in all the major oil and gas production regions around the world. With world class ROVs (Remote Operated Vehicles), Survey systems, and a fleet of offshore vessels, the group combines expertise and technology to deliver integrated subsea solutions to the offshore oil and gas industry.

DOF Subsea Canada Corp is currently seeking the offshore position of: Chief Engineer

Job Functions:

Taking responsibility for the efficient, safe running and maintenance of the mechanical, electrical, and ancillary equipment and deck machinery on board the vessel, together with the safe and efficient use of the manpower available.
Ensuring the operation of all machinery, Planned Maintenance Systems, and Survey Planning with inspection and verification of items of plant, to maintain the vessels class.
The upkeep of the vessels Technical and Operational Manuals
Responsible for ensuring that all members of the Engine Room Department are thoroughly conversant with the Oil in Navigable Waters Regulations. These regulations are fully explained in notices and must be strictly observed and the proper records kept
Responsible for recording Marpol Annex VI required items
Responsible for maintaining all engine checklists for DP Operation and all other general engine department checklists
Ensuring the vessel design certification package is compliant and in date
In cooperation with the Vessel Manager prepare dry dock specification and work scopes
Prepare Monthly updates reports for review by Vessel Manager and Superintendent
Assist Master for the implementing the Company's policies and Safety Management System
Responsible to review the spare parts stock and make recommendations for changes according to the relevant charter party, routes and trade areas
Perform watch duty if required
Responsible to follow up on own competence like relevant personal certificates, courses, medical licence and informing crew department of own training needs
Total commitment to working safely and fully complying with the Company Safety Management System
Lead by example in demonstrating the correct behavior in implementing all QHSE programs
Ensure that vessel Permit to Work System is fully implemented and maintained in engine room department in accordance with company procedures
Recognize the ‘ownership' of health, safety and environmental control within their sphere of activity and lead by example
Ensure that a chain of command exists whereby responsibility and authority for safety matters are clearly determined, documented and understood.
Conform with the emergency procedures applicable to their place of work. Ensure that the workforce is aware of, and understands, the emergency procedures
Facilitate effective two-way communication with the workforce on QHSE issues. Conduct Toolbox Talks and Pre Job Safety Meetings. Attend QHSE Meetings and ensure workforce participation
Ensure all safety devices provided are utilized and maintained, protective equipment is worn, safety rules are observed and safe working practices applied


The ability to understand interface relationship between marine and project personnel.
Able to communicate effectively and articulately at all levels
Familiarisation with vessel and charter operation manuals
Excellent time-management, problem-prevention and problem-solving skills
Have an awareness of international Codes, Standards and Specifications
Emergency duties in accordance with vessel


Post-Secondary Education in Marine Engineering
First Class Motor-ship Certificate
Marine First Aid
Valid Seafarers Medical
Valid Canadian Passport

Experience / Knowledge:

Minimum of 5 years working on marine vessels in offshore industry
Working knowledge with Diesel Electric Engines will be given preference
A high level knowledge of ISM, ISPS, Transport Canada, MARPOL and all applicable legislative requirements for operating vessels in Canada
Demonstrable experience in management role or lead position within offshore industry
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
Excellent communicator, both verbal and written
Capable of discussing issues and topics of importance at every level
Good organizational skills and ability to multitask

To Apply:

Qualified individuals should forward resumes, quoting “Chief Engineer” in the subject line
Only resumes in PDF or DOCX format will be accepted
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. (No phone calls please)

*DOF Subsea Canada is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and equitable workplace* ... df220fae25

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