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TC 4th Class for Inland BC Lakes

Postby The Dieselduck » Fri Jan 20, 2017 9:59 am

Marine Engineer, Auxiliary Position Available
WaterBridge Ferries- Nakusp, BC
Casual

The Engineer is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the vessel machinery and supervision of engine room personnel, as required under Transport Canada Marine Regulations. This position is located in Nakusp, British Columbia. We offer a 7on/7off schedule with camp accommodation available.

This position is offered as an Axillary position and is considered “as and when required”. This position is best suited for those who currently live in, or are in the process of relocating to, the interior of British Columbia, Canada.

Key Accountabilities:

Observing, maintaining, monitoring and adjusting all main and auxiliary machinery on board for safe and optimum performance.
Anticipating and/or troubleshooting defects on main and auxiliary machinery
Maintaining, inventorying and ordering of consumable and non-consumable parts, supplies and tools.
Assessing wear/damage, making and acting on recommended courses of repairs.
Ensuring maintenance schedules are followed and completed.
Operating and maintaining emergency equipment as required.
Initiating, instructing and carrying out damage control on vessel.
Operating, servicing, maintaining and carrying out running repairs on ancillary on-board systems and equipment.
Participate in and lead emergency drills as required.
Supervising and motivating staff.
Mentor junior employees and oilers on engineering subjects and course studies for training, examinations, required certification and interpretations of the Canada Shipping Act and collective agreement.
Supervises good ships husbandry in the engine room.
Maintain accurate maintenance and operational logs.
Ensures all Health and Safety policies are adhered to.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

Current 4TH Class Marine Engineers Certificate, or better
Must provide a valid Marine Medical Certificate within 30 days of start date
Must hold a valid BC Driver’s License – Class 5
Proven leadership skills
Ability to meet and deal effectively and courteously with the public, managers and other employees
Professional written and oral communication skills a must
Demonstrated supervisory skills and the skill to use judgment and learned responses to deal with emergency situations calmly, effectively and efficiently.
Working knowledge of the passenger ferry systems an asset
Posting is open from : Jan 19- Feb 20, 2017.
Learn all about our company via our website waterbridge.org

We thank all applicants but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Waterbridge Ferries committed to the principles of Employment Equity.

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Oiler for Inland BC Lakes

Postby The Dieselduck » Wed Jan 25, 2017 9:06 am

Marine Oiler
WaterBridge Ferries- Nakusp, BC - Nakusp, BC
Casual

Marine Oiler, Auxiliary Position Available

Waterbridge Ferries – Arrow Lakes Ferry Division

At WaterBridge, we believe that people are the core of our business. We are proud to offer our employees a positive work environment, competitive salaries and excellent benefits. When you are a member of the WaterBridge team, you enjoy a stable career where your ideas are encouraged and skills valued. We are proud to say that we promote from within and have internal programs and educational opportunities to assist you in your career aspirations. We offer a worksite in one of the prettiest areas in the country to live and work. If you are an avid outdoor person you can ski, sled, bike and hike in some of the best natural areas in British Columbia.

Who we are:

WaterBridge Group is a privately-owned ship building and ferry operator company based in British Columbia, Canada. The team specializes in building vessels in remote sites, under difficult environmental conditions and with limited access to industrial infrastructure. We are also responsible for the safe ferry passage of people in the communities of Arrow Lakes and Burns Lake, BC. Our ferry crews are Transport Canada trained and certified. We are a dedicated team working in a fast-paced environment with a focus on customer service and quality workmanship. We pride ourselves on the impact we make to the local economies we build and operate in.

Who you are:

You are a confident Oiler who prides him/herself on ensuring the vessel is performing at its best. Nothing makes you happier than hearing the engines hearty rumble upon demand. You have great pride in your work and know that what happens below deck impacts the crew and passengers above. Your years of experience tinkering with machinery were a prelude to being known as the “man/woman who can fix and maintain anything”.

Marine Oiler, Auxiliary

Under the direction of the Engineer, the Oiler is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of vessel machinery in the engine room as required under Transport Canada Marine Regulations. This position is in Nakusp, BC. We offer a 7on/7off schedule with camp accommodation available.

This position is offered as an Axillary position and is considered “as and when required”.

This position is best suited for those who currently live in, or are in the process of relocating to, the interior of British Columbia, Canada. Travel to the point of assembly is at your own cost.

Key Accountabilities:

Assists the Engineer in the servicing, maintenance, repairs and operation of the ship's machinery by carrying out planned maintenance routines such as lube, fuel and oil filter changes, base inspections, waste systems and setting valve gear clearances etc

Duties:

Is proficient in starting and shutting down main engines and auxiliary machinery
Maintain inventory of spare parts
Completes and maintains applicable logs, records and reports
Maintains and repairs deck machinery deck pumps and hydraulic equipment
Participates in and operates all equipment associated with fire, lifeboat/life raft and emergency drills
Changes over electrical power from ship to shore and shore to ship
Checks and maintains in good operational condition all personal protective gear
Assists in terminal facilities, maintenance, operations and repairs as required
Assists on deck as required subject to vessels operations.
Meets and interacts with the public in a diplomatic and courteous manner
May perform Night Watchman duties including refueling
Maintains good ships’ husbandry throughout the engine room
Painting and maintaining overall vessel appearance
Performs other related duties

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

Must have a current A-2 Marine Emergency Duties certification or better
Must provide a valid Marine Medical Certificate within 30 days of start date
Must hold a valid BC Driver’s License – Class 5
Minimum Grade 12 completion required
Working knowledge of internal combustion engines and related machinery
Experience in a machine shop or garage assisting with repairs and maintenance of various engines an asset
Working knowledge of marine vessels and ferry systems an asset
Ability to interact effectively and courteously with others
This position can be physically demanding
Is a team player with an approachable demeanor
Good written and oral communication skills a must
Demonstrated ability to respond to emergency situations calmly, effectively and efficiently
Comfortable working in enclosed spaces

Learn more about us at www.waterbridge.org

The position is open from January 24, 2017 – Feb 28, 2017.

We thank all applicants but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Waterbridge Group is committed to the principles of Employment Equity.

Job Type: Casual
Required education:
High school or equivalent
Required license or certification:
Valid Drivers Licence
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