Engine Room Assistant
Number of Positions 1
Location City Powell River
Job Type Casual
Job Category Engineering
Posted Date 7/13/2017
Closing Date 8/11/2017
Job Description :
With 47 ports of call and more than 500 sailings every day, BC Ferries is the largest independently-owned ferry company in the world. Dedicated to safety, excellence, innovation, and people, we are committed to continuously improving the west coast travel experience of our customers.
ENGINE ROOM ASSISTANT
4TH CLASS MOTOR CERTIFICATE PREFERRED
Casual, on-call position
Working on a casual, on-call basis, you are a self-starter and a positive team player providing essential vessel safety and operation expertise. Working in the Engineering Department, you have an ability to prioritize and complete tasks in a safe and timely manner while assisting in the monitoring and maintenance of mechanical, electrical, and propulsion systems. You will provide watch relief, conduct rounds, perform general housekeeping duties, and assist Engineers with maintenance work as required. In addition, you perform safety checks by ensuring emergency systems are in order, and you participate in emergency and safety drills and attend safety meetings.
Qualifications include Marine Emergency Courses Survival Craft and STCW Basic Safety, Fourth Class Motor Certificate or Engine Room Rating Certificate (preferred) or completion of pre-apprenticeship Diesel Course or equivalent relative education and experience; and a valid Seafarer’s Medical.
Please apply by August 11, 2017.
We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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