The Ontario Ministry of Transportation requires a certified Marine Engineer for the position at the Glenora Ferry Service.
What can I expect to do in this role?Under the supervision of the Ferry Captain, and technical guidance of the Chief Marine Engineer, you will be responsible for operating and maintaining all vessel engines, pumps and related equipment on two end-loading ferries by: inspecting, testing, oiling and greasing equipment; replacing worn parts; recording maintenance activities and malfunctions; maintaining vessels plumbing system; assisting in engine rebuilding and overhauls; assisting in repairing and maintaining terminal and facility equipment.
How do I qualify?MandatoryYou must have the following licensing and certifications:
Certificate of Competency as a Restricted Marine Engineer (for specified vessels)
Marine Emergency Duties Certificate to the level required by Transport Canada
Valid Continued Proficiency Endorsement Certificate
Technical Knowledge• You have knowledge of Seamanship principles and practices
You can ensure the mechanical operation of the vessel in a safe and lawful manner
You have knowledge of safe and efficient operating and maintenance procedures for shipboard and shore equipment
You have knowledge of the signs of wear or malfunction in machinery and maintenance/repair procedures to deal with these problems
Analytical and Problem Solving Skills• You can detect problems or potential problems in equipment
You can respond appropriately to emergency situations
You have the mechanical ability to make adjustments, part replacements or minor repairs
You can respond appropriately in emergency situations and assess priorities of action
Other Essential Skills• You are organized and can plan ahead in regards to supply needs
You can be courteous with passengers regarding complaints or concerns
Please be advised that the results of this competition may be used to form an eligibility list of qualified candidates to potentially fill future vacancies represented by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU). In accordance with the Collective Agreement, eligibility lists are shared with OPSEU representatives. By applying to this competition, you are providing consent that your name may be shared with OPSEU representatives.