Svitzer Canada Ltd
Port Hawkesbury, NS
$95,000 - $100,000 a year - Full-time, Permanent
Svitzer Canada Ltd has a full time position for a Chief Engineer. The Chief Engineer is responsible for the administration of the Engine Department, for the safe, efficient and economical operation of all machinery throughout the vessel and for the maintenance of equipment. This position is two weeks on and two weeks off rotation.
This position is required to perform both preventive maintenance as scheduled by the Maintenance System and also carry out corrective maintenance as required. You must be capable of making quick decisions in critical situations. Good communication skills are required when dealing with other departments to ensure a safe and efficient operation.
Reports to the Captain with accountability to the Vessel Manager/Technical Manager
Responsible for the safe, efficient and economical operation all vessel machinery and equipment
Reporting of any incident and/or damage affecting sea worthiness, speed or normal operations
Perform troubleshooting, problem solving as well as preventative and corrective maintenance to prevent down time while ensuring the efficient and continual functioning of the vessel
Monitor and order bunkers, lubricants and maintain spare parts and inventory
Ensure the machinery is in compliance and meets regulatory and class requirements
Review and sign off the Engine Room Logbook while ensuring that all required information is entered accurately and kept up-to-date
Maintain and update the Plan Maintenance System in accordance to company policies
Understanding of pollution regulations and the company's objectives regarding environmental protection
Other duties assigned
MINIMUM Third-Class Motor Engineer Certificate issued by Transport Canada
Marine Emergency Duties (MED’s) STCW Basic Safety and Survival Craft Certifications
Transport Canada Marine Medical
Experienced with Safety Management Systems (ISO & ISM)
Experience with Microsoft Suite an asset
Experience with HMS and Sertica an asset
Experienced leader and motivator of direct reports
Strong sense of responsibility and pride in overall condition of machinery
Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
Self-starter, analytical and problem-solving capabilities
Previous tug boat experience preferred
Be a part of a winning and growing organization.
Licensed candidates must hold a valid Transport Canada Certificate of Competency, valid seafarer’s medical, and be STCW 95 certified.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $95,000.00-$100,000.00 per year
Employee assistance program
Extended health care
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