Newfoundland and Labrador, CanadaFull time
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 construction vessels, the group combines expertise and technology to deliver integrated subsea solutions to the offshore oil and gas industry.
DOF Subsea Canada is currently seeking a detailed oriented and client focused individual for the position of First Engineer to work Offshore Newfoundland. Offshore work schedule will be based on a 28-day rotation. We are looking for a motivated and hardworking seafarer who has the passion for a career at sea. A key to success for this position is the ability to collaborate with offshore and onshore personnel. If you are looking for a dynamic environment to learn and grow your career, DOF Subsea Canada is a great opportunity!
Tasks can include, but are not limited to:
Reporting to the Vessel Chief Engineer, the First Engineer is responsible for taking control of the daily running of the mechanical installations onboard the ship, maintenance and repair work, using the manpower available, to maintain the vessel in a seaworthy condition;
Planned and unplanned maintenance of the mechanical installations on-board the ship;
Leading Engine Room Personnel in Risk Assessments and toolbox talks;
Assist bunkering the vessel;
Engine room Watchkeeper;
Ensure Engine Logbook and Oil Record Books are updated and kept in presentable manner
Education and Certificate Requirements:
Post-Secondary Education in Marine Engineering (or Equivalent)
Transport Canada Second Class Engineer Motor Ship
STCW MED BS, PSC, AFF
Marine Advanced First Aid
Valid Seafarers Medical
Valid Canadian Passport
Certificate of Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boats would be considered an asset.
Minimum of 5 years working on marine vessels in offshore industry
A high-level knowledge of ISM, Transport Canada, MARPOL and all applicable legislative requirements for operating vessels in Canada
Working knowledge with diesel electric engine would be an asset
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
Experience / Knowledge:
Successful candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening. DOF Subsea maintains the right to request a criminal background check as a part of the recruitment process.
DOF Subsea is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to promoting a diverse workforce and an inclusive respectful workplace.
We encourage applications from all qualified individuals.
Priority will be given to Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and other Canadian permanent residents.
We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.