Job Title: Chief Officer (Water Transport)

Job Meta

Employer: Wgci

NOC / Eligible Industry: 2273

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Salary: $135,000 yearly

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Ref#: CHO001

Number of Requirements: 1

Location: Lewisporte ,NL

Job Description

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Acting as the Deck department On Scene Commander in an emergency response situation
  • Maintaining the upkeep and certification of the hull, deck, accommodation, cargo systems, and related equipment
  • Administering the deck inventories exercising cost control, and ordering of goods as needed
  • Maintaining an up-to-date record of deck maintenance and cargo operations including regulatory logbooks
  • Monitoring all situations which may result from an environmental pollution incident and conducting appropriate preventative measures
  • Keeping a safe navigational watch as instructed by the Master
  • Ensure that the Deck crew follow safe working procedures as identified in relevant regulation and the company's Safety Management System manuals
  • Acting as ship security officer along with the associated duties as per the ship security plan
  • Planning, preparing for, and overseeing execution of cargo operations on board the vessel
  • Manager of the Deck department, managing work for, supervising, and evaluating deck crew members
  • Assist Master with vessel management tasks

Additional Skills
Ensure safety and comfort of passengers

Work Site Environment
Outdoors; In/on water

Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation

Ability to Supervise
11-15 people

Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Excellent oral communication; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability; Organized


Bilingual an asset

Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Transport Canada Certificate of Competency; Marine Emergency Duty (MED) Training Program

Experience an asset

How To Apply

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