Job Title: Master (Water Transport)

Job Meta

Employer: Wgci

NOC / Eligible Industry: 2273

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Salary: $160,000 yearly

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Ref#: MAS001

Number of Requirements: 1

Location: Lewisporte ,NL

Job Description

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Overall command of the ship ensuring the protection of her crew, cargo and the environment
  • Safeguarding the owner’s and company interests at all times
  • Managing crew including supervision, direction for work, overseeing payroll, and handling disputes and discipline
  • Maintenance of the crew and ship’s certification required for trading
  • Communication with the owners, the Company, regulatory bodies, coastal authorities, agents, Charterers and any other party as required
  • Maintenance of the ship and her equipment
  • Ensuring that each crewmember is aware of and prepared to perform their assigned duties in the event of an emergency
  • Safe navigation of the vessel as required by the Company navigation procedures and for ensuring that all navigation watch keepers are fully familiar with these procedures
  • Ensuring that the crew is familiar with and follow safe working procedures as identified in relevant regulation and the company's Safety Management System manuals
  • Ensuring that the risk assessment procedures are adhered to onboard and, where necessary, office assistance is obtained to mitigate identified risks
  • Ensuring compliance with the hours of work and rest regulations
  • Ensure the provision of emergency medical care aboard the vessel
  • Ensuring a prompt and accurate record of vessel operations is maintained through log books, reports, and Safety Management System forms
  • Recording, reporting and investigating incidents and dangerous occurrences aboard

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

  • Previous applicants need not apply again;
  • Application submissions require you to register on-site;
  • Resumes' MUST be in English;
  • Include your current residence (address), phone number and your email address in your resume;
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