Third Engineer - Water Transport - Groupe Desgagnés

Date Posted: May 06, 2022

Job Detail

Job requirements


English or French

On the road job

Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.


Other trades certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates licences memberships courses etc.)

3rd Class Marine Engineer Certificate; 4th Class Marine Engineer Certificate; Transport Canada Marine Engineer Officer Certificate of Competency


7 months to less than 1 year

Specific Skills
Operate main engines machinery and auxiliary equipment on ships; Stand engine room watch monitoring and noting performance of engines machinery and all auxiliary equipment; Inspect and conduct maintenance and emergency repairs to engines machinery and all auxiliary equipment; Maintain records and prepare reports on engine performance and failures
Type of Experience
Tank vessel; Passenger ship; Military vessel; Marine transportation company; Ferry; Container vessel; Coast guard vessel; Bulk cargo vessel
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
Confined spaces; Dangerous; In/on water; Noisy
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel; Willing to travel regularly; Willing to travel for extended periods; Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Ability to distinguish between colours; Sound discrimination; Combination of sitting standing walking; Standing for extended periods; Large workload; Tight deadlines; Overtime required
Work Location Information
Staff accommodation available; Staff accommodation provided
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability
Workplace information
On the road job
Financial benefits
As per collective agreement; Bonus; Mileage paid
Long term benefits
Other benefits
Other benefits
On-site amenities; Transportation provided by employer; Learning/training paid by employer
Screening questions
Are you willing to relocate for this position?; Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?; Are you available for shift or on-call work?; Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?; Are you available for the advertised start date?; Do you have education in this field of employment?