CHIEF ENGINEER - HARBOUR FLEET
Atlantic Towing Limited is a well-established Marine Company with a diverse fleet of Harbour, Coastal/Deep Sea Tugs, as well as, Offshore Supply Vessels with locations in Saint John, New Brunswick, Halifax, Nova Scotia and St. John's, Newfoundland.
We are currently accepting applications for a Casual Chief Engineer position with our Harbour Vessels.
- 3rd Class Motor Certificate of Competency
- Marine Emergency Duties
- Transport Canada Marine Medical
- Marine Advanced First Aid and CPR
- Transportation of Dangerous Goods Certificate (TDG)
- Years of Experience Required: 4-7 years
- Ensure that proper engine room watchkeeping arrangements are in place and, where applicable, appropriate Standing Orders and Night Orders for the type of vessel and operation are developed
- Ensure that the vessel's maintenance program is implemented and maintained in accordance with applicable regulations, manufacturer specifications, company policies and good engineering practices and relevant records properly maintained
- Monitor performance, maintenance and repair of all machinery and electrical equipment, including:
- Main Engines and Auxiliary Machinery
- Steering Gear
- Oily Water Separator
- Sewage Treatment Plant
- Refrigeration Machinery
- Deck machinery (i.e. winches, cranes, davits, capstans, windlasses, etc.)
- Other equipment as fitted, as well as the vessel's structure with respect to hull and bulkhead, corrosion and leaks
- Monitor the survey status of the vessel's machinery and maintain a current file of the vessel's class machinery survey reports
- Distribute work assignments, supervision, training, familiarization, and conduct performance appraisals of engine room personnel
- Supervision of any work of a hazardous nature, ensuring that all safety procedures are followed (i.e. Safe Work Permit, Confined Space Entry, Lockout/Tag Out, Job Safety Analysis, etc.)
- Inform the Master of any machinery damage affecting the seaworthiness of the vessel, engine revolutions, possible delay or need for outside assistance in effecting repair - emergency or urgently needed repairs are to be requested immediately
- Review and sign-off the engine room Logbook, ensuring that all required information is entered and kept up-to-date
- Ensure that the vessel's official documents and in particular the Oil Record Book is maintained properly and up-to-date
- Ensure at all times that sufficient bunkers, lubricating oils and water are carried on board for the completion of the voyage, or particular task
- Ensure that adequate engine room stores, supplies and spare parts are available on board for the intended voyage and according to classification society standards
- At the specified intervals, prepare and submit to the office the necessary management and performance reports, i.e. Change of Command, Fuel Reports, etc.
- Contribute to ATL's Safety culture by:
- Understand and comply with various safety processes within the Safety Management System
- Possess the skills to perform job related tasks and apply safe practices while performing physical tasks.
- Have a thorough understanding of precautions and procedures related to the Safety Management System
- Have thorough understanding of pollution regulations and the company's objectives regarding environmental protection
To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
Please apply online.
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