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Algoma Central Corporation
Algoma Central Corporation owns and operates the largest fleet of dry and liquid bulk carriers operating on the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Waterway, including self-unloading dry-bulk carriers, gearless dry-bulk carriers and product tankers. Algoma also owns ocean self-unloading dry-bulk vessels operating in international markets. Algoma has expanded into global short sea markets through it 50% interests in NovaAlgoma Cement Carriers and NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers.

Algoma’s Vision is to grow its position as the carrier of choice for bulk commodities in the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Waterway to become a leader in short sea shipping globally....
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Chief Mate - Tanker Fleet
Posted date [2024-Feb-19] (ID: 3281)

This position is unionized. Wages and benefits will be paid as per union agreement.

Job Duties:
Reporting directly to the Master, the Chief Mate is responsible for the application of the Company Quality, Health & Safety, and Environmental Policies in all aspects of deck operations and maintenance. The Chief Mate is responsible for the navigation of the vessel, overseeing loading and unloading of cargo, supervising activities of the deck crew, and other duties not carried out by the Captain.


Chief Mate Certificate issued by Transport Canada
• Specialized Oil Tanker Training Endorsement
Radio Operator’s License (or GOC)
Certificate of Proficiency for Vessel Personnel with Security Responsibilities
Great Lakes Pilotage Authority (GLPA) certificate holder (preferred)
Canadian passport or permanent residence status
• MED training with respect to STCW Basic Safety
• MED training with respect to proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats
• MED in advanced fire fighting
• Marine Medical

Skills, Abilities and Experience

• Minimum 2 years recent experience
• Experience with Safety Management Systems
• Excellent leadership skills
• Excel in analyzing and adjusting work procedures for maximum efficiency
• Knowledge of English language is required

Algoma Central Corporation encourages application from designated group members identified under the Federal Employment Equity Act. We wish to thank all applicants in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Apply by email to careers(at) and include “Chief Mate” in the subject line of your email.

Algoma Central Corporation – #600-63 Church Street – St. Catharines – Ontario – Canada – L2R 3C4

Job Type: Full-time

Job Title Chief Mate - Tanker Fleet
Job Details
Posted By Algoma Central Corporation
Start Date As soon as possible
Salary $729.82 per day worked
Location Remote location, Various locations
Deadline for Application 2024-Mar-01
Contact Phone # 905-687-7888
Contact Email careers(at)
Categories and Description
Ship's Main Trading Area Ship's Main Trading Area -> Great Lakes / St-Lawrence River
Term Term -> Long-term
Position / Rank Position -> 1st Mate