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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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Posted date [2019-Sep-30] (ID: 1654)

In 2016, Nova and Algoma created NovaAlgoma Cement Carriers, or NACC. The fleet comprises pneumatic cement carriers that utilize a compressor and pump system to unload cement powder via a larger diameter hose and is now the second largest in the world.This operation is very clean, with essentially no discharge to the atmosphere. Cement shipping is a recognized market with generally smaller vessels servicing large global manufacturers that support infrastructure investment.

This position offers competitive benefits and compensation package, as well as a six week on/off leave system for a desirable balance between work and home life.

Reporting directly to the Chief Engineer, 2nd Engineers are responsible for operating and maintaining a vessel's propulsion and auxiliary systems including responsibilites for main engines, boilers, fuel, steering mechanisms, feed systems, electrical, refrigeration systems, sewage treatment, lube oil, standing watch in the engine room, directing and supervising unlicensed crew, recording and reporting on the engine's performance.

Candidates must possess:

  • 2nd Motor Certificate issued by Transport Canada
  • Marine Medical issued by Transport Canada
  • STCW certificates issued by Transport Canada
  • Canadian passport or permanent residence status
  • Security Duties certificate

If you are interested in a rewarding career with NACC Shipping Canada please send your resume to careers(at) and include "NACC 2nd Engineer" in the subject line of your email.

Job Details
Posted By NovaAlgoma Cement Carriers
Start Date Immediate
Location Great Lakes/East Coast/Gulf
Deadline for Application
Contact Phone #
Contact Email careers(at)
Categories and Description
Ship's Main Trading Area Ship's Main Trading Area -> East Coast / Gulf
Term Term -> Long-term
Position / Rank Position -> 2nd Engineer