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Ocean Group Inc.
Groupe Océan se distingue par l'ingéniosité de ses solutions maritimes. Notre expertise et la créativité de nos employés nous permettent d'offrir rapidement des solutions fiables et de qualité à notre clientèle.

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Ocean Group is renowned for its ingenious marine solutions. Thanks to our expertise and the creativity of our staff, we can quickly provide reliable and high-quality solutions.

On land or at sea, our staff is our most valuable asset. Our goal is to build a dynamic, motivated team of employees who share the same commitment to excellence.

This is why Ocean Group is committed to offering a work environment and working conditions that provide enriching career development opportunities for a range of professional profiles.

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Marine Engineer
Posted date [2022-Jun-28] (ID: 2552)

World-class company and Quebec flagship, Ocean Group is a leader in the Canadian marine industry. We have built our history and reputation with our employees. We believe in developing and maintaining a strong culture based on the prevention of health, safety and environmental. We promote a healthy, safe and respectful work environment for our surroundings and our host communities. Within our various talented teams, we find employees who are driven by a desire to make a difference and who integrate our values of excellence, integrity and respect. Come and take on challenges within a company with great ambitions and put your passion to work. Come “live Ocean”!


Reporting to the captain of the Ocean Traverse Nord, the incumbent is primarily responsible for the machinery operation of the ship including start up and shut down procedures of main engine(s) and auxiliary generators.  This position also requires the individual to work independently in assessing any mechanical breakdowns (machinery, pumps, hydraulics, electrical) from tear down, procurement of parts and rebuild to final installation.


  • To operate all machinery of the hopper dredger;
  • To perform preventive maintenance according to the procedures and guidelines;
  • To perform repairs and maintenance of the engine room and all equipment on board;
  • To ensure to proper functioning of equipment on board
  • To dismantle, repair and reinstall equipment relating to diesel main engine(s), auxiliary diesel engines, hydraulic power packs, water pumps and electrical systems onboard vessel;
  • To understand and comprehend vessel drawings (hull, piping diagrams, machinery and electrical layout);
  • To ensure bunkering and lube oil operations;
  • To maintain inventory
  • To maintain cleanliness of work place;
  • To comply with all corporate policies, especially with health, safety and environmental policies;
  • To monitor engine operating parameters and reporting;
  • To prepare the ship for annual inspection;
  • To participate in internal and external audits;
  • To fill out logbook, records, checklists;
  • To record defects and preventive maintenance software;
  • To report issues or suggested repairs of defective equipment to mechanical superintendent;
  • To assist mechanical superintendent when needed;
  • Perform other related duties as required.
  • Participate and support the activities of the Health, Safety and Environment Management System.


  • Fourth Class Marine Engineer Canadian Certification (Motor);
  • A minimum experience of one year of sea as an engineer ;
  • M.E.D. certificate;
  • Valid seafarer’s medical;
  • Restricted radio certificate, an asset;
  • Passport;
  • Good knowledge of diesel mechanic;
  • Good knowledge of hydraulic systems ;
  • Analytical skills for problem solving and troubleshooting ;
  • Comfortable working with Sinex and Microsoft Office ;
  • Self-directed and demonstrating positive leadership ;
  • Responsible, autonomous, team worker and punctual.


  • Permanent job;
  • Six weeks on, six weeks off;
  • Full range of fringe benefits;
  • Free employee assistance program available to the whole family;
  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP).
NB: Ocean Group subscribes to an Equality Access Program and invites women, visible minorities, First Nations and Inuit people and persons with disabilities to apply. The masculine form is used in this document for conciseness purposes only. We believe in the principle of employment equity and are open to measures of accommodation in the selection process.
Job Title Marine Engineer
Job Details
Posted By Ocean Group
Start Date End of July
Salary To be discussed
Location Various locations
Deadline for Application
Contact Phone # 418-694-1414 2320
Contact Email kevin.villeneuve-tremblay(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 -> 2nd Engineer