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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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Captain / Master
Posted date [2019-Mar-13] (ID: 1327)

The Captain is responsible for the safety of the crew and any contractors, protection of the environment, the vessel and its cargo and has the overriding authority to make decisions with respect to safety and pollution prevention and to request the Company's assistance as may be necessary. This responsibility includes fulfillment of Algoma's committment to the requirements of the ISM Code and the ISO 9001, 14001, 18001 Standards. This commitment, embodied in the Integrated Management System, is intended to improve safety and environmental protection and customer service. The Captain must communicate this to all the crew and ensure that Algoma's policies and procedures are understood.

Candidates must possess:
- Master, Near Coastal or Master Mariner (preferred) issued by Transport Canada
- Marine medical issued by Transport Canada
- Canadian passport or permanent residence status
- Radio Operator's License (or GOC)
- Ship Security Officer (SSO)
- GLPA Pilotage Certificate (preferred)

If you are interested in a rewarding career with Algoma Central Corporation please send your resume to careers(at) and include the word "Captain" in the subject line of your email.

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.

Job Title Captain / Master
Job Details
Posted By Algoma Central Corporation
Start Date
Location Great Lakes / St.Lawrence Seaway
Deadline for Application
Contact Phone #
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 -> Captain