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Woodward Group of Companies
The Woodward Group of Companies oversees two companies in its Marine division; Coastal Shipping Ltd. and Labrador Marine Inc.

Coastal Shipping Limited operates a fleet of oil tankers with the primary mission to provide fuel supply service to the Canadian Arctic and Labrador Coastal Ports.

Labrador Marine Inc. operates two vessels; a passenger ferry and a cargo vessel with the primary mission of providing travel and freight to the residents of Labrador....
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*Ferry Master
Posted date [2019-Oct-16] (ID: 1670)

Labrador Marine Ink . - A division of the Woodward Group of Companies is presently looking for a fulltime  Master Mariners or Master Near Coastal . All applicants are encouraged to submit a resume with a copy of:

  • Master Mariner ticket or Master Near Coastal 
  • Passanger Safety Management
  • Advanced passanger  Safety Management 
  • STCW Basic Safety 
  • STCW Survival Craft Training 
  • STCW Advanced Firefighting 
  • MED D - Marine Emergency Duties for Senior Officers (an asset)
  • Valid Transport Canada Marine Medical
  • Valid Marine Advanced First Aid
  • GMDSS (General Operators Certificate)
  • ECDIS (generic, and type specific if Furuno or JRC)
  • WHMIS 2015 (if possessed; valid within the past 1 year)
  • Passport

Must currently possess Canadian tickets, . 

Preference will be given to those with 3 - 5 years experience as Master, and familiar with passenger Ferries . Competitve salary and remuneration package; including 8% RPP contribution, group benefits and travel paid/reimbursed by company. Current rotation is 28-42 days, depending on ships schedule. This add may be sourced  for relief/temporary, seasonal and full-time permanent positions (please indicate preference in cover letter); all applications will be kept on file for a minimum of 6 months. Preferred communication is via email at careers(at);  faxed applications are also accepted: 709-535-2291. 

Please quote Competition #: 2019 - MM02 in application. Those who wish to personally address, may reference:


ATTN: Paul Gersok, General Manager

c/o Coastal Shipping Limited

P.O. Box 910

Lewisporte, NL  A0G 3A0

Job Title *Ferry Master
Job Details
Posted By Coastal Shipping Limited
Start Date As soon as possible
Salary To commensurate with skills and experience
Location Canadian Arctic & Worldwide
Deadline for Application 2019-Nov-25
Contact Phone # 709-535-5361
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 -> Captain