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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.

En mer, comme sur terre, notre équipe de travail est notre atout le plus précieux. Notre objectif : rassembler une équipe d'employés dynamiques et motives qui partage la même passion de l'excellence.

C'est pourquoi Groupe Océan s'engage à offrir un environnement de travail et des conditions favorisant le développement d'une carrière enrichissante à un éventail de profils professionnels.

Joignez-vous à une compagnie qui offre des conditions favorisant le développement d'une carrière stimulante.

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.

Join a company that offers conditions that stimulate the development of an exciting career....

Tug Captain
Posted date [2020-Jun-04] (ID: 1851)
  • Company: Ocean Ontario Towing

  • Location: Port of Hamilton, Ontario

  • Department: Towing
  • Work schedule: 14 days of work, 7 days stand-by and 7 days off
  • Status: Permanent



You have any experience as a Tug Captain? You have all the required licenses and certificates? This job opportunity is for you!

As a Captain, you will be responsible for towing, crew management and ship maintenance management.

Under the supervision of the Director of Operations, you will be assigned to harbour towage operations for Ocean Ontario Towing, which operates mainly in the ports of Hamilton, Toronto, Oshawa and Goderich.




  • Operate vessels in accordance with the company’s practices and those recognized in the industry
  • Manage a crew and promote the company’s health and safety program
  • See to the implementation of the company’s maintenance program
  • Ensure sound management of the equipment under his responsibility



  • Hold a valid Canadian Master 500 gross tonnage, near coastal
  • Hold a valid Marine Medical certificate issued by Transports Canada
  • Certificates of Proficiency (CoP): MED Proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats; STCW Basic Safety; Advanced Fire Fighting
  • Marine elementary first aid certificate
  • Have a sense of customer service
  • Have 2 to 5 years of experience as Captain
  • Organizational skills
  • Demonstrate leadership
  • Functional English
  • Available to work rotating 24/7 shift and to travel out of town and sometimes out of the province of Ontario



  • Permanent position with a regular rotational schedule
  • Tools and equipment provided
  • Full range of benefits
  • A free, family-friendly employee assistance program



NB: Ocean subscribes to an Equality Access Program and invites women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities to apply. The masculine form is used in this publication for conciseness purposes only. We are committed to employment equity and open to the application of adjustment measures during the selection process.

Job Title Tug Captain
Job Details
Posted By Ocean Group
Start Date
Location Hamilton, Ont
Deadline for Application 2020-Jul-01
Contact Phone #
Contact Email go(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