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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....

Captain - Dry Bulk Fleet
Posted date [2022-Jul-19] (ID: 2634)
Job Description
Job Duties:
The Captain is the company's management representative on board the vessel and is charged with the responsibility to support and protect the best interests of the Corporation in all areas of their job role.
The Captain's overall responsibilities include the safety of the crew and the safe operation of the vessel. The Captain is also responsible for protecting the owner's commercial interests. The Captain has the overriding authority and responsibility to make decisions with respect to safety and pollution prevention. The Captain is expected to perform his or her duties in accordance with the Canada Shipping Act and Regulations, Canada Labour Code, Company Policies and Procedures.

This is a management position and is non-unionized.

Wages and benefits are outlined in the company's Terms of Reference and Benefits Booklet, which will be provided to interested candidates.

Master Mariner (preferred) or Master, Near Coastal
General Operator's License (GOC)
GLPA certificate (preferred)
Ship Security Officer (preferred)
MED training with respect to STCW Basic Safety
MED training with respect to proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats
MED in advanced fire fighting
Marine Medical
Personnel with Security Duties

Skills, Abilities and Experience:
Minimum 2 years recent experience working on dry-bulk vessels
Experience with Safety Management Systems
Excellent leadership skills
Knowledge of English language is required

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.

Algoma Central Corporation - #600-63 Church Street - St. Catharines - Ontario - Canada - L2R 3C4

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: ~$165,000 /year
Job Title Captain - Dry Bulk Fleet
Job Details
Posted By Algoma Central Corporation
Start Date as soon as possible
Salary ~$165,000 /year
Location St. Catharines
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