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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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- Chief Engineer with Specialized Oil Tanker Safety Endorsement
Posted date [2019-Oct-16] (ID: 1669)

Coastal Shipping Ltd. - A division of the Woodward Group of Companies is presently compiling an Eligibility List of competent Chief Engineers with Specialized Oil Tanker Safety endorsement and experience in oil tanker operations. All applicants are encouraged to submit a resume with a copy of:

  • First Class Motor ticket
  • Specialized Oil Tanker endorsement
  • Specialized Chemical Tanker endorsement (if applicable)
  • STCW Basic Safety (or equivalent)
  • STCW Survival Craft Training (or equivalent)
  • STCW Advanced Firefighting (or equivalent)
  • MED D - Marine Emergency Duties for Senior Officers (or equivalent)
  • Ship Security Officer endorsement and/or Vessel Personnel with Security Duties certicate of competency
  • Valid Transport Canada Marine Medical
  • Valid Marine Advanced First Aid
  • WHMIS (if possessed; valid within the past 3 years)
  • Passport

Preference will be given to those with 3-5 years experience as Chief Engineer, and familiar with International Trade. Competitve salary and remuneration package; including 3% matching RSP contribution, group benefits and travel paid/reimbursed by company. Current rotation is approximately 45 days (+/- 4), depending on ships schedule. This ad is an eligibility list only and 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 - EL07 in application. Those who wish to personally address, may reference:

ATTN: Baxter Wells , Crewing Coordinator                                                                                        c/o Coastal Shipping Ltd.                                                                                                                                P.O. Box 910                                                                                                                                Lewisporte, NL  A0G 3A0

Job Title - Chief Engineer with Specialized Oil Tanker Safety Endorsement
Job Details
Posted By Coastal Shipping Ltd.
Start Date To be determined
Salary $151,840 per annum (inclusive of 4% vacation pay)
Location Lewisporte, NL
Deadline for Application 2019-Nov-20
Contact Phone # 709-535-2566
Contact Email bwells(at)
Categories and Description
Ship's Main Trading Area Ship's Main Trading Area -> East Coast / Gulf
Term Term -> Long-term
Position / Rank Position -> Chief Engineer