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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....

Marine Cook
Posted date [2024-May-27] (ID: 3382)

Coastal Shipping Ltd. - A division of the Woodward Group of Companies is presently looking for a full time Marine Cooks. All applicants are encouraged to submit a resume with a copy of:

  • Transport Canada issued Ships Cook Certificate
  • STCW Basic Safety 
  • STCW Survival Craft Training (if applicable)
  • Vessel Personnel with Security Responsibilities endorsement
  • Valid Transport Canada Marine Medical
  • Valid Marine Advanced or Basic First Aid (if applicable
  • Passport

Preference will be given to those with experience as a Marine Cook, and familiar with International Trade. Competitive salary and remuneration package; including 6% company with 3% employee RPP 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 note that this is a (dues paying) unionized position under the Seafarers International Union (SIU) of Canada; please comment if Union member with Union# if known. 

Please quote Competition #: 2024 - EL10 in application. 


Job Title Marine Cook
Job Details
Posted By Coastal Shipping Ltd.
Start Date Aug 15 , 2023
Salary 246.77 per day on and off
Location Canadian Arctic
Deadline for Application 2023-Aug-10
Contact Phone # 709-535-5361
Contact Email crewing(at)
Categories and Description
Ship's Main Trading Area Ship's Main Trading Area -> Eastern Arctic
Term Term -> Long-term
Position / Rank Position -> Cook