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Rigel Shipping Canada Inc.
Shipping Careers with Rigel Canada

Rigel Shipping Canada Inc., established in 1993, operates a fleet of Canadian-flagged oil tankers and is a recognized leader in the Canadian petroleum and petrochemical transportation industry.

We pride ourselves in the people we employ, the technology we apply and the Safety level we maintain that delivers a productive and reliable service to our Customers.

Our success was possible due to our experienced and dedicated personnel, in which we continue to invest by improving benefits, continuous training, planning for career development and a friendly management support team....
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Posted date [2022-Sep-21] (ID: 2746)


  • We offer 1 for 1 system offering equal time on board and at home
  • We offer a competive salary
  • An excellent Benefit package after probation period includes
  • RRSP 7% from the Company with or without the Officer's contribution.
  • Health and Dental, LTD
  • We also have Arctic bonus of $40/day while the vessel sails in the Arctic

Main Resposibilties

Carries out various techincal troubleshooting, repair and maintenance work, both electrical and electronic, on ships.

Job Requirements

DEC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

Minimum 5 years experience in electricity and electronics

Mininum 5 yesr of experience in the maritime field

Knowlege of reading electrical and electronic plans

Knowledge of natonal (secially Transport Canada TP 127) and international maritme regulations. as well as those of Classification Societes

High availabitly and willingness to travel

Knowledge of computer systems and abilty to write reports

Specific requirements

Hold a Transport Canada medical certificate

Have successfuly complted (Basic Safety) Marine Emergency Duties (Basic Safety) training according to the International Covention on Standards of Training (STCW 1995)

For further information please contact us



Job Title Electrotechnicien
Job Details
Posted By Rigel Shipping Canada Inc.
Start Date October 1, 2022
Location Quebec, Montreal, Newfoundland, Ontario US ports
Deadline for Application 2022-Dec-31
Contact Phone # 5065339000
Contact Email lannette.cudmore(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 -> Electrician