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McKeil Marine
McKeil Marine is one of Canada's leading marine service providers. Experienced and adaptive, we deliver turn-key solutions that support our customers success in a wide range of transportation and project challenges. Customer service, safety, quality and respect for the environment are the heart of our operations. Manned by highly skilled sailing crew, our ever-growing diverse and versatile feet of tugs, barges, ships, workboats, operate throughout the Great Lakes, St. Lawrence River, East Coast and Canadian Arctic....

Deckhand
Posted date [2020-Jan-13] (ID: 1779)

McKeil Marine is one of Canada’s leading marine service providers. Experienced and adaptive, we deliver turn-key solutions that support our customers’ success in a wide range of transportation and project challenges. Customer service, safety, quality and respect for the environment are at the heart of our operations. Manned by highly skilled sailing crew, our ever-growing diverse and versatile fleet of tugs, barges and workboats, operate throughout the Great Lakes, St. Lawrence River, east coast and Canadian Arctic.

We have immediate openings for Deckhands aboard our tugs on a permanent full-time basis. We are looking for eager and self-starting individuals.     

Why McKeil:

  • Company paid and arranged travel to and from ports
  • Our crew matter - at McKeil it feels like family
  • We sail safe - your safety is our top priority
  • Certificate upgrade programs and incentives
  • Company paid training
  • Competitive wages and comprehensive group benefits program
  • Annual crew meetings foster team building
  • Generous referral bonus program

Key responsibilities:

  • Support ship-assist, line handling and cargo loading/unloading
  • Perform fire and security rounds and maintain gangway watch while in port
  • General upkeep and maintenance duties including painting, cleaning and planned maintenance work
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Prev ious tug boat experience an asset
  • Marine Emergency Duties (MED’s), an asset
  • Transport Canada Marine Medical
  • Strong communication and proven teamwork skills

You will join a team of passionate colleagues in fast paced, growing organization that supports all communities in which we operate. McKeil Marine offers a very competitive total compensation program.

We thank all applicants but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. McKeil Marine is committed to the principles of Employment Equity.

Job Title Deckhand
Job Details
Posted By McKeil Marine
Start Date
Salary
Location Vessel Based
Deadline for Application
Contact Phone # 519-583-1080 x276
Contact Email bwardell(at)mckeil.com
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 -> Ordinary Seaman / Deckhand