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Ocean Group Inc.
Groupe Océan se distingue par l'ingéniosité de ses solutions maritimes. Notre expertise et la créativité de nos employés nous permettent d'offrir rapidement des solutions fiables et de qualité à notre clientèle.

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Ocean Group is renowned for its ingenious marine solutions. Thanks to our expertise and the creativity of our staff, we can quickly provide reliable and high-quality solutions.

On land or at sea, our staff is our most valuable asset. Our goal is to build a dynamic, motivated team of employees who share the same commitment to excellence.

This is why Ocean Group is committed to offering a work environment and working conditions that provide enriching career development opportunities for a range of professional profiles.

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Posted date [2020-Jun-15] (ID: 1856)
  • Company: Ocean Ontario Towing
  • Location: Port of Hamilton
  • Department: Towing
  • Work schedule:   P1: 7 days of on-call priority 1 (first call)  P2 : 7 days of on-call priority 2 (second call) P3 : 7 days of on-call priority 3 (third call)
  • Status: Permanent



Reporting to the Captain, the Deckhand handles cables of various sizes in order to perform the berthing and unberthing of the tug. He also carries out all tug maintenance operations. The incumbent will be required to work at the port of Hamilton, Ontario.



  • Participate in the maneuvers on the tug
  • Ensure the berthing of tugs using cables
  • Maintain accommodations and decks
  • Adjust the bridge and see to the safe transfer of persons
  • Ensure connection to ground power (outlet and circuit breaker)
  • Perform cleaning, painting and other work in relation to tug maintenance
  • Assist the chief engineer in certain tasks



  • Certificates of proficiency :
    • STCW Basic Safety
    • Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats
  • Restricted Radiotelephone Operator’s Certificate-Maritime (ROC-M)
  • Valid medical certificate issued by Transport Canada
  • Bridge watch rating certificate of competency (an asset)
  • Marine Basic First Aid certificate (an asset)
  • 3 to 5 years of experience as Deckhand
  • Valid driver’s license (Class 5)
  • Demonstrate autonomy



  • Tools and equipment provided
  • Full range of benefits
  • A free, family-friendly employee assistance program

NB: Ocean subscribes to an Equality Access Program and invites women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities to apply. The masculine form is used in this publication for conciseness purposes only. We are committed to employment equity and open to the application of adjustment measures during the selection process.

Job Title Deckhand
Job Details
Posted By Ocean Group
Start Date 28-06-2020
Location Hamilton, Ont
Deadline for Application 2020-Jun-25
Contact Phone #
Contact Email go(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 -> Ordinary Seaman / Deckhand