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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.

En mer, comme sur terre, notre équipe de travail est notre atout le plus précieux. Notre objectif : rassembler une équipe d'employés dynamiques et motives qui partage la même passion de l'excellence.

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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-04] (ID: 1852)
  • Company: Ocean Towing and Navigation
  • Location:  Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Department : Operations
  • Work schedule: 40 hours/week
  • Status: Permanent



Reporting to the Director – Harbour Towing operations, the incumbent will have responsibility of the mechanical operations and maintenance on Company’s Voith and Conventionnal vessels. The position holder will provide engineering expertise and solutions to technical matters including repairs to Tugs to achieve best practices and operational availability. The incumbent will be required to work in the Port of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.


  • Supervision of vessel chief engineers, and providing technical support as required
  • Overall responsible for the maintenance and general upkeep of all machinery and equipment onboard vessels
  • Monitoring the preventive maintenance plan system to ensure all maintenance is up to date
  • Ensure the implementation of the safety management system in his department
  • Maintaining an accurate inventory of vessel spare parts, tools, lube oil, and addressing requests from vessel crew including fuel
  • Act as a vital link between the vessels and main office director of fleet maintenance
  • Perform and participate in internal audits to ensure compliance
  • Participate in and prepare vessels for statutory inspections and compliance audits
  • Coordinate and report on major maintenance jobs to include dry dock
  • Liaise with external suppliers and contractors regarding the provision of service to the operations
  • Supervise and provide guidance as required to external contractors to ensure Company’s safety practices are maintained
  • Ensure compliance with local and international laws and regulations
  • Make sure that work is perform according to company practices
  • Make sure that personnel under his supervision adhere to company practices
  • Ensure that vessels are ready for inspections
  • Maintain operational readiness of machinery.



  • Hold a diploma in marine engineering
  • Hold a senior engineering officer’s certificate (minimum 2nd class)
  • Hold a medical certificate issued by Transport Canada
  • Have minimum 5 years of experience in a similar position
  • Good knowledge of diesel motor mechanics
  • Work experience in the Port of Hamilton (an asset)
  • Experience with MAK and Caterpillar (an asset)
  • Strong safety culture
  • Human Element Leadership and team working skills management
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Able to work in high pressure environment
  • Knowledge of dry-docking procedures (an asset)
  • Available to work on call.



  • Paid vacations during the holiday season!
  • Full range of benefits
  • Free employee assistance program for the whole family
  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)
  • Access to an annual bonus


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 Superintendant
Job Details
Posted By Ocean Group
Start Date
Location Hamilton, Ont
Deadline for Application 2020-Jul-20
Contact Phone # 4189992478
Contact Email stephanie.belanger(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 -> Shore Job