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Posted date [2023-Jan-16] (ID: 2853)

World-class company and Quebec flagship, Ocean Group is a leader in the Canadian marine industry. We have built our history and reputation with our employees. We believe in developing and maintaining a strong culture based on the prevention of health, safety and environmental. We promote a healthy, safe and respectful work environment for our surroundings and our host communities. Within our various talented teams, we find employees who are driven by a desire to make a difference and who integrate our values of excellence, integrity and respect. Come and take on challenges within a company with great ambitions and put your passion to work. Come "live Ocean"!

Ocean Group was awarded the HR - Best Practices Award by the Chambre de commerce et d’industrie de Québec at the prestigious Fidéides 2021 evening.


Reporting to the Superintendant, the position holder,The incumbent will be responsible for the planning the coordination, the supervision of the operations and maintenance and mechanical repairs of tugs, and equipment (barges, etc.). He will carry out various works related to the application of quality standards. Finally, he will manage the personnel under his supervision and be responsible for certain administrative tasks.


  • Supervise and oversee the performance of activities and projects pertaining to client needs;
  • Elaborate, recommend and implement necessary processes and policies to optimize towing operations;
  • Assess the needs related to projects, prepare them (manpower, ships, materials, equipment, etc.) and ensure procurement for each project;
  • Participate in hiring and dismissal processes and carry out performance evaluations with his superior;
  • Apply the rules of the collective agreement in collaboration with the director of operations;
  • Inspect ship and barge maintenance and repair work to ensure compliance with plans, specifications, classification society and Transport Canada standards;
  • Examine plans, drawings and diagrams related to the maintenance and repair/renovation of ships and barges;
  • Assist with maintenance work and repairs on tugs in order to ensure compliance with current specifications and standards (ISM and SINEX);
  • Ensure the application and respect of the quality standards in force (ISM, ISPS);
  • Participate and support the activities of the Health, Safety and Environment Management System.


  • 3rd Class Marine Engineer certificate (higher class would be an asset);
  • Minimum two (2) years experience in a similar position;
  • Good knowledge of diesel motor mechanics and electronic troubleshooting;
  • Good knowledge of start up and shutdown procedure of tug engine and machinery;
  • Knowledge of dry docking procedures;


  • Permanent job - 40 hours per week;
  • Full range of fringe benefits;
  • Free employee assistance program available to the whole family;
  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP);
  • Access to a bonus program;

NB: Ocean Group subscribes to an Equality Access Program and invites women, visible minorities, First Nations and Inuit people and persons with disabilities to apply. The masculine form is used in this document for conciseness purposes only. We believe in the principle of employment equity and are open to measures of accommodation in the selection process.


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Job Title Superintendant
Job Details
Posted By Ocean Group
Start Date
Location Vancouver
Deadline for Application
Contact Phone #
Contact Email stephanie.dufour(at)
Categories and Description
Ship's Main Trading Area Ship's Main Trading Area -> West Coast
Term Term -> Long-term
Position / Rank Position -> Shore Job