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Fourth Engineer
Posted date [2022-Jul-04] (ID: 2569)

Are you interested in a career opportunity that offers an excellent work / life balance.

The Owen Sound Transportation Company is accepting resumes for the position of 4th Engineer on the vehicle / passenger ferry MS Chi-Cheemaun.

The Chi-Cheemaun is a 365' ferry capable of carrying 140 vehicles from Tobermory on the Bruce Peninsula to South Baymouth on Manitoulin Island.

A typical work rotation consists of 3 weeks on / 1 week off.


OSTC offers a competitive wage, generous benefit plan and enrollment in the OPB Pension plan.  The OPB Pension plan is a defined benefit pension plan.


OSTC requires, at minimum, a valid 4th Engineers certificate.  A copy of your CoC is to be included with your resume.

The Owen Sound Transportation Company is an Agency of the Province of Ontario.

The Owen Sound Transportation Company is an equal opportunity employer.

Resumes are to be forwarded to Joe Ostrander, VP of Engineering, at joe.ostrander(at)  Please enter in the subject line:  Resume - 4th Engineer - MS Chi-Cheemaun.

Job Title Fourth Engineer
Job Details
Posted By Owen Sound Transportation Company
Start Date Immediate
Salary $73,500
Location Georgian Bay / Lake Huron
Deadline for Application 2022-Aug-31
Contact Phone # (519) 376-0840
Contact Email joe.ostrander(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 -> Watchkeeping Engineer