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Algoma Central Corporation
Algoma Central Corporation owns and operates the largest fleet of dry and liquid bulk carriers operating on the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Waterway, including self-unloading dry-bulk carriers, gearless dry-bulk carriers and product tankers. Algoma also owns ocean self-unloading dry-bulk vessels operating in international markets. Algoma has expanded into global short sea markets through it 50% interests in NovaAlgoma Cement Carriers and NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers.

Algoma’s Vision is to grow its position as the carrier of choice for bulk commodities in the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Waterway to become a leader in short sea shipping globally....

Watchkeeping Engineer - Tanker Fleet
Posted date [2023-May-19] (ID: 3016)
We are currently seeking qualified Watchkeeping Engineers
This position is unionized. Wages and benefits will be paid as per union agreement.
Reporting directly to the Chief Engineer, Watchkeeping Engineers are responsible for maintenance and upkeep of the generators, general service, drinking water, ballast, bilge and fire pumps, bow thruster hydraulics and diesel engine as well as all hoisting equipment in the engine room or on deck. As well to ensure documentation of all maintenance carried out is kept up to date in the planned maintenance system and/or the vessel files.

• Fourth Class Motor Engineer Certificate
• Specialized Oil Tanker Endorsement
• MED training with respect to STCW Basic Safety
• MED training with respect to proficiency in survival craft and rescue boats other than fast rescue boats
• MED in advanced fire fighting
• Marine Medical
• Personnel with Security Duties
If you are interested in a rewarding career with Algoma Central Corporation please send your resume to careers(at) and include “Watchkeeping Engineer” in the subject line of your email.
Algoma Central Corporation encourages application from designated group members identified under the Federal Employment Equity Act. We wish to thank all applicants in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Title Watchkeeping Engineer - Tanker Fleet
Job Details
Posted By Algoma Central Corporation
Start Date as soon as possible
Location Great Lakes/ St. Lawrence Seaway
Deadline for Application 2023-Jun-15
Contact Phone #
Contact Email careers(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