Chief Engineer - Grand Manan Ferry
Coastal Transport Limited
Saint John, NB

Chief Engineer - Grand Manan Adventure Ferry

Coastal Transport Limited is looking for a Full Time Chief Engineer to work on the M/V Grand Manan Adventure, operating on the Grand Manan Ferry Service, New Brunswick, Canada.

Schedule: Week on/Week Off


  • Canadian Certificate of Competency: Minimum of 2nd. Class Motor, Unlimited.


  • 1st. Class Motor Certificate of Competency, Unlimited, with current STCW endorsement.
  • MED with respect to STCW Basic Safety
  • MED in Advanced Fire Fighting
  • MED for Senior Officers
  • Propulsion Plant Simulator – Level II
  • Marine First Aid
  • Marine Advanced First Aid
  • Confined Space Training
  • Passenger Safety Management
  • Specialized Passenger Safety Management (Ro-Ro Vessels)
  • Supervisory Experience
  • Experience working as a Chief Engineer on twin engine/twin screw vessels with 2,000 to 6,000 HP or more, with Medium Speed as a preference.
  • Knowledge of fueling procedures and environmental impacts.
  • Familiar with the operation and repair of medium speed diesel engines.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair various mechanical, electrical & hydraulic systems.
  • Familiar with computerized ship preventive maintenance systems.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office software.
  • Familiar with preparing detailed comprehensive incident reports.
  • Familiarity with Watchkeeping procedures, paralleling generators, alarms & monitoring equipment.
  • Familiar with preparation of Docking & Repair Specifications.
  • Experience in supervising refits of ships.
  • Familiar with the ISM code, Canada Labour Code and Marine Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (MOSH)

Preference may be given to persons living in the region.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $130,000.00 /year


  • 1st or 2nd Class Motor (Canadian) (Preferred)