Grand River Navigation Company is the U.S. operating subsidiary of Rand Logistics Corporation. Together with our Canadian sister company, Lower Lakes Towing Ltd., we are one of the largest marine transportation service providers operating on the Great Lakes today with our combined fleet of bulk freight vessel is providing service to over 50 customers across the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway.
Our Company is searching for qualified candidates for the position of 1st Assistant Engineer aboard our US flagged self-unloading vessels.
Safely manning an Engineering Watch
Complete tasks as assigned by the Preventative Maintenance System
Maintain Engine and Deck Equipment such as Air Compressors, Winches, Sewage Units, Ballast Pumps, Potable Water Pumps, and OWS
Other duties assigned by the Vessel’s Chief Engineer
Why Choose Grand River Navigation?
As an employee you are part of the Rand Logistics family where Teamwork and safety are a core value
Highly competitive wages and benefits
The best leave system in the industry
We pay for your travel to and from the vessel
Excellent Health and Retirement Benefits
Excellent safety record
Job Type: Full Time - Permanent
Passport and allowed entry into the Canada
Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC) issued by the USCG
Endorsement as 1st Assistant Engineer Unlimited of Motor Propelled Vessels
Transportation Worker Identification (TWIC) issued by TSA
Excellent communication and team work skills as well as the ability to multi-task