Third Mate
Mckeil Marine Limited
Burlington, ON
McKeil Marine is one of Canada’s leading marine service providers. Experienced and adaptive, we deliver turn-key solutions that support our customers’ success in a wide range of transportation and project challenges. Customer service, safety, quality and respect for the environment are at the heart of our operations. Manned by highly skilled sailing crew, our ever-growing diverse and versatile fleet of tugs, barges and workboats, operate throughout the Great Lakes, St. Lawrence River, east coast and Canadian Arctic.

Third Mate

McKeil Marine Limited is looking for Third Mates aboard our ships. We are looking for eager and self-starting individuals responsible for the navigation of the ship.

Why McKeil:
Our crew enjoy regular schedules with minimal disruptions - you can plan your time at home
Company paid and arranged travel to ports
Our crew matter - at McKeil it feels like family
We sail safe - your safety is our top priority
Certificate upgrade programs and incentives
Company paid training
Competitive wages and comprehensive group benefits program
Annual crew meetings foster team building
Generous referral bonus program

Key Responsibilities:
Responsible for the safe keeping of navigational watch
Maintenance and upkeep of the hull, decks, superstructures, and towing gear
Ensuring that lifesaving and firefighting equipment is properly inspected and maintained
Responsible for the electronic navigation equipment on board
Ensure inspection of the safety equipment
Comply with all company policies and procedures and regulatory requirements
Update planned maintenance system
As safety officer, shall ensure all safety equipment is operating, as required
Responsible for carrying out regular inspections
Other duties assigned

Watchkeeping Mate, Near Coastal Certificate issued by Transport Canada
Marine Emergency Duties (MED’s) STCW Basic Safety and Survival Craft Certifications
Transport Canada Marine Medical
Experience with Safety Management Systems (ISO & ISM) an asset
Experience with Microsoft Suite an asset
Strong communication and proven teamwork skills
Self-starter, analytical and problem-solving capabilities
Previous ship experience required
You will join a team of passionate colleagues in fast paced, growing organization that supports all communities in which we operate. McKeil Marine offers a very competitive total compensation program.

We thank all applicants but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. McKeil Marine is committed to the principles of Employment Equity.