Thursday, 18 July 2019 16:03

Master and Marine Engineer



Primary Location:       Kitimat, British Columbia
Employee Status:       Contract / Rotational

Position Outline:
The Master is responsible for the vessel and authorized to take any action, which may be considered necessary for the safety of the vessel and / or the prevention of marine pollution. However, where the above does not apply, the Master cannot overrule the company’s policies and associated requirements / commitments without a properly authorised concession.

The Master is to be an ambassador for Bridgemans and our safety management system in their personal conduct and the conduct of the crew.

Bridgemans Marine Transport (a division of Bridgemans Services Group) has exciting new employment opportunities for qualified Marine Personnel on projects throughout Western Canada. Bridgemans’ fleet is expanding with new vessels unique to Canada and therefore seek the following:

Preferred Master < 500T but will consider Master < 150T with the following experience:
• Anchor handling
• Marine construction
• Marine crane operating
• Barge operations - towing/pushing
• Crew mentoring

Preferred Class 4 Engineer but will consider SVMO if they have extensive experience with:
• Anchor handling
• Marine construction
• Marine crane operating
• Towing/barge moving

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Operations Manager responsibilities and essential job functions include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Safe and efficient operation of the vessel and the safety, health and welfare of all crew and passengers on board
• Cargo operation
• Navigation
• Crew Management
• Compliance with Transport Canada policies, local laws and project regulations
• Maintaining ship’s certificates and documentation
• Compliance with local project rules as issued by the client
• Vessel inventory
• Accident / incident / injury / illness reporting
• Sending vessel daily reports and monthly reports
• Ensuring all machinery is operable
• Reporting defects
• Oversight and assistance with day to day general maintenance

Physical Aspects of Position (includes but are not limited to):
• Constant standing and walking throughout shift
• Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
• Climbing in and out of vessels, walking on floating pontoons and standing on a vessel in a seaway
• Ability to work in adverse weather conditions
• Safety oriented and willing and able to work in a multi-cultural environment

The above positions are based on a 30/30 rotational schedule located in Kitimat British Columbia. If you are not local or willing to relocate to the area, travel and accommodation will be provided for the duration of the shift.

Bridgemans Services Group LP (BSG) is a global provider of flexible, full-service floatel and marine transport solutions. BSG customizes services to the exact needs and locations of clients, ensuring that solutions meet precise specifications, including logistics, crew transfers, housekeeping, catering and the fulfillment of all HSE requirements. The company also specializes in refitting and refurbishing vessels to fulfill requirements in a range of sectors from major construction projects to natural resources and energy production.

At Bridgemans Services Group we believe that each employee contributes directly to our growth and success. We are committed to workplace excellence, safe work environments and the communities where we work and live. Bridgemans Services Group hires on the basis of merit and is committed to Employment equity.

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