Captain - 60-150 tons | Groupe Océan

Captain - 60-150 tons,

Captain - 60-150 tons,

  • Town : Alternate
  • Department : Operation
  • Compagny : Dredging Ocean
  • Work schedule : Various working hours
  • Status : Permanent

**future opportunity**



Using its dredging equipment, Ocean removes deep-water sediments whether for the purpose of decontaminating, maintaining or deepening channels used by vessels. It also carries out filling operations to restore eroded banks or create protection strips. Under the supervision of the Project Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for performing various maneuvers and movements on a small tug or on a workboat as part of various dredging projects in Quebec and Eastern Canada.


  • Perform maneuvers, escorting and towing with small tugs or workboats
  • Move the various pieces of equipment during projects
  • Bring barges at required locations
  • Check that the ship’s equipment functions properly and ensure basic maintenance
  • Ensure the smooth running of operations
  • See to the ship’s stability in all conditions
  • Observe all relevant regulations concerning ship operation
  • Ensure the implementation of safety and environmental protection policies

required sought

  • Hold a 60 to 150-ton Master’s certificate
  • Have 2-year experience as Captain
  • Have work experience in manoeuvring on small tonnage vessels (fishing boats, tugs, workboats, etc.)
  • Experience in maneuvers with barges or other similar equipment is an asset
  • Available and willing to travel during the period of the contracts
  • Dredging experience would be an asset
  • Enjoy teamwork
NB: Ocean subscribes to an Equality Access Program and invites women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities to apply. The masculine form is used in this publication for conciseness purposes only. We are committed to employment equity and open to the application of adjustment measures during the selection process.
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