Location: Richmond, British Columbia
Tug Master (Future Opportunity) - Marine
Job ID: 13249
Job Status: Full Time Temporary
You are an experienced Tug Master looking to leverage your proven skills and knowledge of Fraser River and coastal BC waters in a challenging and rewarding marine environment. With opportunities for leadership and career development, you will join our dedicated vessel operations team in Richmond, BC.
With new opportunities on the horizon, it’s an exciting time to join our Ledcor Marine team!
Ensures the vessel crew meets Ledcor Safety Standards
Operational control and knowledge of tugboat in all aspects of towing barges and ship assists
Manages the day-to-day operation of vessel and crew
Communicates with shore-based team to promote efficiency and safety in the entire operation
May perform other duties as assigned
3 to 5 years' sea service on the Fraser River and the BC Coast
Must have a minimum 150 T. Domestic Certificate
Valid Transport Canada Marine Medical Certificate
Basic Marine First Aid or Marine Advanced First Aid
Valid Canadian passport
Knowledge of tides, waters, coastlines, marine hazards and the weather, and knowledge of how these factors vary depending on the port or harbour
Knowledge of all Port Authority regulations and international shipping regulations
Must have experience on the Fraser River, particularly North Arm and Main Arm; familiarity with Fraser River bridges from Marpole to Mission
Must have Coastal experience from Seattle to Campbell River
Must be familiar with coupling tandem towing in tight quarters
Strong communication, supervisory, interpersonal and leadership skills
Excellent tug/barge safety record and handling skills
Ability to meet Pre-Employment Drug & Alcohol testing requirements
Scheduled shift rotation
Working outdoors in various weather conditions
Benefits provided by CLAC
Ledcor Resources & Transportation combines our trucking, marine, and forestry operations to offer integrated supply chain services to British Columbia’s forestry and bioenergy industry. We produce and deliver biofuel, wood chips, and kraft pulp by land and by sea. We run one of the largest marine operations of its kind in southwest British Columbia, with a fleet of tugs and barges serving natural resources and industrial customers.
But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!
Richmond, British Columbia