Second Engineer

Second Engineer
Engine Room, Tanker Vessel
Date posted:
Friday, June 1, 2018

Algoma Central Corporation offers shippers within the Great Lakes, St. Lawrence River and Canadian East coast regions the largest, and most versatile fleet of dry-bulk carriers available today. The Algoma domestic dry bulk fleet comprises standard gearless dry bulk carriers and various conveyor-style long boom self-unloaders.

Algoma Central Corporation has embarked upon a major fleet replacement program, which will see many older vessels replaced by modern, state-of-the-art and environmentally sustainable carriers of the future. Algoma resets the bar for both operating and environmental performance with the innovative design of this new Equinox Class of vessel.

Join our Team!

Reporting directly to the Chief Engineer, 2nd Engineers are responsible for operating and maintaining a vessel’s propulsion and auxiliary systems including responsibilities for main engines, boilers, fuel, steering mechanisms, feed systems, electrical, refrigeration systems, sewage treatment, lube oil, standing watch in the engine room, directing and supervising unlicensed crew, recording and reporting on the engine’s performance.

Candidates must possess:

  • 2nd Motor Certificate or higher issued by Transport Canada
  • Specialized Oil Tanker Certificate
  • Marine Medical issued by Transport Canada
  • Certificate of Proficiency for Vessel Personnel with Security Responsibilities (preferred)
  • Canadian passport or permanent residence status

If you are interested in a rewarding career with Algoma Central Corporation please send your resume to and include “2nd Engineer” in in the subject line of your email.