Chief Engineer

We are currently searching for qualified Chief Engineers to join our team and be a part of Algoma’s dry-bulk fleet. The dry-bulk fleet is composed of both gearless bulk carriers and self-unloading vessels.

The Chief Engineer is directly responsible to the Captain and designated Engineering Superintendent for the safe and proper management of the Engine Room Department.

Candidates must possess:

  • First-Class Engineer, Motor Ship issued by Transport Canada
  • STCW Certificates
  • Marine Medical issued by Transport Canada
  • Canadian passport or permanent residence status
  • Ship Security Officer


Wages and benefits are outlined in the company’s Terms of Reference and Benefits Booklet, which will be provided to interested candidates.

Algoma Central Corporation encourages application from designated group members identified under the Federal Employment Equity Act. We wish to thank all applicants in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Algoma Central Corporation is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Algoma will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please contact


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $860.00 – $898.00 per day (depending on vessel type)


Transport Canada has signed reciprocal arrangements with the following countries to accept and recognize their STCW certificates:

  • Australia
  • France
  • Georgia
  • Jamaica
  • Norway
  • Republic of Panama
  • Republic of the Philippines
  • United Kingdom
  • Ukraine

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63 Church Street, Suite 600
St. Catharines, Ontario,

+1 (905) 687-7888