Second Engineer

Second Engineer
Engine Room, NACC Vessel
Date posted:
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

NovaAlgoma Cement Carriers or NACC comprises a large fleet of pneumatic cement carriers that utilize a compressor and pump system to load and unload cement powder via a large diameter hose. This operation is very clean, with essentially no discharge to the atmosphere. Cement shipping is a regionalized market with generally smaller vessels servicing large global manufacturers that support infrastructure investment.  The fleet also consists of three pneumatic cement carriers operating on the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Seaway. 

Join our NACC Team!

This position offers competitive benefits and compensation package, as well as a six week on/off leave system for a desirable balance between work and home life.

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
  • Marine Medical issued by Transport Canada
  • Canadian passport or permanent residence status
  • STCW basic safety
  • STCW survival craft
  • STCW advanced fire fighting
  • MED D
  • Propulsion Plant Simulator 2
  • Personnel w/ Security Duties

If you are interested in a rewarding career with NACC Shipping Canada Ltd please send send your resume to and include “NACC 2nd Engineer” in the subject line of your email.