2018-11-27 | [ssba]

Marine Chief Engineer (Regular)

Oceanex Inc. is Atlantic Canada’s leader in intermodal transportation. We provide door-to-door transportation service from anywhere in North America to destinations in Newfoundland and Labrador. We are proud to offer our employees a positive work environment, competitive salaries and excellent benefits. When you are a member of the Oceanex team, you enjoy a stable career where your ideas are encouraged and skills valued.

We have an immediate opening for a Chief Engineer Position. Reporting to the Fleet Superintendent, the Chief Engineer is responsible for the administration of the Engine Department, for the safe, efficient and economical operation of all machinery throughout the vessel, for the maintenance of equipment and the management of engine room personnel.


Starting : December 7th, 2018



  • Canadian First-Class Engineer, Motor Ship Certification (STCW 95) mandatory;
  • Minimum 5 years experience as Chief Engineer;
  • Excellent leadership, supervision and planning skills;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills.


Our vessel, the Oceanex Sanderling, completes weekly runs into and out of St. John’s, NL from the port of Halifax, NS and our rotations are 28/28.

To express your interest in the position, please forward your resume and cover letter in confidence to:

[email protected]


Oceanex Inc is committed to a diversified work force and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. We thank all candidates for their interest, but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone inquiries please.