Marine Atlantic is currently looking for a Chief Electrical Engineer (Journeyperson Electrician) to work onboard our vessels that operate from the ports of Port aux Basques NL and North Sydney NS year-round; and Argentia NL during the summer season. This position is permanent spare and relief and shifts are scheduled across our fleet and each tour based on operational requirements.
Reporting directly to the Chief Engineer and functionally to the Master, the Chief Electrical Engineer is responsible for all activities performed on board relative to electrical and electronic equipment and control systems. This position plays a key role in maintenance planning for operations, refit/dockside maintenance, capital projects, electrical enhancement, annual budgets and the five-year plan.
This Chief Electrical Engineer is a critical leadership role onboard our vessels. This position is responsible for the supervision of all Electrical Engineers, making it a key role in leading, managing and developing the team, while reinforcing Marine Atlantic’s Values and ensuring that the provisions of the collective agreement are followed.