mechanical assistant, engine room - ships - Halifax (NS) - Job posting

Mechanical Assistant, Engine Room - Ships Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on November 13, 2019 by Employer details Heerema Marine Contractors

Job details

  • Location Halifax, NS
  • Salary$$20.5HOUR hourly for 84 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Term or contract (ending: 2020-08-31)
    Full time
  • Shift
  • Start date 2019-12-31
  • Vacancies 8 Vacancies
  • Job no. 1352917
  • Source Job Bank

Job requirements




Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; Marine Emergency Duties Certificate; Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate; Confined Space Entry Training; BST1 and BST2 course certificate; Forklift Operator Certification; Hoisting and Rigging Training; Marine Emergency Duty (MED) Training Program; Fall Arrest Protection Training Course; Transport Canada engine room rating¿Certification; Transport Canada Security Awareness Training for All Seafarers; Working at heights training


3 years to less than 5 years

Specific Skills
Monitor engine, machinery and equipment indicators; Lubricate moving parts of engine, machinery and auxiliary equipment; Clean engine parts and keep engine room clean; Assist in performing routine maintenance work and repair to ship's engine, machinery and auxiliary equipment; Stand engine room watch, monitoring and noting performance of engines, machinery and all auxiliary equipment
Additional Skills
Supervise staff; Maintain accurate records; Interpret engineering drawings, electrical schematics and blueprints; Leading/instructing individuals
Security and Safety
Medical exam; Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
In/on water
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel for extended periods
Personal Suitability
Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication

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