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Marine Engine Mechanic

Marine Engine Mechanic

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CAD $6,634.00/Mo.

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With 47 ports of call, 35 vessels and more than 500 sailings every day, BC Ferries is the largest independently-owned ferry company in the world. Dedicated to safety, excellence, innovation, and people, we are committed to continuously improving the west coast travel experience of our customers.




Richmond (Fleet Maintenance Unit)


We are seeking a highly motivated, experienced and qualified Marine Engine Mechanic, preferably with marine engine and/or thruster experience to fill a position at our Fleet Maintenance facility in Richmond.


This position will support the refit and capital project requirements for our fleet of vessels and will be performing the following: services, repairs and refits vessel engines, systems and equipment including engine components, compressors and pumps; repairs and tests fuel injection systems, including pumps and injectors, relief and safety valves, cylinder heads, cooler cores, clutches and engine blocks; measures and inspects bearings, cylinders, pistons, and turbochargers; operates large and small mobile cranes, forklifts and winches. Provides a ‘lead hand’ role for new employees and helpers; and performs additional duties as required.


You hold a relevant BC or Interprovincial Trade Qualification in one or more of the following trades: Heavy Duty Mechanic, or Millwright.


Please apply by August 31, 2018. 


We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.