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Posted Date 4 days ago(8/5/2022 4:22 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives.”   OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY & HEALTH SUPERVISOR Victoria   You are a leader, your passion is safety and your goal is improving work practices in support of BC Ferries’ safety initiatives.  While leading a team of Regional Safety Officers, you support the Occupational Health & Safety Manager by inspecting worksites, investigating and analyzing safety incidents, participating in committee meetings, and conducting various exposure tests around the fleet.  This position is the main point of contact for WorkSafeBC Safety Officers and is the subject matter expert for Occupation and Environmental Safety laws, regulations, policies and procedures.    You are responsible for aiding and advising staff in identifying hazardous material in our worksites, and participating in delivering in-house related training workshops.  You are the lead advocate for all occupational First Aid Attendants around the fleet.  You have knowledge and experience leading teams in both Operations and Occupational Safety, you keep current on relevant Transport Canada, WC Act and OH&S Regulations and you are able to recognize priority issues and manage time to achieve time sensitive goals.   You have a post-secondary degree in a relevant field, a CRSP Designation or a CSP (Certified Safety Professional) or CSO (Construction Safety Officer) Designation as described by WorkSafeBC.  You have 3 to 5 years’ experience as a Supervisor in an Operational or Occupational Safety role and you have 3 years’ worksite experience (experience in a marine industry preferred).   Please apply by August 19, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.    BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.    
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Victoria
Closing Date
8/19/2022
Posted Date 6 days ago(8/3/2022 7:00 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   DECKHAND Gabriola Island Casual   You are a customer-minded individual playing a critical role in vessel operation and safety through vessel maintenance and the loading and unloading of vehicle and passenger traffic.   This position requires Marine Emergency duties certificates: STCW Basic Safety (MED A1 and MED B2) and Survival Craft (MED B1); ability to react in a safe and effective manner during an emergency; ability to direct and control vehicles and passengers; working knowledge of safe work practices and seamanship; and ability to climb ladders, handle ships’ lines and move heavy objects.   Preference may be shown to applicants with a Bridge Watch rating or higher certificate. Applicants must hold a valid Seafarers’ Medical Certificate.   Please apply by August 12, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.    BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Type
Casual
Location
Gabriola Island
Closing Date
8/12/2022
Posted Date 6 days ago(8/3/2022 6:52 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   DECKHAND Nanaimo Casual   You are a customer-minded individual playing a critical role in vessel operation and safety through vessel maintenance and the loading and unloading of vehicle and passenger traffic.   This position requires Marine Emergency duties certificates: STCW Basic Safety (MED A1 and MED B2) and Survival Craft (MED B1); ability to react in a safe and effective manner during an emergency; ability to direct and control vehicles and passengers; working knowledge of safe work practices and seamanship; and ability to climb ladders, handle ships’ lines and move heavy objects.   Preference may be shown to applicants with a Bridge Watch rating or higher certificate. Applicants must hold a valid Seafarers’ Medical Certificate.   Please apply by August 11, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.    BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Casual
Location
Nanaimo
Closing Date
8/11/2022
Posted Date 6 days ago(8/3/2022 1:42 PM)
“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”     SHIPBOARD MANAGEMENT POSITION SENIOR CHIEF ENGINEER LIttler River   We are currently seeking applications from individuals interested in being considered for a Shipboard Management position as Senior Chief Engineer based out of Little River.   The successful applicant is a passionate, innovative engineer who brings the technical, interpersonal and leadership skills as well as the experience required for safe and efficient management and operation of the ship’s machinery and equipment. You will be committed to the Company’s vision and values including safety, exceeding customer expectations and performance efficiency.  Your experience will include proficiency in marine engineering with relevant operating systems and a demonstrated knowledge in safe work practices, leadership & development of employees and an understanding of financial and budget processes.   Interested employees holding a Valid Transport Canada 2nd Class Motor Certificate may be considered for this opportunity based on meeting the qualifications, experience and suitability requirements determined by the Company.   Please apply by August 9, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.      
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Comox
Closing Date
8/9/2022
Posted Date 7 days ago(8/2/2022 5:15 PM)
“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”     ASSISTANT ENGINEERS/ENGINE ROOM ASSISTANTS Swartz Bay Casual You are a self-starter and a positive team player providing essential vessel safety and operation expertise. You have an ability to prioritize and complete tasks in a safe and timely manner while monitoring and maintaining mechanical, electrical, and propulsion systems.   Marine Emergency Duty (MED) STCW Basic Safety and Survival Craft certificates are required. Preference will be given to those with a 4th Class Motor Certificate or completion of ELTT in Diesel Mechanics or Transport Canada Engine Room Rating certificate.   Please apply by August 16, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Casual
Location
Sidney
Closing Date
8/16/2022
Posted Date 7 days ago(8/2/2022 5:12 PM)
“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   TERMINAL SERVICES ATTENDANT Mayne Island Casual   You are enthusiastic and reliable, performing traffic control, baggage, and custodian duties. You direct traffic during loading/unloading procedures; maintain terminal buildings and grounds; communicate with other shipboard and terminal staff to ensure the safe and efficient loading and discharge of vessel traffic; respond to passenger queries; and perform additional duties as required. A valid BC Driver's License is required.   Please apply by August 16, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace. We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Casual
Location
Mayne Island
Closing Date
8/16/2022
Posted Date 7 days ago(8/2/2022 5:09 PM)
“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   TERMINAL SERVICES ATTENDANT Galiano Island Casual   You are enthusiastic and reliable, performing traffic control, baggage, and custodian duties. You direct traffic during loading/unloading procedures; maintain terminal buildings and grounds; communicate with other shipboard and terminal staff to ensure the safe and efficient loading and discharge of vessel traffic; respond to passenger queries; and perform additional duties as required. A valid BC Driver's License is required.   Please apply by August 16, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace. We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Casual
Location
Galiano Island
Closing Date
8/16/2022
Posted Date 7 days ago(8/2/2022 5:05 PM)
“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”     ASSISTANT ENGINEER/ENGINE ROOM ASSISTANT Salt Spring Island Casual You are a self-starter and a positive team player providing essential vessel safety and operation expertise. You have an ability to prioritize and complete tasks in a safe and timely manner while monitoring and maintaining mechanical, electrical, and propulsion systems.   Marine Emergency Duty (MED) STCW Basic Safety and Survival Craft certificates are required. Preference will be given to those with a 4th Class Motor Certificate or completion of ELTT in Diesel Mechanics or Transport Canada Engine Room Rating certificate.   Please apply by August 16, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Casual
Location
Salt Spring Island
Closing Date
8/16/2022
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/28/2022 7:10 PM)
“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”     ENGINE ROOM ASSISTANTS Tsawwassen Casual You are a self-starter and a positive team player providing essential vessel safety and operation expertise. You have an ability to prioritize and complete tasks in a safe and timely manner while monitoring and maintaining mechanical, electrical, and propulsion systems.   Marine Emergency Duty (MED) STCW Basic Safety and Survival Craft certificates are required. Preference will be given to those with a 4th Class Motor Certificate or completion of ELTT in Diesel Mechanics or Transport Canada Engine Room Rating certificate.   Please apply by August 12, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Casual
Location
Delta
Closing Date
8/12/2022
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/28/2022 2:40 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives.”   MANAGER, WORKFORCE PLANNING & ANALYTICS Swartz Bay   As the Manager, Workforce Planning & Analytics, you are responsible for research and analysis in support of effective staff planning, to ensure Crewing Services meet operational requirements and Company objectives in accordance with operational policy, collective agreement, and regulatory rules and requirements for vessel and shore positions. This position will provide leadership and development to Crewing Planners and support and facilitate the delivery of sufficient and qualified staff to Operations.   Role responsibilities include:    - Develop / maintain weekly reporting metrics that foster resourcing decisions that are proactive and cost effective supporting both operational and employee needs; - Analysis and reporting on overtime, leave measures, and attrition coupled with recommendations on how best to manage; - Optimizes budget and labour resource usage through strategic review of service plans, training requirements, leave approval, anticipated absenteeism and effective forecasting of recruitment requirements; - Responsible for managing the integration, sustainment and viability of business and information applications for scheduling and leave management; - Provides support and guidance to Crewing Managers on the business processes, innovations and opportunities as they relate to planning appropriate crew resources; - Ensures regulatory, operational and collective agreement compliance to ensure a safe and secure marine system as they relate to the scheduling of crew resources;   You provide clear leadership and direction to foster team success, effective scheduling practices and excellent client services. You optimize budget and labour resource usage through strategic review of service plans, training requirements, leave approval, anticipated absenteeism and effective forecasting of recruitment requirements. You ensure understanding of regulatory, operational and collective agreement compliance to ensure a safe and secure marine system.   The ideal candidate will have 5 years’ of experience in planning and analytical experience in a commercial organization or an equivalent combination of education, experience and training in a logistically complex environment. A university degree, college diploma, or equivalent experience.   Please apply by August 11, 2022. You will be required to create a profile that you can use to apply on future career opportunities.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.  We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.    
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Sidney
Closing Date
8/11/2022
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/28/2022 1:48 PM)
“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”     COMMERCIAL SERVICES DRIVER Tsawwassen                   We are currently accepting applications from skilled professionals with a Class 1 BC Driver’s license and a minimum 5 years experience driving articulated commercial vehicles. A and B train experience is a definite asset. You will have demonstrated a record of excellence in safety and customer service. Responsibilities will encompass receiving, inspection, movement, discharging of trailer units with company tractors; and completion of all required documentation. You will also be physically fit and able to meet the physical demands of this position.   You work both independently and as a collaborative team member, utilizing effective problem-solving and time management skills. Strong communication and organizational skills are required for this position.   Please apply by August 12, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Delta
Closing Date
8/12/2022
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/27/2022 1:19 PM)
“We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”     CREWING SCHEDULER Swartz Bay Working as part of a dynamic, results-driven team, you analyze, plan, and schedule work assignments for all shipboard and shore-based staff.  You accurately and efficiently build and assign crew schedules, generate and control crew lists, and input/process data in a variety of computer-based systems.  You function well under pressure and thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment.  You have strong analytical, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills and are highly organized with significant attention to detail.    You have a high school diploma supplemented by some post-secondary education.  You have 1 - 3 years’ office experience with a background in scheduling, payroll, and human resources.  You are experienced in a variety of office systems and software and are team-oriented with a strong focus on customer service and corporate objectives.   Please apply by August 14, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.      
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Sidney
Closing Date
8/14/2022
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/25/2022 6:14 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   PROJECT COORDINATOR, TERMINAL CONSTRUCTION Victoria or Tsawwassen   A team player and detail-oriented professional, you perform a comprehensive range of project and technical coordination activities in support of the Terminal Engineering team during the planning and construction of terminal and marine projects, as well as other engineering related tasks. You will assist in planning and assessments, design development and review, procurement of services and materials, tender and contract preparation, and site supervision. Other duties include using Maximo applications, maintaining document control, and developing project schedules and monthly progress reports that highlight key issues of scope, schedule and budget variances. With guidance from your supervisor, you will also take responsibility for all processes of planning, contracting and executing smaller projects, as required.   You are energetic with a positive attitude, displaying strong time management skills and judgement in all aspects of your work. You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, allowing you to build and maintain relationships with the project team, department, contractors and other stakeholders. You also bring a demonstrated willingness and ability to undertake additional training and duties required for the position.   We have an ambitious and growing capital plan with projects across our 47 terminals for marine structures, buildings, and civil work.  Projects typically include a variety of engineering disciplines and are constructed in operating facilities, which requires additional planning.  The ideal candidate is a generalist with a strong technical background and ability to learn and manage new technical areas.   You bring a diploma or degree in civil or mechanical engineering with the ability to be registered with ASTTBC or EGBC. You also possess two to five years of related engineering or construction industry experience. You have excellent organizational and time management skills, along with demonstrated technical ability and thorough understanding of applicable building codes, standards and regulations, and planning, design and construction methods relative to terminal construction. You have a valid BC driver’s license and are willing to travel throughout coastal British Columbia. Please apply with a cover letter and resume by August 19, 2022. You will be required to create a profile which you can use to apply on future career opportunities.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.    We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Various
Closing Date
8/19/2022
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/22/2022 4:23 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   INTERNAL AUDITOR Victoria   The opportunity   The Internal Audit department functionally reports to the Board of BC Ferries and administratively to the CFO, and is responsible for the delivery of the annual audit plan. The Internal Auditor will work in supporting the Internal Audit function to deliver the audit plan, working directly with all levels of the organization.   Reporting to the Executive Director, Internal Audit, you will assess risk and controls, and carry out analyses and procedural reviews in financial reporting, regulatory compliance and operations. You will work both independently and as a team member to perform consulting and audit activities, ensuring findings are adequately documented and in compliance with BC Ferries’ Internal Audit procedures.   Qualification and Skills   An analytical, achievement-oriented, professional responsible for supporting the delivery of the Annual Audit Plan.  You will participate in determining scope and areas to be reviewed and addressed, and you will prepare an audit report which effectively communicates the audit results. You possess high ethical principles and strong knowledge in business process documentation, analysis and implementation. You have excellent communication skills, presenting information clearly and persuasively to a variety of audiences, including senior executives. You are resourceful and adaptive, working effectively to solve problems in fast-paced environments that involve uncertainty. You have a recognized accounting designation, and/or you are working towards or have successfully completed the advanced professional audit certification (CIA). You bring a minimum of five years’ of audit experience, ideally a combination of public practice and industry experience, along with a demonstrated ability to develop and manage audit plans across multiple locations. You also have experience with corporate governance regulations and IFRS, as well as IT systems audits and fraud investigations. Some travel will be required.   Perks and Benefits   Taking care of our employees is a top priority for us. Some of our great benefits include:   - Competitive salaries and comprehensive medical and dental package, including a health spending account, and annual vacation - Membership of the defined Public Service Pension Plan - Flexibility to work from home with hybrid work arrangement - Maternity leave top up - Ferry Travel Pass Program for employees and their immediate families - Employee health and wellness program - Discounts in our gift shop and with many businesses on Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland - A collaborative team environment   Please apply by August 22, 2022. You will be required to create a profile which you can use to apply on future career opportunities.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering on our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Victoria
Closing Date
8/22/2022
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/20/2022 7:03 PM)
Excellent senior level opportunity for a strategic, people centric, operationally minded HR professional who prides themselves on their ability to positively impact the HR mission and vision of a very dynamic workforce.   DIRECTOR, EMPLOYEE RELATIONS Swartz Bay   At BC Ferries, we are committed to fostering a productive, motivated & engaged workforce. Our Employee Relations team is looking for a dynamic individual to lead a team of human resource professionals as the Director, Employee Relations at the Swartz Bay terminal due to a recent promotion.   Your primary responsibility is to effectively manage all aspects of human resources to support the local employee base of approximately 800. Results-focused and proactive, you provide hands on expertise in the areas of recruitment and selection, employee and union relations, performance management, employee development and collective agreement interpretation.   As an individual, you possess expertise in a fast-paced unionized environment supporting a large operation, maybe even in the transportation industry. You are enthusiastic about collaborative union/company connections and your generalist expertise is broad; with past successes across diverse key competencies.  In this role, some of the key responsibilities include:   - Providing advice and guidance to your operational leaders for various HR related issues and developing strong cross-departmental relationships as the regional in-house expert; - Mentor and support team members through their individual career development stages; - Conduct fact finding investigations and develop performance improvement plans as needed; - Develop and deliver best practice HR services by implementing policy and practice changes for continuous improvement of the HR function; - Foster, promote and maintain a professional, cooperative and collaborative working relationship with Managers, Supervisor and Union Representatives; - Provide day-to-day performance management guidance to managers, such as coaching, counselling, career development, and developmental actions as required; - Other duties as assigned.   Education and Experience: - A minimum of ten years of progressively senior HR leadership positions, preferably within an operational environment; - Bachelors Degree with an emphasis on Human Resources or Business would be an asset; - CPHR designation is an asset; - Comprehensive knowledge of workplace investigations, recruitment, performance management and return to work policies are required.   Please apply by August 12, 2022. You will be required to create a profile which you can use to apply on future career opportunities.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering on our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Sidney
Closing Date
8/12/2022
Posted Date 24 hours ago(8/8/2022 12:17 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering on our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   MARINE ENGINE MECHANIC – Regular Richmond -Fleet Maintenance Unit   We are seeking highly motivated, experienced and qualified Marine Engine Mechanics, 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 of vessel engines, systems, and equipment including engine components, compressors, and pumps, relief and safety valves, cylinder heads, cooler cores, clutches and engine blocks; measures and inspects bearings, cylinders, pistons, and turbochargers; repairs and tests of fuel injection systems, including pumps and injectors; 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 have a thorough understanding of WorkSafeBC regulations and safe working practices and working knowledge of relevant materials, tools and equipment. You hold a relevant BC or Interprovincial Trade Qualification in one or more of the following trades: Heavy Duty Mechanic, or Millwright.    Please apply online by August 24, 2022.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.    We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.    
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Richmond
Closing Date
8/24/2022
Posted Date 23 hours ago(8/8/2022 12:36 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering on our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.     MARINE PAINTER – Casual Fixed-Term Richmond - Fleet Maintenance Unit   You are a safety-minded individual responsible for performing all duties related to protective and decorative coating applications at BC Ferries.  Your work ranges from painting the exterior and interior of vessels to terminal offices and facilities.   While safely meeting the physical demands of the job, you complete assigned tasks to high standards and with minimal supervision.  You anticipate and analyze problems and initiate appropriate solutions.  You read plans and drawings to determine painting specifications. You have a thorough understanding of WCB regulations and safe working practices and working knowledge of relevant materials, tools and equipment. You provide a ‘lead hand’ role for new employees and helpers; including input in performance assessment and perform additional duties as required.   You hold a relevant BC or Interprovincial Trades Qualification in Painting and Decorating. You have experience in commercial, industrial or shipyard painting. A valid driver’s license is required.   Please apply by August 24, 2022.     BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.    We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.                                                                                               
Job Type
Casual
Location
Richmond
Closing Date
8/24/2022
Posted Date 23 hours ago(8/8/2022 12:37 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering on our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.     SHIPWRIGHT –Casual Fixed-Term Richmond - Fleet Maintenance Unit   As an energetic, professional Shipwright, you are responsible for maintaining various ship fittings and life-saving equipment.  You will repair and replace ships fire doors including hinges, door closures, holdbacks, handles, gaskets, latching and sliding door hardware; Maintain exterior car deck areas such as deck hatches; passenger barrier gates, bow door bumpers and gaskets.  Fabricate and repair stainless steel boxes for various emergency equipment.  Repair and maintain passenger and crew facilities.   You have the ability to work cooperatively within diverse teams.  You perform work to Company standards, utilizing effective troubleshooting and time management techniques.  You have excellent communication skills and an ability to safely meet the physical demands of the job.   You have a thorough understanding of WCB regulations and safe working practices and working knowledge of relevant materials, tools and equipment.  You hold a BC or Interprovincial TQ in Shipwright, Joinery, or Carpentry. Experience in Sheet Metal is preferred. A valid driver’s license is required.   Please apply by August 24, 2022.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.    We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  
Job Type
Casual
Location
Richmond
Closing Date
8/24/2022
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/6/2022 4:19 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”   FIRST ENGINEER, 2nd CLASS MOTOR CERTIFICATE Horseshoe Bay   You bring a wide scope of technical, interpersonal and leadership experience to a role central to the safe and efficient operation of the ship’s machinery and equipment, including all operating systems and services, and possess considerable knowledge of safe work practices.  We require individuals with a 2nd Class Transport Canada Motor Certificate.    The successful applicant is a passionate, innovative engineer who brings the technical, interpersonal and leadership skills as well as the experience required for safe and efficient management and operation of the ship’s machinery and equipment. You will be committed to the Company’s vision and values including safety, exceeding customer expectations and performance efficiency.   Interested employees holding a Transport Canada Second Class Motor certification or higher may be considered for this opportunity based on meeting the qualifications, experience and suitability requirements determined by the Company. This position requires travelling with the vessel.   Please apply by August 31, 2022.    At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.   BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.    
Job Type
Full Time
Location
West Vancouver
Closing Date
8/31/2022
Posted Date 3 months ago(4/27/2022 6:59 PM)
"We connect communities and customers to the people and places important in their lives”     ASTO MATE, RELIEF MASTER Little River   BC Ferries requires a skilled, professional ASTO Mate/Relief Master to support BC coastal operations full time.  We offer a unique working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities.  If you are a customer-focused, hard-working team player who embraces a cohesive working environment, BC Ferries has a career for you!    You are a passionate, innovative, leader with an ability to communicate and liaise cooperatively with shipboard personnel and other BCFS departments. You serve as the ship’s Executive Officer in the conduct of deck department activities and act as Master, Minor Vessel when required. You plan, direct, and organize crew, delegate vessel duties, and provide regular training and performance feedback. In addition, you perform various administrative duties relating to deck safety, security, maintenance, and crew. You possess considerable knowledge of applicable navigating equipment and techniques, ship handling principles, stability, seamanship, and deck maintenance. Your background includes six months experience as a Senior Watchkeeping Officer within the last three years.   You are computer literate and have clear, concise, English communication skills. A familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite would be an asset. The successful candidate will hold the necessary certificates as required by Transport Canada and must obtain a valid a Seafarers’ medical prior to commencing employment.    Please apply by August 31, 2022.   At BC Ferries, our employees are our most important assets in delivering our commitment to customer safety, service and satisfaction. We offer a unique West Coast working environment with diverse challenges and opportunities. Whether your goal is to work behind the scenes, onboard our ships, or within our land based operations, you are a key contributor to the BC Ferries team.   With 47 ports of call and around 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.    BC Ferries supports employment equity and diversity in the workplace and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (LGBTQ2S+), and others who reflect our ever-changing workplace.   We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Location
Comox
Closing Date
8/31/2022