2nd Mate

05 April 2018


2nd Mate

Upcoming Contract and Permanent vacancies in St. John's.
Candidates sought for a well-established Marine Company with a diverse fleet of Harbour, Coastal/Deep Sea Tugs, as well as, Offshore Supply Vessels with locations across the Canadian eastern seaboard.

The Company:

As a leader in marine services for over half a century you will be part of a team with a history of safe service that also focuses on quality, delivery, cost and innovation.

The Position

We're looking for an established 2nd Mate that has direct experience in the offshore industry specifically with marine transportation needs.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the cargo operation in ports including
    • Loading
    • Unloading
  • Ship maintenance and appearance
  • Cargo handling and stowage
  • Assistance to the Environmental Officer
  • Safety equipment and fire-fighting maintenance
  • Ship inspection
  • Ship integrity
  • Maintain stability records
  • Maintenance of cargo systems


  • Marine Emergency Duties (and MED refresher training)
  • Transport Canada Marine Medical
  • H2S Alive
  • Marine First Aid and CPR
  • WHMIS (considered an asset)
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods Certificate (TDG) (considered an asset)
  • Vessel Personnel with Security Responsibilities
  • Experience in the Offshore Industry

The role offers:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 28/28 rotation


Offshore Supply Vessels in St. John's Newfoundland

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com