Public Employment Opportunity

Marine Oiler

Competition Details

Referral Number
TW.19.20.R0367
Employment type
1 Permanent Position
Division
Marine Services - Regional Services
Position Group
NAPE - Marine Services
Department
Department of Transportation and Works
Location
M.V. Flanders
Closing Date
20 Aug 2019
Salary (scale)
$19.58 - $21.47 per hour (CG-22)
Benefits

Position Details (What is this?)

Context
The Department of Transportation and Works is responsible for the administration, supervision, control, regulation, management and direction of all matters relating to transportation and public works. As such, the department oversees the construction and maintenance of the provincial highways; the provision of the provincial ferry services; management of the provincial government fleet of light vehicles and heavy equipment; operation and maintenance of the provincial government air ambulances and water bombers; and construction and management of provincial government buildings. The vision of the Department of Transportation and Works is of safe, reliable and sustainable transportation and public works infrastructure and services, demonstrating a commitment to service excellence in supporting the social and economic needs of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Duties
Under the direction and supervision of the Chief Engineer / 2nd Engineer, this general maintenance and operations  position starts up equipment in the engine room, bow thruster, steering flat and around the decks; Checks machinery for leaks, loose fittings, broken pipes, loose wires and any other hazards that can cause mechanical failure; Performs regular preventative maintenance work on machinery, checks running hours on machinery and orders oil and parts, as required;  Performs minor mechanical repairs; Checks and maintains oil levels on all machinery;  Ensures drains, sinks and toilets are work properly for passengers and crew; Advises Chief and Second Engineer on condition of equipment and/or potential problems that may arise; Cleans strainers in engine room, greases as required and ensure batteries are running; Performs general cleaning and painting in engine room and all machinery spaces; Performs checks of all safety equipment used for fire-fighting, lifesaving drills, and first aid equipment to ensure it is in good working condition; Enters all work into the  maintenance program daily.   Completes records and maintains logs; Participates in fire fighting and rescue operations, as required. Use of a computer in the function of duties will be required. Other related duties as assigned.

Merit Criteria (What is this?)

Screening Criteria
  1. Experience working within the engine room of marine vessels including routine engine maintenance and repairs
  2. Engine Room Rating Certificate issued by Transport Canada
  3. Valid Marine Basic First Aid
  4. Valid Marine Medical Certificate
  5. Passenger Safety Management Course (asset)
  6. ROC-Marine Commercial Certificate (asset)
  7. WHMIS Certificate (asset)
Assessment Criteria
  1. Knowledge of the operation, maintenance and repair of routine engine equipment
  2. Computer skills
  3. Ability to manage time and organize tasks
  4. Ability to solve problems independently
  5. Ability to work in a team
  6. Commitment to safety

Conditions of Employment(What is this?)

Conditions of
Offer
  1. Certificate of Conduct and the Vulnerable Sector Query satisfactory to the Employer may be required
Conditions of Acceptance
  1. Participation in any safety course training, as offered and required by the Department
Applicant Information

Applicants must submit copies of valid Engine Room Rating certificate issued by Transport Canada, valid Marine Basic First Aid, and valid Marine Medical certificate with their application. 

Failure to submit all the required certificates will result in an application being screened out.

Applicants can submit the required documents and credentials by either:

  1. a) Scanning them into ONE PDF and uploading it to the online job portal at the time of application

OR

  1. b) Fax them in with a cover page indicating the competition number for which you had applied on through the online job portal

 

For more information about this opportunity, please call Christine Nurse, Marine Manager, at (709) 466-4027. 

  • The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador values diversity in the work place and is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Disability related accommodations and alternate formats are available upon request at any stage of the recruitment process by contacting recruitment@gov.nl.ca, 709-729-0130 or toll free at 1-888-729-7690.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who are legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • Applications must be received on or before the closing date stated for this job posting.
  • It is the responsibility of the applicant to submit an application that demonstrates the required merit criteria.
  • Applications that do not clearly demonstrate the required criteria will be screened-out.
  • All applications must contain accurate contact information, including current mailing address, email address and phone number.
  • All information submitted as part of this application must be factual, complete and current to date of submission.
  • This competition may be used to fill future similar vacancies with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.

How To Apply

Applications, quoting Competition Number TW.19.20.R0367, should be submitted

Online
By Mail
Human Resource Secretariat, Strategic Staffing Division
50 Mundy Pond Road
P.O. Box 8700
St. John’s, NL, A1B 4J6
By Fax
(709) 729-6737

Applicants must submit copies of valid Engine Room Rating certificate issued by Transport Canada, valid Marine Basic First Aid, and valid Marine Medical certificate with their application. 

Failure to submit all the required certificates will result in an application being screened out.

Applicants can submit the required documents and credentials by either:

  1. a) Scanning them into ONE PDF and uploading it to the online job portal at the time of application

OR

  1. b) Fax them in with a cover page indicating the competition number for which you had applied on through the online job portal

 

For more information about this opportunity, please call Christine Nurse, Marine Manager, at (709) 466-4027.