Doornekamp Construction

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Applications are accepted at any time, but not all postings may be currently hiring.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Reports to the Vessel Owner
  • Responsible for the safe, efficient and economical operation of the vessel as well as safety of the crew
  • Communicate expectations, assignments and responsibilities to Deck Crew
  • Supervision and training of Deck crew
  • Implement and ensure adherence to all Statutory and legislative rules and regulations
  • Ensure all Deck personnel and new hires are familiar with Company policies and procedures and have access to the appropriate manuals and documents
  • Ensure that HRD policies and Health and Safety programs are communicated to, understood and adhered to by all Crew members
  • Motivate Deck Crew and monitor performance 
  • Responsible for the safe transportation of the ship’s cargo 
  • Responsible for preparation and/or submission of logbooks, daily records, maintenance records and permits in accordance with Company and regulatory requirements
  • Responsible for the investigation of any incidents or near misses and the implementation of any corrective action


  • Marine Emergency Duties (MED’s) STCW Basic Safety and Survival Craft Certifications 
  • Valid Transport Canada Marine Medical
  • GLPA Pilotage an asset
  • Experienced with Safety Management Systems (ISO & ISM), an asset
  • Proven ability to lead teams with strong communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous tug boat experience required


  • $775-850 per day including all payroll burdens (with appropriate tug experience and certifications)