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Captain / Master

Shipboard Officer / Personnel / Crew
Employment type
Full Time
Mid Career

The candidate must have successfully directed with strong organization, good judgement, reliability and attention to detail. The candidate will also need to demonstrate the ability to be a team player and be client focused. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and proficiency in using computerized applications is essential.


The Captain is responsible for the safety of the crew and any contractors, protection of the environment, the vessel and its cargo and has the overriding authority to make decisions with respect to safety and pollution prevention and to request the Company's assistance as may be necessary.

This responsibility includes fulfillment of Algoma’s commitment to the requirements of the ISM Code and the ISO 9001, 14001 and 18001 Standards. This commitment, embodied in the Integrated Management System, is intended to improve safety and environmental protection, and customer service. The Captain must communicate this to all the crew and ensure that Algoma’s Policies and Procedures are understood.

Candidates must possess:

Master, Near Coastal or Master Mariner  (preferred) issued by Transport Canada

Marine Medical issued by Transport Canada

Canadian passport or permanent residence status

Radio Operator’s License (or GOC)

Ship Security Officer (SSO)

Apply Instructions

If you are interested in a rewarding career with Algoma Central Corporation please send your resume to and include the word “Captain” in the subject line of your email.

Algoma Central Corporation encourages application from designated group members identified under the Federal Employment Equity Act. We wish to thank all applicants in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Algoma Central Corporation

Algoma Central Corporation
Algoma is a leading Canadian shipping company, owning and operating the largest Canadian flag fleet of dry-bulk carriers and product tankers operating on the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Waterway. The Company is a leader in dry-bulk and liquid bulk transportation focused on meeting the special needs of customers that ship products on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Waterway.
For general information about careers at: Algoma Central Corporation contact
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Work :905-687-7888
63 Church Street
St.Catharines, ON, L2R 3C4 Canada


63 Church Street
St.Catharines, ON, L2R 3C4 Canada