Assistant Ferry Operator Job Openings by WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp in Fauquier

Job Title Assistant Ferry Operator Job Openings Fauquier WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp
Pub Date 30+ days ago
Company WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp
Location Fauquier

WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp Recruitment 2020 - WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp offer a chance to fill Assistant Ferry Operator, that will be placed in Fauquier. You will definitely get a better prospect along with less dangerous life later on. Becoming a member of this company makes a people can attain the purpose less complicated and make current aspiration come true.

To produce the corporation vision and mission happens on legitimate WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp is usually open on brand-new place since November 2020. All people who are enthusiastic about staffing this vacant, please take a part in this Assistant Ferry Operator recruitment. If you will be one that might load qualifications, you can look at more information about Assistant Ferry Operator Job Openings below.

WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp Job Vacancies 2020

Assistant Ferry Operator Job Openings in Fauquier

Assistant Ferry Operator

WaterBridge Ferries, Needles – Fauquier,

Auxiliary Position Available

Under the direction of the Ferry Operator, the Assistant Ferry Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of a passenger ferry as required under Transport Canada Marine Regulations.

This position is offered as an Auxiliary position and is considered “as and when required” with no guarantee of hours. This position is best suited for those who currently live in, or are in the process of relocating to, or near Nakusp, British Columbia, Canada. Travel to the point of assembly is at your own cost.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Instructs drivers and guides vehicles onto ferry and ensures compliance with safety regulations
  • Operates and performs field maintenance for a Cable Ferry, ferry landings, machinery, equipment, buildings and safety equipment.
  • Carries out assigned planned maintenance and repair tasks
  • Operates ferry machinery and equipment with the safety and comfort of passengers as a major consideration
  • Carries out emergency repairs, if necessary
  • Reports unsafe water or environmental conditions and takes appropriate action such as removing debris from water or waiting until conditions change, monitor river conditions, levels and water flow
  • Conducts inspections of machinery and ancillary equipment for deteriorating performance and appearance
  • Reports safety concerns, defects, and repairs needed
  • Maintains and cleans equipment, buildings and ferry areas
  • Assists in refit work
  • Removes snow and ice from ferry, ferry towers and passenger pathways
  • Ensures that ferry is ready for the next shift’s operation
  • Maintains stock of supplies and fuel for ferry
  • Participates in safety drills including performing evacuation procedures and using emergency equipment such as fire extinguishers, lifeboats and personal flotation devices
  • Checks condition and certification date of safety and emergency equipment
  • Maintains log of daily ferry operation including weather conditions, incidents, repairs, fuel consumption and time sheets
  • Responds to enquiries and provides information to customers regarding changes in ferry services
  • Signs delivery slips for fuel and goods received
  • Performs other related duties


  • Domestic Vessel Safety (Former MED A1/A2) or better preferred. Suitable candidates may be offered paid training and must be able to travel for schooling
  • Must provide a valid Marine Medical Certificate within 60 days of start date
  • Must hold a valid BC Driver’s License – Class 5
  • Minimum Grade 10 completion required
  • Must be physically able to participate in safety drills including performing evacuation procedures and using emergency equipment such as fire extinguishers and hoses, lifeboats and personal flotation devices
  • Ability to interact effectively, professionally and courteously with coworkers and the public
  • Is a team player with an approachable demeanor
  • Comfortable working with computer applications including Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Good written and oral communication skills a must
  • Demonstrated ability to respond to emergency situations calmly, effectively and efficiently
  • Working knowledge of marine vessels and ferry systems an asset
  • Must be comfortable working in extreme weather conditions, and at times, in confined spaces.

Learn more about us at

Send your resume and cover letter today!

The posting is open from Aug 28- Sept 11, 2020

We thank all applicants but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. WaterBridge Ferries is committed to the principles of Employment Equity.

Job Types: Part-time, Casual


  • 12 hour shift


  • crowd control or customer service: 1 year (Preferred)


  • BC Drivers (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No

As one of the leading companies in Canada, WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp offers variety of opportunities for employees to grow and make them as future leaders of the professional and disciplined. WaterBridge Ferries Nakusp also offers a dynamic work environment in order to encourage employees to give optimally, and at the same time, you are able to escalate new experience and erudition through the company programs.

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