Osprey Marine Ltd.
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada

We are a commercial fishing company based out of Vancouver, BC currently looking for 4th class Marine Engineer’s, Bridge Watch, 3rd and 4th Class Fishing Masters, and experienced Trawl Deck crew for our factory freezer trawler the Osprey No. 1.

Built in 1998, at 57.5 meters in length and with a gross tonnage of over 2000mt, the Osprey No. 1 is both the newest and largest groundfish fishing vessel on the West Coast of Canada.

The Osprey No. 1 is the single largest producer of frozen at sea groundfish product on the West Coast of Canada.  Pacific Hake  (Merluccius productus ) is our largest volume product. This fish is caught off the west coast of British Columbia . With modern trawl technology, the Osprey No.1 is able to cut and freeze within hours of harvest, ensuring the best quality possible from this delicately fleshed fish.

We run with a rotating crew of 30 men and women onboard that do 2 trips on and 1 trip off.  We provide 3 home cooked meals daily, along with cold meals for the overnight crews.  Amenities that are included on the boat are; Laundry room, Satellite TV and adjoining lounge, access to a computer and wifi.

Sep 05, 2019
$8,000 - $8,200 monthly
Job Description Job Description Osprey Marine Ltd – Vancouver, BC We are a commercial fishing company based out of Vancouver, BC currently looking for Bridge Watch crew for our factory freezer trawler the Osprey No. 1, 58 m, 2024 gross ton freezer stern trawler built in 1998. The Osprey No. 1 catches fish that are headed, gutted and frozen on board. The fishing and factory operations work 24 hours/day and provides a scheduled shift rotation of two trips on and one trip off, which works out to be 3 weeks on and 1 week off. The Osprey only fishes in Canadian waters off the West Coast of British Columbia. Main Responsibilities The factory crew are responsible processing, weighing and packaging fish in the factory and general cleaning. Must be willing to work a 6-hour rotation shift on board for the duration of the trip. Please be advised that this job description is intended to give a brief overview of the offered position. It is not an exhaustive list of the duties and responsibilities inherent in this position, or of the skills and abilities required to successfully perform this job. Requirements Self-sufficient, organized and showing positive leadership Must be able to communicate effectively with Captain, crew and Owner. Ability to work in a team environment Commitment to safety Strong communication and proven teamwork skills Certifications Occupational First Aid Level 3 Have a valid Canadian Passport Ability to pass the Seafarers exam/Marine Medical Commercial Fisher's Registration Card WHMIS certification Experience: Commercial fishing Trawl boat experience an asset but not required Compensation & Benefits: This is a permanent position with competitive wages, which will include a shared stateroom, shared bathroom with shower and laundry on site. There will be 3 hot mails provided daily along with cold meals available. There is a lounge on board that offers satellite TV along with couches and a separate reading area.
Osprey Marine Ltd. Full time
Sep 05, 2019
Job Description Marine Engineer   Osprey Marine Ltd – Vancouver, BC We are a commercial fishing company based out of Vancouver, BC currently looking for an Engineer for our factory freezer trawler the   Osprey No. 1,   58 m, 2024 gross ton freezer stern trawler built in 1998. The Osprey No. 1 catches fish that are headed, gutted and frozen on board. The fishing and factory operations work 24 hours/day. There are 30 crew members on board. The Osprey only fishes in Canadian waters off the West Coast of British Columbia. A trip lasts anywhere from 10-14 days; the fishing crew work 2 trips on 1 trip off and the Chief Engineer and second can determine if they work a 12 on 12 off, or a 6 on 6 off rotation. Description The Engineer is responsible for maintenance, operation, and repair of all vessel electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and freezing systems on board the   F/V Osprey No.1   . Main Responsibilities Repair and Maintenance - always maintain the ship in a state of readiness. Oversee and maintain all systems including engineering, electrical, hydraulic, and freezing. Follow system specified recommended maintenance programs. Participate in dockside repairs and maintenance including yearly shipyard work Safety and security-   Required to follow company safety and pollution prevention policies and procedures. Conduct periodic inspections of antipollution systems, i.e. oily water separators, air filters, etc. Prepare the vessel for all Lloyds/ Transport Canada inspections. Be familiar with the ISM Code and its requirements Administrative-   Keep vessel maintenance records and inventories. Maintain up to date logs for all equipment. Report repair and maintenance issues to Captain and Owner Make requisition for required parts, supplies, etc., as needed and forward to office staff. Please be advised that this job description is intended to give a brief overview of the offered position. It is not an exhaustive list of the duties and responsibilities inherent in this position, or of the skills and abilities required to successfully perform this job. Requirements Skills Must be able to read, analyze and interpret systems manuals, technical bulletins, inspection reports and government regulations. Must be able to communicate effectively with Captain, crew and Owner. Must possess strong knowledge of support systems, such as oily water separators, lube oil separators, fuel centrifuges, shaft generators, variable pitch propeller systems, air compressors, pumps, hydraulics, water makers, plumbing, (both water and fuel), refrigeration, heating and air conditioning Self-sufficient, organized and showing positive leadership Enjoy team work Certifications Must hold a valid certificate as a   Marine   Engineer 4th Class   Motorship   (or higher), be available,   licensed and permitted legally to work in CANADA already. Must pass the Seafarers Medical Exam Must obtain a Commercial Fisher's Registration Card (Commercial Fishing License) through DFO Pacific website. Experience Marine Engineer Motor ship – 1 year Compensation & Benefits This is a permanent position with competitive wages The Engineer has his own stateroom on the officer deck, comprising of a large seating area, bedroom and private bathroom with shower. There is a laundry on the officer's deck. Hot meals are prepared three times daily. A cold meal is set out between 11 pm. and midnight. Job Type: Full-time Salary: $8,000.00 to $11,000.00 /month
Osprey Marine Ltd. Full time