Electrical Technician Officer (ETO)

Location: Offshore (Vessel)
Job Code: 42
# of openings: 1


Electrical Technician Officer (ETO)

Location: St. John’s, Newfoundland


Secunda Canada is a well-known offshore Marine Company and our primary area of operation is Eastern Canada.  The expertise of our personnel stems from working over two decades in our harsh weather environment as the leader of support services in platform supply, anchor handling, rescue standby and towage.

We are currently accepting resumes for any future openings for experienced and qualified Electrical Technician Officer (ETO) for positions working in offshore Newfoundland working a 28 day on/off rotation. 

Reporting to the Chief Engineer, the Electrical Technician Officer is responsible for the maintenance and repairs of all electrical machinery and associated controls on board the vessel. He/she is to perform all planned maintenance activities in accordance with the vessel’s program as instructed by the Chief Engineer. Under the supervision of the Chief Engineer he/she is to ensure that all hazardous work is carried out under controlled conditions and that all company safety procedures are observed. He/she is to maintain up-to-date inventories of engine room spare parts, stores and supplies.

 Secunda offers:

  • A competitive salary
  • A company paid group RRSP plan
  • A comprehensive health, dental and extended health plan (including short and long term disability, employee life and optional dependent life insurance)
  • A Mortgage Subsidy Program
  • Advanced training and professional development/incentive programs. 

Qualifications, Experience and Personal Attributes:

Successful candidates will possess the following qualifications, experience and personal attributes.

  • Diploma in Electronic Engineering or equivalent certification
  • 2+ years’ experience in the marine industry preferred                                                     
  • Valid Marine Basic or Marine Advanced First Aid and CPR
  • Valid Unrestricted Transport Canada Marine Medical
  • Ship Personnel with Designated Security Duties certificate
  • Proven track record in relevant offshore experience within the marine sector; recent offshore standby experience on a PSV or AHTS vessel is strongly preferred
  • Valid Canadian passport; Canadian citizenship or landed immigrant status
  • Ability to read, write, understand and speak English
  • Experience with NS5 is an asset
  • Self-starter, analytical and problem solving capabilities, demonstrated effectiveness in working with charterers, safety leadership and employee/team development

Secunda Canada is committed to the principle of fair representation of the designated target groups, as defined by the federal Employment Equity Act (women, aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and persons with disabilities).   We encourage qualified applicants from these groups to apply for this position.

How to Apply: 

Visit our website at  www.secunda.ca/careers to complete the online application.  We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


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