Seagoing Openings

Seagoing Openings

All of our seagoing staff members must be members in good standing of their relevant union, and all positions are filled through the applicable union dispatch hall.

Master, mate, and engineer positions:

Canadian Merchant Service Guild Western Branch
218 Blue Mountain Street, Suite 310
Coquitlam, BC V3K 4H2
Phone: 604-939-8990
Fax: 604-939-8950

Deckhand and cook positions:

To work at Seaspan Ferries:

Seafarers’ International Union of Canada (SIU)
Unit 201 – 267 West Esplanade
North Vancouver BC V7M 1A5
Ph: 604-687-6699
Fax: 604-687-6897

To work at Seaspan Marine:

International Longshore & Warehouse Union Canada
Local 400
120 – 111 Victoria Drive
Vancouver, BC
Tel: 604-251-7174
Learn more about Deckhand requirements and training.