Chief Mate Positions

Canada Steamship Lines

CSL is hiring experienced Chief Mates for immediate positions. Canada Steamship Lines (CSL) is currently hiring motivated Chief Mates for our domestic fleet of bulkers and self-unloaders, which includes seven state-of-the-art Trillium Class ships. We offer industry-leading compensation and benefits, an outstanding work schedule, coverage of transportation expenses, and onboard Wi-Fi so you’re always in touch with your family and friends. If you’re looking to work with a company that has a long established history, then you must be considering a career with CSL.


$645.82-661.06 per day
Medical Benefits
Pension Plan
Rotation Preference

Great Lakes, St. Lawrence Seaway and East Coast Trade Routes
Terms of Employment:
Full-time position with atypical schedules.

To ensure all activities of the CSL vessels for which the First Officer (also, Chief Officer/First Mate) serves are carried out under effective Safety Management System policies and procedures.

To ensure that their areas of responsibility on the ship, including; navigation, cargo, hull and equipment are in accordance with the Transport Canada Regulations, codes of practice or standards that may be applicable to the operation of the vessel; this duties and responsibilities description defines the expectations of CSL with respect to the Chief Officer.

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At CSL, we prioritize the well-being of our crews and employees, fostering a corporate culture that upholds high ethical standards, promotes a safe and healthy workplace, and respects the environment. A career at CSL offers both intellectual stimulation and rewarding challenges, and we are constantly on the lookout for skilled and enthusiastic individuals to fill key positions across our organization.

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