• Be a Canadian citizen
  • Possess a valid Canadian passport with an expiry date over six (6) months from the time of joining
  • Possess RCMP certificate of good conduct
  • Possess a valid Marine Medical Care certificate as per STCW V1/4 (Master and chief officer)
  • Possess a valid Transport Canada medical with a validity of six (6) months from the time of joining)
  • Possess the required certification for the position held as per STCW and the Manilla 2010 amendments for a vessel operating in unlimited waters (unless otherwise stated in the ad)
  • Possess a valid supervisor of oil transfer (Master, 1st officer, chief engineer, 2nd engineer) unless otherwise sated in the ad
  • Possess a valid familiarisation endorsement for oil (junior deck / engine officers and ratings) unless otherwise stated in the ad
  • Possess a <<designated security duties>> certificate as per STCW regulation A-VI/6

About the V.Ships Application Process

Step 1  - Complete the designated online application form located below. Once submitted, a dedicated V.Ships recruitment team member will review your details. They will contact you by email or phone to confirm if you have been successful.

Step 2 - On success, you will be emailed with a link to complete Stage 2 of the online application form. This information is necessary to process your application further. This form is normally completed before visiting the V.Ships office where upon a formal assessment of your skills and aptitude according to rank will be completed.

Online Application Form

Please apply using the following online recruitment form:

Officer Application for : English & French

Rating Application for : English & French