Ferry Operators - County of Frontenac

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Ferry Operators

  • City City: Howe Island
  • Rate of Pay Rate of Pay: Hourly
  • Rate of Pay Amount / Range Rate of Pay Amount / Range: $27.15
  • Positions Available Positions Available: 4
  • Type Type: Part Time
  • Duration Duration: Permanent
  • Avg. Hours/Week Avg. Hours/Week: No guaranteed hours
  • Education Education: High School, College, University

The Ferry Operator directs and assists the loading and unloading of all vehicles and passengers onto the Ferry and collects all ferry tolls. The Ferry Operator is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Ferry in accordance with all relevant federal, provincial and municipal regulations, legislation and standards. The Ferry Operator will carry out the duties in alignment to the organizations mission, vision and values, and work to further its priorities.

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Education and Experience:

  • Grade 12 diploma; an equivalent combination of related education and experience may be considered
  • Must hold all required licenses regulated by Transport Canada Marine Safety (MED Domestic Vessel Safety (MED-DVD formerly known as MED-A2) or Domestic Vessel - Basic Safety (SDV-BS formerly MED-A3), Restricted Radio, Telephone Operators License (Maritime), Marine First Aid Certificate
  • Maintain an acceptable bi-annual Transport Canada Marine Medical from a certified doctor
  • Marine emergency duties training required


To submit an application to this posting, apply to the applicable POST# through the County of Frontenac website.

The County of Frontenac is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process and applicants must make their needs known in advance.

The County of Frontenac values a diverse workforce and the unique differences that each individual brings to the workplace. We welcome all qualified applicants.

Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for the purpose of selecting candidates for the interview process and ultimate selection.

Questions regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information pursuant to MFIPPA may be directed to the Manager of Legislative Services/Clerk.

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Frontenac is a region of nearly 4,000 square kilometers surrounding the City of Kingston and includes the townships of North Frontenac, Central Frontenac, South Frontenac and Frontenac Islands. Residents enjoy incredible quality of life in one of the most naturally beautiful parts of Ontario. and businesses here benefit from strategic access to major urban centres.