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Marine Atlantic Career Fair

by Jim MacLellan, Director of Human Resources

Are you in the Port aux Basques area tomorrow? Interested in an exciting career sailing on a ferry, enjoying ocean views every day and catch a glimpse of a pod of whales on your break? If this appeals to your adventurous spirit stop by our Career Fair tomorrow! Where: St. Christopher’s Hotel When: From 10:00 (Read More)




2016 Recruitment Campaign underway – Spread the word!

by Jim MacLellan, Director of Human Resources

Our recruitment campaign is underway for Summer 2016. We are looking for Individuals to work on our ferries during our 2016 summer season. We provide great opportunities with comprehensive benefits packages for seasonal and full-time employment.   Last week we held our first recruitment fair in Sydney, NS. Plans are underway for a career fair in (Read More)




June 25 is International Day of the Seafarer

by Dave Frew, Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Affairs

Every year on June 25, the United Nations observes the International Day of the Seafarer to recognize the efforts of the many men and women who work in valuable marine careers. Organized by the International Maritime Organization, millions of people around the world learn more about the work and dedication of those who serve on (Read More)




On February 14, Marine Atlantic was presented with the 2013 Newfoundland and Labrador Employer of Distinction award by the Newfoundland and Labrador Employers’ Council. The Employer of Distinction Award is presented annually to recognize employers who exemplify leadership, innovation, creativity, and a fundamental belief in the value of a healthy, safe and motivated workforce. The (Read More)




Summer Student recruiting underway

by Marisa MacDonald

Transporting essential products such as food and oxygen, bringing families together, and making the ferry ride part of the experience for the trip of a lifetime are what we do at Marine Atlantic. Our team is proud to be part of a great ferry service connecting the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador with Nova Scotia (Read More)