Nautical Sciences::Job Opportunities

Co-op placements in the Nautical Sciences Diploma Program typically end up being permanent positions as many of the Co-op employers seek lifetime employees. We work with employers such as BC Ferries, Canada Steamship Lines, Royal Caribbean, Algoma Central Corporation, Seaspan, Transport Desgagnes, Teekay Shipping, Rigel Shipping and more.

Cadets may earn between $500 and $1,300 per month with these employers until they obtain their Transport Canada Watchkeeping Mate Certificate of Competency and become licensed Deck Officers in the third Co-op term. A licensed Deck Officer can expect to earn up to $10,000 per month.