Oct 23, 2018

BIC CareersWe are calling all Marine Industry Employers and Employees to share their news with Boating Industry Canada. We are looking for both job postings and job profiles. It’s mutually beneficial: those interested in seeking a marine career can find one, and employers can be matched with prospective employees. We also share profiles of current marine industry employees. For those interested, you can find them all here, or on our website under the Careers tab, and in our weekly newsletter under Career Opportunities.

Marine Industry Employers are welcome to submit their job openings with BIC. If you are an employer seeking help, Boating Industry Canada will run your ‘Help Wanted’ advertising for FREE, as long as the ads are for marine industry employment in Canada. We do this as a courtesy to the industry.
All we ask is that the wording of your job post be supplied in the format seen below:
• Position
• Location of work
• Description of Work
• Compensation
• Contact information for candidates to respond
Boating Industry Canada and Kerrwil Publications Limited assume no responsibility or liability for the positions posted or the accuracy of the advertising. This offer can be withdrawn at any time without notice and this service is provided as a courtesy to the industry only. To have your Career Opportunity posted, email Elissa Campbell,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., with careers in the subject line.

More and more marine industry employers are looking for technicians, parts people, sales and marketing professionals, yacht brokers and boat builders. If you know a bright young person who is looking for a solid and rewarding future you can share this page with them.

We’re always looking to hear from you, so send us a line.

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MERCURY MARINE CELEBRATES 80TH ANNIVERSARY IN 2019

Mercury MarineMercury Marine will celebrate its 80th anniversary throughout 2019, reflecting on its strong heritage of innovation and leadership in the marine industry.

On January 22, 1939, E. Carl Kiekhaefer purchased a bankrupt engine manufacturing plant in Cedarburg, Wisconsin. Now, 80 years later, the business that emerged from those modest beginnings, Mercury Marine, is a company with 7,000 global employees that is heralded as the world’s leading manufacturer of marine propulsion systems, as well as marine parts and accessories.

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Barnacle Systems Inc. has reinvented how people check on their boats. Their product, BRNKL (pronounced barnacle), is like a “home security system for your boat” allowing users to check in on their vessel remotely from their smartphone, tablet, or computer. Based in Victoria, BC, and founded in July of 2017, Barnacle Systems has already seen success locally as VIATEC’s 2018 “Startup of the Year” and is now being thrust into the global spotlight having been given...

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