Marine Ship Agent / Trainee

Wheelhouse Shipping Agency

Marine Ship Agent / Trainee

Wheelhouse Shipping Agency Ltd. is looking for a marine ship agent/trainee. Energetic and organized, the successful candidate will work from our downtown Vancouver office in conjunction with scheduled ship arrival and departures at ports throughout the Lower Mainland. The position is responsible for attending to all day-to-day operations and communications related to the vessel, her movement and the requirements of all other interested parties. Candidates with some ship agency experience could be an asset, but it’s not mandatory.


  • Good cross cultural communication – second language would be an asset
  • Ability to multi-task as part of daily routine
  • Capacity to plan, anticipate and negotiate
  • Excellent communication & organizational skills
  • Outstanding problem solving skills
  • Able to manage competing priorities
  • Flexible and capable of working with minimal supervision
  • Able to not only take direction, but lead as an integral part of a team
  • Able to work assigned shifts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Location: Downtown Vancouver

Compensation: To be negotiated based on experience.

How to Apply

Send your resume, cover letter and salary expectations to