Safe Certified by BC Forest Safe. Hodder Tugboat Co Ltd
16031 River Road
Richmond, B.C.
Canada V6V 1X5
Tel: 604-273-2821
Fax: 604-273-0706


Hodder Tugboat operates 12 hour shift and continuous operating vessels. Our basic requirements for employment as stipulated by Transport Canada is a Marine Emergency Duties A-1 (MED A-1) and medical certificate declaring you are fit to work at sea. Crews require MED B-1 (Survival Craft) and B-2 (Marine Fire Fighting) to work on our larger vessels. A Food Safe course is required by anyone handling food.

Our policy is to hire through the respective unions, masters from the Canadian Merchant Service Guild - Western Branch and deckhands through the International Longshore and Warehouse Union - Local 400 Marine Section.

You can e-mail, fax, or mail your resume to us for our files.