Deckhand

Mobile, AL 36601

Posted: 09/14/2018 Employment Type: TempToFT Industry: None Job Number: 43197

Deckhand

NOTICE: THIS IS NOT A LINE OR LONG HAUL POSITION

Summary: Deckhands assist others on the vessel in preparing barges for the loading and discharging of products at ports across the inland waterway system.

Responsibilities:

  • Build and break tow by using lines, wires, ratchets and stationary winches.

  • Perform a variety of tasks which include but not limited to standard housekeeping duties, painting, chipping, transferring rigging, vessel and barge maintenance, midstream fuel transfers, cooking, assisting in making bridges and locks, etc. These duties are performed in all types of weather, day and night, while the vessel is underway.

  • Lift or move objects that are heavy and awkward.

  • Follow policies, procedures, safety rules and regulations, and must abide by them at all times as well as applicable laws, regulations, and other legal requirements.

  • From time to time, perform other tasks that may be assigned.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 1 year experience as a deckhand

  • Must currently hold a valid TWIC card

  • Have possession of Alabama State Port Authority Access Badge and Vehicle Decal (or ability to obtain this credential)

  • The physical work demand for this position are classified as very heavy work, during which the employee will exert 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force consistently to move objects when making tow or performing other tasks.

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