Title:                     Barge Maintenance – Internship
Reports To:         Barge Maintenance Manager
Position:              Summer Intern
Location:             Paducah, KY
Hours:                  Monday – Friday (40 hours per week)
About Marquette:
Headquartered in Paducah, Kentucky and founded in 1978, Marquette is a leading provider of inland marine transportation services. Our Company operates over 130 towboats on the Mississippi River System, Gulf-Intracoastal Waterway, and near-shore coastwise market. In addition, the Company controls over 1,000 dry cargo barges. The Company has additional offices in St Rose, LA, Lockport, LA and La Porte, TX. With over 1,500 vessel and shore-based employees, Marquette is the largest provider of independent towing services within the inland waterways. We are the only fully integrated fleet in the industry that can do what we do. 
Principal Responsibilities:
  • Scan and index barge maintenance information from current system into Docuware software program.
  • Manage, organize, store, and accurately enter historical barge documents into Docuware system.
  • Provide a full range administrative support including data entry, reports using computer software applications.
  • Support Barge Maintenance team in preparation of transferring information into Docuware system.
  • Advise Manager of any issues or recommendations to ensure orderly and efficient administrative operations.
  • Develop and maintain database of Barge audits/inspections.
  • Repetitive data entry inputting information to new system using computer-based software. 
  • Maintain database of Barge Audits, inspections, barge photos, drawings, and draft charts.
  • Other related duties and/or project tasks as assigned.
  • Accuracy, attention to detail, and computer skills are essential.
  • Strong organizational habits.
  • Strong skills and proficiency in the use of Microsoft programs such as Word, Excel, Outlook, Access etc.
  • Knowledge of the Marine Industry is a plus, but not required.