Position Title:                    Deckhand
Reports To:                        Captain of the Vessel
Division:                             Offshore
Location:                            Lockport, LA


PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Responsible for routine deck operations aboard an OFFSHORE TOW BOAT. (NOT INLAND PUSH BOATS OR RIVER TUGS)
  • General housekeeping duties and vessel maintenance, which may include cooking, sweeping, mopping, painting, and equipment repair
  • Catching a lines on deck fittings, casting lines free when getting underway, and assist in the navigation of the boat from the deck.
 
Required Qualifications The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:
 
  • A valid driver's license with acceptable driving record is required.
  • A valid Transportation Workers Identification Credential (T.W.I.C.) is required.
  • Must be willing to submit to Drug Screen, Physical, & Background Check.
  • Must have prior offshore tow boat deckhand experience. (Not an entry level position)
  • Ability to communicate clearly with office, vessel crew and dock personnel is required.
  • Ability to work offshore in adverse weather conditions is required.
 
Preferred Qualifications:
 
  • A valid USCG issued Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC)
  • A valid US government issued Passport.
  • STCW-95 Basic Training Certification
 
Job Type: Full-time
  • 28 days ON / 14 Days Off Rotation