Deckhand (River Operations)

Monessen, Pennsylvania, United States · 1600427


Major mining company seeks a motivated individual to work as a Deckhand. Deckhands are responsible for all daily operations of barges and vessels. Daily responsibilities include: making the tow, delivering the tow, checking the fleet (lines, cables, hatches, water), retrieving/placing lanterns, performing pre-operational checks and cleaning the vessel. Responsible for general maintenance of pumps/hoses, wires and lanterns. Will perform general repairs as needed.


Work Schedule: Deckhands are required to work and stay on the vessel for periods of 7 or 14 consecutive days at a time. Normal schedules are 14 consecutive work days with 7 consecutive off days or 7 consecutive work days with 7 consecutive off days. There will be times when deckhands will be required to work beyond their normal 7 or 14 day schedule.


Excellent wage and benefit package available, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription plans; Basic Life/ADD Insurance, vacation and holidays.

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