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Deckhand

Employer
ApplicantPro
Location
St Paul, MN, USA 55107
Salary
$21.00/Hour + Hourly Night Shift Differential
Start date
Apr 3, 2024
Closing date
May 3, 2024

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Category
Labor / Trades
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

DECKHAND

(Night Shift 1800 - 0600)

FULL BENEFIT PACKAGE AVAILABLE AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO EARN UP TO 10% OF YOUR WAGES WITH OUR YEAR-END BONUS PROGRAM

PLUS

A $2,000.00 HIRING BONUS

MUST BE HIRED BEFORE AUGUST 31 TO BE ELIGIBLE

Starting Hourly Rate: $21.00/Hour + Hourly Night Shift Differential

Upper River Services DOES NOT have live aboard vessels.

Working Schedule & Conditions:

  • Seasonal (early spring - late fall)
  • Night shift start time 1800 - 0600
  • Twelve (12) hour shifts; paid overtime after eight (8) hours
  • Commitment to shift completion is required except for emergency situations
  • Scheduled to work six (6) nights on followed by three (3) nights off
  • Must work outside in varying temperatures, weather conditions, and daylight or darkness

Essential Functions:

  • Handle lines, shore wires, and rigging to moor vessels to docks, lock walls, other vessels, or the river bank
  • Build and break tow using rigging and lines
  • Maintain the safety of the towboat and all barges in tow
  • Remove excess water in cargo and tank compartments of vessels
  • Place running lights about the tow as required for safe navigation
  • Examine and repair lines and wires used to lash and moor vessels
  • Maintain a lookout on the head of a tow
  • Clean the vessel; this includes but is not limited to the following: floor areas, emptying trash cans, stove, freezer, refrigerators, shower stalls, sinks, and toilets, polishing brass, dusting furniture and shelving, cleaning walls, ceilings, and windows
  • Remove old paint and repaint decks and superstructures of vessels

Physical Demands:

  • Climbing ladders and stairs
  • Entering confined spaces
  • Repetitive bending and stooping
  • Lifting heavy equipment
  • Walking on steel decks for extended periods of time
  • Lifting and carrying objects ranging from less than ten (10lbs) pounds to weights in excess of one hundred (100 lbs) pounds

Personal Protection Equipment (PPE):

The use of PPE is required. Required PPE is provided by the Company.

Must be able to wear:

  • Personal flotation devices
  • Gloves
  • Steel-toed boots
  • Hard hats
  • Ear and eye protection
  • Weather dictated clothing
  • Equipment designed to prevent inhaling of foreign substances

 

Upper River Services is an equal opportunity employer and believes in equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. Accordingly, all employment decisions are based on the principles of equal opportunity. These decisions include recruitment, selection, promotion, transfer, discipline, compensation, benefits, training, and other personnel actions involving persons in all job titles and shall occur without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.



For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://ursi.isolvedhire.com/jobs/1155273-140248.html

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