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Tidewater ATTN: Human Resources, PO Box 1210,

Postal code : 98666-1210.
City : Vancouver, WA
Country : US

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Kind of job: Paramaritime
Job offer: Deck mechanics
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Description of the job :

Vancouver, WA Close Date: Resumes accepted until positions are filled

Tidewater Barges Lines has open positions for Deck Mechanics to join its facilities in Vancouver, Washington.

Primary Responsibilities include:

To be knowledgeable of all vessel and deck equipment, including basic engine room knowledge, safe operation of winches, and safe handling of wires and ropes.

To hook and unhook boat, and tie off and untie boat and barges.

To make and break up tows. To splice rope.

To keep barges clean, tidy and lines stowed. To keep boat clean, tidy and painted as directed.

To monitor and log engine room gauges, keep equipment lubricated, and in good working order. To follow daily maintenance requirements of vessel.

To accurately complete all required duties and associated logs, reports, requisitions, repair requests and other similar paperwork.

To prepare meals for crew and clean up.

Physical requirements include:

While working 6-hour watch, alternates standing/walking/sitting.

Frequently walking on steel or wood decks, around obstacles, on moving, pitching, or rolling decks or barge surfaces.

Climbing or descending ladders, stairways, etc. is frequent to access various vessel areas and barges.

Stooping/kneeling/twisting frequently required while tying and untying tows and various other clean up, repair and general maintenance duties.

Physical requirements include pulling/pushing using up to 200 pounds of force; lifting up to 120 pounds and carrying up to 80 pounds.

Shifts are 15 days on, 15 off

We accept resumes only for open positions; please indicate on your cover letter the title of the position you are applying for. Tidewater offers competitive wages and excellent benefits. Pre-employment drug screen, background check and physical are required.


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