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Stand watch to look for obstructions in path of vessel, measure water depth, turn wheel on bridge, or use emergency equipment as directed by captain, mate, or pilot. Break out, rig, overhaul, and store cargo-handling gear, stationary rigging, and running gear. Perform a variety of maintenance tasks to preserve the painted surface of the ship and to maintain line and ship equipment. Must hold government-issued certification and tankerman certification when working aboard liquid-carrying vessels.


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JOB FAIR – 10 HARBOR WAY, BELFORD, NJ WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28, 2017 Deckhands (Belford, NJ) compensation: $11 TO $13/HR employment type: full-time JOB O...
NY Waterway - Belford - posted 3 days ago
ABOUT US : In the early 1800s, ferries were the only way to get to and around Manhattan. As bridges and tunnels were built, ferry transportation fa...
NY Waterway - NJ - Middletown - posted 17 days ago
TEMPORARY OFFSHORE DECKHANDS needed in MS Gulf Coast area onboard research vessels. $8.00/hr. Must have flexible availability. Background check and...
- MS - Gulfport - posted 8 days ago
Grade: Direct all aspects of the Stagehand and Conversion Tech crews for events to include setting up and striking the event in the arena and other...
MGM Resorts International - NV - Las Vegas - posted about 11 hours ago
Ithaca Boat Tours seeks tour guides for 2017 season (July-October). Part time positions available at $15/Hr. Serious applicants only please contact...
Ithaca Boat Tours - NY - Ithaca - posted 11 days ago