Barge Captain Job Description Sample
Barge Cover Handler
The purpose of this position is to complete duties associated with the barge cover process. Individuals in this position are responsible for the effective and efficient handling of barge covers, with minimal supervision. Interacts on a regular basis with customers, plant operators, supervisors or other personnel.
As a Barge Cover Handler, you will:
Train and operate equipment associated with barges: including hoist systems, ropes and cables.
Perform duties to complete removal of barge covers and upon completion of unloading, cover the barge. This includes: identification of potential hazards, equipment monitoring, manually pushing and pulling of barge covers, physically throwing chains, and communication with the panel operator.
Perform housekeeping duties in respective work and break areas, as well as keeping barges clean: including sweeping, shoveling, and hosing down.
Train to be knowledgeable in procedures for bobcat operator, lead person and leg operator.
Work outdoors in a dusty environment, with exposure to varying temperatures and uneven/slippery work surfaces.
Control traffic through department and ensure that all visitors follow safety rules.
Troubleshoot problems as required.
No relocation assistance is provided.
Right towork in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or avisa sponsored by a third-party employer.
Cargillrequires that employees be a minimum of 18 years old
Must have ahigh school diploma or equivalent.
Must bewilling and able to work rotating 8 or 12 hour shifts, including nights,overtime, weekends, holidays, and additional hours beyond regularly scheduledshift to cover vacancies.
Must be ableto ascend and descend stairs, ladders, etc., to work in elevated areas of theplant.
Must be ableto bend, stoop and work in confined spaces
Must be ableto read and write english
Must beable to work around water.
Must beable to bend, stoop, squat, twist, reach and work on irregular surfaces.
Must bewilling and able to work in inclement conditions and extreme temperatures.
Must beable to work in an outdoor, dusty environment.
Must beable to frequently lift 10-25 pounds with occasional lifting up to 50 pounds.
Must beable to wear respirator and required safety equipment.
Must becomputer literate including being able to enter and retrieve data.
Must havestrong written and verbal communication skills.
Must havevery good time management skills.
Must beable to prioritize tasks and possess follow-up skills.
Must bewilling to accept accountability.
Must be ableto work overtime, holidays, nights, weekends and different shifts.
- Three years'experience in production or plant environment.
Ice Barge Operator Manager
Ocean Beauty Seafoods is looking for someone to manage our Ice Barge. This is a 2-2 ½ month seasonal position for the months of June and July.
Position requires living on the Barge, which is situated on the Naknek River. Duties include manufacturing and selling ice to the Fleet of Fisher people during the sockeye season. Must handle the transfer of ice using HACCP standards and Company policies and procedures.
Other duties include:
Write up invoices for sale of ice
Oversee 5 crew members
Repair and maintain machinery which includes ice machines, generators, augers, conveyer's belts, refrigeration, crane
Administer proper sanitation keeping barge sanitized following industry quality assurance
Ability to operate on-board vessel radio
Maritime experience needed to operate Barge. No licenses required; the Barge does not have propellers.
This position is responsible for the safety of the crew members. Must be safety conscientious with the requirement of crew to wear life jackets at all times.
Strong verbal and communications skills required. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, machine operation manual.
Able to write up sanitation and safety reports. Must have basic math skills.
Exposure to outside elements on a regular basis. Exposure to high noise levels with constant running of machinery.
Long hours with no days off is a mandatory schedule. Lifting or moving up to 75 lbs. on a regular basis.
Strong customer service skills required as this position will interact with many members of the fishing community.
Must have knowledge of the Naknek Rivers tide fluctuation and move and positioning the Barge accordingly. Must also have the know how to handle properly the accidental discharge of sewage or other contaminated product.
Ocean Beauty Seafoods supplies ice to many of its fishing vessels as well as vessels for other seafood companies in the region. The Ice Barge benefits many in the community! We want to keep this valuable service top-notch for our customers and need your help in doing so.
Ocean Beauty Seafood LLC is an equal opportunity employer and provides for the recruitment, hiring, and promotion of women, handicapped persons, Disabled, Veterans, and members of all ethnic minority groups in all areas of work.
Ocean Beauty Seafood's is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/AA M/F/VETS/DISABILITY
Barge Cover Handler
The Kelly Group, a leader in general construction and metal fabrication with bases in four states, is looking for qualified Barge Cover Handler candidates for work in Port Allen, Louisiana.
Industrial construction experience preferred
Must be able to obtain a TWIC card
Kelly General Construction Company of Decatur was founded in 1983 as a general contractor and sheet metal fabricator serving industry in Decatur, Illinois. Eleven years later, Kelly Construction of Indiana opened in Lafayette.
Now rebranded as The Kelly Group, the company employs about 750 people and has grown to have five metal fabrication facilities across four states -- Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana and Arkansas. The Kelly Group serves the agribusiness community and many other industries, including chemical plants, paper mills and manufacturing facilities in more than 15 states.
Today, The Kelly Group provides a range of services as a general contractor, with five metal fabrication facilities ready to support that work. In addition, an expansive contract maintenance staff makes up more than half our employees.
The Kelly Group is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Company Name: TETRA Technologies, Inc.
Location: Houma, LA, United States
Education Experience: High School Diploma/GED Desired
Employment Experience: Mid Career (4-10 Years)
Required Travel: None
Classification Type: Permanent
Classification Time: Full-time
1.0 SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for various duties including, but not limited to, the operational integrity, maintenance (preventive maintenance), installation and removal of mechanical systems/ components repair and documentation of the Heavy Lift equipment systems, vessel anchoring system, cranes components, pumps, electrical equipment, deck equipment such as winches, air tuggers and cranes, and auxiliary equipment such as compressors, pumps and water systems, piping, fittings, valves and emergency preparedness equipment. The ultimate objective of this position is to ensure that all mechanical systems remain operative throughout the operation and comply with safety, regulatory body and test standards.
Essential job duties include:
Must perform all duties in a safe manner, observing safe work practices, including proper use of personal protective equipment, at all times.
Follow written preventive maintenance procedures on all mechanical equipment and maintains records.
Troubleshoot equipment daily and takes immediate steps to correct any problems.
Operate equipment and engines as needed per testing procedures.
Comply with equipment check list as per inspection procedures.
Comply with lockout-tagout procedures for all equipment under repair.
Maintain inventory and inventory records for parts used on equipment repairs.
Perform continuous improvement process reviews to update and improve safety and equipment condition.
Communicates daily with the Lead Engineer and Chief Engineer on status of equipment repairs.
Support and participate in the organization's Continual Improvement Program to conform to ISO 9001 requirements by complying with Quality Policies and Procedures and meeting Quality Objectives.
Performs other duties as assigned.
2.0 EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS
High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED). One or two years technical/vocational training or three plus years derrick barge experience with similar equipment or equivalent combination of education, ability and experience.
3.0 KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
To perform this job successfully, the Barge Engineer must satisfactorily demonstrate the following:
Must have the ability to interpret hydraulic and pneumatic schematic drawings to component level without being at equipment.
Working knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic pumps, motors and valves and how they function in a working system. Ability to troubleshoot down to the component level.
General mechanical and machinist knowledge
Working knowledge of AC electrical systems, pumps, compressor, mechanical clutches and brakes.
Working knowledge of 12 volt and 24 volt electrical systems and ability to trouble shoot down to the component level.
Ability to communicate to other technical people verbally and in writing.
Able to travel and work away from home on offshore platforms and or floating assets.
4.0 PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The following physical demands are representative of those that an employee must meet to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The Barge Engineer must be able to:
Pass the required physical examination and mandatory drug test.
Must be able to stand, walk, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, walk on uneven surfaces and on steel decks, and in areas with vibration and noise.
Lift up to 50 pounds without assistance, and 100 pounds with assistance.
Specific vision requirements include close, distance and peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Employee must be able to wear personal protective equipment including hearing and respiratory protection and safety glasses as required.
5.0 WORK ENVIRONMENT
The following work environment characteristics are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the Barge Engineer:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and outside weather conditions ranging from freezing to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.
TETRA Technologies, Inc. is a geographically diversified oil and gas services company, focused on completion fluids and associated products and services, water management, after-frac flow back, production well testing, offshore rig cooling, compression services and equipment, and selected offshore services including well plugging and abandonment, decommissioning, and diving.
Headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, TETRA® is a global company with employees and operations on six continents. We were incorporated in Delaware on February 6, 1981 and trade on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol TTI. Our indirect, wholly owned subsidiary Compressco Partners, L.P. trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol CCLP.
TETRA Technologies, Inc. is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.
Barge & Maintenance Electrician
Trinity Marine Products is searching for a Maintenance/Barge Electrician in our Ashland City, TN manufacturing facility.
Trinity Marine Products, Inc. (TMP) is a leading U.S. manufacturer of barges that transport dry and liquid cargoes on inland waterways. TMP manufactures tank barges that carry petroleum and other refined products, chemicals, fertilizer, ethanol, and other liquid cargoes. TMP also manufactures dry cargo barges, including flat-deck and hopper barges that transport a variety of products, such as grain, coal, and aggregates.
What You'll Do:
Use blueprints, schematics, small/power tools and electronic test equipment to perform a variety of maintenance tasks and determine causes of operating problems in areas including but not limited to plumbing, electrical systems/components, HVAC, carpentry, electrical fixtures/switches/power sources and mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.
Lay out, build, test, troubleshoot, repair and modify production electronic components, parts, switch panels, electronic equipment and systems.
Perform high voltage electrical repairs (e.g., controls, relays).
Install and repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment, following electrical code, manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications, using hand tools, power tools, and electrical and electronic test equipment.
Make electronic, mechanical, or electrical repairs on computer controlled equipment.
Perform PLC and/or CNC programming.
Troubleshoot electronically controlled production equipment.
Follow all safety rules and practices.
Perform other duties as assigned.
What You'll Need:
2 or more years of related high voltage (3 Phase 480V or higher) electrical experience
Understands principles of electricity/electrical control and understands general electrical schematics
Fully capable of trouble shooting and testing all electrical applications
Experience in a manufacturing or production environment is preferred
For this position, the pay range starts at $19.95 per hour (depends upon experience) and is eligible for quarterly bonus pay.
Make Ready Barge Inspector
REQUIRED JOB SKILLS:
Must live in the Houston, TX area.
Ability to work nights, weekends, holidays, and in the elements of nature
Must be capable of occasional heavy lifting of or carrying of 50 pounds
Ability to operate standard office equipment
Self-motivated and multi-task oriented
Work 10 to 12-hour rotating shift, with weekend & on call responsibilities at times
Exposed to the elements of nature (heat, cold, rain, ice, sleet, etc)
Exposed to slip and trip hazards (wires, ropes, hoses, etc)
Ability to safely perform task wearing required Personal Protective Equipment, such as steal toe shoes, hard hat, goggles, ear protection, gloves, and full face respirator.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Performs make ready activities, which include but not limited to, barge inspections, special transfer operations, cargo stripping operations, and internal barge inspections.
Each barge inspection should include, but not limited to:
Barge pressure reading
Inspection of drip pans
Inspection of void tanks
Tool tightness of all fittings, bolts, and dogs on cargo and void tanks
Barge endorsements & certificates
Housekeeping inspection such as slip/trip hazards and trash
Prepare supporting documents such as barge inspection forms and stripping logs
Notify Make Ready Supervisor & Traffic of any discrepancies found during barge inspections and indicate such on appropriate form.
Security awareness responsibilities.
Able to perform minor barge pump engine repairs and various barge topside repairs.
Education: High school diploma or GED
Experience: 1 year experience in the marine industry or similar job functions.
Requirement: Current valid Driver's License, Current valid TWIC
Tnhm05-07993-Highway Maintenance Technician-La Barge
Description and Functions
Dredge Operations Barge Loader/ Deck Mates
Barge Loader/Quality Control position on a dredge on the Ohio River with primary base of report in Ledbetter, KY.
Must communicate and work well with tender boat crew on all shifts, dredge and dredge support crew, as well as maintenance and quality control personnel. Barge Loader must have safe work experience and be familiar with recognizing and communicating hazards and hazardous conditions.
Successful candidate will have some combination of experience to include barge loading, aggregate quality control, sand classification, dredge maintenance and safety / hazard recognition, and a good understanding of river conditions and change and have ability to evaluate marine rigging and recognize rigging hazards.
Canidate should be able and willing to perform general labor onboard a dredge that works on the Ohio River including; housekeeping on dredge and barges, handle lines and cables to put boat and barges together as well as move dredge and service dredge needs including anchors, chipping and painting and any and all maintenance and support functions for dredge or barges.
Position reporting is to Ledbetter, KY or an alternate location depending on Dredge location. Duty will be a rotating schedule with work both days and nights.
Compensation will be at an hourly rate with pay commensurate on experience. Competitive benefit package available with employer participation including health, wellness, dental, Rx, Vision, and life insurace as well as 401K plan after waiting period.
Ability and desire to work a rotating shift is required.
Ability to do manual labor including lifting items at least as heavy as 75 pounds is required.
Ability to climb ladders and stairs and perform repetitive bending and stooping is required. Must possess ability to swim and be comfortable working over or adjacent to water.
Must complete on-boarding physical and exertion function test with physical therapist after acceptance of offer to evaluate ability to meet the essential functions of the position and qualify for employment. Must have ability and desire to work during inclement conditions including extreme heat and cold. Must possess excellent communication skills and work well with all applicable entities involved in the process at all times. Barge Loader must be dependable and consistent to report as scheduled.
Barge Cleaner - Artco - Cassville, WI
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world's premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com.
Barge Cleaner - Cassville, WI
American River Transportation Company, LLC
This is a full time, hourly level position
- ADM is seeking a laborer to work as a barge cleaner at our American River Transportation Company (ARTCo) location in Cassville, WI.
Cleaning Barges - decks, hoppers, and covers
Barge cleaning prep - pumps, wash hose, and hooking up crane
General upkeep of crane barges, shops, and yard
Learn hand signals for crane operations
Assisting harbor boat, mechanics, and welders may also be required
Experience preferred but not required
Ability to work safely, exercise initiative and good judgment
Ability to work in a flexible way that allows for changes in assignments and priorities depending upon identified needs
Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team
Promote the ADM Way and core values
Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs, pump and shingle barges, learn barge terminology, learn emergency procedures
Must be able to work in all types of climates
Must pass a pre-employment physical, drug screen and Company human performance exam (physical ability test)
This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.
ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, physical and a background check.
ADM is an equal opportunity employer for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.
Barge Load Out Operator
The role of the barge load-out operator/ Deck hand is to provide high quality products and customer service while working safely as a team member. This position description is to specify skills needed to perform these job duties professionally.
Equipment operation including operator maintenance
Cat 980 & 988 Loader
D8T & Excavator
Water Truck (Air Brakes)
General mechanical ability/ experience on barge load out docks
Use Towworks and operate belt line automated system.
Must be able to use basic email and any SAP background would be a bonus
Flexibilty to work weekends and holidays whenever the boat comes required.
May require heavy lifting, shoveling during cleanup, general maintenance
Safety attitude and performance is critical.
Uniforms provided. Boot Allowance, PPE provided and used.
12 months of heavy equipment experience
Prior work experience preferred working in or around heavy equipment
Basic mechanical maintenance knowledge and skills
Proven safety record
Able to lift up to 50 pounds
- HS Diploma or GED
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