This position is responsible for the safe and efficient transfer of petroleum products between barges, ships, and facilities including completion of barge logs, bills of lading and gauge reports.
Summary of Essential Job Functions
Performs duties in accordance to the policies and the procedures outlined in the Marine Operations Manual Safety Management System and the Tankerman’s Handbook.
Monitors product level in tanks.
Operates diesel engines, cargo pumps, tank/pipelines valves and manual and hydraulic booms.
Adjusts and secures barge lines, splices 8 and 12 strand lines
Completes loading and discharge gauge reports.
Inspects vessel for Coast Guard, state and company regulatory compliance.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and Experience: High School Diploma or GED, and 3 years experience, preferably in the petroleum/oil transportation industry, or a combination of education and experience.
Certificates, Licenses & Registrations:
MMD Document with Tankerman (PIC/Barge DL endorsement preferred)
Other Skills and Abilities:
Must meet Coast Guard regulations in regards to correctable hearing and vision.
Work schedule is generally seasonal, approximately 180 days on rotation, 12 hour shifts. Rest periods are often interrupted due to noise and vessel movements.