*TOWING Experience REQUIRED!!!
* Must have minimum 100 gross registered tons Master/Captain license of United States Coast Guard of towing vessel. A Towing Endorsement is required Near Coastal License.
* Minimum of Three (3) years of experience operating tugboats. Tugboat experience on River maneuvering pushing and pulling commercial vessel preferred
* Must have a valid Merchant Mariner Credential
* Knowledge of USCG Regulations
* Must have valid Driver’s License.
* Must have valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) or be able to obtain one
* Ability to work well under pressure.
* Excellent personal and communication skills.
* Self-motivated with “Can-Do” attitude
* Successful post-offer background check.
The Boat Captain will have to know basic firefighting skills and basic lifesaving and rescue techniques. They should be familiar with the water and able to swim as well as these attributes:
-Able to influence and motivate people to act.
-Thrives in a fast paced environment
-Exhibit good judgment in matters involving quality of performance.
-Meets deadlines in an environment of interruptions
-Able to work effectively with many different personality types.
-Possess and demonstrate values of honesty, integrity, reliability and consistency.
-Exhibit a strong work ethic.
-Is inquisitive and has good problem solving skills.
- Well organized.
- Detail oriented and thorough.
-Receptive to change.
-An effective planner and continually uses foresight.
-A good listener and communicator.
-Demonstrate professionalism at all times.
-Possess a positive attitude.
-Able to confront issues and hold others accountable, but still treats them with dignity and respect.
Must be physically capable of following activities:
* Able to lift or carry miscellaneous equipment, supplies and parts up to 50 lbs. unassisted.
* Able to navigate around vessels and project sites which may include climbing, kneeling, crawling, stooping and scaling large heights.
* Able to climb ladders, walk, bend and crawl into all accessible conditions
* Work in all weather conditions including extreme heat and cold