The 2nd Shift Barge Loading/Maintenance is required to participate in making tow; transfer of rigging; lay rigging; handle lines; shifting barges; drop or pickup barges; checking tow; move and operate portable pumps; assist in making locks or bridges; assist in mid-stream transfers; routine housekeeping duties; and general maintenance of the boat and barge(s).
RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHER JOBS
Reports directly to and works with the Captain, Relief Captain, or pilot. During unloading operations, the Barge Loader/Maintenance will also work closely with the Unloading RIG employees.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Required Education: High School diploma/GED
Required Work Experience: One to three monthes related experience and/ or training.
Other Requirements: River knowledge; navigation skills and knowledge of hazards; rigging skills; ability to communicate using a two-way radio; skilled at confined space and pumping procedures; familiar with fueling procedures; familiar with maintenance and waste disposal procedures