Deckhands - New Orleans, LA in New Orleans, LA at BO-MAC CONTRACTORS LTD.

Date Posted: 2/12/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/12/2024

Job Description

Bo-Mac Contractors, Ltd. in the New Orleans, LA area is offering challenging and exciting career opportunities for Deckhands. We are seeking qualified candidates that are focused on project success and exceeding customer expectations.  Qualified candidates must be able to perform all duties listed below safely and follow all of the company’s safety procedures.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work the maritime field
  • Barge rigging
  • Handling and maintaining tugboat equipment
  • Shifting barges
  • Dropping or picking up barges
  • Checking tow
  • Assisting in making locks and/or bridges
  • Cleaning and greasing tugboat
  • Painting and repairing areas on tug
  • Cleaning and organizing deck barges
  • Routine housekeeping

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Mississippi River experience
  • Frequently lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling up to 75 pounds of material.
  • Frequently walking, stooping, kneeling, reaching, and climbing.
  • Frequent use of hand tools such as power tools, circular saws, hammers, nails, and bolts.

PREFERED EXPERIENCE  

Preference given to candidates with a minimum of 3-5 years of deckhand experience at meets or exceeds performance expectations.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU

  • Inclusive Medical, Dental, Vision, Accident, Disability, and Illness insurance 
  • Company paid Life Insurance 
  • Health Savings Account contribution of up to $1,000 per year  
  • 401(k) retirement savings program with a company match 
  • Employee Assistance Program including discounts with major vendors & products 
  • Mental and physical wellness programs 
Bo-Mac Contractors, Ltd. is an E-Verify employer and all candidates must be willing to submit to any job related background check, medical exam, and drug screen that is required during the hiring process.
Bo-Mac Contractors, Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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