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Company: Cook Inlet
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Able Seaman (AB)

We are Alaska's tug andbarge company- and are growing.

Cook Inlet Tug & Bargehasprovidedmarine services since 1924. We specialize in harbor services and fuel distribution throughout South Central, Southeast and Western Alaska. Visit to learn more about us.

Why Cook Inlet Tug & Barge?

Simply put, Cook Inlet Tug &Bargeisa team ofexceptionalmerchant mariners. If you are looking foradventure,flexibleseasonalwork, andenjoy what you do,this isan opportunity of a lifetime!Here, you willbeprofessionallychallengedin a remote environment with a stunning backdrop to add to your life experiences.

Benefits for your seasonal position may apply. If you are ready for an adventure, we would love to hear from you!

We will be starting interviews for our upcoming summer season NOW!

Get your application in today at:!

Roles and Responsibilities

As an Able Seaman (AB) you will keep our vessels in a state of readiness and keep things running smoothly.

Working at the direction of the Captain to perform various tasks such as:

* Make up all tows and multiple barge tows.

* Give proper direction and distance signals and information to crew.

* Maintain the vessel in a constant and proper state of repair and operational readiness by completing required vessel inspections, cleaning tasks, and general maintenance of the boat.

* Ensure the deck is free of all lines and gear.

* Feed Crew and keep supplies stocked.

Equipment used will include winches, capstan, peavey, pike pole, pumps, and the articulated loader.

You are an integral part of the team, maintaining a safe work environment on the vessel by implementing company policies, procedures, and general maritime industry-standards.


* Able Bodied (AB) Seaman endorsement

* Valid USCG Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC)

* Valid Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC).

* ValidUnited States Passport.

* Must be able to pass a criminal background checkwithqualificationsto enter Canada.

* Valid driver's license.

* High School Diploma or equivalent.

* Must be eligible to work in the United States.

Working conditions:

* Lodging and provisions on the vessel.

* Transportation to and from the vessel provided by the company

* Must bephysicallyfittoclimb aboard tugs and barges, ascend and descend ladders and balance while aboard vessels in aseaway; kneel,stoop, use stairs, reach overhead, and stand forlong periods.

* Comfortable with heights or narrow walkways.

* Must be able to work 12 hours a day every day for the full season.

* Exposure toallweather conditions(rain, ice, snow, heat,wind, etc.).

* Seasonal position - four to eight months.

* As leaders in our industry, we take crew Health and Safety seriously.

Cook Inlet Tug & Barge is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce and taking affirmative action to employ and advance qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans. We are a drug-free employer and a participant of the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Keywords: Cook Inlet, Anchorage , AB, Other , Anchorage, Alaska

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