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Experienced Deckhand (Grenada, Mississippi)

Experienced Deckhand (Grenada, Mississippi)

Experienced Deckhand (Grenada, Mississippi)

Inland Rivers HR (IRHR) the premier human resources outsourcing company serving the marine industry has career opportunities with a growing company for deckhands. This position is responsible for handling lines and other equipment to secure the vessel and tow. The work schedule is 28 days on the boat/28 days off.

Essential Duties:

  • Sweep and wash barge & boat decks
  • Clean and maintain interior and exterior of the vessel
  • Load or unload material from barges, scows, and dredges
  • Paint lifeboats, decks, and superstructure of vessel
  • Build and assemble tow
  • Assist with locking and docking

Qualified candidates must:

  • Have a high school diploma/GED
  • Have a valid driver’s license with reliable transportation
  • At least 1 year of previous deckhand experience required
  • Double locking experience preferred

The company offers a competitive daily rate and benefits to include, medical/dental/vision/ life insurance.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $160.00 to $200.00 /day

For consideration please submit resume to