Conference Recap - Baton Rouge, LA

Experienced Deckhands Wanted

Experienced Deckhands Wanted

IRPT partner, Inland Rivers HR the premier human resources outsourcing company, has career opportunities for deckhands. These positions are on line boats, all U.S. residents are encouraged to apply.  In these roles, you will be responsible for handling lines and other equipment to secure the vessel and tow.

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.

If you'd like to be considered for this position, please email your resume to