Fleet Pilot (Columbus and Paducah, KY)

Navigate your way to a new and exciting career! Ingram Barge Company is looking for Vessel Pilots for our towboats in our Paducah, KY and Columbus, KY fleets.

This opportunity requires more than safely steering and operating our vessels. We're looking for strong, experienced leaders who drive a high-performance culture.

Ingram Pilots:

  • Assure safe crew, vessel and tow operations through use of Ingram’s’ safety systems and policies.
  • Supervise the Mate and Deckhands in consultation with the Captain and shore-based leadership.
  • Assure safe and efficient vessel navigation through compliance with the “rules of the road”, practicing good seamanship and boat handling skills.
  • Comply with and ensure crew compliance with USCG and environmental laws and regulations.
  • Demonstrate felt leadership and promote harmony among the crew.
  • Delegate vessel responsibilities, duties, and tasks considering crew members experience and abilities.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Candidates must:

  • Have a High School Diploma, GED or equivalent.
  • Have a valid driver’s license.
  • Have a USCG Mate/Pilot license or higher.
  • Have a valid FCC Radio License
  • Have a Radar endorsement or Radar Certification
  • Be CPR & 1st Aid Certified
  • Have a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)
  • Have proficient computer skills to include E-mail, internet browsers, and navigational systems

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