Senior Commercial Diver (Nicholasville, KY & Rosedale, MD)

Are you an experienced and highly skilled commercial diver with a strong commitment to safety, ready to tackle challenging projects? Join our team as a Senior Commercial where you will be a pivotal asset in both our marine construction and commercial diving operations. Your primary role will involve executing a diverse set of underwater and topside tasks, inspections, and repairs, all while prioritizing the safety of yourself and your team to guarantee the success of our projects.
Marine Solutions is a specialized marine engineering and construction firm serving clients in the government (federal, state, local), transportation, energy, industrial, water, and commercial markets. We inspect, design, and build bridges and waterfront infrastructure worldwide that protect and enrich our communities.
Our recognition as one of the Best Places to Work for seven consecutive years reflects our unwavering commitment to nurturing and empowering our people. We prioritize personal and professional development, providing opportunities for continuous learning and growth. Collaboration and open communication are at the core of our culture, fostering a supportive and inclusive environment where every individual's voice is valued. Investing in our employees not only enhances their potential but also contributes to our collective success.

 

SUMMARY OF POSITION

Senior Commercial Divers provide commercial diving services to include underwater inspections and construction as well as associated topside work. This position may also include shop and equipment maintenance.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Set up a dive station and ensure all equipment is functioning as designed.
  • Be capable of completing all required daily safety sheets and holding daily safety meetings.
  • Pay attention and be a part of the daily safety meetings.
  • Understand and follow health and safety procedures related to the work.
  • Basic constructions skills (concrete, steel, carpentry, welding, fabricating, etc.)
  • Understand the project scope and associated tasks.
  • Understand line pull, rigging, and crane signals.
  • Demonstrate proper rigging techniques.
  • Complete assigned tasks and meet agreed-upon expectations.

YOU WILL NEED

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in the English language.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage tasks efficiently and effectively.
  • Work hard, remain motivated, and be a self-starter.

 

 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Commercial dive school certificate, US Navy dive training certificate, or ADCI dive certification card.
  • 3+ years of experience required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current Blood Borne Pathogens, First Aid, CPR, DAN O2 Administration certifications.
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Current ADCI “Fit to Dive” physical.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • 10hr OSHA General Construction Course
  • 30hr OSHA Construction Course
  • Certified Welder
  • Mechanic background

QUALIFICATIONS

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS, WORK ENVIRONMENT & SAFETY

The duties of this position require the employee to regularly sit, stand, walk, use hands, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear. This position may require the employee to lift and/or move up to 75 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required for this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. While in the field, the employee may be required to walk in rugged conditions, work in adverse weather conditions, and stand up to eight hours or more at a time. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the required duties of this position.

This position requires maintaining current industry knowledge and expertise through active involvement in professional organizations and/or other activities that may require additional and/or flexible working hours. The ability and availability to readily work overtime and perform duties outside of normal working hours may be required to fulfill the responsibilities of this position.

Employee safety and security are critical parts of our company core values. Accountability, positive attitude, proactive communication, continuous improvement, and teamwork promote safe conditions and safe actions. Safety, Health, and Environment are part of our company culture, and adherence and participation are required for all employees.

 

BENEFITS

  • 401(k) Matching
  • ESOP
  • Health Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Accident Insurance
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Vacation and Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Relocation Assistance

 

SCREENING

All applicants must pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen as well as random drug screens throughout employment.

 

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Marine Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factor protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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