Thursday, 18 July 2019 16:12

Workboat - Deckhand

Primary Location:    Kitimat, British Columbia
Employee Status:    Full Time / Part Time / Casual / Contract

Position Outline:
The Deckhand is to be an ambassador for Bridgemans and our safety management system in their personal conduct as part of the crew.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Master responsibilities and essential job functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Safety of passengers during embarking, disembarking and when underway
• Verifying that clients are wearing the project required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) before boarding the vessel
• Assisting clients during loading/unloading equipment to and from the vessel both onshore and offshore
• Perform safety induction of clients
• Monitor transfer of client cargo and record as required
• Record client transfers for DPR as required by Master
• Operate crane and perform cargo handling (Rigger/Banksman) if certified, as required
• Deck duties
• Daily sanitation of deck, galley, fridge, microwave oven, main cabin, lavatories
• Maintenance as directed by the Master and according to the Planned Maintenance System
• Both Master and Deckhand will work together to carry out engine and other vessel checks in accordance with the Daily Routine.
• Oversight and assistance with day to day general maintenance

Physical Aspects of Position (includes but are not limited to):
• Constant standing and walking throughout shift
• Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
• Climbing in and out of vessels, walking on floating pontoons and standing on a vessel in a seaway
• Ability to work in adverse weather conditions
• Safety oriented and willing and able to work in a multi-cultural environment

Required Certification
• Marine Emergency Duties A3 (MED A3)
• Radio Operators Certificate – Marine (ROC-M)
• Marine Basic or Advanced First Aid (MBFA) / (MAFA)
• Valid Seafarers Medical certificate (MMC)
• Ability to clear a drug and alcohol test prior to hiring with addition to randomly without prior notice
Desired Certification
• Transport Canada - Candidate Data Number (CDN)
• Marine emergency Duties Domestic Vessel Safety (MED A2 / DVS)

Bridgemans Services Group LP (BSG) is a global provider of flexible, full-service flotel and marine transport solutions. BSG customizes services to the exact needs and locations of clients, ensuring that solutions meet precise specifications, including logistics, crew transfers, housekeeping, catering and the fulfillment of all HSE requirements. The company also specializes in refitting and refurbishing vessels to fulfill requirements in a range of sectors from major construction projects to natural resources and energy production.

At Bridgemans Services Group we believe that each employee contributes directly to our growth and success. We are committed to workplace excellence, safe work environments and the communities where we work and live. Bridgemans Services Group hires on the basis of merit and is committed to Employment Equity.

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