Work as a deckhand and move up in company
Ive worked as a deckhand/tankerman for 9 years now.More deckhand work than tankerman.Ive worked for American Commercial Lines for that 9 years but Im no longer there.Im familiar with Detroit Diesel,Cummins,and John Deere engines and generators.Was responsible for assigning duties to the deck crew. doing barge reports,barge audits along with the boat audits and sending them all in to the main office.Built and broke tow in a timely and safe manner. Cleaned and maintained the vessel,along with sanding and painting when needed.Responsible for holding safety meetings and drills.The changing of oil on the engines plus minor servicing,along with changing the fuel and oil filters. while I was a tankerman,responsible for the safe transfer of product coming to the barge or leaving the barge.
graduated High School Have some college
TWIC card MMD PIC training, Hazwoper and Hazmat training.
9 years experiences decking.