10 Best Deckhand Job Descriptions

Deckhand Job summary 1

Under direction of Captain, Mate and/or deck boss, a Deckhand participates in all the activities of the vessel deck and/or fishing crew. Can include the setting and hauling back of nets and pots, loading and unloading cargo, tying up and untying to other vessels or docks and other deck related work as needed.

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Deckhand Job summary 2

A Deckhand secures mooring lines to vessels. He/she performs routine maintenance such as cleaning, chipping, scraping and painting.

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The primary responsibility of the Deckhand position is guest safety and includes being vigilant to any hazards that might affect a guest or team member by either reporting the issue or resolving immediately. Additionally, it is the responsibility of the Deckhands to assist and react in emergency situations as they occur and to participate in regular drills and training in compliance with USCG expectations and mandates. Deckhands are responsible for the general operation, cleanliness, and maintenance of the vessel both inside and out.

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The Deckhand maintains the cleanliness of the vessel by sweeping, mopping, and scrubbing the deck. Performs general seasonal maintenance on the vessel such as sanding and painting to keep it seaworthy. Participates in passenger safety drills and assists in emergency situations.

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Deckhand Job summary 5

Deckhand maintenances work and labor in the performance of the dredging operation and associated dredging related work; all other work as required.

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Deckhand Job summary 6

The Deckhand is responsible for semi-skilled crew work in connection with the maintenance and operation of a passenger and vehicle ferry under the general supervision of the Maintenance Superintendent.

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Deckhand Job summary 7

A Deckhand position requires willingness to learn, and the ability to follow directions concerning blasting in the marine industry. May be required to perform additional duties as deemed necessary by the supervisor for the completion of the job in a safe and timely manner.

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Deckhand Job summary 8

The Deckhand is directly responsible and accountable to the Vessel Master or his relief, working directly under him and following his instructions. The Deckhand is primarily accountable for his own health, safety, cleanliness and personal hygiene. He/she must be familiar with company policies, procedures, safety rules, and regulations and must abide by them at all times.

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Deckhand Job summary 9

The Deckhand will work as an entry-level position and is responsible for assisting the Dredging Operator in the maintenance and operation of the dredge. The position requires the ability to work a rotating schedule and live on vessel for extended periods of time.

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