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Ledbetter, Livingston, KY (42058)
Number of openings: 2
Application closing date: 8/8/2018

Pine Bluff Materials in Ledbetter, KY is currently recruiting deckhands. Deckhands will report to Ledbetter,
Deckhands on a harbor tow boat. Must communicate and work well with tender boat crew on all shifts as
well as line haul boat crews. Experienced deckhand must have safe work experience and be familiar with
recognizing and communicating hazards and hazardous conditions. Experienced deckhand should have a
good understanding of river conditions and change and have ability to evaluate marine rigging and
recognize rigging hazards. Experienced deckhand should be able and willing to perform general labor
onboard a tow boat that navigates the inland waterway system including; housekeeping on boat and barges,
handle lines and cables to put boat and barges together or drop barges, chipping and painting and any and all
maintenance and support functions for tow boat and barges. Position is intended to be a dinner bucket
position on a 12 hour shift reporting to Boat location in Western Kentucky. Duty will rotate days, nights,
and time off. Compensation will be at a daily rate with pay commensurate on experience. Competitive
benefit package available with employer participation including health, dental, and life insurance as well as
401K plan after waiting period.
Basic Qualifications:
Deckhand experience preferred but not required
Ability and desire to work 12 hour shift required
Ability to do manual labor including lifting items at least as heavy as 75 pounds is required
Ability to climb ladders and stairs and perform repetitive bending and stooping is required
Must possess ability to swim and be comfortable working over or adjacent to water
Must have ability and desire to work during inclement conditions including extreme heat and cold
Must possess excellent communication skills and work well with all applicable entities involved in the
process at all times
Experience deckhand must be dependable and consistent to report as scheduled
Pine Bluff Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer and takes Affirmative Action for Females,
Minorities,Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities

Salary and Benefits
Salary range $197.55 - $208.97 Daily
The hours for this role are Full-time, Regular
Leave benefits include Vacation/paid time off
Retirement benefits include Pension plan and 401K
Insurance benefits include Dental, Health, Life and Disability

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