Able Bodied Seaman - Marine

Fugro USA Land

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Houston, TX

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Job Description

The Able Bodied Seaman is responsible to perform various functions pertaining to operation and maintenance of the vessel, waterfront maintenance, field work and related lab research projects and manning mooring stations as needed.

Job Responsibilities

  • Obligated to execute the safety- and environmental policy on board.
  • Comply with international legislation, flag state requirements, accepted industry standards, Company decrees and contracts.
  • Execute all possible assigned general deck activities on board of the vessel including maintenance, conservation, cleaning and tidying activities, lashing and securing cargo and manning mooring stations.
  • Work within other departments as instructed.
  • Fire-watch during night watches.

Job Requirements

  • Authorized to work in the United States without restrictions.
  • Possess the ability to obtain a valid passport for international travel
  • Possess a High School Diploma
  • Have 2 years of college/technical training preferred.
  • Have 3 years of experience as an Able Bodied Seaman or in similar role.
  • Has a good command of the working language of the vessel, verbally and in writing.
  • Competent, at management level, to undertake the tasks, duties and responsibilities as an Able Bodied Seaman.
  • Large-scale knowledge of the applicable codes, guidelines and standards.
  • Knowledge of the equipment and procedures he is responsible for.
  • Experience on Fugro Vessels is a plus.
  • TWIC Certified
  • Certificate of Competence Navigational Watch Rating for the vessel.
  • Flag state certificate.
  • Flag state Seaman’s Book.
  • Flag state Medical certificate.
  • Basic training certificate.
  • Proficiency In Survival Craft And Fast Rescue Boats Certificate as appropriate for the vessel.
  • MMC, STCW Medical, STCW certificates

How to apply?

If you are interested in this role we look forward to discussing this opportunity with you. Please click on our ‘apply’ button and upload your resume and cover letter.

Disclaimer for recruitment agencies:

Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated.

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