Dredging - Oiler
Weeks Marine Inc.
Covington, KY
Job Description

A Cutter Oiler 2 is responsible for the lubrication of all machinery on a cutter suction dredge.

Essential Job Functions

Performs regular maintenance to equipment on the dredge
Inspects fluid levels
Takes readings, keep accurate records and make reports
Lubricates machinery
Assists the Watch Engineers with repairs
Performs other duties as assigned by the Chief Engineer
Follows company and work site safety policies/procedures and commits to an “Incident and Injury Free” work environment

Requirements

0-6 months of experience in marine industry or in heavy construction
High School diploma or equivalent required
Ability to work 84 hour work week
Ability to live aboard vessel for full rotation
This position requires fluent use of the verbal and written English language

Required Certifications or Licenses

TWIC - Transportation Worker Identification Credential
Driver’s license
Merchant Mariner Credential, (preferred)

Physical Requirements

Must be able to tolerate rough seas, vibrations, heat, harsh weather conditions, confined spaces, and high noise levels
Work will frequently require individuals to push, pull, bend or stand for long periods of time, and climb ladders that have capacity limits of 300 lbs.
Must be able to lift or carry miscellaneous equipment, supplies and parts up to 50 lbs. unassisted

Additional Duties

This Job Description does not cover all of the required duties, activities, functions and responsibilities of the position, any of which may change at any time according to the sole and absolute discretion of Weeks Marine, Inc., with or without notice.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Weeks Marine, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits unlawful discrimination, hostility, harassment, and retaliation.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.