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Tankerman (Shoreside / MMC Required)

Company: PSC Group
Location: Houston
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Tankerman (Shoreside / MMC Required)Houston, TXPSC Group is seeking licensed Tankermen to serve in a vital role as part of our nation's petroleum and chemical shipping industry. The tankerman serves as the person-in-charge of critical operations, with the responsibility of protecting the environment by ensuring the safe transfer of petrochemicals to barges. This position requires a U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariners Credential (MMC).Work Schedule (Depending on Location): 6 days on call (24hr call) and 3 days offPay Range: $32.50 - $43.50 an hour Competitive pay with growth opportunities (mileage reimbursement available, along with other incentives).Job Requirements:--- Must hold a current U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariners Credential (MMC) with Tankerman PIC Barge (DL) Endorsement--- Must have a current TWIC card and valid driver's license (reliable transportation and telephone)--- One year of experience as a Tankerman preferredWhy join the PSC team?--- Since 1952, PSC Group has had a strong reputation for quality service, safety, environmental protection, and taking care of our employees.--- We are a leader in product handling and site logistics for refineries, chemical producers, and marine transportation providers.--- The work we do makes a huge impact in our nation's economy. Check out our videos at PSC Group - Career Videos to learn more.--- Check out our online newsletter "The Connection" which contains articles about our work groups, recognition events, and achievements of our employees and their family members at PSC Group - Newsletter.--- Our Core Values serve as the foundation for all we do-how we conduct our business, serve our customers, and treat members of our PSC family. Learn more at PSC Group - Core Values.Employee Benefits:--- Medical insurance options with the company paying a large portion of the premiums, including affordable dental and vision plans for employees and their families--- Company-paid life, short-term, and long-term disability insurance--- Matching 401(k) plan to help employees save money for retirement--- Vacation, sick leave, and holiday benefits (varies by work group)--- Incentives, discounts, and bonuses--- Industry-leading training and development programsJob Duties & Responsibilities:--- Serves as the Person-In-Charge of the barge, ensuring the safe transfer of products to and from vessels--- Travels to jobsite as instructed by dispatcher within the allowable time frame.--- Carries all equipment from vehicle to facility assuring that all equipment necessary to complete the transfer will be close at hand--- Meets with the facility Person-In-Charge (Dock Operator / Dock Worker) in order to discuss and coordinate chemical transfer expectations--- Wears all protective clothing and equipment, including respirator and fresh air equipment that may be required to transfer the product in a manner that insures maximum personal safety--- Inspects the barge prior to transfer in order to ensure that the vessel is mechanically sound, seaworthy and the transfer can be accomplished in a safe and uninterrupted manner--- Checks the Piping Diagram and inspects the Certificate of Inspection (COI) and Certificate of Financial Responsibility (COFR) in order to ensure that both are current--- Completes and signs the Declaration of Inspection (DOI)--- Connects cargo arm or hose and aligns the barge's valves to send and receive cargo--- Calls the dispatcher in order to inform him/her of any irregularities of the vessel, and/or facility prior to beginning the transfer--- Should any irregularities occur during transfer, the transfer must be stopped, and the dispatcher called immediately--- For discharge operations, check the engine and pump to ensure they are mechanically sound prior to beginning the transfer--- Continually monitors and adjusts cargo flow throughout the transfer operation--- Continually monitors and adjusts barge's mooring lines throughout the transfer operation--- Fills or empties the barge with product, as requested by customer or dispatcher--- Disconnects the cargo arm or hose and completes required paperwork once the transfer is complete--- Secures the barge's valves and openings and prepares the barge for sail--- Calls dispatch with job information prior to departing to job site--- Completes any other duties that may be assigned to complete the job.Job Qualifications:--- 18 years or older and legally able to work in the U.S.--- Pass a drug screen, physical, and background check--- Previous military experience and proven ability to follow procedures is a plus.To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The above job description does not reflect all essential job functions or physical requirements.This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company's rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.PSC Group, formerly known as Petroleum Service Corporation, is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: PSC Group, Houston , Tankerman (Shoreside / MMC Required), Other , Houston, Texas

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