Captain - Harbor (Remote)
Campbell Transportation Company Inc.
Captain Job, Remote or Wheeling, WV
Campbell Transportation Captains are responsible for the safety of vessel employees, the vessel, cargo, and the environment. The primary responsibility is to navigate the vessel safely at all times, in all weather conditions, while navigating the inland waterways.
Ensure that work completed during watch is done in accordance with Company policies and practices including Safety policies, Environmental policies as well as USCG regulations.
Completion and submission of required vessel paperwork (safety, security, drills, etc.)
Carry out all duties assigned under the Vessel Security Plan as the designated vessel security officer.
Ensure that each crew member knows the cargo of each barge in tow and has an understanding of any hazards associated with said cargo.
Responsible for crew management, performance evaluation, general supervisory duties and management of the vessel’s budget, including fuel and supplies.
Complete required log entries using company computer systems.
Accurate completion and submission of vessel payroll logs using company computer systems.
Maintain radio watch as required.
Comply with all established vessel management policies and procedures.
Constant communication of instructions and/or information to crew members, land-based personnel, USCG or lock personnel.
Ensuring that all fleeting areas are maintained in accordance with Company operations guidelines for each fleet.
Minimum Educational and Job Qualifications:
Must meet USCG physical examination requirements.
Must be able to work a12-hourr watch (harbor)
Must have experience pushing barges (tows of 6 or more preferred).
Must possess and maintain the following:
USCG licensing (License, medical certification –if applicable)
Master of Towing Vessels upon Western Rivers license
Preferred Educational and Job Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED
Prior experience in a similar position within the marine transportation industry
Prior experience safety-sensitivesitive position
Must be able to safely perform the following:
Traverse vessel, barges, and tows a minimum of two (2) miles per day.
Transport 60 to 100 pounds and move 1000 feet.
Ascend/ descend a 90-degree ladder up to 40 feet.
Position self to move th18-inch8 inch diameter hatch.
Move (2) feet horizontally and vertically.
Vision must meet USCG regulation
Ability to work a 12 hour shift
Note that nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time, and the list of job tasks is not all-inclusive. Other duties may be assigned by management as needed.
Campbell Transportation Company, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.