Job Responsibilities

Routine Duties

  • Performs manual tasks in the Engine Departments at the discretion of the Master and Chief Engineer.
  • Wipes up excess oils and greases and otherwise cleans machinery, bilges, grating, decks, bulkheads and vessel’s hull.
  • Cleans, chips, scales, washes paint, paints, polishes and performs other maintenance work as directed by the ship’s officers.
  • Performs general housekeeping work in crew’s quarters, washrooms, lavatories, passageways, and storage areas.
  • Assists in the loading, unloading, stowing and inventory of stores, materials and equipments.


  • Active and positive participant in monthly safety meeting.
  • Points out unsafe acts or conditions to everyone on board.
  • Stops work if unsafe conditions or practices are uncovered.
  • Able to participate in an Emergency Response team.

Teamwork/Working With Others

  • Effective in relating to others
  • Willing to assist others.
  • Works well under pressure.
  • Maintains an appropriate demeanor and appearance.
  • Current USCG Merchant Mariner Credentials
  • VPDSD endorsement
  • Valid USCG/STCW Medical Certificate
  • Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)
  • Basic Safety Training Certificates
  • Valid Passport

Relocation Options:

Relocation will not be considered.

Job location

San Ramon, CA ,USA