Marine Line Handler
Location: Palm Harbor
Posted on: May 4, 2021
Marine --Line Handlers are responsible for the shore side making
fast and letting go mooring lines which are used to secure vessels
to their respective berths. This is a heavy physical labor job
which requires teamwork to minimize the physical aspect of hauling
mooring lines. Job duties include handling mooring lines and
assisting with the ship's gangway. Other duties may include
handling any ship stores, removing ship waste (trash), maintaining
a clean and safe work site and other tasks or projects as assigned.
The job usually entails 24/7 work hours depending on vessel arrival
and departure which can be anytime day or night, weekday or weekend
including any and all holidays.
Note -----" Pay Rate for this Job is $15/Hour
- Line Handler require skills typical of both a physical laborer
and a detail-oriented manager. They must be cognizant of the
handling of lines as well as safety procedures. Line Handlers will
generally work in teams of 2 or 3 people and must be able to
cooperate and communicate effectively. Some more specific skills
- Familiarity of Handling Different Types of Lines -----"
Understand the complexity and associated risks in handling
synthetic, HMPE and wire rope lines.
- Being aware of mooring line -------snap back' areas and areas
where hands, feet and bodies should stay away from.
- Teamwork and Communication -----" It may take a team of workers
to effectively moor/unmoor a vessel. As such, good communication
and cooperation between workers is essential. Good communication
with ship crew can help to ensure a smooth transition as
- Strength and Endurance -----" The job of a Line Handler still
relies on physical strength to a large extent. Line Handlers will
also be required to work in all weather, and should have a strong
tolerance for the elements.
- Must be able to lift 100 lbs.
- Must have reliable transportation to/from job muster
- Must be able to qualify for a TWIC card and Tampa Port
- Must be able to pass background check
- Must have steel toe safety shoes
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