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AB Seaman

Ensco plc.
Updated: Dec 16 2014
Desired Expertise: A B Seaman
Experience: 2+ years
Minimum Education: High School/Secondary
Location: US
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Work Authorization: North America
Job Description:

    • Reports to: Chief Mate
    • In-direct Reports: Deck Foreman


    • Work as a deck hand performing daily maintenance activities, including painting and housekeeping.
    • Maintain Bridge duties as required under the supervision of the Officer on Watch.
    • Assist the Chief Mate to implement the established planned preventative maintenance and repair procedures for the vessel's hull, superstructure, and all associated equipment.
    • Assist the Chief Mate in ensuring that all safety equipment is in its proper place and maintained in accordance with the vessel's Safety Management System.
    • Use and maintain the correct personal protective equipment.
    • Maintain the good housekeeping of the vessel as directed by the Chief Mate.
    • Assist with the loading and unloading operations and transfer of personnel, stores and equipment.
    • Assist with mooring and unmooring operations.
    • Assist the Chief Mate with ensuring that all the load bearing equipment and pressure vessels are maintained and inspected.
    • Assist the HLO in all Flight Deck operations and assist with ensuring that all fellow crewmembers involved in helicopter/ship operations are trained in standards, procedures and equipment necessary to maintain the safety of the ship, its crew and the helicopter aircrew.
    • Has a good working knowledge and understanding in the use, mixing and application of all paints and solvents on board.
    • Assist in all operations connected with the launching and recovery of lifeboats and life rafts.
    • Assist with all rigging operations in the Deck department
    • Assists with the rigging and scaffolding activities in support of deck and hull maintenance work.
    • Ensures reliable operation of marine equipment, including navigation lights, anchor windlass, winches, and other equipment important to maintaining seaworthy conditions onboard the rig.
    • Assists with anchor-handling and mooring operations on deck; including bringing vessels alongside.
    • Provides carpentry support wherever required on the rig.


    • Certificate for the construction and inspection of scaffolding
    • Hazardous Materials training
    • STCW 95
    • Merchant Mariners AB Unlimited certified

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