Skills: Ships Deckhand / Deck Crew
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US




The Deck or Barge Leadermen responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • The Leaderman will have overall responsibility to direct the activities of workers engaged in operation equipment to lift, move, and place materials, and erect structures.
  • Prepare locations where structures are to be placed.
  • Direct load-outs of completed structures.
  • Establish or adjust work procedures.
  • Study production schedule and estimate requirements for assignments.
  • Requisition materials and supplies for the department as required.
  • Specify and approve rigging for heavy lifts.
  • Directs activities of riggers, operators, and tug boats to ensure that anchors are placed in designated positions, using radios.
  • Coordinates the activity of the control tower operator and the welding department to move the barge when working.
  • Sets up machinery and equipment used in anchor handling, analyzes and resolves work problems
  • Confers with deck supervisors to coordinate activities of departments, assists workers engaged in making repairs to vessel.






  • Minimum 5 years' experience in the offshore construction industry
  • Knowledge and experience in Marine and Subsea operations with at least 2 years' experience in a similar role
  • High school graduate
  • Recognized training in Rigging, Lifting & Slinging and Wire Rope Inspection
  • Valid Offshore Medical
  • BOSIET Training or Equivalent (OPITO approved)
  • Fluent both in spoken and written English