Company: Puglisevich
Skills: A B Seaman
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Able Bodied (AB) Seaperson



LOCATION: Offshore Newfoundland

TYPE OF RIG: Semi-Submersible


START DATE:  December 12th 2018




Basic Function: Carry out cargo handling duties, general cleaning, maintenance, and other manual labor as assigned/directed.  Prepare and paint all interior and exterior surfaces and equipment and directed by supervisor.  Assist Mates with carrying out preventative maintenance and inspections on marine department related equipment.  Carry out maintenance and inspections on equipment related to Firefighting, Lifesaving, Safety, and Watertight integrity.



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent. Work experience and demonstrated ability of oral and written communications may be substituted in lieu of formal education
  • Canadian Able Seafarer Ticket
  • Canadian Bridge Watchman Rating
  • 2+ years experience as an Able Seaman
  • STCW 95 II/4 (on self-propelled vessels)
  • Valid medical examination and vaccination certificates
  • Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background/Pre Employment Screening Checks.
  • Must have:
    • Basic Survival Training
    • H2S Alive
    • First Aid
    • WHMIS 2015
    • Fall Protection
    • Confined Space Entry
    • CAPP Medical & Marine Medical
    • Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue boats other than Fast Rescue Boat




  • Maintain and keep lifesaving, firefighting, pollution prevention and other safety systems in operational condition
  • Operated and maintain survival craft, rescue boats and their launching appliances
  • Assist with helicopter operations by unloading and refueling helicopters or standing by on the fire team
  • Stand lookout or helmsman watch as required while vessel in underway
  • Assist with transferring productions to/from supply vessels as needed
  • Manually lift, carry, and move equipment, tools, and materials from place to place as required.  Ensure to use correct body position and safe lifting procedures
  • Remove waste, debris and accumulated trash from decks, stairs, compartments and other areas of the rig and dispose of properly
  • Sweep and wash decks, bulkheads, and structures using brooms, mops, rags, brushes, and high-pressure water hoses
  • Clean up spills and accumulated waster and take all necessary actions to prevent tripping and slipping hazards
  • Keep hand tools in good condition, properly maintained, and stored with not in use.  Keep lines, hoses, slings, etc. coiled and other materials properly stored
  • Assist in the care and maintenance of the rig's machinery and equipment using proper tools and following safety rules and procedures
  • Operate air hoists, hydraulic hoists, chain hoist, and other cargo handling gear to pick up and move heavy equipment
  • Assist in assembling, dismantling, and maintaining of deck machinery, pumps, and other mechanical equipment
  • Assist in slipping and cutting of wire lines, inspection and maintenance of wire and fiber lines, slings, and other lifting equipment
  • Assist in erecting scaffolding and staging as required
  • Prepare and clean deck surfaces, superstructures, bulkheads, etc. prior to priming and painting
  • Paint prepared surfaces as directed; i.e. apply coats of primer, paint, and varnish with rollers and spray guns in accordance with painting specifications
  • Assist as directed during rig moves and anchor handling operations
  • Assist in workboat mooring activities



  • Incorporate the THINK planning process into all tasks, whether working alone or as part of a team
  • Participate in START Process
  • Call a Time Out for Safety (TOFS) whenever an unplanned hazard or a change in the expected results in observed
  • Carry out assigned duties in a safe manner according to Company policies and procedures
  • Actively participate in weekly safety meetings, pre tour and pre task meetings as required
  • Maintain a safe area for tasks assigned.  Stow all tools and equipment at the end of each tour so as to avoid safety hazards for other operations
  • Participate in emergency drills, respond to emergency situations, and operate emergency equipment per duties designated y the Station Bill
  • Report any incident, potential hazards or abnormal situation to supervisor



  • Meet the training requirements according to the applicable training matrix
  • Participate fully in the annual performance appraisal process


It is the objective of Puglisevich to ensure employment equity within the workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities having the capability, qualifications and experience to make application for this position. Qualified residents of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador will be given first consideration in the staffing of these positions.


We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Please send along resumes to for consideration.