Illinois Marine Towing Wheelhouse work on our fleet of Inland Towing Vessels. Extensive orientation and training is provided; all Pilots and Captains must possess a current U.S. Coast Guard license for Master (Pilot) of Towing Vessels that is required for the vessel, route and service.
Qualified candidates must be safety conscious and able to work in a physically demanding environment. Pilots and Captains are required to work onboard for a multi-week hitch, with travel reimbursement provided. The work schedule consists of 21/21 or 14/7. All applicants must have favorable work references and must pass a pre-employment physical examination and drug screen.
Primary Job Duties
Physical requirements include climbing ladders and stairs, and repetitive bending, stooping and twisting.
Illinois Marine Towing is a wholly owned subsidiary within Canal Barge Corporation, so you’ll experience the small company atmosphere with the benefits of a larger corporation. Our compensation package includes, outside of the competitive wage, full insurance benefits (medical, dental, vision & life, disability), 401(k) with company match, Travel Assistance, Safety Incentive Program. Please visit us at www.canalbarge.com or www.imtowing.com for more information about our company.
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