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Deckhand

Commercial Fishing

Tarpon Spring, FL

$15.22 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+10
Web address to Apply:
www.employflorida.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
4
Job Duties:
Deckhand will haul traps, harvest seafood,clean boat, and any additional duties related to the boat. Deckhand will load traps and bait into the vessel; tie market float to the line, attach the line to trap; fasten bait inside trap, and lower trap into the water using a hydraulic winch, once loading trap onboard the vessel, deckhand #1 slides from the trap and places it on a conveyor to deckhand #2 who pressure-washes trap using a water hose and removes traps lid. Deckhand #3 takes out only legal-size crab from the trap and places it on a live well or container and breaks off only legal-size claws from the crab. Deckhands will repair it on the spot in a manner that does not slow the overall fishing operation. If major repairs are needed, deckhands will set the trap/pot aside and bring it to the dock to be repaired. Deckhands will also secure and remove the vessel's docking lines to and from docks and other vessels, deckhands will load traps on vessels and unload them onto the dock by hand or using hoisting equipment. The deckhand will wash the deck, traps, and conveyors using water hoses and assist the captain as required. Working conditions may include excessive heat and/or cold, rainy days and cold weather on deck, confined spaces, sleep deprivation, and fatigue. Must be able to repeatedly lift, slide and/or stack traps/pots weighing from 30 to 75 pounds up to two (2) meters high. Deckhands will convene very early in the morning to be taken to predetermined fishing grounds where traps/pots were dropped at the beginning of the season. N
Job Classification:
45-3011.00 - Fishers and Related Fishing Workers

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
1
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Commercial Fishing
Company Name:
Lockhard´s Seafood Inc
Location:
Tarpon Spring, FL 34689
Telephone Number:
+12393848711

Worksite

Address:
589 Island Dr, Tarpon Spring, FL 34689

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-400-22160-260485
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
7/5/2022

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