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Oyster Boat Deckhands

Dirty Boats Texas, LLC

Texas City, TX

$17.40 per hour


Recruitment Information

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Job Description

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Job Duties:
Attach apparatus devices to cable, boom & hoist. Load/unload equipment & supplies. Fish/dredge oysters (attach nets & lines, haul in catch), sort, clean catch, culling oysters, transplant oysters, store and unload oysters. Wash deck, equipment, cooler and cabin. Sort, clean and return undesirables and illegal size oysters to bay. Place PVC pipe and/or oyster markers in private oyster leases. Transplant oysters, shells and rocks. Secure and remove vessels docking lines to and from dock and other vessels. Shipyard work includes cleaning the vessel, grinding, painting, lubricating, adjusting and making minor repairs to engine and equipment. Perform maintenance, repair work and handyman activities on the oyster boats, docks and shipyards. Perform any combination of the following duties aboard the fishing vessel: stands lookout, steering & engine room watches. Load/unload oyster sacks from the vessel to the dock cooler and/or freight trucks. The deckhands must be knowledgeable and comply with all U.S. Coast Guard safety procedures and all Texas Parks and Wildlife laws. Work is supervised. 1 day(s) on the job training provided.
Job Classification:
45-3031.00 - Fishing and Hunting 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:
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Special Requirements:
Lift/carry up to 100 pounds. Employer paid drug test is Upon Suspicion (Post Employment). 3 months oyster boat deckhand experience required. No infectious diseases; seafood allergies may be fatal.
Number of Hours Per Week:
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
6:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Dirty Boats Texas, LLC
Montegut, TX 70377
Telephone Number:


4020 22nd St. N., Texas City, TX 77590

Job Order Details

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Character limit: overtime is not guaranteed but if worked rate is paid at time and a half ($26.10) per hour above 40...
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