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Shipside Checker

Location: St Thomas Usv

Company: Tropical Shipping

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Caribbean

Job Category: Operations

Publish Date: May 3, 2019

Company Description: Tropical has been rated as "best place to work" in the shipping industry for 10 years in a row. Employees enjoy our team spirit & work ethic and many have been with us for as long as 30 years. From those in the office to the team loading docks and conducting ship work, Tropical employees across the US, Canada, Bahamas and Caribbean reflect both the local communities we serve and the people with whom we do business. We see diversity and inclusiveness as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, and competitive advantage. We hire great people and our teams feel a lot like family. Together we do outstanding work and we enjoy a fun healthy work life balance.

Responsibilities:

Insert and remove pins in containers, provide clear signals to Master Stevedore to assist with loading and discharging the vessels. Check and record containers and equipment being loaded or discharged from vessels.

 

 

 

Requirements:

EDUCATION:

High School Diploma or equivalent

EXPERIENCE:

One year experience in related field required including experience in fork-lift operations and fork-lift certification.

LICENSE:

Valid Local Driver’s License, Class A or ability to obtain within 30 days. Certified to operate a forklift.

TRAVEL:

N/A

PHYSICAL:

Operations - Manual dexterity to perform repetitive motion tasks on computer or handheld. Ability to frequently twist, bend, reach, squat, kneel, climb on equipment, push/pull 50 pounds, crawl, lift and carry at least 80 pounds on a daily basis. Able to withstand constant exposure to extreme weather conditions.

LANGUAGE:

English