John W. Stone Job Opportunity

Position: Able Bodied Seaman

Company: John W. Stone Oil Distributor

Location: Gretna, LA

Company Description: John W. Stone Oil Distributor, LLC is the local leader in dockside, mid-streaming, and offshore fueling along the Mississippi River, from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to Venice, Louisiana, and into the Gulf of Mexico.

Position: Able-Bodied Seaman (AB).

Worksite: Onboard an Offshore Supply Vessel (OSV).

Home Port: Located in Gretna, Louisiana.

Work Schedule: 21 days on / 21 days off.

Essential Job Duties

  • Perform a full range of general maintenance duties, including general cleaning, scrubbing, mopping, restocking supplies, clearing litter, chipping, scraping, and painting, changing oil and filters, etc.
  • Perform routine duties as directed by the Captain and Chief Engineer.
  • Line-handling and rigging.
  • Watch hose during transfers.

Minimum Qualifications

  • At Least 18 Years of Age.
  • Reliable Transportation to and from Work.
  • High School Diploma (or its equivalent).
  • Valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC).
  • Basic Computer Skills.
  • Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC) with an the following endorsements:
    • Able-Bodied (AB) Seaman (OSV, Special, Limited, or Unlimited).
    • Basic Training Endorsement (VI/1).
    • Security Awareness (VI-6).
    • Rating Forming Part of a Navigational Watch (RFPNW) (II-4).

Physical Requirements: All offers of employment are conditioned on passing a drug screen (a DOT test, and a non-DOT hair test) and a fit-for-duty physical examination. 

John W. Stone Oil Distributor, LLC is an EEO/AA Employer