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Boat Pilot - Belpre

Belpre, OH, US, 45714

The Shelly Company


Job ID:  273260


The Shelly Company, a CRH company, is a vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mix concrete and paving services throughout the state of Ohio. Our commitment to quality drives us to use the most modern, efficient and environmentally friendly technology in our industry. The Shelly Company is known throughout the industry for innovation, quality and for our commitment to safety.




          The boat pilot is required to hold a U.S. Coast Guard license with all radar and radio license endorsements. The boat pilot will be responsible for operating a tow boat to position and move barges along the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers, as well as other miscellaneous work that needs to be performed.  The boat pilot will also be responsible for supervising the deckhands that are working with him during the operation of the tow boat.

          The boat pilot will be responsible for the completion of the necessary paperwork that is required as well as communicating any maintenance that needs completed to SMI Marine Transportation, L.P. management. This person will also be expected to follow all safety regulations set forth by SMI Marine Transportation, L.P. They will also be responsible for maintaining a clean work environment. This includes the tow boat and all other related equipment.


Reporting Relationships


The boat pilot will be responsible for keeping and turning in the required paperwork to SMI Marine Transportation, L.P. management. Examples of some of the documentation are listed below.

  • Towing Logs
  • Safety Sheets (TRACK)
  • Equipment Hours (weekly)
  • Maintenance needs

          All information listed above is to be turned in daily unless other wise noted above.


Working Conditions:


The boat pilot will be working in varying weather conditions, in dust and noisy areas. Substantial walking, bending, stooping, lifting or working in awkward or strained positions. Some hazard involved due to working in and around machinery. Boat pilot will be asked to work overtime as well as some weekends.




What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


The Shelly Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  May 14, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Athens