VANE BROTHERS’ EXCLUSIVE
MARINER HIRING EVENTS
For All Licensed & Certificated Positions
CAPTAINS – MATES – APPRENTICE MATES – ENGINEERS – BARGE CAPTAINS – TANKERMEN


Receive a generous SIGN-ON BONUS and qualify for annual “legacy” bonuses 
that grow larger the longer you remain with the company.

VIRTUAL INTERVIEWS
APRIL 16 & APRIL 23, 2024
Every half hour from 9am-4pm

This streamlined hiring process gets you started more quickly on a REWARDING VANE BROTHERS CAREER!

Candidates MUST submit a completed application for review by Vane Brothers' General Manager. You will be contacted if an interview can be arranged.

The DEADLINE TO APPLY and be considered for a Virtual Interview time is APRIL 11. To apply, please follow this link, click on VANE BROTHERS JOB LIST, and select the appropriate Job Title*.

APPLY HERE

ON THE VANE BROTHERS JOB LIST:
*Current Tugboat Captains – Please select the MATE EVAL job listing
*Current Barge Captains – Please select the TANKERMAN job listing

All newly hired fleet crew must go through an evaluation or training period. The length of the program varies and is based upon qualifications, experience, and supervisor approval.

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS
ALL FLEET CREW POSITIONS require a Merchant Mariner’s Credential (MMC), Transportation Worker ID Card (TWIC), and medical certificate.

Also required for each specific position:

CAPTAIN & MATE [Mate Eval]
-U.S. Coast Guard 200, 500 or 1600 Ton License (either Near Coastal or Oceans, depending on the area of operation)
-Master or Mate of Towing with STCW endorsement
-A Captain or Mate is considered trained for the occupation with between 2 years and 10 years of experience.

MATE TRAINEE
-USCG 200, 500, or 1600 Ton License (either Near Coastal or Oceans, depending on the area of operation)
-Master or Mate of Towing with STCW endorsement

-Prior experience preferred.

APPRENTICE MATE (Steersman)
-USCG 200, 500, or 1600 Ton License (either Near Coastal or Oceans, depending on the area of operation)

ENGINEER
-Designated Duty Engineer (DDE) unlimited; Assistant Engineer-1st, 2nd or 3rd; or Chief Engineer unlimited license, with STCW endorsement
-Horsepower (HP) Horsepower license of 1,000-4,000 or greater
-An Engineer is considered trained for the occupation with between 4 years and 10 years of experience; includes vocational education, apprenticeship, and on-the-job.

BARGE CAPTAIN & TANKERMAN
-Person-in-Charge (PIC) Tank - Dangerous Liquids  (DL) endorsement.
-Bunkering experience preferred.
-A Tankerman is considered trained for the occupation with between 6 months and 12 months of experience; includes vocational education, apprenticeship, and on-the-job.