Skip to Main Content
Skip to Navigation

Employment Opportunities

Marine Helper

Appointment Type: Seasonal

Pay: $11.75/hr

Travel Percentage: 100%

Schedule: 40 hrs/week, 7am-3pm (Hours may vary depending on location), Variable Workweek, Mandatory Overtime

Location: All counties in all divisions (Albany, Buffalo, New York, Syracuse)

Minimum Qualifications:  
Must be at least 18 years of age and physically capable of performing the duties assigned to the position. Candidates must possess a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in NYS at the time of appointment and continuously thereafter. Appointees will be required to undergo mandatory pre-employment and random drug testing. Appointees will also require a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in NYS at the time of appointment and continuously thereafter.
Would have to have the pre-employment USCG drug test and then be in the random testing pool. Would need to possess a vehicle to drive themselves to the location of the boat.

Duties:  
Under direct supervision, does manual labor in connection with the maintenance of canal channels working either on vessels or on shore; cleans decks, cabins, lavatories, pumps and other machinery; prepares surfaces and paints, changes engine and motor oil and fuel filters; lubricates engines, motors, gears and other machinery; secures scows and vessels with ropes and cables.

Contact: 
Linda Doody
phone: 518.449.6023


Download Employment Application/Personal Information Record PDF 

This application must be printed and mailed. Data will not transfer if this form is attached to an e-mail.