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Tug Captain

Appointment Type:Non-Competitive

Negotiation Unit:CSEA

Hourly Salary:$19.76 – 27.94

Location:Waterford

Minimum Qualifications:  
Candidates must possess a valid Coast Guard Masters License with a valid US Coast Guard Master of Towing for inland waters on the NYS Canal waterway system with a minimum of 100 tons.

DUTIES:  
The New York State Canal Corporation has a full-time, permanent vacancy for a Tug Captain position in our Waterford location. The Captain supervises the operation and maintenance of a steam or diesel tug; moves and places derrick boats, dredges, and scows in connection with canal maintenance operations; may be assigned ice breaking duties; supervises a crew and is responsible for their food and lodging.
This a 40 hour per week position that pays between $19.76 and 27.94 per hour. The incumbent must be available to work weekends and there is mandatory overtime.

APPLICATION:  
Interested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications should send their resume to recruitment@canals.ny.gov by the application deadline of January 5, 2018. Please include the position title, Tug Captain, in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application.

Contact: 
recruitment@canals.ny.gov
phone: 518.449.6003


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