UIC, Bowhead Transport seeks a year round, (Land Based) Port Captain to oversee the safe operation of vessels operating in the waters of Washington, Canada and Alaska managing multiple vessel crews, voyage plans and operations. Port Captain will be responsible for coordinating vessel activity according to Bowhead Transport Management’s direction. Port Captain will be responsible for maintaining a safe work environment on all Bowhead Transport vessels and will be required to renew vessel licenses and schedule / oversee timely USCG, ABS and other inspections annually according to marine regulations.
About Bowhead Transport and the UIC Corporation:
UIC is one of Alaska’s largest companies with 4,000 employees and fifty-four subsidiaries, UIC is proud of our expanding operations which currently span over twenty-five different industries and business lines throughout most of the United States and in many foreign countries. UIC and its subsidiaries are committed to and strive for safety, quality, business ethics, and shareholder values. Bowhead Transport is the Northwest marine division of the UIC organization. We have a diverse fleet of vessels that provide our customers with comprehensive marine solutions in challenging environments throughout Alaska.
Headquartered in Anchorage, AK, Bowhead Transport Company offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short/long-term disability, and 401(k) retirement plans as well as paid time off programs for eligible full-time employees.
Port Captain Essential Functions Include:
Licenses, Credentials, Requirements and Experience:
Physical Demands: The work environment varies and includes, but is not limited to: dock, port, bay, beaches, waterways, office space, equipment rooms, warehouse space, construction zones, and outdoor environments. Work hours may fluctuate outside of normal duty hours. While performing the duties of this job, the individual is: