Centerline Logistics Corporation

Port Mechanic I

Job Location US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 9 months ago(1/3/2023 7:45 PM)
Seattle, WA
Regular Full-Time
FLSA Status
USD $24.00/Hr.
USD $32.00/Hr.


Perform routine maintenance requirements on a fleet of tugs and barges as directed by the Senior Port Mechanic.


  • Perform routine inspections and maintenance requirements on fleet of tugs and barges as directed.
  • Perform repair and maintenance work on vessels as required.
  • Perform mechanical skills including but not limited to mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair.
  • Follow maintenance procedures according to manufacturer’s technical manuals.
  • Enter certified safe for entry tanks as assignments require.
  • Assist department with painting project.
  • Firewatch as necessary during welding project.
  • Assist in general housekeeping duties of warehouse and dock.


  • 1-3 years mechanical experience or degree from diesel mechanic school.
  • Ability to repair marine equipment on site under adverse conditions at all hours.
  • Marine engine and reduction gear experience preferred.
  • Experience in maintaining tugs and barges a plus.
  • Marine electrical experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of basic and specialty tools.
  • Lift truck experience preferred.
  • Ability to understand and execute complex oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to get along with office, shop, and vessel employees.
  • Must be physically fit enough to board barges and tugs in port in all weather conditions.
  • HAZWOPER (including Incident Command System) training within 90 days of being hired.
  • Must obtain TWIC within 60 days of hire.
  • First Aid and CPR training.
  • Valid state driver's license required with clean driving record.

Job Condition and Environment

  • Exposure to all weather conditions
  • Ability to adapt to a variety of schedules and hours.
  • Required to work aboard boats and barges.

Expected Hours of Work

  • Normal office hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • May be required to work weekends, holidays, and nights occasionally.
  • Willing to take call outs.

Company Overview

Centerline Logistics is a leading provider of marine transportation services in the United States. Centerline Logistics operates on the United States West Coast (including Alaska and Hawaii), New York Harbor, the U.S. Gulf Coast and the Mississippi River System. Services provided include the transportation and storage of petroleum products, tanker escort, ship assist, the transportation of general cargo and rescue towing. Centerline Logistics is the parent company of eight businesses specializing in marine services and a bulk liquids terminal business. Centerline Logistics provides accounting, administrative, human resources, safety and environmental services, as well as operational oversight to the subsidiary companies.


The Company offers Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D options to our employees and their eligible dependents after meeting Company requirements. 401(k) options, Disability Insurance, sick Pay, vacation pay, 10 paid holidays per calendar year (subject to work schedule) and Healthcare and/or Dependent Care FSAs are also available to our employees after meeting Company requirements. All benefits information may be subject to change based on any current or updated benefit plan year changes and/or Collective Bargaining Agreements


We are an Equal Employment Opportunity and Drug Free Work place. Pre-employment drug testing is required.


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