Job Posting

Wharfman/woman - marine cargo handling (General Labourer)

Saint John (NB)


Hourly: min. $15 for 20.0 hours per week

Job Number:


Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible


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Terms of Employment:

Casual   Part-Time

Number of positions:


Employment Conditions

On Call,Shift,Weekend,Day,Night,Evening

Employer Details


D.M.K. Marine Services Ltd.

Job requirements




Completion of high school; Some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training


Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Not applicable



No experience


Work Setting

Marine cargo handling company


Vehicle and Equipment Experience

Hoists and winches; Industrial trucks, fork lifts; Light trucks


Type of Cargo Experience

Crated items


Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)


Specific Skills

Transfer cargo around dock within range of cranes and hoists; Load and unload vessels; Lash and shore cargo aboard vessels; Rig cargo; Clean holds of vessels


Security and Safety

Bondable; Basic security clearance; Criminal record check; Driver's validity license check


Own Tools/Equipment



Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Work under pressure; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Combination of sitting, standing, walking


Work Site Environment

Non-smoking; Outdoors; Noisy


Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence; Own transportation


Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Critical thinking; Significant use of memory; Continuous learning


How to Apply

By phone: from 9:00 to 17:00:


By fax:


Date Posted:


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