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Posted on: January 29, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Marquette Transportation Company Hosting Job Fair Today

BATON ROUGE, LA — Wednesday, January 29, 2020 — EmployBR is partnering with Marquette Transportation Company (MTC) to host a job fair event for the Baton Rouge metropolitan area. MTC is a marine transportation company that transports a variety of merchandise via barges, inland/offline vessels, and offshore tugboats through rivers, gulf inland and offshore. MTC is hiring to fill deckhand positions. Candidates must: be 18 years or older; have a valid driver’s license; be able to pass 10-panel drug test along with a 7-year background check; meet all physical qualifications per MTC guidelines; be able to attain a TWIC card; and be able to speak, read, and write in English (USCG regulations). Applicants will work a 14 days on, 7 days off rotation and are required to work 12-hour shifts. Candidates work nights one week; days the next week; and one week off. Deckhands earn $155 dollars per day.

The job fair will be held on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 with sessions at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at EmployBR’s north Baton Rouge location on 4523 Plank Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70805. All candidates are asked to be present will multiple copies of their resume, along with other required documentation, and dress appropriately in business casual or professional attire for the event. Interested candidates seeking more information about the job fair or job positions can contact (225) 358-4579 or visit our office at 4523 Plank Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70805.

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