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905 Pier Road Orange, TX, 77630, United States

Job Description

  • An Oiler oils and greases marine equipment such as diesel engines, pumps, shafts, and operates them and other machinery. Will work with the watch engineer on duty at all times. The Oiler will assist in making engine room repairs on water, oil, and slop oil tanks. May lift, carry, pull, or push miscellaneous equipment up to 75 lbs.
Job Functions 
  • Take equipment readings and gauging tanks under the watch engineer’s supervision.
  • Assist as need in the engine room.
  • Assist on the dredge as needed.


  • Commitment to work safely and follow all safety policies and procedures.
  • Complete a pre-employment physical examination and drug screen.
  • Transportation to and from jobsite.
  • Mechanical experience is preferred.
  • TWIC card is required.
  • Ability to work 84-hour work week. 21 days on, 14 days off, revised as necessary.

Additional Duties

  • This Job Description does not cover all the required duties, activities, functions, and responsibilities of the position, any of which may change at any time according to the sole and absolute discretion of Muddy Water Dredging, with or without notice.

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Muddy Water Dredging is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, marital or civil union or domestic partner relationship, sexual orientation, gender identify or expression, pregnancy status, as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected be federal, state, local law or ordinance or regulation.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Founded in 2021, Muddy Water Dredging LP’s goal is to become the premier dredging company for operational performance, environmental quality, and safety. Our company provides diverse services from maintenance dredging to coastal marsh restoration. Excellent training, a magnificent work culture, and state-of-the-art equipment ensure that we provide market setting satisfaction while preserving the environment, economy, and community we work and live in.