National Response Corporation Marine Operator- Licensed/Non-Licensed On-Call in Neah Bay, Washington


NRC is a global leader in the provision of diversified environmental, industrial and emergency response solutions with a focus on providing highly responsive local service with the highest safety standards, innovative technology, modern efficient equipment and dedicated professional employees.


  • We have a solid reputation that sets the bar high in our industry

  • We’ve successfully developed a network of clients who value our services

  • Industry knowledge and wealth of operation experience which allows us to provide a broad range of environmental, industrial and emergency response solutions and products

  • An unyielding commitment to maintaining the highest operation and safety standards


Fundamental to everything we do is our commitment to valuing the talents of each individual and harnessing the combined strengths of our diverse work force. The people of NRC are committed to this partnership and are the cornerstone of our overall success. NRC provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k with company match, Paid Time Off and much more!

We are currently seeking an On-Call Marine Operator to join our growing team!

Position Overview:

Be responsible for the Safe and effective navigation and operation, of various types of response vessels in the support of planned and emergency response projects. Operate response vessels for deploying, retrieving and working with oil containment boom and various other pieces of equipment. Operate self-propelled oil skimmers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all safety and job related equipment is in good working order at all times.

  • Safely operate response vessels during deployment, towing, and anchoring of oil spill containment boom and other equipment.

  • Have working knowledge and understanding of all customers “Safe and Effective Threshold Determination Report” as provided to NRC by our customers.

  • Conduct ongoing training for Deckhands in seamanship skills including: “rules of the road”, and basic navigation techniques.

  • Maintain all vessel equipment in good working order and ensure that vessel is clean, well-stocked with supplies and spare parts at all times.

  • Completion of all job-specific, employee related NRC paperwork including Vessel Logs, and Daily Tailgate Safety Meeting Forms.

  • Assist in other types of spill clean-up activities as needed or available. These duties may be land or marine based for both planned and emergency response project work.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum of 1+ years in the maritime industry.

  • Proficiency in marine activities including navigation, close quarter maneuvering, anchoring, towing, pumping, and oil transfer.

  • Must demonstrate ability to operate a small boat for deploying, retrieving and working with oil containment boom, and ability to run oil skimmers.

  • Must have ability to conduct basic maintenance and troubleshoot small workboats and skimmers.

Successful completion of a pre-employment background and substance screening process including, but not limited to, employment verifications, criminal search and Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) search as well continued verifications throughout employment to ensure that all records meet company policy standards.NRC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in a drug free work environment to all employees and applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniform service member status, marital status, pregnancy, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, disability or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.

EOE‐Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities