LTE Lake Management Dredge Deckhand

Dane County Land & Water Resources Department

Definition and examples of duties: Communicate with dredge operator and boat operators to coordinate dredge movements. Renew anchor and buoy lines. Secure mooring lines to vessels. Assist in monitoring the condition of wire cables, winches, pulleys, blocks, pipeline and mooring fixtures. Couple and align sections of dredge pipelines to assure efficient discharge. Set anchors to secure float lines. Assist in performing maintenance as needed. Assist with washing and maintaining boats and equipment in proper working order. Keep work areas clean and organized. Work as a team and fulfill other duties and tasks as assigned to assist dredge operations.

LTE Lead Lake Management Dredge Deckhand
Candidates with previous Dane County lake management work experience may be eligible for a lead position. Incumbents are responsible for coordinating with LTE Lake Management Dredge Deckhands and should have knowledge of Dane County dredge and boats.

Education, Experience & Special Requirements
Education, Training and Experience:
Must be eighteen (18) years of age or older.

Special Requirements:
Must possess a WI Department of Natural Resources Boater Safety Certificate prior to the first day of employment.

Physical and Environmental Work Requirements:
Must be able to lift heavy objects weighing up to 75 pounds without assistance, bend and climb.

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