• Safe working environments
  • Competitive pay with health, dental, vision and life insurance, and 401K
  • A versatile skilled profession that doesn't require a college degree.
  • The opportunity for a stable, well-paid career with unlimited potential to move up in a dynamic industry that stresses a safe, productive, and drug-free environment.

In order to best serve the needs of our customers, we are committed to attracting and retaining the best employees. Shore-based employees are a top priority and this commitment has rewarded us with a team of personnel who are highly competent, dedicated to customer service and exceedingly conscientious about safety and environmental issues. Though previous experience in the marine industry is not a requirement; dynamic, talented individuals who want to grow and prosper with our business are. Click on this page to view our list of shore side occupations, as well as a general description. We look forward to receiving your application or resume.


The barge and towing industry is a 24-hour-a-day, 7-day-a-week business. When on the job, the crew-members of a towboat work, eat and sleep on board their vessel for several days or even weeks at a time. The work can be hard and challenging, but it's also rewarding.

If you're ambitious and hardworking, a job on board a towboat offers outstanding opportunities for advancement in the maritime industry.

If you are a newcomer to the industry, you will begin as a deckhand where you can take advantage of our training programs. Settoon Towing, LLC will provide the necessary training for you to become a licensed tankerman, which will start to increase your earning capacity. When qualifications are met, you can further your training to become a licensed mariner in as little as 40 months. Tuition assistance programs are available to help you advance in your new career!

  • A valid TWIC card (Transportation Worker Identification Card) is required for vessel applicants
  • A valid drivers license is required for all applicants
  • You can also download our Benefits document



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