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Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. Norfolk, VA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description


Diver/Tender is an entry-level diver, required to perform maintenance on diving and diving support equipment as they develop the skills required by all divers. This position is expected to work 8 hours in our facility and 12 + hours when deployed or on remote job sites. Worldwide travel may be required on an emergency call out basis. Diver/Tenders report to the Diving or Shop Supervisor.

CLASSIFICATION: Non-Exempt (hourly)


  • Accomplish all tasks assigned. Immediately inform the supervisor if they do not feel they are qualified by training or experience to perform the assigned task.
  • Read, understand, and comply with all of Phoenix policies and with applicable government regulations as they relate to their qualifications or performance.
  • Operate, monitor, and maintain all shop equipment as directed by the Diving or Shop Supervisor.
  • Operate, monitor and maintain all deck equipment (generators, compressors, pumps, etc.) as directed by the Diving Supervisor.
  • Report to the Diving Supervisor the status of all deck equipment provided for the diving operation.
  • Immediately report to the Diving Supervisor any defect or malfunction of any equipment provided for the diving operation.
  • Report to the Diving Supervisor any recent medical treatment or illness so that a proper determination can be made concerning fitness to dive.
  • Immediately report all symptoms or suspected symptoms as early and accurately as possible.
  • Follow safe diving practice at all times during the diving operation whether on deck or in the water. Bring to the attention of the Diving Supervisor any questionable items. Be alert for the safety of others.
  • Assist in the training of new personnel and other tenders.
  • Assist the divers to ensure that all diving equipment has been correctly maintained, prepared, and tested before and after each dive.
  • Maintain a diver's logbook, which details all dives, medical examinations, courses taken, and personal equipment maintenance.
  • Ensure medical certificates are up to date and recorded in their logbook.
  • Maintain current certification in First Aid and CPR.
  • Comply with established Phoenix QMS processes and procedures.
  • Complete administrative office duties as assigned.


  • Graduate of a professional or military diving school.
  • Possess current certification in First Aid and CPR.
  • Possess a current Passport and ADCI Card and possess or be able to obtain a TWIC Card.
  • Able to understand and comply with regulations or instructions concerning the use, maintenance, repair, and testing of all diving and shop equipment.
  • Able and willing to travel worldwide, on short notice for indefinite periods of time.
  • Significant physical effort required.
  • Significant exposure to physical risk.
  • Ability to obtain authorization to operate company vehicles.
  • Ability to work safely in the facility (8 hour shift, typical) and when deployed (12 hours shift, typical) on a daily basis.
  • Ability to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance.
  • Ability to pass annual diving physical.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen, physical, and background check, as required.

Phoenix International, Inc, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Phoenix International Holdings, Inc.


Norfolk, VA
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