Gear Foreman

Duties of Job:

  • Supervise approximately 5 employees
  • Ensure gear is overhauled, maintain full mags
  • Monitor bait temperature and consistency in both storage cooler and thaw racks.
  • Inventory gear, which includes hooks and gangions, WD40, fids, ect.
  • Familiarize yourself with the hauler and combi and be able to change knives and shives in them quickly and properly.
  • Ensure crew rotations for breaks and meals don’t slow down hauling.
  • Assist on deck anytime hauling stops (i.e. cutting out snarls, freeing hang ups in tube, setting back mid buoys, ect.)