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Work With Southern Devall

We Are Family

Working at Southern Devall is more than just a job. It’s about being part of a family-owned company where employees look out for each other, pull together as a team, and celebrate each success. Here, you are part of a growing industry leader that puts its employees first. We offer competitive pay and invest in the health, well-being, and safety of all our employees by providing a flexible benefits package that suits the changing needs of you and your family.

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Why Southern Devall

At Southern Devall, we’re building for the future and offer opportunities for our employees to do challenging work that makes a difference. We offer a wide range of career opportunities, including wheelmen, tankermen, engineers, deckhands, and a variety of shore based positions. To build the industry's most competent, knowledgeable, and accountable team, we hire high performers and invest in growing and learning together while recognizing and rewarding performance. As America’s premier marine logistics company, our size and geographic reach mean our employees have unparalleled opportunities to expand their careers.

Achieve Your True Potential

As a provider of integrated marine transportation solutions across the Gulf Intracoastal and U.S. inland waterways, we offer multiple pathways for career growth. We know that our success depends on our ability to develop talent and allow our workforce to continuously improve. From deckhand to tankerman, boat engineer to steersman, and beyond, our people take their careers into their own hands and define their pace of advancement. With more vessels in our portfolio, you have the opportunity to move up to larger, more powerful boats and a higher pay scale. No matter the position, we’ll help you achieve your career goals by providing continual job training, including cross-training opportunities.

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Benefits & Perks

In addition to the opportunity to work surrounded by the beauty of America's maritime landscape, we offer a comprehensive and competitive package that meets the health, financial and well-being needs of employees and their families, including:

  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401k with Company Contribution

Get Your Career Underway Today.

Take a look at our open positions to see where we can take you.

Let’s Work Together

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