Florida Marine Transporters Company Profile

This week VesselJobs.com shines the Spotlight of Opportunity on Florida Marine Transporters. Here’s what you need to know:

About this Marine Transportation Company

Founded by Mr. Dennis Pasentine, Florida Marine Transporters started with Mr. Pasentine’s vision to achieve excellence in the maritime transportation industry. Since then, the company has developed into one of the nation’s largest inland marine companies, serving customers with one of the youngest tank barge and tugboat fleets in the industry. Florida Marine ships cargoes such as chemicals, crude oil, LPG, petrochemicals, dry cargo and agricultural liquids. The company prides itself on operating in a safe, efficient and environmentally sound manner.

Florida Marine’s core values are efficiency, safety, environment, training, respect, technical leadership and quality. The company also fosters a family atmosphere and is committed to giving back to the North Shore community and beyond. Florida Marine makes contributions through sponsorship, giving and engagement, positively influencing the lives of many – both locally and nationwide.


Florida Marine provides customers with unmatched operational efficiency and barging capability based on the diversity in its towboat and barge capabilities. The company also is continually improving and strengthening its fleet by researching, designing and building new, superior equipment. The company’s goal is to meet new and anticipated regulations for towboat inspection, and they incorporate the latest in technological improvements into all of their new builds.

On and Offshore Vessel Jobs

Vessel Jobs are available at this company. Florida Marine is currently hiring for a variety of positions on their tugboats. The company offers:

  • A family atmosphere
  • Ongoing career training/development
  • Wage growth capability – With a promotion schedule supporting potential wage growth up to 46% in as little as two years
  • Health insurance and 401K

Current career opportunities include:

  • Deckhand/Deckmate
  • Tankerman
  • Engineer
  • Wheelman

To apply for any of the available positions, you must complete the full online application, located at this link. Go to the company’s “About” page for more information and further instructions.

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