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Employment as a Longshoreman

SEEKING PART TIME WORK?
How about working in the maritime industry
loading and unloading cargo aboard vessels?

Starting salary for new employees
$17 – $20 per hour
depending on the cargo.

Bring your Social Security Card, a TWIC Card (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) which is issued by the TSA (Transportation Security Administration) and a Valid Driver’s License to one of the two hiring centers:
Philadelphia:
3001 South Front Street
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Opens: 5:30 AM

Delaware:
200 S. Claymont Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
Opens: 5:30 AM

 PLAN TO WORK!!  

To hear “next day” anticipated work orders for each location simply call the below numbers after 4:00 PM:

    (215) 462 -8552 Philadelphia/ New Jersey
    (302) 652-5263 Wilmington, Delaware 

TIP:  If you hear there is a car ship working, chances are good you could get hired but there are no guarantees.   

COME READY TO WORK!!
Work is primarily outdoors and requires proper clothing and work boots.