Kirby Inland Marine operates the largest fleet of inland tank barges and towing vessels in US. Kirby's service area spans the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, the Mississippi River System, the Illinois River, the Ohio River and numerous other waterways.
Petrochemicals, refined products, black oil products, and pressurized products are transported efficiently and safely from producers to intermediaries to end users. Kirby Inland Marine operates 887 active inland tank barges, 161 active towing vessels and five fleets and employs 1,530 mariners with over 1000 being on a boat at any given time.
Kirby training programs are unique in the industry. In an effort to curb an industry-wide employee shortage, Kirby instituted the Kirby (Mate) Pilot Program which walks its own Tankermen through the process of attaining his or her Master's License in the shortest amount of time. Also, Kirby began to incorporate graduates of maritime academies in its Pilot Program.
Kirby Offshore Marine, headquartered in State Island, NY, is a leading provider of marine transportation, distribution, and logistics services in the US. Kirby Offshore offers exciting career opportunities and are committed to providing a safe, comfortable, and productive work environment. The company offers: Excellent compensation; Equal time rotation; Excellent medical dental and vision benefits; 401(k); Paid training; and, Career advancement opportunities.
Kirby Logistics Management (KLM) provides shore manpower for the refining, chemical, liquid tank terminal and marine transportation industries in these primary functions: Shore Tankermen and In-Plant Operators. No refinery specific experience is required for entry level positions, only a good work ethic and the willingness to learn. Kirby's in-house training center provides you with the knowledge and skills needed.