Groupe Desgagnés Inc. provides in a safe and reliable manner, seaway passage for persons, goods and merchandise of all types, through related maritime and land-based services required to fulfill this mandate. It is a reliable and dependable business partner in all respects, as evidenced by the quality of all of our services and operations.
The Wheelsman works primarily in the wheelhouse of the vessel steering the ship, in addition of working on the deck during maintenance tasks, and when performing the safety watch at his station near the gangway. The Wheelsman’s duties include:
1) steering the vessel
2) standing at the gangway to ensure safety of persons, and to maintain security of the vessel
3) maintenance tasks on the main deck, upper hull and combings
4) housekeeping duties in the wheelhouse