Edison Chouest Offshore companies




Status: Accepting Résumés

Company: C-Port

106 9th Street, Lot 1

Port Fourchon/Golden Meadow, LA 70357

Recruiter: Brett Borne

Office: 985-601-4219

Fax: 985-396-2500


The cook/galleyhand is responsible for preparing good, nutritional meals for crews, clients and employees of company. The cook's function is important, in that a well-fed crew is a happy crew. The cook must prepare meals that are nutritional, presentable and enjoyed by all crew members.


The cook/galleyhand will:

  • Plan the menu, taking advantage of foods in season and locally available.
  • Maintain an adequate stock of provisions while staying within budget, if possible.
  • Order all necessary galley provisions, keeping records and accounts.
  • Prepare meals in quantities according to menu and number of persons to be served. Crew size ranges from 7 to 50.
  • Bake bread and pastries from scratch and cut meat.
  • Maintain galley and dining areas in a clean and sanitary manner.
  • Potentially direct activities to another cook or galleyhand in preparing and serving meals.
  • Ensure that the refrigeration equipment is kept at the correct temperature for the provisions stored in them.
  • Be familiar with all the equipment in the galley.
  • Secure the galley during emergencies.
  • Assist in the loading and unloading of groceries.
  • Perform any other additional duties that may be required or assigned.

The cook/galleyhand may also serve meals and wash dishes.

Minimum Requirements

  • Valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC card)
  • Due to high volume of applicants, 6 months' prior cooking experience is preferred but not required
  • High school diploma preferred but not required
  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check
  • Subject to random drug screening
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work
  • Must be able to bake from scratch
  • Must be able to stay on work location for 7 work days


  • Competitive pay
  • Main schedule of 7 on, 7 off
  • Comprehensive benefits package: health, dental, vision, long term disability, 401(k) and company-paid short-term disability

C-Port is an Equal Opportunity Employer and promotes diversity in the workplace.