If you work as a Tugboat Crew member, you likely have the job tasks of a captain or mate. As a mate, your job is to assist the captain with the operation of the vessel. As a captain, your job is the supervision of the entire vessel.
The associations listed below represent organizations made up of people (members) who work and promote advancement in the field. Associations provide opportunities to network, develop professional relationships, learn more about a field’s trends and directions, and many even provide job postings.
If you think you are interested in a career as a Tugboat Crew member, there are programs at technical, community, and public and private colleges to help you prepare for this line of work. Use the College Search Tool to begin your discovery. Enter the keyword ‘maritime’ into the search field.