How to Become a Longshoreman?

Answer A longshoreman is a worker who loads and unloads cargo onto ships. These workers are also known in the United Kingdom as "dockers," in continental Europe as "stevedores," and more generally as dock... Read More »

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What is the longshoreman job description?

Longshoremen move materials to and from storage facilities and ships. They work for shipping companies and material moving firms. The ability to work in harsh environments, good balance and physica... Read More »

What is the average salary of a longshoreman?

The average salary of a longshoreman depends on experience, according to Longshoremen with one to four years of experience earn $19.57 to $29.48 an hour, as of March 2010. Those with ... Read More »