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Mike Hooks is dedicated to building our safety culture through training, education, and policy development.
As a 3rd-generation, family-owned company, we understand that our employees are our greatest asset, and we strive to minimize accidents through risk analysis and mitigation. We extend this passion for safety awareness, health, and personal responsibility to every one of our employees as though they were a member of our own family to promote safety and well-being.
Our family owned and operated business was founded in 1945. Since the very beginning, Mike Hooks has provided dredging services on a variety of private and public marine construction contracts along the Gulf Coast.
In 1955, the company moved to the current location and was officially incorporated in 1957. The 10-acre yard is conveniently positioned off the Calcasieu Ship Channel in Westlake, LA. With access to the Calcasieu River and Intracoastal Waterway, Hooks’ fleet of dredges can quickly mobilize to any point along the Gulf Coast.
From our humble beginnings through today, the company’s fleet of hydraulic cutter head dredges continues to provide services throughout the Gulf Coast.
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Mike Hooks, LLC specializes in a variety of dredging applications to suit our client’s needs including services for environmental and commercial marine construction projects.
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We work hard to ensure that employees are compensated at or above industry standards.
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Medical, Health & Dental
Medical insurance available after 60 days of employment. After 1 year, the employee’s medical is covered by the company.
Health & Dental available after 90 days of employment.
401(k) + Matching
After 1 year of service, all employees are eligible to participate in our 401(k) program with matching based on years of service.
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