University of California, San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Under close supervision, assists engineers with the operation, repair and maintenance of engineering equipment and systems; stands underway watches at sea, and generator watches in port; repairs, maintains, and operates deck winches on the various research vessels; performs non-skilled duties including wiping oil, maintaining tools, cleaning, and preparation and painting of engine equipment and spaces. Performs day work and other job related duties as may be assigned.
Ability and willingness to go to sea for extended periods of time.
Ability to pass physical examination and U.S. Coast Guard (DOT) regulations for Chemical Drug and Alcohol testing.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Must be able to maintain a U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner's Document (MMD) or Credential (MMC) with QMED Oiler endorsement.
Must be able to obtain a Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC) issued by Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
U.S. Coast Guard Standards of Training, Certification and Watch keeping for Seafarers (STCW95).
Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties (VPDSD).
Other endorsements may be required.