Warehouse Coordinator and Vessel Operator

Institution: 
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Duties: 
Serve as freight forwarder for R/V Sikuliaq; Maintain inventory of shipping supplies such as crates, boxes, pallets, and securing materials; Assist marine technicians and port engineer, as required. Assist SMC administration in procurement and outreach activities, as required. Provide supplemental snow removal for the 13-acre property, as needed; Ensure appropriate maintenance has been completed through review and monitoring. Ensure the small vessel is operational. Coordinate with internal and external scientists regarding cruise planning and vessel scheduling. Ensure safety inspections are complete and safety, equipment certifications/documentation is accurate and recorded. Operate small vessel during cruises; assist scientists and crew with deploying instruments, as required;

Host maintenance vendors who provide services and contracts for SMC equipment, boats, trucks, forklifts and tools;
Qualifications: 
High school diploma required
Preferred Bachelor's degree in a related field
Preferred 2+ years providing warehouse/shipping and receiving duties or equivalent
5+ years of experience operating vessels
About Employer: 
The UAF College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS) is a diverse school in both geographic distribution and academic mission. Academic and Research are carried out in various areas of Alaska including, Fairbanks, Anchorage, Seward, Kodiak, and Juneau, encompass an enormous subject range. In its cumulative form, the College achieves excellence through research, education, and public outreach. CFOS operates the Research Vessel (R/V) Sikuliaq, a global class oceanographic research ship capable of bringing scientists to the ice-choked waters of Alaska, the polar regions and around the world.
Contact Information: 
Interested applicants must apply online. If you need assistance applying to this posting, please contact the UAF Office of Human Resources at 907-474-7700.