UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Specification for Class
UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP
8976 (IBU Oceanography-Thompson Research Crew)
CLASS SERIES CONCEPT
Mates are responsible for safe navigation of the ship and directing deck operations.
Serve as third mate aboard ship.
Serve as third officer and fourth in command of an ocean research ship of approximately 2000 gross tons.
Stand bridge watches operating and navigating the ship;
Operate sophisticated navigational systems such as dynamic positioning system;
Direct maintenance of life saving equipment;
Requisition life saving equipment;
In charge of bridge watch entering and leaving port;
Stand security watches when required;
Teach courses in seamanship and other marine specialities;
Perform related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS - Classified Non-Union
A U.S. Coast Guard Third Mate's license valid for operation of an inspected motor vessel of unlimited tonnage, upon ocean waters.
New Class: 1-3-73
Revise Class: 6-27-88
Revise Class: 2-15-91
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05