UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

MARINER 1

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

8978 (IBU Oceanography-Thompson Research Crew)

CLASS SERIES CONCEPT

Mariners perform all unlicensed deck duties aboard a ship.

BASIC FUNCTION

Perform unlicensed deck duties aboard an ocean research ship of approximately 200 gross tons.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Under direct supervision, perform semi-skilled and unskilled deck duties.

TYPICAL WORK

Stand watches as lookout; may stand wheel watch except in restricted or inland waters;

Paint, chip and clean weather deck structure, interior spaces and hull;

Assist in preservation and repair of common deck or rigging equipment;

Conduct daily sanitary cleaning of assigned living spaces;

Handle lines when berthing or leaving a berth;

Repair and splice lines;

Polish equipment fixtures;

Lash deck cargo and gear under supervision of Mariner II or Mate;

Stand security watch;

Perform clean up work;

Perform related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS - Classified Non-Union

Legal Requirement

Entry rating U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner's document endorsed "Ordinary Seaman"

OR

a temporary permit to sail as ordinary seaman.

New Class: 1-3-73
Revise Title: 10-12-73
Revise Class: 6-27-88
Revise Class: 2-15-91
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05