MARINE ENGINEER, THIRD ASSISTANT (HOURLY/TEMPORARY)

Updated: 14 days ago
Location: Seattle, WASHINGTON
Deadline: Open Until Filled

The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.

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UW's School of Oceanography has an outstanding opportunity open for a Temporary Marine Engineer, Third Assistant.

Job Duties

Serve as third assistant engineering officer aboard an ocean research ship of approximately 2000 gross tons.

Under general supervision, serve as third assistant engineering officer in the operation and maintenance of propulsion and auxiliary machinery of a diesel electric powered ocean research ship, 6000 HP.

Stand engine room watch as operating engineer of propulsion or auxiliary machinery; direct operation of engineering department personnel as assigned; direct routine maintenance of deck machinery, refrigeration and air conditioning; maintain operating and maintenance logs and records; perform related duties as required.

Minimum qualifications: A U.S. Coast Guard Third Assistant Engineer's license valid for operation of a 2000 HP inspected ocean motor vessel.

Application Process:

The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process.  These assessments may include Work Authorization, Cover Letter, and/or others.  Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select “Apply to this position”. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your “My Jobs” page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.


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