UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Specification for Class
MARINE ENGINEER,THIRD ASSISTANT
UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP
8971 (IBU Oceanography-Thompson Research Crew)
CLASS SERIES CONCEPT
Marine engineering officers operate and maintain machinery and engineering systems aboard ship.
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 - UW Contract Classified
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS - Classified Non-Union
A U.S. Coast Guard Third Assistant Engineer's license valid for operation of a 2000 HP inspected ocean motor vessel.
New Class: 1-3-73
Revise Class: 6-27-88
Revise Class: 2-15-91
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05