Position: Ordinary Seaman or AB, Research Vessel ENDEAVOR

Company: University of Rhode Island

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Stand 8 hours of watch per day
performing duties as directed by the Officer of the watch.

LICENSES, TOOLS, AND EQUIPMENT:

U.S. Coast Guard document Ordinary
Seaman or higher

All applicable training as required
by the convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for
Seafarers (STCW 95)

The position must maintain current
CPR, First Aid, and Basic Fire Fighting certification. Additional training may
also be required, as deemed necessary by the Marine Office, or recommended by
the Master.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:

While at sea this position is
required to work 7 days per week, up to 12 hours per day, for up to 35 days at
a time. 

The position may require the moving
or carrying of items greater than 50 pounds.

The position requires working aloft
using safety harnesses, and working outdoors in extremes of heat, cold, wind,
and sea state.

The position must be able to pass a
physical exam, administered by the employer’s occupational health
provider.  This exam is geared toward the
rigors of life and safety at sea.

The position requires a negative
response on a pre-employment drug test, and is subject to random drug testing
after employment.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma.

FOR COMPLETE POSITION DESCRIPTION OR TO APPLY CONTACT: 

Ash Hayden
Manager, Marine Operations
ash_hayden@uri.edu

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