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Cook Station Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Prepare, seasons, and cooks food on menu from station aboard passenger vessel
  • Prepare sauces, dressings, puddings, or relishes to be served with dish
  • Give directions for setting up station so that food, garnishes and service equipment are arranged in serving order
  • Portion places food on plate, and arranges garnishes on plate
  • Must be certified as Food Handler as Cook by U.S
  • Coast Guard
  • May be required to hold Life Boatman certificate
  • May be designated according to station as Cook, Station, Grill water trans. , according to meal prepared as Cook, Station, Breakfast water trans. , or according to food prepared as Cook, Station, Roast water trans. , Cook, Station, Soup And Fish water trans. .

Cook Third Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Prepare cooks food aboard cargo vessel
  • Clean, cuts and cooks meat, fish and poultry as directed by Cook, Chief water trans.
  • Apportion food for servings
  • Clean pots, pans, ranges, and other cooking equipment.

Cost report Clerk Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Prepare reports of labor and equipment costs incurred in loading unloading ship cargoes
  • Compile reports of tonnage and type of cargo handled, labor charges involved in loading unloading cargo and charges for equipment used, like cranes, barges and conveyors
  • Compute cost per ton for each type of cargo handled prepares report of total costs for each ship.

Deck Cadet Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Learn and performs all deck navigational duties aboard ship under supervision of deck officer to become eligible for U.S
  • Coast Guard license position as Mate, Ship water trans.
  • Observe loading & unloading of cargo holds to learn methods of handling stowing of cargo
  • Inspect lifesaving visual-signaling equipment for defects
  • Direct crew engaged in repair of defective equipment
  • Stand watch during specified periods while ship is underway
  • On graduation from maritime academy successful completion of license examination, is eligible for position as Mate, Ship water trans. .

Deck engine Operator Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Operate derrick mounted on boat or barge to lift move heavy objects
  • Move control levers and pedals of hoist to rotate, raise, or lower derrick boom & to raise or lower loadline load attached to it
  • May move controls of small engines or hoists to push against bottom of body of water with spuds heavy poles to move barge from place to place
  • When derrick boat is self-propelled, operator may be required to possess Masters license issued by U.S

Deck Engineer Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Repair and maintains deck machinery, like cargo winches anchor windlasses
  • Operate machinery to define causes of malfunctioning
  • Dismantle, repairs, or replaces defective parts and reassembles machinery, using machinists handtools, chain hoists and steel rollers
  • May maintain ships plumbing system
  • May change fuses and lights overhaul electric motors
  • Rating must be endorsed by U.S

Derrick barge Operator Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Operate derrick mounted on boat or barge to lift move heavy objects
  • Move control levers and pedals of hoist to rotate, raise, or lower derrick boom & to raise or lower loadline load attached to it
  • May move controls of small engines or hoists to push against bottom of body of water with spuds heavy poles to move barge from place to place
  • When derrick boat is self-propelled, operator may be required to possess Masters license issued by U.S

Derrick boat Captain Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Supervise coordinates activities of crew operating derrick mounted on barge
  • Direct placing mooring of boat
  • Supervise crew in placing rigging & operating derrick to lift and move objects materials
  • Prepare progress personnel reports
  • Must possess license issued by U.S
  • Coast Guard to operate self-propelled derrick boat or to operate derrick boat outside continental limits of the United States.

Derrick boat Operator Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Operate derrick mounted on boat or barge to lift move heavy objects
  • Move control levers and pedals of hoist to rotate, raise, or lower derrick boom & to raise or lower loadline load attached to it
  • May move controls of small engines or hoists to push against bottom of body of water with spuds heavy poles to move barge from place to place
  • When derrick boat is self-propelled, operator may be required to possess Masters license issued by U.S

Derrick boat Runner Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Supervise coordinates activities of crew operating derrick mounted on barge
  • Direct placing mooring of boat
  • Supervise crew in placing rigging & operating derrick to lift and move objects materials
  • Prepare progress personnel reports
  • Must possess license issued by U.S
  • Coast Guard to operate self-propelled derrick boat or to operate derrick boat outside continental limits of the United States.

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