MARINE MASTER 3 Job Listing at Louisiana Department of State Civil Service in New Orleans, LA (Job ID ldoscs-312554)

Louisiana Department of State Civil Service

Location: New Orleans, LA
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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Agency: DOTD-Engineering & Operations
Opening Date: Tue. 04/05/11
Closing Date/Time: Continuous
State Salary Range: Depends on Qualifications
Agency Hiring Range: Min: Max:
Job Type: Classified
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana

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QualificationsBenefitsSupplemental Questions

Possession of a United States Coast Guard Master License.

Possession of a current Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) must accompany license when required by the US Coast Guard for duties performed.
Supplemental Information:


Master of Steam or Motor Vessels of at least 1600 gross tons is required.
To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities.
Applicants who do not wish to apply online can submit a completed Civil Service application (application can be found by clickinghere) to Ms. Spriggens, Human Resources Analyst C, 2001 Mardi Gras Blvd, New Orleans, LA ,70114 or fax completed application to (504) 376-8189.Application must have the job title and job number on it. All supplemental questions must be answered and submitted with application. Any applications that do not contain this information will be rejected. Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the work experience section of the application.
DOTD/STATE EMPLOYEES: All qualified and interested DOTD/STATE employees may apply.

DOTD EMPLOYEES: Refer to appropriate EDSM directive for required structured training requirements and PPM #59 WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT on training guidelines.
NEW HIRES: All qualified and interested applicants may apply.
Applications remain active for 90 days. If you wish to be considered after the 90 days, please reapply.
For job specific information, please contact Bertrand Donnes at (504) 376-8114 or Joel Casey at (504) 376-8113.
Job Concepts:
Function of Work:
To operate and pilot state owned ferry vessels that are certified as inspected vessels under United States Coast Guard regulations.

Level of Work:

Supervision Received:
Broad review from the Marine Operations Superintendent.

Supervision Exercised:
Direct line over Marine Chief Engineers and Marine Engineers, Marine Oilers, and Marine Deckhands.

Location of Work:
Department of Transportation and Development; vessels operating on the Mississippi River and Calcasieu Ship Channel.

Job Distinctions:
Differs from Marine Operator by assignment of duties on board an inspected vessel as defined by United States Coast Guard regulations, requiring a Master''s License in addition to a Pilot''s License.

Differs from Marine Master 1 by full independent performance of duties.

Differs from Marine Master 2 by complexity and location of work.

Differs from Marine Operations Superintendent 1 and 2 by the lack of overall responsibility for the operations at geographic location.
Examples of Work:
Supervises and pilots ferry carrying vehicles and passengers on the Mississippi River or Calcasieu Ship Channel.

Maintains operating logs and submits reports.

Supervises crew on assigned shift, through assigning and reviewing work, and evaluation of subordinates.

Conducts fire and collision drills on a regular basis.

Inspects all equipment, machinery, rigging, and gear aboard vessel and orders needed repairs.

Orders fuel, material, and supplies for the vessel.

Assures that the vessel maintains schedule.

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