|Step 1||Step 2||Step 3||Step 4||Step 5||Step 6||Step 7||Step 8||Step 9|
|Salary Range 18||$2305||$2399||$2510||$2621||$2740||$2868||$3006||$3149||$3299|
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF CLASS
The BOATSWAIN plans and assigns work to subordinate seaman and performs a variety of routine, skilled, and semiskilled duties aboard a marine vessel.
This is the third level of a three-level series. This class is distinguished from the Able Seaman level in its responsibility for planning, scheduling, and assigning work to subordinate seaman as required to maintain a marine vessel.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHERS
Employees in this class have daily contact with research personnel, scientists, and students when the vessel is at sea to assist in the operation of experiments. All other contacts are within the work unit. Assignments are received from shipboard personnel and work is performed on the vessel.
Employees in this class receive general supervision from the First Mate. Finished work or projects are reviewed for completeness and conformance to established rules, regulations, and guidelines.
Positions in this class are found on ships conducting research at sea for extended periods of time. They require the willingness to work within the environment associated with the position's location.