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Grade: 01

No specific questions.

Grade: All Grades

1 Do you possess a valid United States Coast Guard Merchant Mariners Document (MMD) or Credential (MMC) endorsed for Unlicensed Junior Engineer or Qualified Member of the Engine Department (QMED)-Any Unlicensed Rating in the Engine Department? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Do you possess a current United States Coast Guard STCW 95 Certification with Rating Forming Part of an Engineering Watch (RFPEW)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Do you have experience or formal training working with and repairing auxiliary machinery and marine equipment (generators with diesel engines, deck winches, windlasses or capstans, gavity davits, pumps, boilers, desalinators, and refrigeration)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 How much experience do you have working aboard commercial or government research vessels? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
5 Do you have recent work experience repairing auxiliary machinery and marine equipment (generators with diesel engines, deck winches, windlasses or capstans, gravity davits, pumps, boilers, desalinators, and refrigeration)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 How much experience do you have working with and repairing ship's propulsion (diesel main engines, reduction gear, controllable pitch propeller systems, and steering gear)? Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience in monitoring all operating equipment for proper operation, and have notified the watch engineer of any conditions that could affect maneuvering or ship's operation.
  • I have assisted the watch engineer in the start up, operation, monitoring and securing of main propulsion plant (Diesel).
  • I have observed the start up and operation of the main propulsion plant (Steam or Diesel).
  • have no experience performing these tasks.
7 Do you have recent work experience with repairing marine hydraulic systems? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 How much knowledge and experience do you have in preventive maintenance of marine engineering systems? Answer to this question is required
  • I have used the Shipboard Automated Maintenance Management (SAMM) System to assist in the operational reliability of vessels.
  • I have used other engineering preventive maintenance programs to assist in the operational reliability of vessels.
  • I have used engineering monitoring equipment and have limited knowledge of preventive maintenance programs.
  • I have no experience performing these tasks.
9 How much experience do you have standing unsupervised engineering watches? Answer to this question is required
  • I have stood the main throttle man watch.
  • I have made rounds within the engine rooms, recorded operating parameters when required by engine log, and reported any abnormal machinery conditions to the watch engineer.
  • I have performed duties as a relief watch stander.
  • I have no experience performing these tasks.
10 Do you have experience working with and repairing electrical systems (3-phase, 440, 220v-110v systems)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No