FERRY CHIEF ENGINEER – State of North Carolina –
Description of Work
Salary Grade: NC10 Salary Range: $39,456 – $69,048
**THIS IS A REPOST – APPLICANTS THAT PREVIOUSLY APPLIED MUST RE-APPLY TO BE CONSIDERED**
Work in this class involves full responsibility for supervising and coordinating activities of vessel personnel engaged in operating and maintaining propulsion and other engines, generators, deck, machinery, electrical, refrigeration and sanitation equipment and other related systems on board ferry vessels. Employees operate the engineering systems in accordance with rules and regulations established by the U.S. Coast Guard, North Carolina Department of Transportation and policies and procedures of the Ferry Division. Employees are responsible for following all safety and Homeland Security rules and regulations. Work is reviewed by superiors through written reports and by inspections performed by United States Coast Guard personnel. Employees may perform other duties as required.
This position works out of the HATTERAS OPERATION and works shift work – 7 days on and 7 days off
A COPY OF BOTH TWIC AND MERCHANT MARINER CREDENTIAL ENDORSED AS 1000 HORSEPOWER LIMITED CHIEF ENGINEER OR HIGHER; OR LICENSE AS 1000 HORSEPOWER LIMITED ASSISTANT ENGINEER OR HIGHER; OR 4000 HORSEPOWER DESIGNATED DUTY ENGINEER OR HIGHER MUST BE PRESENTED AT THE INTERVIEW PROCESS.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies
Qualified Applicants must submit an application that clearly reflects work experience that demonstrates the following:
- Knowledge of the operations, maintenance and repairs of marine diesel and gas engines, pumps, generators and other auxiliary equipment.
- Knowledge of State, Federal, and U.S. Coast Guard laws and regulations regarding occupational hazards and safety precautions for engine room work aboard vessels.
- Demonstrated ability supervising personnel in all areas of engine room operations.
- Demonstrated ability to overhaul and maintain complex engineering equipment up to including large internal combustion diesel engines.
- Skill in repairing and performing required periodic maintenance of the vessel’s equipment in accordance with manufactures instructions, Coast Guard regulations and Ferry Division Policy
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Possession of a valid U.S. Coast Guard license as Chief Engineer or Designated Duty Engineer with the appropriate horsepower for the vessel operated.
Necessary Special Qualification:
Possession of a Transportation Worker Identification Credential Card (TWIC) issued by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
Supplemental and Contact Information
Contact Person: CATHERINE PEELE
Contact Agency: N.C. FERRY DIVISION
Contact Address: 8550 SHIPYARD ROAD
City, State, Zip: MANNS HARBOR NC 27953
Contact Phone: (252) 423-5111
Applicant must meet both the minimum requirements and all posted Knowledge, Skills and Ability requirements to be considered Qualified for the position. It is important that your application includes all your relevant education and work experience and that you answer all questions associated with the application. NCDOT will not accept “See Attached” or “See Resume” in lieu of education and work experience completed on the application. If multiple applications are submitted to an individual posting, only the most recent application received prior to the posting date will be accepted.
For current state employees, please note that as of June 1, 2022, promotional priority and RIF priority will be based on the new salary/pay grade.
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