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Job title: Able Seaman Reports to: direct supervisor or manager

Job tasks: [Core 11 job duties]

1) Performs following tasks on board ship to watch for obstructions in vessels path and to maintain equipment structures

2) Stands watch at bow or on wing of bridge to look for obstructions in path of vessel

3) Measures depth of water in shallow or unfamiliar waters, using leadline and telephones or shouts information to bridge

4) Turns wheel on bridge or uses emergency steering apparatus to steer vessel as directed by Mate, Ship

5) Breaks out, rigs, overhauls, and stows cargo-handling gear, stationary rigging, and running gear

6) Overhauls lifeboats and lifeboat gear lowers or raises lifeboats with winch or falls

7) Paints chips rust on deck or superstructure of ship

8) Must hold certificate issued by U.S

9) When working aboard vessels carrying liquid cargoes, must hold tanker operators certificate

10) May stow or remove cargo from ships hold [Stevedore II]

11) May be concerned with only one phase of duties, as maintenance of ships gear decks or watch duties, and be known as Deckhand, Maintenance ; Watchstander .




Complete job description include:

A) (compensation and benefits): all forms of pay running to able seaman employee and arising from his/her employment.

B) (job competencies): Competence is the ability of an employee to do a job properly.

C) (performance expectations): a range of expected job occupation outcomes.

D) (work environment): location where job roles (tasks) are completed.

E) (work styles): the basis of how to organize your work, manage your time, teach & learn, interact with others, contribute to teams, communicate, and even create words or sentence patterns.

F) (work activities): how doing the able seaman job tasks.

G) (work values): refer to the things and / or activities we place worth upon and strive to obtain or engage.

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