State of Washington Classified Job Specification
Stands bridge watches operating and navigating the ship;
Plans and teaches courses in seamanship and other marine specialties;
Orders and maintains ship's charts, publications and navigation supplies;
Prepares track of scientific cruises;
Serves as officer in charge of gyrocompass; maintains log and performs routine maintenance;
Responsible for readiness of electronic equipment; performs operating tests;
Serves as officer in charge of after-deck entering or leaving port or anchorage;
Stands security watch when required;
Performs related duties as required.
Class Specification History
New Class: 1-3-73
Revise Class: 6-27-88
Revise Class: 2-15-91
Revise class. Revises class code (formerly 4946), adopted May 10, 2007, effective July 1, 2007; general revision revises typical work; effective July 1, 2007.
Abolished; adopted May 14, 2009, effective May 15, 2009.