MESSO

Department

MESSO - Vessel Operations

Supervisor Name & Title

Morgan Mills, Business Coordinator III

Phone Number

409-740-4804

Email Address

millsm@tamug.edu

Job Title

Student Assistant

Hours/Days Needed

Varies around class schedule

Salary Per Hour

$8.00

Description of Duties  & Responsibilities

• Handle lines to moor vessels to pier
• Stand watch in order to look for obstructions in a ship's path or to locate navigational aids
• Assist Captain and supervisory personnel to maintain vessel equipment and systems
• Maintain the cleanliness and safety of all common areas
• Sweep, mop, and wash down decks and exterior to remove dirt, and debris, using brooms, mops, brushes, and hoses
• Load or unload materials from vessels; gather and remove trash from vessels
• Service, clean, and supply restrooms
• Follow safety procedures in order to ensure the protection of passengers and vessel
• Participate in routine safety drills to prepare for major incidents/hurricanes
• Comply with United States Coast Guard and Texas A&M University Galveston policies, regulations, rules and Standard Administrative Procedures

Job Qualifications
• Must be at least 18 years of age
• Valid Driver’s License
• First Aid/CPR/AED Certified (within 3 months of employment)
• Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
• Ability to work for extended periods without sitting
• Ability to perform manual labor
• Ability to stand, bend, squat, stoop, reach, climb, lift and/or carry objects up to 50 lbs.
• Must be able to effectively understand and convey written and verbal information in English
• Ability to hear alarms and commands, with or without the use of a Public Announcement system
• Must have normal color vision to accurately interpret navigational lights and color-sensitive system and safety displays
• Ability to use basic math
• Ability to read and interpret documents in English
• Must be able to follow directions, learn from others and make appropriate decisions
• Must be dependable and stable under pressure
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Location and Room No.

Bldg. 3003, Room 115

How to Apply

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