Overview External: Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy. Chevron USA Inc- Marine is accepting online applications for the position of Deck Cadet located on one of their US Fleet of vessels through December 2, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. (EST).
Key Job Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
Participate in company programs such as Behavior Based Safety (BBS), Near Miss Reporting, Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Safety and Environmental Management System (SEMS), Mariner Development System (MDS), and any other onboard training and compliance programs
Proactively engage the officers and crew aboard to take part in any evolution which will benefit professional knowledge and development
Perform all cargo and navigational duties aboard ship under supervision of a licensed deck officer
Gain a thorough knowledge of the basic aspects of seamanship, navigation, bridge equipment, maintenance, safety equipment, the various systems onboard (lines, pumps, cranes, winches etc.), cargo control room systems, mooring operations, basic stability, etc.
Stand bridge and cargo watches to learn watch requirements and routine as well as participate in mooring operations and cargo hose connection operations as directed by the Chief Mate
Perform maintenance as directed
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Current Enrollment in California Maritime Academy’s (CMA) Deck/Navigation License Track Program
Full Time Student at CMA
Minimum 3.3 GPA
Eligible for USCG Issued License Upon Graduation
Minimum One Extra-curricular Activity (i.e. Sports, Student Government, Membership in Technical Society, etc.)
Valid Merchant Mariner Credential with Cadet Endorsement
VPDSD Training (Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties)