Job Opening: Manager of Marine Operations

[B][B]Job Opening: Manager of Marine Operations[/B][/B]


               [IMG][/IMG]                   The University of Washington’s School of  Oceanography has a  position available for Manager of Marine Operations.  This individual is  responsible for organizing and overseeing the  operation of the School of Oceanography’s  two federally owned research  vessels, the R/V [I]Thomas G. Thompson[/I] and R/V [I]Clifford  A.  Barnes[/I]. These vessels are a component of the UNOLS (University  National  Oceanographic Laboratory System) national academic research  fleet. The Manager  leads the shore-based Marine Operations staff in  providing support to  faculty-led research and academic endeavors. The  Manager serves as a liaison  with the federal agencies to keep them  informed and to negotiate funding for  ship operations, repairs, and  equipment, and as a liaison with ship operators  from other  institutions. Responsibilities include preparing proposals  requesting  funds for ship operations and equipment, and providing fiscal  oversight  to ensure operations within the established budgets.

                                   Bachelor’s degree and minimum  of ten years of vessel  management; operations and scheduling; ship  construction, maintenance and  repair; budget development; fiscal  management and personnel administration.  Complete familiarity with the  various requirements of cognizant regulatory  bodies concerned with  research vessel operation. A commitment to supporting  oceanographic  research and education and familiarity with the various national   oceanographic research programs being underwritten by Federal agencies.
               [B]To Apply[/B]

               Please do not send application materials to the  School  of Oceanography. For a complete job description and to apply for  this position,  go the[UW Hires website](,   create a profile under External Applicant Login, and apply for [B]Requisition  #  64000[/B]. To view the position without creating a profile, go  to    [UW  link](