News for our Civil Service Mariners
ALERT - COVID-19
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For up-to-date FAQs DON COVID-19 Consolidated FAQs 08May2020.pdf
In response to the rapidly evolving situation regarding the COVID-19 coronavirus, we want to assure you that the health and well-being of our team is our first priority. Please direct any inquiries to the CIVMAR Support Center at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEAVE UPON TRANSFER
- Upon discharge from ship tour and before authorized leave expires, CIVMARs are to communicate with the CIVMAR Support Center (CSC) that will convey to respective Marine Placement Specialist (MPS) via email, facsimile, or telephone and submit a “Request for Leave or Approved Absence (OPM 71)” with medical documentation as apropos when additional vacation time or sick leave is desired.
- Upon discharge from ship tour and before returning for duty from vacation, CIVMARs are to communicate with the CSC that will convey to respective MPS via e-mail, facsimile, or telephone with regard to administrative requirements (i.e. medical surveillance programs, professional credentials, etc.) that need to be reviewed and accomplished.
- Report to CSU for duty on that Sunday (if residence is outside of 50 miles) or Monday (if residence is within 50 miles) with copies of all training certificates, passport, credentials, and etc. Note: If Monday is a holiday, then shift report for duty dates by one day.
Passport Services will serve mariners who urgently need a passport for international voyages, and whose current valid passport expires in 13 months or less.
If you passport is near expiration, please contact your detailer to get a letter to include with your renewal application.
MERIT PROMOTIONS VIRTUAL PRESENTATIONS/TRAINING
Virtual Merit Promotion Training Presentation Schedule
Please register/sign-in prior to start time as the training sessions will being promptly as noted below.
Tuesday, August 4th, 1pm (EST): Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwpde2prDkjGdMVOaUZrymWImbws9cwyjag
Tuesday, August 25th, 1pm (EST): Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEvduuvqDMsG9D9H_0VTipjecZFI3R0aGh7
DEATH OF A CIVMAR
To report the death of a CIVMAR, call 24 hours a day 757-434-0595.
EMERGENCY AFTER HOURS CDO
In the case of an emergency after close of the CSC in the evening (between the hours of 2000 - 0700 EST), on the weekend or over a holiday, call the MSC CDO at 757-434-2752.
Benefits Officer Information: 2020-1-10 Review your LES
NOTICE: This site is for currently employed MSC Civil Service Mariners.
Military Sealift Command exists to support the joint warfighter across the full spectrum of military operations. Our mission is timeless and essential. Regardless of the challenge, we prevail! Working seamlessly with key partners to master the maritime and cyber domains, MSC provides on-time logistics, strategic sealift, as well as specialized missions anywhere in the world, under any condition, 24/7, 365 days a year.
Whether you are a current CIVMAR or are interested in becoming one, you may have questions. Supporting you and providing answers is one of MSC’s main objectives. To assist in answering your questions and helping you along the way, we have compiled the below resources.
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