Damage Controlman

Open: September 05, 2019 -- Close: September 19, 2019

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Position Description

The Damage Controlman is a Civil Service Mariner (CIVMAR) employed by the Navy to serve the Military Sealift Command (MSC) onboard naval auxiliaries and hybrid-maned warships worldwide, in peace and war.  MSC exists to support the joint warfighter across the full spectrum  of military operations.  MSC provides on time logistics, strategic sealift, as well as specialized  missions anywhere in the world, in contested or uncontested environments. Damage Control Man (DCM) conducts training based upon MSC and USCG training requirements, ship drills, ship inspections and/or casualty investigations for the MSC civil service marine workforce.  DCM may be assigned to a MSC training center, field site, or on an Afloat Training Team.  Duties include, but are not limited to, conducting training and/or ship drills; conducting ship inspections and casualty investigations; developing/revising training coursed, lesson plans, student/instructor guides, and other training material; writing instructional, investigation and/or inspection reports with recommendations; providing technical advice on damage control issues; and/or maintaining and repairing school facilities and equipment as necessary.  DCM will report to a Damage Control Leader.  Candidates selected required to sail 30-45 days on an annual basis during high relief request seasons and mission contingencies.  When assigned to a ship, DCM will come under the administrative supervision of the ship's Master. Everything in this Position Description is considered to be an essential function of this position.  Performs all other duties as assigned.