Chief Engineer (EPA-203-19586):
Bowhead seeks to network with a Chief Engineer for an upcoming effort supporting the The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Great Lakes National Program Office (GLNPO). If awarded, we will support this program by operating and maintaining a research vessel and work boat to obtain sediment and water samples in the Great Lake basin in support of water quality monitoring agreements between the United States and Canada.
The Chief Engineer shall be responsible for operating and monitoring all machinery and engineering equipment; overseeing the upkeep and cleanliness of all engineering spaces and be responsible for maintaining an engine room watch at all times when the vessel is underway. The Chief Engineer shall maintain a log of fuel consumption and fuel requirements, and vessel maintenance actions accomplished by the contractor’s personnel. The Chief Engineer shall also maintain a daily engineering log and an inventory government furnished parts and equipment used to maintain the vessel. The Chief Engineer shall log all maintenance tasks into a ship management software application.
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: There are currently no Security Clearance requirements for this position; however, candidates must be able to successfully pass a background check. Due to the location of this work, US Citizenship is required. Bowhead reserves the right to change this requirement if necessitated by business needs or contractual obligations.