research & scientific positions
Interviewing - Mates - Chief Engineers - Designated Duty Engineers - Interviews - Deckhands Able
Bodied Seamen - Tankermen - Dispatchers - QMED - Interviewing
Why might research vessel jobs be attractive to some candidates? The work
Research
When the deck becomes a bulkhead and a bulkhead becomes the floor beheath your feet,
California. The vessel floods itself with seawater so that 55 feet of it remain above the
surface (as seen at right) and 300 feet of it remain beneath the surface as a vertical column.
The arrangement provides a stable platform for gathering data.
An academic site to visit is the Marine Advanced Technology Education Center, with
Seismic Vessels
Another side road off the "beaten path" of typical tug and towboat jobs is the small