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YOUR RESPONSES TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS MUST BE SUPPORTED IN YOUR RESUME. FAILURE TO SUPPORT YOUR ANSWER(S) IN YOUR RESUME MAY IMPACT YOU OR ELIMINATE YOU FROM CONSIDERATION.

* 1.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in assisting in the overhaul, maintenance and repair of numerous types of marine machinery, equipment and systems?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 2.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in interpreting blueprints and specifications in performing dimensional measurements and maintaining required tolerances?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 3.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in disassembling and making on-site repairs to marine machinery and equipment?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 4.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in using shop test equipment and precision measuring devices?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I know little or nothing about this.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 5.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in installing and repairing foundations for marine machinery?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 6.Which of the following equipment/assemblies do you have experience in assisting in the installation, maintenance, repair and overhaul?
  1. Main propulsion machinery
  2. Reduction gears
  3. Transmissions, shafts and propellers
  4. Pumps, compressors, condensers, and heat exchangers
  5. None of the above


* 7.Which of the following statements best describes your ability in performing heavy lifting, standing/kneeling for long periods of time, working in tight and cramped spaces often encountered while performing engine maintenance in a ship board capacity.
  1. I do not have the ability to perform the above task.
  2. I have limited ability to perform the above task
  3. I have the ability to perform the above task.
  4. I know nothing about the above task.


* 8.Which of the following equipment/assemblies have you had experience in installing, maintaining and repairing?
  1. Diesel engine
  2. Fuel pump and injectors
  3. Pumps
  4. Compressors, feed pumps and condensers
  5. Propellers (conventional and controllable pitch)
  6. Steering assemblies
  7. Main shafting
  8. Power drives
  9. Propellers, rudders and sea valves
  10. Launching and arresting gear systems
  11. Turbo chargers and blowers
  12. Generators
  13. Hydraulic systems
  14. None of the above


* 9.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in checking for worn or broken parts?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 10.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in applying a variety of methods, procedures and techniques to lay out, install, align, overhaul, repair and maintain numerous types of marine machinery, equipment and systems?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 11.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in interpreting and applying blueprints, sketches, specifications and manuals in the installation, alignment, repair and maintenance of various systems equipment and machinery?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 12.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in using shipbuilding terminology when interpreting and applying specifications related to technical information?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 13.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in adapting instruction materials or preparing own specifications and necessary sketches to meet special-use, limited parts availability needs, or equipment modifications?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 14.Which of the following statements best describes your experience troubleshooting and overhauling diesel engines?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I know little or nothing about this.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.


* 15.Which of the following measuring devices have you used to ensure that marine machinery is properly installed, repaired, maintained, operated and adjusted?
  1. Inside and outside micrometers
  2. Micrometers
  3. Dial Indicators
  4. Telescoping gauges
  5. Feeler gauges
  6. Timing tools
  7. Calipers
  8. Straight edge and strain gauges
  9. Tachometers
  10. None of the above


* 16.Which of the following statements best describes your experience in selecting the proper materials to use for specific purposes involved in the installation, repair, maintenance, adjustment and operation of marine machinery/equipment?
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have had education or training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  3. I have used my knowledge or ability at the apprentice level, and have been closely supervised.
  4. I have independently used my knowledge or ability on my own, under normal supervision.
  5. I am consulted by other journeymen in difficult situations, or I am called on to do unusually difficult jobs.






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