viernes, 17 de enero de 2014

Unit 2: Roles and Duties on board

Captain (or Master)
The Captain is in command of the ship and is responsible for the safety of all crew and the vessel.

Mate (or 1st Mate, 1st Officer)
The Mate is in charge of the onboard day to day running of the ship. The Mate is also the Ship’s Safety and Security Officer.

2nd Mate (or 2nd Officer)
The 2nd Mate is the onboard Navigator responsible for maintaining up to date navigational information.

Bosun (or 3rd Mate / Officer)
The Bosun looks after the maintenance of the ondeck areas, the rigging and the sails.

Chief Engineer 
The Chief Engineer is in charge of the engineering dept and responsible for the upkeep of all engineering systems.

2nd Engineer
The 2nd Engineer does all the daily routine checks.

Medical Purser
The Medical Purser is the on board nurse (RGN) responsible for the medical side of things.

Cook and Cook’s Assistant
Usually we have one Cook’s Assistant per trip who is also a volunteer. As the job title suggests, the Cook’s Assistant helps the Cook keep everyone on board well fed.





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