Motorboat Operators

Motorboat Operators

Operate small motor-driven boats. May assist in navigational activities.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Cooperation * Concern for Others * Integrity * Stress Tolerance * Self Control * Independence * Attention to Detail * Innovation * Initiative

Representative Tasks * Follow safety procedures to ensure the protection of passengers, cargo, and vessels. * Operate engine throttles and steering mechanisms to guide boats on desired courses. * Maintain desired courses, using compasses or electronic navigational aids.


Transportation & Warehousing, Government,

Job Family Transportation and Material Moving

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