Title: Chief Engineer
Department / Division: Engineering / Support
Job Level: III (Senior Officer I)
Reports to: Executive Officer
Minimum Grade: O-4 (Lieutenant Commander)
Commitment: Approximatly 2-3 hours per week
Open to: All eligible crew
Must be an SFI member
1+ year as a member of the chapter required
Must have OTS certification within 30 days of appointment
Must have OCC certification within 90 days of appointment
Must become Bridge Officer certified within 1 year of appointment
Must maintain 75%+ attendance rate to General Meetings
Ability to multi-task required
Must be able to work with people of all types
Good communication skills are a must
Basic prop making and creative skills
The Chief Engineer is responsible for the creation and construction of equipment and displays to be used at chapter functions or for fundraising efforts. Under the direction of the Executive Officer, they help build and set up displays at meeting and events as well as assist with the creation of props and other items to sell in the Chapter Store.
Officers of grade O-3 (Lieutenant) are eligible to apply if they feel they meet the prerequisite and or skill criteria. A promotion to O-4 will be considered after 90 days in position.
To Apply: APPLY HERE
Submit a resume with your qualifications and a statement of your desire to serve in this position to Commander Rachel Wagner –
You may be called for a phone interview. Please include a desired time you wish to be contacted.
This is a Senior Staff position and upon appointment you must read and acknowledge the criteria outlined in the Senior Staff Handbook.
This is a high profile position. Only those officers who meet the qualifications will be considered.