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Ship and Boat Captains

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Ship and Boat Captains

Description

Command vessels in oceans, bays, lakes, rivers, and coastal waters.

Other titles in this work field include:

  • barge captain
  • barge master
  • barge pilot
  • boat captain
  • boat master
  • boat pilot
  • boatswain
  • boatswain's mate
  • cadet, deck
  • canal boat captain
  • canal boat operator
  • canal driver
  • captain
  • captain, fishing vessel
  • captain, water vessel
  • deck officer
  • deep submergence vehicle operator
  • derrick boat captain
  • dock hand
  • dredge captain
  • dredge mate
  • ferry pilot
  • ferry terminal agent
  • ferryboat captain
  • ferryboat operator
  • ferryboat pilot
  • first mate
  • first officer
  • fourth mate
  • fourth officer
  • harbor pilot
  • lighter captain
  • marine captain
  • marine pilot
  • marine superintendent
  • maritime officer
  • master
  • master mariner
  • master pilot
  • master, passenger barge
  • master, riverboat
  • master, ship
  • master, yacht
  • mate, fishing vessel
  • mate, ship, boat, or barge
  • motorboat captain
  • navigation officer
  • navigator
  • officer
  • oil tanker captain
  • pilot
  • pilot, harbor
  • pilot, ship
  • port captain
  • river captain
  • river pilot
  • sailing master
  • sailing officer
  • school boat driver
  • scow captain
  • sea captain
  • second mate
  • second officer
  • shipmaster
  • shrimp boat captain
  • skipper
  • sling operator
  • sloop captain
  • speedboat driver
  • steamboat captain
  • steamboat pilot
  • supervisor, ferry terminal
  • third mate
  • third officer
  • towboat captain
  • tugboat captain
  • tugboat mate
  • tugboat operator
  • yacht master


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