Blog Posts Tagged "crew"

From the Bridge

We get a quite a few questions from our readers about the training and qualifications required for various positions and careers aboard The JR and other ships.

It's RAD!

Aloha All,

Charts and Crafts

Last week, I gave you a quick tour of the JOIDES Resolution engine control room, where the ship's functions are monitored and managed. But if the engine control room is the brain of the ship, then surely the bridge must be the brain. Another brain. The ship has two brains, like a stegosaurus.

What a way to make a living!

Whenever I do a school broadcast, I get asked a lot of questions about working on the ship. How do we get a job here? Who do we work for? Do we get paid? So I thought I'd spell everything out in one go. The JOIDES Resolution is a large, complex operation, with a lot of different groups working together. Here are some of the main ones, and how you can join up!