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The Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register that it is seeking candidates for appointment to the National Maritime Security Advisory Committee, which provides advice and makes recommendations on national maritime security matters to the Secretary of Homeland Security, via the Commandant of the Coast Guard.
Completed applications should reach the Coast Guard on or before May 3, 2018.
Applicants with experience in the following sectors of the marine transportation industry with at least five years of practical experience in their field are encouraged to apply:
• At least four individuals who represents the interests of the port authorities
• At least three individuals who represents the interests of the vessel owners or operators
• At least two individual who represents the interests of the facilities owners/operators
• At least two individuals who represents the interests of the terminal owners/operators
• At least two individuals who represents the interests of the maritime labor organizations
• At least two individuals who represents the interests of the maritime industry
• At least one individual who represents the academic community
The full Committee normally meets at least two times per fiscal year. Working group meetings and teleconferences are held more frequently, as needed. The Committee may also meet for extraordinary purposes.
Each National Maritime Security Advisory Committee member serves a term of office up to three years. Members may serve a maximum of two consecutive terms. All members serve without compensation from the Federal Government; however, they may receive travel reimbursement and per diem.
Applicants should send a cover letter expressing interest in an appointment to the National Maritime Security Advisory Committee that also identifies which membership category the applicant is applying under, along with a resume detailing the applicant’s experience via one of the following methods:
Attn: Mr. Ryan Owens, Alternate Designated Federal Officer
Mr. Ryan Owens, Alternate Designated Federal Officer
National Maritime Security Advisory Committee
U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters (CG-FAC)
2703 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue SE Stop 7501
Washington, DC 20593-7501
For full details view the Federal Register Notice.
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