USCG Station Channel Islands Harbor
Congratulations on your orders and welcome to Station Channel Islands Harbor!
Here is some useful information about the Station and Local Area.
UNITS MISSIONS: Search and Rescue, Law Enforcement. Counter Drug and Alien Migrant Operations, Living Marine Resources.
AREA OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Point Conception to Point Dume out 50 NM.
TYPICAL SA/SN JOB ASSIGNMENT: Communications Watchstander, 45' RB-M, 29 RB-s Gen II Crewman, 45' RB-M Pursuit Crewman, Boarding Team Member.
TYPICAL FA/FN JOB ASSIGNMENT: Communications Watchstander, 45' RB-M, 29 RB-s Gen II Crewman, 45' RB-M Boat Engineer,45' RB-M Pursuit Crewman, Boarding Team Member.
RATINGS PRESENT AT UNIT: BM, MK, YN, ME
DUTY ROTATION FOR SA/SN: Port/Starboard, Sliding Weekends.
DUTY ROTATION FOR FA/FN: Port/Starboard, Sliding Weekends.
SPECIAL PROCEDURES FOR REPORTING AFTER HOURS: Check in with the OOD.
HOW MUCH PERSONAL STORAGE SPACE: One standard sized locker.
UNIFORM NORMALLY WORN DURING THE WORKDAY: Operational Dress Uniform(ODU)
UNIFORM TO REPORT IN: Report in Tropical Blue Long with Combo Cover.
IF SPONSOR NOT AVAILIBLE, MEMBER SHOULD ASK FOR: Ask for OOD.
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE: SUMMER 75-80 WINTERS 50-60.
UNIT MUTUAL ASSISTANCE REP/ PHONE #: Commanding Officer - LT. Wieland (805) 985-9822.
WHAT TYPE OF CONTINUING EDUCATION IS AVAILABLE IN THE AREA:
There are several community colleges and universities near by.
LOCATION OF NEAREST EXCHANGE:
Naval Base Ventura County, One Mile away from Station.
NAME OF NEAREST MILITARY FACILITY AND DISTANCE:
Navy Base Ventura County, One mile from unit.
NAME OF NEAREST CITY AND DISTANCE:
Ventura - 10 miles, Camarillo - 10 miles, Santa Barbara - 25 miles, Malibu - 30 miles,
Los Angeles - 45 miles. .
RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS IN THE AREA:
Members without Dependants
Is messing available:
No, you will recieve a monthly BAS of $325.04.
Quarters and or barracks available:
BAH rate for an E2/E3
: Without dependents $1608.00. BAH Tables
Rate of auto insurance for typical 18-20 yr old:
$150.00-$200.00 per month.
Is unaccompanied personnel leased housing available:
Where will a single non-rate more than likely live:
On the economy.
Should member submit housing application to housing office:
Where do most people bank:
Bank of America, Chase, Navy Federal Credit Union, USAA.
Is there a credit union in the area:
Is there a mall in the area:
Pacific View Mall in Ventura.
Members with Dependants
Does the Unit Have an Ombusmen?
Yes Contact sponser for her information
Cost of average two bedroom apartment in the area
: $1300.00-$2100 without utilities.
BAH rate for an E2/E3
: With dependents $2145.00. BAH Tables
Is leased housing available
Is government owned housing available:
Housing office phone#
Where do most dependents live
: Government owned housing, Ventura, Camarillo, Oxnard.
Rate of auto insurance for typical young family
: $205.00 per month.
Where do most dependents receive medical care
: Contact Tri-Care for list of options.
Go to school
: Depending on the areas you live.
What level of Tricare is availliable (standard / prime / extra)
Is Delta Dental available
Is it advisable to bring dependents along when reporting?