CHIEF SECURITY OFFICER (CSO)
- Maintain an active membership on the ship and in the Federation®.
- Hold the minimum rank of Lieutenant, Junior Grade in the Federation®
- Maintain that position until the Commanding Officer calls for a vote for replacement. The procedure to be as set forth in Change of Command (section 1.3).
- Responsible for managing the security risks for away mission personnel of the ship.
- The Chief Security Officer reports to the Chief Operations Officer.