Location (Residence): Washford, United Kingdom Citizenship:Netherlands
Dutch Standard Other:
Education & Experience:
Work Authorization & Relocation:
Bachelors in marine engineering Years of Experience:
Authorized to work in: European Union Present Location: England, Washford Relocation: Anywhere (International)
1. Summary (Cover Letter) - CV/Resume Part 1 [Mandatory]
During my study years worked as a car electronics technician, mainly installing alarms, phones and stereo systems.
During my marine education I did my apprenticeship on a semi-submersible vessel for Wijsmuller. I worked in both Deck and Engine departments.
On completion of technical university besides a degree I also received a licence for engineer and deck officer.
After which I started working for Holland America Line as assistant engineer, and have since worked my way up to Chief Engineer over an 10 year period.. During this time I have been watch keeper, maintained hotel technical department, such as laundry, kitchen, bar, AC, refrigerator and electrical equipment.
As Chief Engineer responsible for all technical aspects of a large cruise ship with around 70 staff. Such as Engineer officers, electricians, Facility manager, It officers, Safety officer, Engine maintenance manager and ratings
2. Work Experience - CV/Resume Part 2 [Mandatory]
Jan 06 – Pressent M.S. Statendam, 210 m cruise ship. As chief engineer in charge off 70 technical engineer staff.
May 05 – Nov 05 Condor shipping, as chief Engineer on High speed vessel
Small engine crew
Apr ‘04 – Jan ‘05 M.S.Y Wind Spirit, 150 m motor sailing yacht (cruise ship)
as Chief Engineer responsible for complete engine room, technical hotel, personnel and budget.
Aug ‘ 03 – Apr ‘04 M.S Ryndam , 210 m cruise ship
As Chief Engineer responsible for complete engine room, technical hotel, personnel and budget.
Aug ’97 – Aug ‘03 M.S Ryndam , M.S Rotterdam, M.S Zaandam
As Sr. 2nd Engineer responsible for 4/8 watch, safety and day to day work list for wipers and machinist.
Jul ’93 – Aug 97 M.S. Statendam, M.S. Veendam, M.S Noordam
As an engineer responsible for watch keeping shifts, engine maintenance, hotel maintenance and AC systems.
3. Education & Training - CV/Resume Part 3 [Mandatory]
Started with technical college for car mechanics and electrics. On completion continued a 3 year education for Civil engineering MTS (HND). This gave me the opportunity to go to university (HTS) were I obtained a BSE in Marine engineering.Certificate in car mechanics ( College De Die , Holland)
Higher national degree for civil engineering
(Wenkenbach College, Holland)
Bachelor degree in marine engineering
( Hoge school, Amsterdam)
Dutch Certificate of competency for Chief Engineer: all ships
Bahamas Certificate of competency: Chief Engineer all ships
Certificate for Deck officer ( Hoge school, Amsterdam)
Ships Management ( IJmuiden , Holland)
Crisis management & Human behaviour
( Juneau , Alaska )
Environmental officer training
( Rotterdam , Holland)
ISO 14000 & Ethical Decision Making
( Rotterdam , Holland)
Ships security training Level 2 ( o/b Wind Spirit )
Advance Fire Fighting ( Plymouth , UK )
Supervision for United Public health inspection)
( o/b Wind Spirit )
Refrigerant Transition and Recovery certification
( Ferris state university)
4. Computer Skills - CV/Resume Part 4 [Mandatory]
windows / amos-w / micosoft office / excel / visio
5. Other Skills - CV/Resume Part 5 [Optional]
Additional personal skills are a good electrical knowledge and very practical. I also enjoy problem solving.
I have completed several challenging projects on board Holland America ships to include installing a new bilge water system o/b ms Rotterdam, Garbage reduction, Fuel saving projects o/b ms Statendam, Clean air duct projects o/b ms Ryndam.
Lived in Italy for 9 month for the building of the
ms Veendam where I was responsible for all hotel systems and AC to check that they met USPH and Holland America standards.
6. Additional Information - CV/Resume Part 6 [Optional]
Enjoy water sports such as wind surfing, water skiing. I am also a certified diver.
My main interest is renovating and building houses during my leave period.
I enjoy all aspects from the design to the hands on build.