Location (Residence): St Gervais sous Meymont, France Citizenship:United Kingdom
English United Kingdom Other:
Education & Experience:
Work Authorization & Relocation:
Vocational in Master Mariner Years of Experience:
Authorized to work in: European Union, UK (in particular) Present Location: France, St Gervais sous meym Relocation: Anywhere (International)
1. Summary (Cover Letter) - CV/Resume Part 1 [Mandatory]
Introduction:- A highly experienced and qualified Marine Operations professional seeking to resume his seafaring career (any sector and any position considered). Or a shore based job particularly on short term contracts.
2. Work Experience - CV/Resume Part 2 [Mandatory]
January 2007 to Present
Creating and running successful tourism business in France with my wife
September 2000 to January 2007 Vessel Traffic Services officer
Orkney Islands Council Department of Harbours.
.Working in Marine Operations room. co-ordinating the operations of a major oil port and busy summer cruise liner destination.
February 1987 to September 2000 Officer HM Coastguard.
Various positions at different stations around the British Isles,.including:
Manager at Rescue Co-ordination centre. Responsible for the running of Co-ordination centre operations room. Line manager for up to 20 full time staff and 120 volunteers. Particular responsibility for health and safety, equipment maintenance, IT systems , buildings and vehicles.
Latterly undertook role of examiner for boatmen’s licences and small vessel surveys.
Instructor HM Coastguard Training Centre. Responsible for New entrant course as well as training established officers in Search and Rescue planning, coast rescue techniques , small boat and vehicle operations.
Sector Officer, Responsible for the training, management and administration of up to 70 volunteer members of coast rescue teams, their associated equipment, vehicles and buildings. Liaison with other emergency services, local authority, ports, sports and special interest groups, schools and other organisations.
Search and Rescue co-ordinating officer in Rescue Co-Ordination centres. Operating communication equipment and initiating, planning, co-ordinating, and recording Marine Search and Rescue missions.
Providing information and advice to ships at sea and members of the public.
SEAFARING September 1973 to September 1986.
May 1983 to September 1986. Chief Officer.
Serving on Liquid Phosphorus chemical tankers.(GRT 6869).
February 1979 to May 1983 Second Officer.
Serving on above Phosphorus vessels.
September 1978 to December 1978. Third Officer.
Serving on VLCC.(GRT 109522)
October 1977 to March 1978. Third Officer.
Serving on LPG vessel.
September 1973 to December 1976. Deck Cadet.
Serving on various types of vessel including: Bulk carrier, General cargo, Crude oil tanker, Refrigerated cargo and LPG tankers.
3. Education & Training - CV/Resume Part 3 [Mandatory]
Current UK issued Master Mariner (unlimited) Certificate.
Vessel Traffic Services certificate (V-103)
Diploma in Port Management
Various short course certificates and diplomas in aspects of management, training, health and safety, staff welfare, pollution control and others
4. Computer Skills - CV/Resume Part 4 [Mandatory]
Good IT skills in most windows applications and internet use
5. Other Skills - CV/Resume Part 5 [Optional]
Extensive management skills including.
Staff management, budget management and training.
6. Additional Information - CV/Resume Part 6 [Optional]
Native English language speaker,
French language, good to fluent.
Good IT skills, Clean driving license Current passport