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2nd Mate Unlimited / 1st Mate Coastal (unlimited tonnage, less than 200 nm offshore)


Preference to obtain position as 2nd/3rd Mate on OSV/AHT or similar.


- approx. 15 years experience as 1st, 2nd or 3rd Mate on dry bulkers, including conveyor-type self-unloading vessels (discharge rates up to 5000 tph) and in DWT range 7000-37000 tonne;

- voyages included Great Lakes, East Coast US & Canada, GOM, South America, Northern Europe and high Arctic;

- have also held shore-side positions in marine marketing, ship operator, agency and cargo surveying (both 'wet' and 'dry').


- 2MFG/1MHT / l'Institute Maritime du Quebec, at Montreal (1995);

- Computer Applications Programming Cert. / Concordia University, Montreal (1987);

- 2-year collegial studies in Civil/Architectural Design / Cegep Dawson / Vanier (1974 & 1976).


- 2MFG/1MHT / STCW '95;

- GMDSS (Montreal, QC);

- SSO (Ship Security Officer) Certificate (Montreal, QC);

- MED A1, B1, B2, C & D - for fire-fighting & sea-survival (Pictou, Halifax, NS & St-Romauld, QC);

- BRM, ECDIS (Ship Safety, Providence, RI);

- St. Lawrence River Pilotage Simulator (King's Point, NY).


- good listener, diplomatic;

- a 'people' person;

- able to maintain one's wits while under pressure;

- able to think 'outside the box';

- readily open to new ideas, processes, procedures;

- willing to listen to other persons' ideas, whether these persons be at a junior or senior level to own position.


Have a good working knowledge of the French language.

Montreal, Quebec,
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