To obtain the position as a Mariner and fulfill that position to the best of my ability and: maximize my skills and previous experiences to their full potential.
11/2008-3/2009 AHL Shipping Company- S/S New River (tanker) as Able Seaman
Duties performed but not limited to assisting in preparing the vessel for docking and undocking, including docking dock lines, and shore power cables. Maintaining and repairing of deck equipment, chipping and painting. Handling ship supplies and running gear; overhaul and stow equipment as directed; standing watch at sea to advise deck officer of impending hazards; steer vessels as directed. Connecting and disconnecting cargo hoses. Cargo watch, assisting of washing and cleaning of tanks and operating cranes.
1/2000 – 10/2008 Seabulk International/Seacore- Seabulk America (Chemical tanker) as Able Seaman
Duties are the same as above.
1998 – 2000 JER Construction – Construction Worker Supervisor
Duties performed but not limited to supervising of a staff of six workers; tiling; electrical; plumbing and carpentry.
1985 - 2000 Gilman Management Corp – Superintendent
Duties performed but not limited to repairing and maintaining a residential building with 86 units and its surroundings.
1973-1985 Merchant Mariner on British ships.
2001 SUNY – Maritime College at Fort Schuyler
Basic First Aid & CPR Certificate, Personal Survival Techniques Certificate, Basic Firefighting Certificate, Personal Safety & Social Responsibility
2001 Nassau County fire Service Academy
Basic Shipboard Firefighting Certificate
2001 Marine Technical Institute
Proficiency in Survival Craft (OSV) Certificate, Marlinespike Seamanship Certificate, Able Seaman Unlimited Certificate
1987 New York City Fire Department
NO. 6 Oil Burner Certificate
1981 Barbados, West Indies
Survival at Sea Course
1980 Vancouver BC Canada
Certificate of Qualifications as Able Seaman
1980 Barbados, West Indies
Fire Fighting Course
1972 St. Anthony’s Secondary High School, Barbados
High School Diploma