To continue employment within the marine industry and improve my knowledge, skills and experience in all sectors, either deck or shore based. I am an all rounder without limitations and am prepared to deal with any situation in a professional manner. My priorities are safety and a pleasant working environment amongst fellow crew.
I am residing in Spain at present, but am prepared to relocate, worldwide.
12/2008 – 05/2009 Captain/Engineer and instructor to new owner entering pleasure boating in Marbella.
07/2008 – 07/2008 Temp: Captain/Engineer. M/Y “Splash” Sunseeker 72 Predator on charter in Antibes,S.France.
06/2008 – 06/2008 M/Y “Splash” Temp: Captain/Engineer for owner, family and friends. Barcelona and Monaco.
11/2006 – 05/2007 Captain/Engineer. M/Y “Katherine”. Private, Princess 67 based in Florida, then Rio de Janeiro
08/2005 – 11/2006 Captain/Engineer M/Y “Maria Teresa” Private Princess 75, cruised all Med Ports, Gibraltar to
Monaco, Portugal, Canary & Balearic Islands
02/2003 – 06/2005 Captain/Enginner M/Y “Maria Teresa I” New Princess 65. Commissioned /delivered from UK
To Moscow by sea, 2800 sea miles/198 engine hours.
02/1998 – 01/2003 Owner/Captain M/Y “ Sargon” Fairline 36 in Spain running day charters and big game
1994 – 1997 1st Mate M/Y “Yazzi” Squadron 59 corporate charter boat in The Solent and Isle of White
1990 – 1993 Owner/Captain M/Y “Gullwing” Princess 38 based on The Medway and river Thames UK.
GCSE: English, Geography, Science, History, Art
City & Guilds: 4 years college mechanical engineer part I & II
RYA Yacht master commercial
MCA STCW95. Fire fighting, First aid, Sea survival, Personal responsibilities.
MCA Power boat advanced with commercial endorsement
RYA Coastal with commercial endorsement
RYA ICC personal watercraft, Jet Ski and ribs
RYA Short range VHF & radio telephony
City & Guilds 4 year mechanical engineering
PADI Open water diver
UK Full clean car and motorcycle license
With very good technical knowledge and mechanical skills, I have been able to troubleshoot, repair and carry out routine maintenance on all vessels I worked on including; engine and propulsion, steel, GRP, and wood, plumbing/sanitary systems, electrical and basic electronics. I am meticulous regarding hygiene and cleanliness and always give attention to detail.
Navigated without any incidences; West Atlantic Brazil and Florida, East Atlantic Morocco and Canary islands, Gibraltar Straits, Mediterranean from Gibraltar east to Monaco including all Balearics, English channel, North sea, River Elbe and Kiel canal, Baltic sea Germany to Sweden, Gulf of Finland to St: Petersburg and Russian inland waterways St: Petersburg to Moscow.
I am available at short notice and remuneration is negotiable.
Well presented, honest and reliable and always give attention to detail