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Cheif Engineer / Duty Engineer / Marine Engineer / Engineer


I would like to obtain an engineering job on an offshore vessel with a rotating schedual. One that bennifits from me being there as much as I bennifit from it.



11/2003 – 02/2009 Ocean Casino Cruises (HQ Dania Beach, FL)

9/2006- 02/2009 Chief Engineer

Supervise and maintain daily operations of the engineer plant on board the ship (100 ton).

Manage staff of 2-4 engineers and oilers.

Responsible for all equipment and supply orders

Scheduling and conducting regular maintenance

Hazardous waste disposal and clean up.

Supervise re-fueling operations.

Supervise Coast Guard inspections of engineering plant.

Ensure all engineering plant operations meet Coast Guard specs.

Ensure safety inspections are conducted regularly and passed

Special equipment experience includes: diesel engines, (including: Detroit Diesel 12V149TI, 16V92TI, 12V71, 8V71, 6-71, 3-71 / Catapiller 3412, 3408, 3406, 3116 / Cummings 855) centrifugal pumps, electrical motors, AC units, generators, switchboards and all galley equipment.

11/2003 – 9/2006 Duty Engineer (Sailing Engineer)

Maintain daily operations of the engineering plant on board the ship (100 ton).

Installing, maintaining and repairing equipment.

Assisted in hazardous waste disposal and clean up.

Assisted in safety inspections

3/1998 – 11/2003 Independent Contractor

Cable Splicer/Installer for multiple vendors

Assembly and installation of cable main lines.

Installed connections, amplifiers and splitters.

Aerial and underground lineman for the retrograde, new build splicing and activation of cable plants in various cities in US.

Read blueprints and maintained supplies for the construction of cable plants in various cities in US.

Installed classic, broadband and telephony for residential customers with various vendors.

7/1997 – 3/1998 Safe Touch Security, Jacksonville, FL

Alarm Installer

Installed and configured security systems for residential and commercial customers

Pre-wired security systems for residential and commercial new construction

Ensured high customer satisfaction during installation

11/1995 - 7/1997 Advanced Security, Jacksonville, FL

Security Officer

Maintained security logs on inspections for various job sites

Performed security rounds and inspections for various locations

6/1992 – 9/1995 US Navy, USS Spruance, Jacksonville, FL

Mechanical Engineer

Maintained and repaired all mechanical equipment on board ship including: centrifugal pumps, fresh water distillers, AC units, refrigeration plants, sewage plants, rescue boats, davits, underway replenishment rigging equipment,

Maintained ship logs on all equipment

Took readings on all machinery and reported findings to Chief Engineer

Scheduled maintenance and repairs for wenches and hydraulics

Emergency Responder

Conducted drills on simulated ship fires

Trained in self contained breathing apparatus.


8/2008 Lifeboatmen Training / Bluewater Marine

7/2008 Basic Safety Training / Bluewater Marine

7/2008 Personal Safety and Social Responsibility / Bluewater Marine

7/2008 First Aid and CPR / Bluewater Marine

3/2007 Basic and Advanced Fire Fighting (Coast Guard approved)

3/2007 Certified “Medical Person in Charge” (exp. 2012)

6/1992 - 9/1995 Multiple emergency responder courses – military trained

5/1992 Forest High School graduate


Designated Duty Engineer (DDE) Unlimited

License # 1187793 (exp. 5/2012)

MMD #134099 (exp. 5/2012)

TWIC (exp. 5/2012)

Valid Passport #446156313


I have very good trouble shooting skills.

I have extensive knowledge on alot of differnt mechanical systems as I have worked on almost a dozen ships serving in the capacity of Chief or Duty Engineer.


My STCW-95 Certificat and Assistant Engineering endorsment on my License are in processing with the Coast guard and I should have them anyday. (Today is Feb 24, 2009)

I am willing to travel.

Atlantic Beach, FL,
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