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Crane Operator

Vessel Operations


I have been in the offshore Inc. since 1990 in Alaska, started in the fishing Inc. till 1999 A/B and engineer to dredging Inc. operating dredge arm and cranes, winches, doing pump ashore from hopper in local states, to the oil field crane lowing tools and equipment to Rov or diver drill floor loading and unloading equipment at sea or dock. Overhead gantry crane for riser piping. MSC fast lift vessel seagoing Crane operator container etc. background in driving trucks 18 to straight dump, hot shot CDL, assembling and disassembling drilling rig, P & A  Pita work pipeline shut down at refinery, heavy lift salvage vessel, platform, etc, crane, boson, A/B seaman, deck foreman is the position desired.


01/2013-Present    Bosun, AB Seaman, Helix Energy Solution., Houston,TX

              Supervise deck crew of duties of the day and night work on tools and Equipment

                    HELO Operator, do weekly PM’s on Fire Equipment ,Maintenance on deck lowing

                    And recovering Lifeboats or FRC, Asst., in Drills , Fueling Helicopter.  Report to


03/2011-01/2013   Crane Operator, Cal Dive International, Inc., Broussard, LA

                              Loading and unloading at sea or dock lower tools and equipment to diver. Communicating with supervisor on watch radio order to send down tools, etc, daily logs, daily checks, weekly maintenance, inspect lifting gear, oil levels

07/2010-03/2011   Crane Operator, Aban Offshore LTD, Egmore Chennal, India

                              Loading and unloading equipment, tools to vessel or dock at sea onto drill floor, moving tools for subsea BOP equipment taking order from tool pusher to supervisor picking up pipe form the hitch or riser bin fueling equipment at the end of the day

09/2009-06/2010   Assistant, Blackwater Diving, LLC, Morgan City, LA

Assistant engineer, engine room watch, transfer fuel, water, make rounds, pump water and fuel, maintenance on engine switch over generator crane lifts.

11/2007-08/2009   Crane Operator/AB Seaman, Maritime Management Services, Seatac, WA

                              Loading and unloading at sea or dock, lower tools and equipment to driver, communicating with supervisor on watch radio, order to send down tools, etc, daily logs, daily checks, weekly maintenance, inspect lifting gear oil level

04/2007-10/2007   AB Seaman, Premier Pacific Seafoods, Ins, Seattle, WA

Mother ship vessel in Alaska fishing maintenance on deck, crane work, 4 on bridge, watch and nav.

02/2006-04/2007   Consulting & Supervisor, J.L. Harrell Consulting, Tylertown, MS

                              Inspect rigs, supervise crew to repair or disassemble rigs or platforms, run high pressure test for gas and oil production, fill out daily reports, running pipe-lines, rebuilding pumps, etc

09/2004-01/2006   AB/Boson/Crane Operator, Seafer International Union, Harvey, LA

MSC fast lift vessel contracted to the US Navy, deck maintenance, crane work, many types of training, etc.

06/2004-09/2004   Crane Operator, Blake Offshore, Metaire, LA

                              Jackup drill vessel in the gulf, tap into well to repair, remove, drill unloading or off load piping, personal transfer, tools equipment.

09/2003-05/2004   Crane Operator, Oceaneering International, Inc., Morgan City, LA

                              Lowing tools to equipment to the sea floor to ROV in the gulf, onloading at the dock, communicating with the ROV pilot to lower or come up on loads, daily and weekly checks.

07/1999-08/2003   Dredgtender/AB Pipe man, Bean Dredging, New Orleans, LA

                              Operator and control, dredg-arms pumping product into a hopper if it is sand it is pump ashore to build up surface, etc, repair pumps and many other equipment that was not in working order, crane work and running winches to set anchor.

07/1991-07/1999   AB/Asst. Engineer, Cascade Fishing, Inc., Seattle, WA

                              Fishing Inc in Alaska processing fish head and guts and packing in loading into freezer in offloading at sea or Dutch harbor, AK. A factory foreman to motivate the crew in E/R, to maintain EMD engine transfer, fuel daily checks, add oil, sound tanks, pump water, etc, communicate with the bridge and chief engineer.


06/2012                 Cal dive School and Training, Port Fourchon, LA

Firefighting, rigging, CPR

02/2012                 Southern Crane & Hydraulics, LLC, Homua, LA

Crane Operator, Rigging

02/2001                 Delgado Community College, New Orleans, LA

STCW, Firefighting, first aid, water survival

 02/1996                Houston Marine, New Orleans, LA

A/B exam, Prep training

 11/1987                Superior Trucking School, Houston, TX

Truck driving, prep and training


Skills; A/B unlimited, crane operator, oilier, truck driver, pipe fitter, dredgtender, winch operator, bridge watch stander, rigger, fire-fighter, heavy lift operator.

Cranes operated; Knuckle Boom, Gantry, Bailey, Tech, American, Link Belt, Seatrax, Marathon, Hydra lift, Hampton, MacGregor


Diploma, Woodrow Wilson High School, Long Beach, CA

A/B unlimited, TWIC Card, OMSA Safe Gulf Card, STCW 95, Damage Control, Firefighting, Crane Operator, CDL Class A Hazmat Pass Port, CPR, Rigging, First Aid, Water Survival, Huet


Available upon request.

Mccomb, Mississippi,
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