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Hydrographer, Marine Electrician, Electronic technician


Permanent position with growth opportunities


Hydrographer, June 2008 – November 2009

David Evans and Associates Inc. Marine Services Division, Vancouver, Washington

Responsible for the acquisition, processing and analysis of hydrographic data. Participated in multiple multibeam, side scan sonar, and single beam surveys over two field seasons. Worked on projects from data collection stages through processing to the preparation of the final reports. Familiar with NOAA surveying specifications

Head of the Oceanography Department, December 2004 – July 2006

Venezuelan Navy Oceanographic Research Vessel ARBV “PUNTA BRAVA” (BO-11)

Responsible for the survey planning, acquisition, processing, analysis of hydrographic-oceanographic data, as well as the maintenance and safe operation of scientific equipment. Participated in multiple hydro-oceanographic surveys. Served as a bridge officer. Considerably improved the survey capability by repairing key scientific equipment

Naval Observer aboard the US Research Vessel Seward Johnson II, March 2004

Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Indiana University, FUNVISIS

Assisted with the deployment of 15 temporary passive broadband sensors in the Caribbean

Participant in the US BOLIVAR Active Source Experiment, April 2004 – May 2004

Rice University, FUNVISIS

As part of the land crew, duties included the deployment of portable seismometers along 4 profiles

as well as their retrieval. Collaborated in the setup process of the recording equipment before each deployment. Attempted recovery of equipment lost in the field

Head of the Deck Division, February 2003 – May 2003

Venezuelan Navy Fluvial Transport ARBV “MARGARITA” (T-71)

Conducted multiple riverside operations. Assisted the Commanding Officer with navigation planning and military communication for decision making. Served as a bridge officer

Head of the Navigation and Towing Department, April 2001 – July 2002

Venezuelan Navy Oceangoing Tug ARBV “CA MIGUEL RODRIGUEZ” (RA-33)

Participated in buoy and lighthouse installation on the Venezuelan coast, boat towing, and naval operation control in war exercises. Served as a bridge officer

Head of the Navigation Department, July 2000 – April 2001

Venezuelan Navy Coast Guard Frigate ARBV “GENERAL MORAN” (GC-12)

Responsible for the maintenance and safe operation of navigation instruments. Served as a bridge officer and participated in navigation planning, maritime security, mobility, safety and national defense. Served to protect national resources around the Caribbean coast

Electrician, January 1994 – July 1995


Responsible for the maintenance and troubleshooting of a high frequency electrical welder which

produced metal frames for construction


Masters of Marine Science in Hydrography, December 2004

Naval School of Venezuela, Vargas State, Venezuela

Basic Course of Electronic and Communications Certificate Program, February 2003

Fuerza Armada de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela

Bachelor of Naval Science, July 2000

Naval School of Venezuela, Vargas State, Venezuela

Electrician, July 1994

Industrial Technician School Joaquin Avellán, Aragua State, Venezuela



Navy Officer with 6 years of experience managing naval and marine operations, leadership principles, management, seamanship and navigation principles, ship propulsion systems, preventive maintenance, and time and project management.

3 years of experience conducting hydrographic surveys in the United States and the Caribbean. Working knowledge of Hydrographic-Oceanographic equipment.

Proficient in the operation, calibration, and maintenance of navigation systems. Demonstrated ability to use schematics and underlying knowledge of electronic principles and techniques to diagnose electrical system failure



CARIS Hydrographic Information Processing System Training Course, 2009


Spanish – Native language

English – Advanced


Transportation Worker Identification Credential (Twic™)

Washington State Driver’s license

Current US Passport

Vancouver, WA,
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