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Marine Engineer

Shipboard Officer / Personnel / Crew
I am a qualified and experienced marine engineer and rig mechanic. Have currently been serving as a rig mechanic offshore in Brazil on a drillship called the Carolina. Gained lots of skills in heavy engineering and advanced hydraulics due to the maintenance on the drill floor equipment. Before that served as a third engineer with Maersk line looking after the four stroke generator prime movers and their associated systems, also helped the 2nd and 4th engineer if help was needed. Also served as the safety officer onboard the container ships whilst with Maersk Line. 
  • Hydraulics 4 years by 2015
  • Pneumatics 10 years by 2015
  • Heavy Engineering 10 years by 2015
  • Engines 10 years by 2015
  • Purifiers 7 years by 2013
  • Compressors 10 years by 2015
  • Drilling Operations 3 years by 2015
  • Shipboard operations 7 years by 2013
  • Rig Mechanic at Ventura Petroleo
    2013 April - Aug 2015
    Worked and performed maintenance on the drilling equipment and associated systems. Gained in depth hydraulics knowledge.
  • Third Engineer at Ventura Petroleo
    2012 August - Apr 2013
    Looked after the engine room and performed watch keeping on a 12 hour shift basis with the 2nd engineer. Performed routine planned maintenance on engines, purifiers, compressors etc.
  • Third Engineer at Maersk Line
    2011 April - Jul 2012
    In charge off looking after the generators and their prime movers onboard the container ships. Also served as safety officer whilst serving as a third engineer with maersk.
  • Second Engineer at Northstar Shipping
    2010 June - Feb 2011
    Regular watch keeping of engine room whilst on standby at rig location.
  • Third Engineer at Carnival UK
    2010 February - May 2010
    Carried out regular watch keeping duties alongside the second engineer. Also performed regular planned maintenance on equipment.
  • Engine Cadet/5th/4th engineer at Maersk Line
    2004 August - Nov 2009
    Did my cadetship with Maersk line and south tyneside college and earned an HND and NVQ level 3 in marine engineering. Once qualified served first as a 5th engineer and then was promoted to a 4th engineer looking after purifiers, compressors and boilers on board the container ships. Also performed regular watch keeping duties whilst on board.
  • HND
    Marine Engineering at South Tyneside College
    2004 - 2007
  • NVQ level 3
    Marine Engineering at South Tyneside College
    2004 - 2007
  • Certificate of Competency
    Marine Engineering at South Tyneside College/MCA
    2004 - 2007
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear,
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