To obtain a postion as a fireman/oiler/watertender on an offshore ship.
Damage Controlman Second Class Petty Officer
May 1998 - May 2012
United States Navy | Norfolk, VA
Government and Military
Train all newly reported enlisted and officer personnel in basic damage control and perform maintenance on all portable and installed damage control equipment.
I trained all newly reported enlisted and officer personnel on basic damage control, flooding control, and chemical, biological, and radiological defense. Additionally, I also gave training on all positions on the ship's fire parties. I was also responsible for the maintenance on all portable and installed damage control equipment. This includes all fire extinguishing agents(AFFF, HALON, APC) conducting repair locker inventories, SCBA equipment, Gas Free Engineering equipment, and air quality tests. I also conducted Heat Stress safety test before drills were conducted in the Main engine spaces and did periodic inspections of spaces for damage control discrepancies.
Fire Marshall, Gas Free Engineer, Repair Party Leader, Damage Control Training Team Member, Team Leader, Investigator
Certification, Qualifed Member Of the Engineering Department,
June 2012 - June 2012
Mid Atlantic Maritime Academy | Virginia Beach, VA
Certification as Qualified Member of the Engineering Department-Fireman,Oiler,Watertender, Proficiency in Survival Craft, Basic Survival Techniques, Firefighting
High School or equivalent, General Studies,
August 1990 - June 1994
River Valley High School | Caledonia, OH
Graduated with a diploma.
Gas Free Engineer
United States Navy
Perform air quality tests, flammablility, and toxic gas tests inside all closed compartments on board ship.
HONORS & AWARDS
Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, Navy Unit Commendation, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Service Medal, Navy/Marine Corp Achievement Medal, Kosovo Campaign Medal, Navy "E" Ribbon
Firefighting, flooding control, CBR defense, investigator Intermediate
I served in the United States Navy as a Damage Controlman Second Class Petty Officer from 1998 to 2012. I was stationed on four different ships and been involved in several operations from Kosovo to Enduring Freedom and Iraqi freedom. While on board, I was responsible for instructing Damage Control techniques to all newly reporting enlisted and officer personnel. I also was responsible for performing on all portable and installed Damage Control equipment