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Mate, A.B


I would like to work as a mate or an A.B.


Clipper Navigation, Seattle

1st officer, 2008 - Present

• Assisted the Captain in all areas of navigation. Steered and operated high speed ferries, maintained log books in a precise manner. Maintained a radar watch and vessel look out.

• Inspected vessel to ensure safety of crew and passengers, efficient and safe operation of vessel and equipment, and conformance to regulations

• Directed and coordinated activities of crew and workers, such as loading and unloading, Line handling, docking operations, and safety

• Worked closely with the engineering crew in the maintaining of the ship's systems

Clipper Navigation, Seattle

Able Seaman, 2004 - 2008

• Assisted the captain and mate with duties, including lookout in low visibility

• The lead person on the fire and emergency team.

• Instructed new crew in line handling and mooring line safety

• Was responsible for general upkeep of the vessel

Cruise West, Seattle

Deck Hand, 2000 - 2003

• Lookout on the bridge after sundown, helmsman, assisted in navigation by taking fixes and assisting with radar navigation.

• Was responsible for maintaining the vessel. Chipping painting, wash downs, and minor repairs.

• Did shipyard work, grinding, repairs, painting, assisting



International Air Academy 1990

Airline training courses

H.S., required courses, 1988

Timberline High School, Lacey Washington



U.S. Merchant Marine Officer,

United States Coast Guard, Seattle

100 ton Master near Coastal 200 ton mate near coastal (500 gross tons ITC) 1600 ton mate inland (3000 gross tons ITC) and radar observer unlimited License #1214643

Able Bodied Seaman,

Merchant Mariner's Document, Seattle

Wiper, SD(FH) any unlicensed deck rating including AB


Federal Communications Commission, Seattle

Gmdss Radio operator's license


BST, 02

Fremont Maritime, Seattle

Basic safety Training. 4hr personal safety, 12 hour survival Techniques, 8 Hour first aid, 16 Hour Basic fire fighting

Advanced fire fighting, 08

Fremont Maritime Services, Seattle

Basic and advanced fire fighting course,

Damage control, 03

Fremont Maritime, Seattle

16 hour shipboard damage control training

Survival craft, 08

Seattle Maritime Academy, Seattle

31 1/2 hour survival craft training

Crisis Management, 00

Fremont Maritime, Seattle

16 hour crisis management and human behavior

Crowd management, 05

Victoria Clipper, Seattle

Crowd management training

Bridge Resource Management, 03

Crawford Nautical School, Seattle

3 day bridge resource management training


• Commended for dedicated work ethic and rewarded by steady promotions and training in all aspects of work.

• Resourceful, energetic, competent, multi-task and results-oriented.

• Met or exceeded all performance goals to date.

• Effective management, technical, and supervisory skills

Seattle, WA,
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