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Naval Architect


I would like to find a challenging position as a Naval Architect. In this position I will be able to use all of my skills and knowledge as well as gain invaluable experience that will stay with me throughout my career.


September – January 2007

Work Term 6 – Employed by: Genoa Design International

Constructed vessel components in Ship Constructor 2008 using information provided by clients in AutoCad 2008

Organized and analyzed data from previous projects, using Microsoft Excel, to determine a production rate

Summarized data analysis progress in a technical report format using Microsoft Word

January – May 2007

Work Term 5 – Employed by: SBM IMODCO

Worked as a member of the structural group.

Edited engineering structural drawings using Microstation.

Completed stress analysis on an offshore buoy lift design using SACS.

Participated in an FPSO rebuild project. Reviewed ultrasonic testing results and compared with requirements to determine which scantlings required replacement.

May – September 2006

Work Term 4 – Employed by: Department of National Defence

Worked with Concept Design group.

Designed the structural elements of a new Navy warship to the standards of Lloyd’s Registar.

Constructed structural components in AutoCAD 2000 for ease of visualization.

Completed a weight estimate of total structural steel required to construct the vessel.

August – December 2005

Work Term 3 – Employed by: Husky Energy

Worked with the Health and Safety Division

Helped in maintaining and updating the Regulatory List – Dealt regularly with personnel from C-NLOPB and DNV to receive feedback and updates.

Entered Inspection reports, Audit Reports and Investigation Reports into OmniSafe

Attended external Audits done on suppliers

January - April 2005

Work Term 2 - Employed by: Centre for Marine Simulation (CMS)

Helped develop mathematical ship models to run in the Full Mission Bridge Simulator. Used both the new Kongsberg ship model development software and the DMI software.

Documented each step of each model development process

Used AutoCad to extract vessel particulars from drawings and to create a Perspective Grid

Created numerous plots in Excel pertaining to different ship characteristics for comparison purposes

June - August 2004

Work Term I - Employed by: Fisheries, Food & Allied Workers (FFAW)

Measured fish hold volumes for vessels of the inshore fleet

Used the program Rhinoceros to determine the volume of vessels with curvature

Calculated fish hold measurements using stability booklets and general arrangement drawings provided by vessel owners

Corresponded frequently with fishermen regarding their questions and concerns on the project



Memorial University of Newfoundland

Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science

Bachelor of Engineering Co-op Program


Roncalli Central High School, Avondale

Graduated with first-class honours from Grade 12


Emergency First Aid Certificate

WHMIS Certificate

NCCP Certificate

Pleasure Craft Operator Certificate

Restricted Operators Certificate

Valid driver’s license


Computer skills include: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Power Point, AutoCad, Rhinoceros, C++, Microstation, SACS, Ship Constructor

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Hardworking, enthusiastic and determined



Member of Engineering 2008 Graduation Committee

Active Member of Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)

Active Member of Student Society of Petroleum Engineers (SSPE)

Member of the 251 Southern Cross Sea Cadet Corporation (1997-2003)

Volunteer with Parish Fundraising Activities

Hr. Main, Newfoundland,
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