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Technical Marine Operations Manager


(Marine) Electrical/Electronics Engineer seeks rewarding, challenging position in the Marine Industry.


05/ 2010-Currently employed

Crystal Cruises Inc. 2049 Century Park East, Century City, LA 90067

6 star plus Luxury Cruise liner ‘Crystal Serenity’ Electrical Engineer

Currently working at CCI Main office Los Angeles assisting Director Technical Operations (Marine Operations Dept.)

Responsibilities Include:

The Director of Technical Operations ensures that his/her assigned ship’s repair, maintenance, capital expenditure/refurbishment, preventative maintenance, equipment replacement and engineering operating policies, procedures and purchasing practices are in full compliance with the SMS.

In coordination with the Vice President Marine Operations he/she develops and maintains all guidance relating to technical matters and technical ships’ personnel.

In cooperation with the AMOS System Administrator and the CCI IT Department he/she manages all related issues relating to AMOS.

Perform installation, maintenance, repair and replacement of ALL marine electrical (AC/DC) and electronic systems for luxury ships Crystal Serenity/Crystal Symphony

Troubleshoot problems for vessels Engineering Department, provide recommendations for problem resolution; provide estimates to customer for repair, replacement, and installation according to problem diagnosis and repair/replacement recommendation. ?

Customer contact, parts order and follow-up.?

Communicate with manufacturer technical help.?

Perform routine and annual maintenance of customer boat electrical and electronic

Past experience Offshore ETO

Equinox LLC Sunset Plaza,CA 90069 03/2005 - 05/2010

Renaissance Cruises 04/2001-08/2001 Position held 1st ETO

P+O /Princess Cruises Southampton UK 03/1996 – 12/2000, Position held 2nd ETO

Served onboard SS Canberra, MV Oriana, MV Arcadia, Grand Princess

New build Grand Princess Monfalcone Shipyard Italy :

As an ETO,I was familiar with technical aspects of naval architecture and/or marine engineering, the administrative aspects of marine repair and the practical aspects of marine operations. Was required to undertake assignments and/or coordinate and direct others in the following areas: a. Project Engineering: Coordinate and define new vessel building projects from concept to delivery.

Pentow Marine Capetown, S.A 04/1995- 11/1995 Position held Chief ETO

Maersk Friesland 08/1994- 11/1994 Position held ETO

Spliethoff Beheer B.V Holland 09/1991- 08/1993 Position held ETO

Irish Naval Service 09/1989- 09/1990 Radio/Radar Officer


BA Graphic Design (Higher Hons) 06/ 2009 Santa Monica CA

NCEF Health and Fitness DCU,Dublin,Ireland 06/2001

BSc Marine Eng, Electronics & Communications 1994 UK… University of Southampton UK.


Fundamentals of the Safe Operation of Marine/Offshore High Voltage Power Systems 09/2010

WMF Coffee Machine ComBiNation F,F1,F2,S,Caffemat GMV Dec2010

STCW Basic Sea Survival 01/15/ 2010

ENG1 Medical 01/13/2010

GMDSS certification number 0614S

MCA UK Endorsed GMDSS 02/08/2010

BA Graphic Design (Higher Hons) 06/ 2009 Santa Monica CA

NCEF Health and Fitness DCU,Dublin,Ireland 06/2001

BSc Marine Eng, Electronics & Communications 1994 UK… University of Southampton UK.


Preventative maintenance /repair all Bridge equipment..Radar,Satellite VSAT/ PBX etc.

3 phase 400V electrical system and their maintenance,

- 3 phase 6.6 KV electrical system and their maintenance,

- power management system controlled by two redundant controllers

- Low Voltage and High Voltage Switchboards and their maintenance,

- instrument and valve calibration,

- 4-20 mA system,

- fire systems and their maintenance (safety),

- electrical and electronic safety system for boiler, fuel engine and turbine engine, air compressor, pump, generator (LV, HV turbine generator, diesel generator, control and monitoring panel),

- automatic and control system for crane, elevator (i.e. Liebher, McGregor, etc.),

- refrigeration plant

- All navigational bridge equipment SATNAV,Radar,Radio Communications.


Outgoing honest reliable trustworthy individual

Los Angeles, CA,
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