04-28-2009, 08:52 PM
There is a number of recruiters advertizing ongoing various vacancies for professionals with superyacht/cruiseship experience on behalf of a international Interior fitout company based in Dubai.
Projects in Dubai, Europe, South America etc
BE AWARE - Extreme caution is advised if considering an offer
06-25-2009, 11:33 AM
I am looking for a job onboard .
09-12-2009, 02:01 PM
Michael S. McDonald
Experienced Marine Mechanic, Wyotech Graduate
Home 386-676-2768 School 800-881-2264
Home Address Campus Address
298 S. Ridgewood AVE 470 Destination Daytona Lane
Ormond Beach, FL 32174-6445 Ormond Beach, Florida 32174
Seeking a position as an entry level engineer in the shipping industry, which would make use of my proven abilities in marine mechanics, diesel engines, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, boilers, steam systems, electronics, and open and closed loop a/c systems.
I am skilled in the service and repair of steam turbines, welding(stick, MIG, and TIG), boilers , steam systems, shipboard A/C systems, diesel and gasoline engines and electronic controls, navigation and GPS systems, generators, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
WyoTech Daytona, Ormond Beach, Florida
Marine Technology Training– Graduation Date: Aug 14, 2009
• 1000 Hours, 24 Week Training in the following areas:
• 250 Hours in Lecture/Lab Stern Drive Vessel Power Transmission
• 250 Hours in Lecture/Lab Inboard Engine Propulsion Systems
• 250 Hours in Lecture/Lab Diesel Engines, Power Generation, and Marine Electrics
• 250 Hours in Lecture/Lab Outboard Engine Propulsion Systems; including Rigging
Exposure to Personal Watercraft Technology Throughout Training
School Name, Elgin Hydrostatic Drive School
Hydraulic systems repair. 1993
School Name, Elgin Electronics School
Electronics Technology 1993
School Name, Leach Silver Service School 1993
School Name, NAPA Mobile Air Conditioning Certification School 1993
School Name, Sperry-Vickers Hydraulic Pump and Valve School 1982
School Name, US Navy Hydraulic Class C School 1981
Great Lakes, IL
High School, Hammond High School, Hammond, LA 1980
Driver, Circle L Trucking, Denver, Co, 06/99-11/08
Drove a Semi-truck cross-country.
Field Service Technician, Faris Machinery Company, Denver, Colorado, 02/93 - 06/99
Serviced and repaired heavy equipment for warranty as field service technician at heavy equipment dealership. Performed repairs on Elgin street sweepers, Leach trash compactors, Ingersoll Rand generators, light sets, and asphalt compaction equipment, and Blau-Knox paving equipment.
Mine Mechanic B, Pikes Peak and Victor Mining Company, Cripple Creek, Colorado, 03/92-02/93
Worked as fleet mechanic at gold mine on heavy mining equipment, such as Caterpillar D-8 and D-9 bulldozers, 777 haul trucks, and 992 wheel loaders.
Infantryman, US Army, Ft. Benning, Ga, 03/88-03/92
Was Ranger qualified rifleman in US Army
Mechanic, Southeast Hydraulics, Hammond, Louisiana, 10/86 - 03/88
Did hydraulic and mechanical work on contract to Louisiana Power and Light heavy equipment, such as Caterpillar and John Deere bulldozers and loaders, and High Ranger bucket trucks.
Mechanic, Hammond Undercarriage, Hammond, Louisiana, 12/84-10/86
Worked as a mechanic and welder on heavy equipment and tracked vehicles, such as Caterpillar, John Deere, Case, and Massey-Ferguson bulldozers, and front end loaders.
Machinist Mate, US Navy, Norfolk, Va, 12/80-12/84
Worked on ship systems, stationed on USS Dwight D Eisenhower for 4 years. Repaired and maintained aircraft elevators, UNREP winches, capstains, anchor windlass', steering systems, auxillary boilers, emergency diesel generators, air conditioning systems, steam heating systems, and water purification systems.
Hammond Undercarriage, 06/78 - 12/80
Worked as mechanic and welder on heavy equipment.
HONORS AND AWARDS
Wyotech: Honor Roll
US Army: Army Commendation medal(2), Airbourne wings, Ranger Tab, Expert Marksmanship Badge, Combat Infantry Badge, Air assault wings, Good
conduct medal, expeditionary medal, National Defence medal, Unit citation, Army Occupation Medal.
US Navy: Navy Good conduct medal, 2 battle efficiency medals, Expeditionary medal.
Faris Machinery Company: Leach Silver Service award
Boating, Fishing, Tinkering with high performance automobiles and boats, I am a member of an off shore powerboat racing team as a crewchief/throttleman, and I like to play guitar.
NAPA Mobile Air Conditioning Certification.
Class A CDL
Leach Silver Service Certification
Shop Foreman, Faris Machinery Company
Marine Department Chairperson, Wyotech
Marine Inboard Engine Instructor
05-29-2010, 07:40 AM
I have experience onboard several private and charter yachts for over 18 yaers. I'm a U.S. citizen willing to re-locate. Have possessed a U.S. coast gaurd captains license and padi open water diver also. I speak fluent english and spanish. Several references upon request. Contact me at email@example.com. thank you.