marine cheif engineer resume example with 17 years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Hard working, dedicated and well organized leader and mechanic savvy Marine vessel Chief Engineer accustomed to working long hours (12-18 hour days) on a 28 day straight work schedule, Also knowledgeable in vessel maintenance of engines, equipment and all paperwork for the vessel engine room, Seeking an opportunity to venture out into comparable type work and help bring my knowledge of hard work and experience of 13 years of the maritime life style and other mechanic and preventative maintenance type skills to other customers and businesses and effective teams.

  • Blueprint reading
  • Systems maintenance
  • Safety and compliance
  • Installation and repair
  • Equipment operation
  • Quality assurance standards
  • Tool repairs
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Assembly procedures
  • Equipment assembly
  • Initiative to work independently
  • Strategic thinker
  • Vessel inspection
  • Repair and fabrication
  • Mechanics
  • Project planning and specifications
  • Plans and documentation
  • Vessel maintenance
  • Ship log maintenance
  • Inventory procurement
  • Typing skills
  • Managing resources
  • Training
  • Strong verbal communication
  • TWIC and USCG fueling license and security clearance
  • Trained in emergency response
  • Extremely organized
  • Equipment maintenance
  • CPR certified
  • Effective time manager
  • HAZMAT handling
  • Inventory management
  • Troubleshooting
  • Effective team leader
  • Computer operations
  • Cargo tracking
  • Valid Louisiana driver's license
  • Excellent team-builder
  • Customer engagement
  • Recordkeeping
  • Client relationships
  • Office administration
  • Proper phone etiquette
  • Social media knowledge
  • Technologically savvy
  • Professional and mature
  • Meeting planning
12/2007 to Current
Marine Cheif Engineer Basic American Foods Cincinnati, OH,
  • Tasked with the preventative maintenance of such machinery as air compressors and high powered diesel engines and hydraulic steering systems.
  • Disclosed violations to applicable laws, regulations and company policies and took appropriate action steps.
  • Compiled and disseminated to the proper individual's daily reports on crews, issues, progress, and milestones.
  • Executed safety processes and procedures and directed crew members to contingency plans in case of dangerous cargo spills.
  • Supervised construction process to maintain compliance with contract specifications.
  • Collaboratively worked with other critical personnel including mechanics, and Port engineers and designers to ensure successful product launch.
  • Applied troubleshooting methods and best practices when machinery issues arose.
  • Recognized by Boat Captain for delivering high performance, which resulted in increased responsibility over peers.
  • Maintained and repaired a 12 million dollar towing vessel's electronics, and mechanical systems on board.
  • Did daily reports on vessel maintenance and fuel burn.
  • Held weekly safety meetings onboard vessel to inform crew of what actions to take in emergency situations.
  • Maintained engine room surfaces such as polishing equipment and painting.
  • Maintained a well organized workspace of tools and equipment.
  • Did bi weekly reports on inventory and ordering inventory and spare parts.
  • Fueled, and took on different lube oils for the vessel using proper procedures.
  • Tasked of disposing waste oils and other materials following proper Coast guard regulations and company policies.
  • Able to use such programs as Sinex and Laserfiche and Tow works.
  • Maintained proper receipts of supply orders and fuel purchasing.
06/2005 to 11/2007
Manager of a Oil Change and Mechanic Shop Speedee Oil Change City, STATE,
  • Collaborated with staff to maximize customer satisfaction, streamline procedures and improve bottom-line profitability.
  • Led employee performance reviews and discussed improvement strategies with each team member.
  • Trained and mentored new employees to maximize team performance and achieve daily performance objectives.
  • Managed day-to-day operations, including supervision and assignment delegation for 4 member team.
  • Trained multiple employees in inventory practices, POS systems and product knowledge.
  • Recruited and hired qualified candidates to fill team vacancies by posting openings.
  • Assessed employees' strengths and delegated tasks based upon expertise and knowledge.
  • Greeted and assisted all customers daily in high-traffic retailer.
  • Maintained high level of morale and team-work on production floor through frequent communication.
  • Monitored supplier operations to verify quality, delivery schedule and conformance to contract specifications.
  • Maintained open and professional team relationships to quickly identify and resolve issues.
  • Coached new team members on job tasks and performance strategies.
  • Helped with maintenance of customers vehicles and Troubleshooting issues.
  • Sold products to customers suing a mile maintenance platform.
  • Ran the cash register and counted money at the end of the night.
  • Did numerous mechanic type duties such as engine repairs break and tires repairs and other mechanic type duties.
04/2004 to 06/2005
Line Worker Textron Marine & Land Systems City, STATE,
  • Examined final products to check conformance with quality and design standards.
  • Used established assembly instructions to complete jobs in efficient and accurate manner.
  • Troubleshot problems with equipment to make repairs or report diagnostics to supervisors.
  • Organized all project components on work tables according to work flow.
  • Built and packaged products to complete daily work orders.
  • Volunteered to take on additional shifts during peak periods to keep projects with tight deadlines moving forward.
  • Moved items between machines, conveyors and transport equipment based on current production needs.
  • Assembled component parts of mechanical items and completed hand-finishing of final products.
  • Recognized and reported defective material and equipment.
  • Inspected finished products for quality and adherence to customer specifications.
  • Put together suspensions, armor plating, internal components, hydraulic hoses, mounted tires and winches on military amphibious armored vehicles on assembly line.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/2002
High School Diploma:
Fontainebleau High School - Mandeville, LA
Expected in
: Business And General Studies.
Delgado Community College - New Orleans, LA
Expected in 01/2020
Certificates: First Aid And Cpr, Deadly Gas Training, Hazmat
Florida Marine Transporters - Mandeville, LA,

these classes were held every ear to refresher and a certificate was received at the end of each course.

Expected in 06/2019
Certificates: Engineering Course
Florida Marine Transporters - Mandeville, LA,

This course was held every year so that the boat engineers could refresh and learn about the systems onboard their vessel such as the generator systems, main engines, some electrical and air systems, and hydraulic steering systems. Also these courses went over the different computer programs that would be used to enter daily maintenance and broken equipment and supply purchasing.

  • Became a mate of a vessel crew after 4 years of hire which is a leadership roll that helps the vessel Captain maintain the crew duties, paper work, putting barges together and other responsibilities of the vessel.
  • Went through multiple training courses with Florida Marine Transporters such as first aid and cpr, HAZMAT, dangerous liquids and gases and numerous engineering courses.
  • Received a promotion to Cheif engineer after being hired by the company in 8 years
  • Been a chief engineer for the company for 5 years.

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School Attended

  • Fontainebleau High School
  • Delgado Community College
  • Florida Marine Transporters
  • Florida Marine Transporters

Job Titles Held:

  • Marine Cheif Engineer
  • Manager of a Oil Change and Mechanic Shop
  • Line Worker


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Certificates
  • Certificates

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