marine science technician resume example with 4 years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

I am transitioning from the Coast Guard after a four year enlistment. I was a Marine Science Technician during my career. I specialized in law enforcement, Port State Control, and pollution response. I was the lead Petty Officer at my unit as well as the Health Promotion coordinator.

  • -Knowledge of transportation of HAZMAT and what constitutes a hazardous material (as per 49CFR)
  • -Familiarity with Dangerous Cargo Manifest, levels of personal protective equipment, shipping instructions, and transportation requirements of different hazardous materials
  • Port State Control Examiner (19AUG12)
  • -provide safety and security exams on foreign, commericial vessels
  • -use international regulations (SOLAS, MARPOL, LOAD LINE, ETC,) as well as domestic regulations (Code of Federal Regulations) to ensure vessel is adhering to safe practices both in the United States and internationally
  • -conduct inspections of the vessel's bridge, state rooms, engine room, and deck based on international conventions as well as Operational Safety Health Administration and Standards of Training, Certifications, and Watchkeeping
  • -work directly with Customs and Border Patrol in ensuring a vessel has a sufficient Crew Control Security Plan
  • Foreign Freight Vessel Examiner (12APR12)
  • -qualified to be lead examiner on all foreign commercial freight vessels
  • -knowledge of different vessel types and layouts (break bulk, dry bulk, ro-ro, and container)
  • Coast Guard Boarding Officer (July 2012)
  • -enforce all applicable federal laws within our jurisdiction
  • -qualified marskman with pistol, shotgun, and rifle
  • -conduct high interest vessel boardings on both foreign and domestic vessels
  • -conduct boardings on recreational and commerical vessels based on other intel given
  • -conduct joint operations with Customs and Border Patrol, ICE, FBI, and other local agencies
  • Effective team leader
  • HAZMAT handling
  • Trained in emergency response
  • Confidential Security Clearance
  • Small arms weapons specialist
  • Extremely organized
  • Strong verbal communication
  • Strong verbal communicator
  • Intelligence gathering techniques
Northampton Community College Bethlehem, PA Expected in 2013 Associate of Arts : General Studies - GPA :

Marine Science Technician A-School (7OCT10)

Port State Control School (7OCT10)

Facility Insector School (7OCT10)

Pollution Response School (7OCT10)

MARPOL Course (05MAY11)

Container Inspector School (15JUL11)

Boarding Officer School (18MAY12)

HAZWOPER (August 2012)

Recruit Leadership Award (27MAR09)

Pistol Jessicasman (April 2010)

Rifle Jessicasman (April 2010)

Good Conduct Award (03FEB12)

FEMA ICS Training Completed

100 (April 2009)

200 (April 2009)

700 (April 2009)

800 (April 2009)

United States Coast Guard - Marine Science Technician
, STATE, 01/2009 - 01/2013

Marine Science Technician (October 2010-Present)

This course instructed qualified Coast Guard personnel in: Pollution investigation; Monitoring of federally funded cleanup of Oil and Hazardous Material spills; Port safety and security; Boarding commercial vessels; Providing scientific support for unit operations in support of missions of the Coast Guard; Environmental laws; Occupational safety; Dangerous cargo stowage and segregation; Cargo transfer monitoring; Leadership; Career information.

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  • Northampton Community College

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  • Marine Science Technician


  • Associate of Arts

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