Yacht Captain Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Executive Summary

30+ years Experienced Professional in management, development, maintenance, safety, sales and customer service. Self-directed, hands-on, ability to undertake and successfully complete many projects in a timely and cost effective manner.

Core Qualifications
  • Boatman mariner
  • Generators
  • Diesel engines
  • Plumbing
  • Heavy equipment operator
  • Carpentry
  • Land use planning
  • Wildlife & fisheries management
Professional Experience
Yacht Captain, 08/2003 to 08/2013
Synopsys, Inc. Virginia, MN,
  • Oversaw operations of a 60 foot Sport Fisher, 33' Center Console, three additional small vessels
  • Jan 2012 added a 103 foot Expedition Yacht
  • Jan 2012 hired four new crew members
  • Managed procurement, repairs, logistics, 7 employees in remote locations throughout the Atlantic Ocean from Bermuda to Bahamas and Virgin Islands, also the entirety of the Caribbean Sea, and the Pacific Ocean from Nicaragua to Peru on Central American Coast, to Hawaii, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Samoa and the Kingdom of Tonga.
  • Operated annually under budget
  • Created safety planning and training
  • Developed employee manual and handbook
  • Designed and implemented extensive refit of 60 foot Sport Fisher
  • Designed and overseeing construction of new 44' Game Fishing vessel
Captain/Operations Manager, 2001 to 08/2003
Teleperformance Manquin, VA,
  • Executed integrated advertising campaign across multiple media channels.
  • Directed vessels and customers
  • Maintained vessels in fleet
  • Grew customer base
  • Refit and installed new engines in company charter vessel

Captain/Operation Manger assistant, 01/1997 to 03/1999
La Pantera Tours S.A. City, STATE,
  • Overseeing the operation, maintenance and safety standards of three vessels 60 to 80 feet in length.
  • Provisioning/Catering each day for up to 200 people
  • Insuring our quests satisfaction would keep the company as the leader in the chosen tours in a 14 Hotel/Resort area
Freelance Wildlife and Fishing Guide, 1990 to 08/1997
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  • Seasonal transitions from working as wildlife guide and fishing guide in southern US
  • Developed wildlife habitat
  • Guided clients inshore and offshore fishing
  • Maintained vessels
  • Maintained lodge, vehicles and farm equipment
Consultant, 04/1990 to 11/1990
  • Assessed potential marketing and fishery for tourism
  • Achieved after the general elections of 1990 and the end of the Contra War
Freelance Wildlife and Fishing guide, 05/1983 to 04/1990
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  • Built out a 5,000 sq. ft. lodge for sportsmen under a Master carpenter's supervision
  • Constructed new roads on 10,000 acre property
  • Enhanced wildlife habitat
  • Maintained farm equipment and vehicles as assistant
  • Charter fished as deckhand and captain in the Gulf of Mexico, St. Thomas, and Venezuela
  • Maintained vessel engine room, generator and other systems, upkeep of vessel and all tackle
Sales and Service Representative, 1979 to 03/1983
Instituto Nicaraquense De Tourismo City, STATE,
  • Started cleaning and repairing petroleum rental tools in Morgan City, LA
  • August 1979 promoted to slab foreman and transferred to Houma, LA
  • November 1979 promoted to dispatcher
  • January 1980 promoted and transfered to Corpus Christi, TX as Service and Sales Representative
: general studies, Expected in
Troy State University - Troy, AL

August 1977 - May 1978

: Diesel Repair Program, Expected in 2000
Ft Walton Vocational Tech - Ft. Walton , FL

Completed a night course in Diesel repair for ASE certification. Never went through apprenticeship to become ASE certified, however did pass ASE certification testing.

: agronomy, Expected in
Jefferson Davis Junior College - Brewton, AL

August 1978 - December 1978

: Merchant Mariner Master's License, Expected in 1996
Houston Marine School - New Orleans, LA

United States Coast Guard ~ MASTER ~ near coastal, steam and motor vessels of not more than 100 gross tons; also, Mate near coastal steam and motor vessels of not more than 200 gross tons

License #: 771280


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School Attended
  • Troy State University
  • Ft Walton Vocational Tech
  • Jefferson Davis Junior College
  • Houston Marine School
Job Titles Held:
  • Yacht Captain
  • Captain/Operations Manager
  • Captain/Operation Manger assistant
  • Freelance Wildlife and Fishing Guide
  • Consultant
  • Freelance Wildlife and Fishing guide
  • Sales and Service Representative