Captain78: Professional skipper with a world circumnavigation experience, charter work, 100.000+ sea miles Licensed to boats up to 24 metres with passengers. P.A.D.I instructor, Decompression chamber operator, Saturation diver. I am looking for a paid position on a private yacht/ charter sail or power vessel. Polite, punctual, thorough with high level of self discipline and good engineering know how. I am Single, in-date MCA medical and STCW95.
My name is Isaac here is a brief overview of my employment history:
2006-2014 : Skippered and chartered a steel sailing yacht on a 7 year trip around the world, UK to France, Portugal, canaries, Cape Verde, West Indies, Venezuela, A.B.C's, San Blas/Panama canal, Galapagos, Marquisas, Tuamotus, Society islands, N. Cook Is/Suvarow, Tonga, New Zeeland, Australia, Indonesia, Cocos Keeling, Rodriguez, Mauritius, Reunion Is, South Africa, St. Helena, West Indies, Bermuda, Azores and back to the UK.
2004-2006 : Spent two years rebuilding a 43' steel sailing yacht and replacing old systems with new including some re plating work.
2002-2004 : Freelance boat fitter/builder around the Hamble, Southampton, UK.
1983-2002 : Following training as a Deep Sea Diver in Plymouth and Fort William UK I worked as a Commercial diver in the North Sea oil and gas industry during the summer months and continued sailing as a delivery skipper around the Med. Also, qualified as a P.A.D.I Open Water Scuba Instructor and trained clients to dive on a one to one basis aboard their yachts in exotic places.
1977-1983 : Qualified as a Skipper, commercially endorsed to carry passengers on international voyages. Employed by 'K. Cruises' and 'Lucky Divers' operating various large sail and motor live a board vessel in the Red Sea for recreational divers, type of vessels include a three masted schooner of 120' L.O.A, 70' gaff cutter, 100' dive motor yacht, 55' Sparkman and Stevens Ketch and more. Our clients were from the U.S.A and Europe, they remained on board for periods of 6-12 days demanding a high level of hospitality and care. During that time we carried out a few diving expeditions including a filming expedition with the 'National Geographic Society' to Ras Muhamad, Red Sea.
1974-1977 : Naval service.
1970-1974 : Four year Deck section diploma at the Nautical College 'Seaways'. Trained as a deck officer for the merchant navy.
Engine, Transmission and stern gear installation,
Plumbing, pumps, sanitary system replacement.
Gas system and cooker installation to meet the relevant gas regulations and always inspected by a 'corgi, engineer before commissioning.
Mast and rigging replacement.
Past repair and maintenance experience with Caravel planked vessels, work-tops and sole flooring replacement, internal/external joinery work including re decking.
G.R.P repair and fabrication,
Hull prep and re paint to a high standard, varnishing.
Welding and steel work fabrication using M.M.A or M.I.G.
Electronic equipment installation such as radar, auto pilot, radio and instruments.
Marine salvage experience.
Decompression chamber operator/supervisor experience, endorsed by 'Ocean Technical Services'.
None Destructive Testing, Ultrasonics etc.
Mobile no. 07935840637 From abroad: 00447935840637