Boat Captain Resume Samples

A Boat Captain maintains the ultimate command and control of the operating vessel. The job description includes ensuring that all legal standards are adhered upon in both the vessel and crew and paying specific attention to environmental issues like oil spills and pollutant emission. A professional Boat Captain Resume mentions the following duties and tasks – taking responsibility for safe operation of the vessel, investigating damages to the vessel, monitoring and checking oil spills, interviewing and hiring crew members, navigating vessels using maps and radars; monitoring daily progress of vessel and procuring fuels, supplies, and equipment.

Key skills expected from job applicants include – in-depth knowledge of cargo storage, navigation and vessel maintenance; strong man-management skills, a sharp eye for details, proficiency with software on the vessel and investigative skills. Eligible candidates must be educated to a degree level and possess qualifications related to vessel operations.

Boat Captain Resume example

Boat Captain Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that utilizes both strong mechanical aptitude and marine training with a growth-oriented company, offering opportunity for advancement and professional development.

Skills : Customer Service, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Effectively communicated with passengers to provide a safe and educational high-quality Eco Tour.
    2. Maintained and managed the upkeep of vessels; Coast Guard inspected and packs.
    3. Effectively managed business operations by maintaining records and files, preparing cost and inventory reports and ordering supplies.
    4. Responsible for employee schedules, gas logs, and Coast Guard logs.
    5. Performed duties beyond normal working hours to adequately respond to emergencies and fix unsafe conditions.
    6. Inspected and performed routine and preventative maintenance on equipment to ensure the highest quality.
    7. Operated self-elevating lift boats Maintained all records and logs Supervised all crew members to ensure efficient operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Boat Captain I Resume

Objective : A creative and resourceful individual seeking a challenging position that can excel in with a respected organization. A fast learner and have gathered many years of experience as a Boat Captain.

Skills : Heavy equipment operator, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. First Mate Hours worked per week Phoenix fishing vessel Examined fishing gear and life-saving equipment.
    2. Determine the geographical position of the vessel upon request of the captain, using Loran and GPS Assumed command of fishing vessel when requested.
    3. Located schools of finfish and other marine life by observation from the masthead.
    4. Directed and coordinated activities of crew and workers, such as loading and unloading, operating signal devices, fishing and repairing defective equipment.
    5. Calculated sighting of the land, using electronic sounding devices and following contour lines on a chart.
    6. Monitored sonar and navigational aids and read gauges to verify sufficient levels of hydraulic fluid, air pressure, and oxygen.
    7. Inspected vessel to ensure the safety of crew and passengers, efficient and safe operation of vessel and equipment and conformance to regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Boat Captain I Resume

Objective : An ambitious Finance graduate who is focused on acquiring and honing useful academic and business skills inside and outside the classroom. Seeking to combine academic achievements.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Windows Xp, Windows Vista.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the safe and efficient operation and performance of the crew, vessel, and tow.
    2. Ensuring that the equipment is kept neat, clean and in good working order.
    3. Reported any and all violations abroad vessel. Company policies, rules, and regulations are followed.
    4. Instructed the crew to be courteous to all persons on the fleets, docks, locks, etc.
    5. Post emergency procedure checklist and ensure the crew was familiar with their respective stations and duties in case of an emergency.
    6. Frequent regular inspections of crew quarters, heads, the galley, and all other areas of the boat and tow to ensure neatness, cleanliness.
    7. Held a ton master inland license and worked on several tour boats performing various duties, including captain, deckhand, reservations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Jr. Boat Captain Resume

Objective : Boat Captain, dive instructor and previous business owner of Valentines Dive Center, Harbour Island. Also responsible for managing private motor yachts, management of crew and operating expenses.

Skills : Customer Service, Captain.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the safe navigation and operation of a boat from point a to point b.
    2. Ensured the boat had oil, fuel, ran maintenance, change filters.
    3. Ensured safety of crews/cargo to docked ships. Ran whale watch tours in jet boats.
    4. Ran with one deckhand and was in charge of all maintenance, training, and safety.
    5. Operated push tug, model bow tug, push tug, and various other small tugs and support vessels for heavy Marine construction and dive operations.
    6. Offshore Fishing Charters Take clients out deep sea fishing Perform necessary maintenance on a vessel as required Confirm all regulations.
    7. Ensure the safety and well being of passengers Maintain license requirements Maintained all necessary accounting records.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Boat Captain/Executive Resume

Objective : Resourceful, conscientious, motivated experience repairing, computers, printers and audio visual equipment in an educational setting. Proven track record of building and growing internal and external partnerships.

Skills : Realtracs, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Captain of single vessel oil spill containment boom vessels in support of the Exxon Valdez spill cleanup effort.
    2. Served as sheen crew coordinator with responsibility for the deployment and coordination of vessels.
    3. Expedited supplies and personnel by helicopter. Received 24 hour oil response training and certification.
    4. Functioned as a marine guide and emergency marine ambulance to transport injured workers to medical assistance barge.
    5. Maintained contact with government agencies regarding Line upsets, oil spills, and emergency situations.
    6. Ran zip liners down the Gastineau Channel to our site and back in two different 28' Bentz jet boats.
    7. Pulled the boat up on the beach to load and unload the passengers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Technician

Boat Captain II Resume

Headline : A creative and resourceful individual seeking a challenging position that can excel in with a respected organization. A fast learner and have gathered many years of experience as a Boat Captain.

Skills : Customer Service, Captain.

Description :

    1. Operate passenger tour boats according to established routes and schedules.
    2. Maintain records and logs on arrival and departure times, inspections, maintenance, radio and passengers served.
    3. Explain and provide information on surroundings to include the local architecture and downtown history.
    4. Provide information to the public at the launching and docking area. Maintain current charts, certificates, and licenses.
    5. Collect ticket/receipt from passengers and provide information to passengers.
    6. Perform maintenance on the boat and take a boat to be serviced to include refueling, for repairs and maintenance plus inspections.
    7. Confer with maritime officials and the Coast Guard through radio or direct telephone contact.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Boat Captain/Analyst Resume

Objective : Experience fishing - both for pleasure and professionally Prior to years of international experience in Boating/Captain life, worked in Sales - promoting and developing a exclusive treatment facility.

Skills : Scuba diving, Fishing experience.

Description :

    1. Skippered offshore supply vessel in the delivering parts, supplies, and personnel to offshore platforms.
    2. Performed all aspects required to operate and maintain crew boat, eg. Boat logs, crew safety, and training.
    3. Directed vessel maintenance, ordered supplies and groceries for the crew, etc.
    4. Master for the last four years with no reportable accidents, injuries or damage to property.
    5. Try to uphold standards of seamanship with the highest integrity with safety to crew and vessel at all times.
    6. Morals and standards expect the crew to hold as well.
    7. Imagine this has cost a few jobs, yet will continue to operate without compromise to safety or the environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School

Asst. Boat Captain Resume

Objective : To secure full-time employment, that will utilize sales experience, in which knowledge and skills will contribute to an organization's goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Power point, Access.

Description :

    1. Set ships' courses that avoid reefs, outlying shoals, or other hazards, using navigational aids, such as lighthouses or buoys.
    2. Direct courses and speeds of ships, based on specialized knowledge of local winds, weather, water depths, tides, currents, and hazards.
    3. Steer ships into or out of berths or signal tugboat captains to berth or unberth ships.
    4. Prevent ships under their navigational control from engaging in unsafe operations.
    5. Give directions to crew members who are steering ships.
    6. Provide assistance in maritime rescue operations.
    7. Provide assistance to vessels approaching or leaving seacoasts, navigating harbors, or docking and undocking.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Boat Captain Resume

Summary : Enthusiastic, highly motivated with the ability to work under pressure Possess excellent presentation and organizational skills Ability to design fluid systems and machine elements Possess good knowledge.

Skills : Mat lab, Excel, Lab view, Maple.

Description :

    1. Daily projects in a timely manner, and provided customer service.
    2. Daily Duties and Maintenance: Diesel and outboard gasoline engine checks and service.
    3. Generator operation and service, battery banks and inverter. Freshwater systems, holding tanks and pumps.
    4. Responsible for transporting Hotel guests to and from their hotels.
    5. Effectively communicated with passengers to provide a safe and educational high-quality Eco Tour.
    6. Successfully completed all repairs and maintenance work to company standards.
    7. Maintain all vessels with the help of other dockhands.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering

Associate Boat Captain Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that utilizes both strong mechanical aptitude and marine training with a growth-oriented company, offering opportunity for advancement and professional development.

Skills : Boat captain, Auto sales.

Description :

    1. Operated and maintained vessels that take cargo and people over water.
    2. These vessels travel to and from domestic ports along the coasts, and along many inland waterways.
    3. Operated and maintained non-military vessels. Followed the vessel's strict chain of command.
    4. Ensured the safety of all people and cargo on board with the overall command of the vessel.
    5. Responsible for the safety of the crew and cargo.
    6. Supervised the work of other officers and the crew, ensured that proper safety procedures are followed.
    7. Ton Master Workers in water transportation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Boat Captain Resume

Summary : Highly self-motivated and goal oriented individual that works well alone or on a team. Versatility to unplanned and unexpected situations has taught the importance of team work.

Skills : Great communication, Social skills, Sales Management.

Description :

    1. Steer and operate vessels, using radios, depth finders, lights, etc.
    2. Inspect vessels to ensure efficient and safe operations.
    3. Direct, train and coordinate crew members in the operation and maintenance of vessels.
    4. Maintain records of daily activities such as personnel reports, weather conditions, passenger status, etc.
    5. Working directly with the public to ensure a positive experience.
    6. Demonstrated experience in commercial tour boat operation.
    7. Successful training of numerous crew members and captains.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA