Deckhand Resume Samples

A Deckhand works mainly in the maritime fields and fulfills various tasks such as – preparing cabins for patrons, handling ship equipment, maintaining and cleaning machinery, painting and repairing ship areas and communicating information to crew members and maritime authorities. The job description and duties that are typically listed on the Deckhand Resume include – assisting in preparing barges for loading or discharging of products at ports; building and breaking tow using lines, winches and ratchets; greasing and maintaining machinery; and helping with other duties such as transferring rigging, cooking, assisting in making bridges and standard housekeeping and watching keeping duties.

Career advancements are bright for this position, hence the following skills will pave to be a ladder to success – the ability to lift and move heavy objects, attention to details, physical fitness, good hand-eye coordination, knowledge of maritime safety and valid driver’s license. Most of the job applicants display in their resumes training from accredited institutions.

 

Deckhand Resume

Objective : A dedicated veteran of the U.S. Navy with some past experience as a Deckhand on board the USS Ronald Reagan. Fast learner and dedicated to completing a job safely and thoroughly. Always willing to learn more.

Skills : Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Sweep and washes decks using broom, brushes, and mops.
    2. Loads or/and unloads material from dredges.
    3. Paint decks on USCG Hamilton using brushes.
    4. Lubricates machinery and equipment before cutting metal and steel.
    5. Tours decks during watch to caution passengers engaged in unsafe practices and ensure departure of passengers at end of voyage.
    6. Supervise welders while conducting hot-burning to prevent fires.
    7. Conduct installation repair on USCG Hamilton.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Education And Training


Deckhand/Chef Resume

Objective : Looking for a job with a fast pace company with opportunities to advance. ABILITIES I am hard working highly motivated team player with a great sense of humor, fast learner and have a good attitude at work. I am on time and get alone with everybody.

Skills : IM a good Leader owened my own christmas tree lots for 4 years. Im very motivated i pick up the slack of others and very reliable person , very positive person and have really good communication skills.

Description :

    1. Keeps company vessels neat and clean by mopping, scrubbing, and painting.
    2. Stand for prolonged periods of time, often while using tools.
    3. Carries and operates pumps to remove drainage water from barge compartments.
    4. Uses ratchets, winches, and other tools to couple barges together for safe navigation.
    5. Lift and carry heavy equipment (75lbs+), up and down stairs, 200+Ft.
    6. Work as a team in a safe and orderly fashion.
    7. Navigate pilot safely into lock and dam facilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Apprentice Miner Certificate


Deckhand/Captain Resume

Objective : Any kind of work im very easy going and can adapt to change of work and willing to learn i wanna learn and im very opened minded i never been fired from a job , im never late,responsible, dependable. Warehouse work late night shifts my hours are so flew able. I been a deckhand at the port of la for along time, good cumminication and very good customer service. Any work interests me.

Skills : Special skills and supervisory skills that I have accomplished.

Description :

    1. Inspect vessels to ensure efficient and safe operation of vessels and equipment and conformance to regulations.
    2. Follow safety procedures in order to ensure the protection of passengers, cargo, and vessels.
    3. Secure boats to docks with mooring lines, and cast off lines to enable departure.
    4. Arrange repairs, fuel, and supplies for vessels.
    5. Organize and direct the activities of crew members and pilots.
    6. Clean boats and repair hulls and superstructures, using hand tools, paint, and brushes.
    7. Service motors by performing tasks such as changing oil and lubricating parts.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Deckhand Resume

Headline : I am a quick learning young man who is eager to work and support his family. I possess all around basic knowledge of tools and equipment use such as basic maintenance, operating a backhoe, running a bulldozer, monitoring boilers, and lawn equipment. I am certified in fire and water safety. I have been loyal and dedicated for over eight years to my current employer and haven't had and kind of infractions.

Skills : Forklift, Computer Skills, Power Tools, Management Skills, Team Leadership.

Description :

    1. Handled lines to moor vessels to wharfs, to tie up vessels to other vessels, or to rig towing lines.
    2. Arrange for ships to be stocked, fueled, or repaired.
    3. Inspected equipment, such as cargo-handling gear, lifesaving equipment, visual-signaling equipment, and fishing, towing, or dredging gear to detect problems.
    4. Participate in activities related to maintenance of vessel security.
    5. Observe loading or unloading of cargo or equipment to ensure that handling and storage are performed according to specifications.
    6. Stand watches on vessels during specified periods while vessels are under way.
    7. Break out, rig, and stow cargo-handling gear, stationary rigging, or running gear.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Deckhand/Maintenance Resume

Objective : Have experince working tongues...Roughneck.. Litlle Derrick experince.Willing to excell in that if necessary. Also have done MWD Logging..Have worked on Boats as a Deckhand.

Skills : Bilingual. Fluently speak read and write spanish. Computer savvy. Good customer assistance. Good sales rep.

Description :

    1. Build and check tow by utilizing various tools/equipment to include but not limited to wrenches, ratchets, shackles, chain straps and wires/cables.
    2. Move and stack sets of rigging throughout the vessel and barges.
    3. Complete transfer of liquid cargo to/from the vessel through application/removal of hoses via fittings/seals and opening/closing of valves.
    4. Move pumps and hoses about the barges and place hoses in wing tank/void for removal of water.
    5. Complete processes to allow the vessel to take on fuel.
    6. Complete skiff operations to allow the crew to go ashore and come aboard the vessel.
    7. Assist with the stocking and delivery of various supplies aboard the vessel to/from the front hole.
    8. Complete periodic maintenance duties in the engine room.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certification

Deckhand/Unlicensed Engineer Resume

Headline : Seeking a full-time position in either the hospitality or administrative industry, specializing in mixing beverages or secretarial work. I have broad experience in customer service, suggestive sales, as well as mixing drinks and serving to patrons. I possess a bubbly and outgoing personality, with a eagerness to learn new skills in order to achieve full-time employment.

Skills : carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, MIG welding, deckhand.

Description :

    1. Steer vessels and operate navigational instruments.
    2. Put fishing equipment into the water and anchor or tow equipment, according to the fishing method used.
    3. Maintain engines, fishing gear, and other on-board equipment; and perform minor repairs.
    4. Sort, pack, and store catch in holds with salt and ice.
    5. Remove catches from fishing equipment and measure them to ensure compliance with legal size.
    6. Pull and guide nets, traps, and lines onto vessels, by hand or using hoisting equipment.
    7. Signal other workers to move, hoist, and position loads.
    8. Attach nets, slings, hooks, blades, and/or lifting devices to cables, booms, hoists, and/or dredges.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Deckhand II Resume

Objective : Searching for a new job that allows me to stay busy and work hard. I'm not afraid of hard work, thanks to the military. I'm able to work as part of a team or independently, as needed, and can take direction well. I have several different strengths and can do just about anything that includes physical labor or requires physical strain.

Skills : Microsoft Office, POS.

Description :

    1. Build and check tow by utilizing various tools/equipment to include but not limited to wrenches, ratchets, shackles, chain straps and wires/cables.
    2. Move and stack sets of rigging throughout the vessel and barges.
    3. Move pumps and hoses about the barges and place hoses in wing tank/void for removal of water.
    4. Assist with the stocking and delivery of various supplies from on the vessel to and from the front hole.
    5. Complete skiff operations to allow the crew to go ashore and come aboard the vessel.
    6. Put out sounders at the head of the barge (river division).
    7. Complete processes to allow the vessel to take on fuel (inland division).
    8. Complete daily and periodic cleaning tasks to include but not limited to trash removal, mopping, scraping, sanding and painting.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Deckhand/Unlicensed Engineer Resume

Objective : Hard worker with deckhand experience, construction courses while in high school, great laborer. Willing to learn what ever it takes to get the job done right. I have a twic card and mmc, my own truck and an open schedule.

Skills : Deckhand Skills, Aircraft maintenance skills.

Description :

    1. Performed any combination of following duties aboard The Queen of the West.
    2. Handled lines to moor vessel to wharves, tie up vessel to another vessel.
    3. Helping with the launch and docking of the boat.
    4. Swept and washed decks, using broom, brushes, mops, and fire hose.
    5. Stood steering watches or lookout watches while underway.
    6. Made rounds to ensure passenger safety and checked to make sure all ship systems are running properly.
    7. In charge of new deckhand training and orientation.
    8. Assisting customers with their bags and luggage and courteously greeting customers and providing them with high quality service.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Sr. Deckhand Resume

Objective : My objective is to find a career in an environment where I can meet new people and have a great impact on the business. I have a passion for technology, plus I absolutely do not mind customer service and hardworking labor. I'm all for what has to happen to get the job done. I strive to do better than expected in the most professional way.

Skills : I have chauffer license, water survial, rigging, first aid, fire watch cards, have expererience driving tractor backhoe frontend loader forklift overhead cranes hydro cranes and some welding , fitting , carpenter and mechanic experience also.

Description :

    1. Performs any combination of following duties aboard tow boats: Handles lines to moor vessel to wharves, tie up vessel to another vessel, or rig towing lines.
    2. Sweeps and washes decks, using broom, brushes, mops, and firehose.
    3. Lowers and handles skiff in case of emergencies.
    4. Stands steering watches or lookout watches while underway.
    5. Paints decks, and superstructure of vessel, using various brushes.
    6. Splices and repairs cables and lines using handtools.
    7. Examines facewires/cables that holds vessels and tow.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates In Computer

Deckhand III Resume

Objective : To obtain an entry-level position in your company that allows room for growth and development and be able to utilize my education and skills to lead to a career.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Project Management, Teamwork, Treatment Team Reports, Flexibility, CPR Certified, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Greet and board passengers in a courteous and friendly manner, while ensuring that that passengers board and disembark safely.
    2. Inform passengers and employees of safety procedures.
    3. Perform constant deck patrol for passenger safety and fire watch.
    4. Report any passenger situations, including unruly passengers, to security personnel.
    5. Maintain cleanliness of vessel decks inside and out.
    6. Sweep, mop, wash and scrub decks, bulkheads and overheads.
    7. Pick up trash and dispose of trash per procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Social Work

Deckhand I Resume

Summary : Really love to cook and clean that's why I prefer a,cooking position that's,what best fit me but work is,work so anything that's,giving to me ill take,I'm a,very fast learner hard working reliable dependable worker.

Skills : Ship Steering, Navigation, Rope Work, Watchman.

Description :

    1. Perform mooring duties on stern and bow, including making lines fast, heaving and flaking.
    2. Stand watch on gangway, stern and bow for two to four hours daily.
    3. Adjust all lines and gangway in accordance with the tide.
    4. Perform routine rounds of engine room and pump rooms.
    5. Carry all passenger luggage, stow food orders, and unload garbage.
    6. Perform helmsman duties including maintaining and following courses.
    7. Operate anchor windlass, report on tensions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Deckhand Resume

Objective : Dependable and dedicated individual with an extraordinary combination of passion, experience, and attention to detail. Hardworking and trustworthy; pride myself on getting the job at hand completed in the allotted timeframe. Successful leader; equally effective as a team member. Highly organized, able to multi-task and accomplish multiple objectives. As I continue to work towards my career goals in construction plant/fields I am seeking employment in a more suitable area.

Skills : Deckhand training: Throwing lines, building & breaking tow, locking, docking & fleeting barges.

Description :

    1. Performs any combination of following duties aboard watercraft, such as dredges, ferryboats, scows, and river boats: Handles lines to moor vessel to wharves, tie up vessel to another vessel, or rig towing lines.
    2. Sweeps and washes decks, using broom, brushes, mops, and fire hose.
    3. Lowers and mans lifeboat in case of emergencies.
    4. Stands steering watches or lookout watches while underway.
    5. Moves controls or turns hand wheels to raise or lower passenger or vehicle landing ramps, or kelp-cutter mechanism.
    6. Inserts blocks under wheels of vehicles to prevent them from moving on ferry boats.
    7. Loads or unloads material from barges, scows, and dredges.
    8. Paint lifeboats, decks, and superstructure of vessel, using brush.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma