Ordinary Seaman Resume Samples

An Ordinary Seaman takes responsibility for working on a ship to become an able seaman. Primary responsibilities seen on the Ordinary Seaman Resume are – working towards certification to become an able seaman, watching the deck department, working with bridge equipment; cleaning and performing ship maintenance, working with deck equipment; identifying and removing rust accumulations; scaling and buffing, and painting decks; scrubbing and washing the deck, splicing wire and rope; breaking out and rigging; securing and fastening cargo to ship; loosening cargo at the end, and launching and recovering boats.

To become one, the person should be a citizen of the country and possess a Merchant Mariner’s Document issued by the Coast Guards that provides information about the applicant’s age, health, and citizenship. They should also pass the physical and drug tests, and pass the FBI check as well. As the job needs a high level of physical activity, most companies require a clean bill of health and the capacity to lift at least 50 pounds.

Ordinary Seaman Resume example

Ordinary Seaman Resume

Objective : To acquire an Ordinary Seaman position in a growing company that will allow me to use all my training, management, and leadership skills I have acquired, along with having a good work-life balance.

Skills : Fire Suppression, MS Office, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Loaded or unloaded materials from vessels.
    2. Handled lines to moor vessels to wharves, to tie up vessels to other vessels, or to rig towing lines.
    3. Operated, maintained, or repaired ship equipment, such as winches, cranes, derricks, or weapons system.
    4. Cleaned rust spots on decks, superstructures, or sides of ships, using wire brushes and hand or air chipping machines.
    5. Performed general cleaning, maintenance, and labor duties o Painted all interior and exterior surfaces and equipment o Assisted in the care.
    6. Kept lines, hoses, slings, etc.
    7. Repaired ropes, wire cables, or cordage, using marlinespikes, wire cutters, twine, and hand tools.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Ordinary Seaman Resume

Objective : Seeking an Ordinary Seaman career that utilizes my skills in my area of competence and enriches my knowledge, and gives me a chance to be part of a team that contributes towards the growth of an organization.

Skills : Customer Service Experience, Data Entry, Typing.

Description :

    1. Performed daily sanitary duties onboard vessels.
    2. Performed deck maintenance work as directed.
    3. Assisted as directed in making/breaking tows.
    4. Assisted in unloading/loading barges as directed.
    5. Assisted in vessel mooring operations as directed.
    6. Performed miscellaneous tasks as needed.
    7. Participated in safety training and drills as required.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma


            Ordinary Seaman Resume

            Objective : Safety-oriented, well experience about proper handling of heavy machinery. Works well independently and as a part of a team. Adapts quickly to the changing needs of the workplace as well as with the co-workers. Extensively trained in deck maintenance such as ( painting, chipping, and etc. ) Reliable and punctual with a strong background in the maritime industry.

            Skills : Ordinary-seaman, Able seaman, MS Office.

            Description :

              1. Performed minor meter maintenance and repair.
              2. Able to continue working efficiently even during extreme temperatures and/or unfavorable weather conditions.
              3. Performed common labor tasks in handling cargo of toxic chemicals.
              4. Worked on a jack-up ship, duties included anywhere from painting, grinding, operating needle gun on rust as well as a crane operator.
              5. Trained on applicable pollution regulations, procedures for discharge containment, and approved methodologies for the disposal of sludge material from cargo and fueling operations.
              6. Inspected material and equipment for defects.
              7. Performed routine deck maintenance functions such as repair, sanitation, and upkeep of assigned areas.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma

            Ordinary Seaman Resume

            Objective : Ordinary Seaman with 2 years of experience in Assisting in handling and operating of all deck gear such as topping cradling and housing of the booms and may assist in carpentry work, etc,.

            Skills : Customer Service Experience, Data Entry, Typing.

            Description :

              1. Traveled through the local city taking accurate readings of water consumption.
              2. Followed assigned routes and read meters at residences and businesses, recording volume of water used over a certain time frame.
              3. Maintained excellent time management skills to ensure the completion of daily route assignments.
              4. Provided notification of high or unusual consumption levels.
              5. Ensured effective security controls in place to identify any potential meter tampering.
              6. Inspected meters and connections to ensure working properly.
              7. Weared inspected and cared for required personal protective equipment.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              GED

              Ordinary Seaman Resume

              Objective : As an Ordinary Seaman, responsible for Interacting with customers to provide information in response to inquires about product and services and to handle and resolve complaints.Assisting customer with credit applications getting them approved for credit.

              Skills : MS Office, Time Management, Clerk.

              Description :

                1. Directly assisted the able-bodied seaman and operated as the deck utility man.
                2. Observed gauges and operated valves to regulate heat and flow of cargo in tanks.
                3. Transferred fuel, unloaded barges, and performed rigging operations.
                4. Regularly called upon to stand lookout and report any hazards to the chief mate.
                5. Called the watch for deck crew members and officers.
                6. Assisted in emergency drills and typically handled the lines in the mooring of the ship.
                7. Assisted the vessel carpenter by removing rust, mixing paint, and cleaning the hull daily.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              High School Diploma

              Ordinary Seaman Resume

              Objective : Seeking an Ordinary Seaman position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

              Skills : Manual Labor, Handling Hazardous Materials And Chemicals, Power And Equipment Operation, Maintenance.

              Description :

                1. Operated Cranes aboard the vessel.
                2. Picked up equipment and brought it to/from the vessel.
                3. Maintained government-issued certifications, as required.
                4. Maintained the cleanliness of the vessel.
                5. Assisted the Engineer with maintaining the equipment and cleanliness of the engine rooms.
                6. Performed a full range of housekeeping duties on the inner cabins of vessels to keep them clean, safe, and in good order including cleaning toilets.
                7. Responsible for general maintenance consists of, but is not limited to: chipping, scaling, scraping, priming, painting, sounding, and or cleaning.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              GED

              Ordinary Seaman Resume

              Summary : To obtain an Ordinary Seaman position with a growing company to utilize my skills and qualifications while at the same time gain further experience while enhancing the company's productivity.

              Skills : Teamwork, Written Communication, Oral Communication, Loading And Unloading, Packing And Shipping.

              Description :

                1. Performed routine ship maintenance such as scrub deck areas and clean crew quarters, coil and splice lines and cables, and operate winches.
                2. Operated forklift truck Participating in hands-on unrep evolutions transporting cargo from one ship to another.
                3. Worked on ammunition ships palletizing and staging ammunition such as missiles nuclear bombs and poison gases inside a weapon station base.
                4. Regularly checked cargo for wear and tear, broken or compromised securements, shifting, or any other sort of noncompliance.
                5. Performed a variety of duties concerned with the operation and upkeep of deck department areas and equipment.
                6. Responsible for painting and maintaining proper coatings onboard the rig Needlegunning, chipping and sanding around the rig Perform general.
                7. Performed general cleaning, maintenance, and all manual labor duties assigned.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              7-10 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Management
              Education
              Education
              Diploma In General

              Ordinary Seaman Resume

              Objective : Motivated and highly productive Ordinary Seaman professional with a research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and outstanding interpersonal skills.

              Skills : Hydraulics, Construction, Mechanically Inclined, Maintenance, Computer, Communication, Electrical, Welding, HVAC.

              Description :

                1. Identified strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, and/or approaches to problems.
                2. Studied the costs and benefits of potential actions.
                3. Selected the most appropriate cost method based on research/historical data Identified complex problems and reviewed related information.
                4. Loaded, unloaded, and stowed supplies and equipment.
                5. Operated winches and other deck equipment.
                6. Loaded and unloaded cargo using cranes and forklifts Secured cargo using chain binders and straps Opened and closed ship bored hatches Performed.
                7. Maintained of decks by means of pressure wash, sanding, and needle gun, and paint.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              High School Diploma

              Ordinary Seaman Resume

              Objective : Over 1-year offshore experience. Knowledge & experience in the offshore industry with at least 5 years experience in a similar Mechanical role, etc,.

              Skills : Safe Navigation Of Various Vessels, Cargo Handling, And Operations.

              Description :

                1. Served as a Merchant Mariner on the M/V Patriot a 47,000 gross tonnage Ro/Ro vehicle and heavy cargo transport.
                2. Worked with break out, rig, overhaul and slow cargo-handling gear, stationary rigging, and running gear.
                3. Performed repair, sanitation, upkeep of material, equipment, and areas of the Deck Department Performed duties of chipping, scaling, scraping.
                4. Checked safety equipment, operate a crane to load and offload boats.
                5. Provided hospitality services such as table preparation, bar service, and cabin care for patrons.
                6. Attached runners, weights, buoys, anchors, poles, stakes, wood or metal beams to nets, traps or pots.
                7. Sorted, cleaned, processed, preserved, and packaged catches.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              High School Diploma

              Ordinary Seaman Resume

              Objective : Ordinary Seaman with 2+ years of experience in assisting in the maintenance operation of the Research Vessel (R/V) Elakha in a safe, efficient, and effective manner, under the immediate supervision of the Ships Master.

              Skills : Ordinary Seaman, Plumbing, MS Office.

              Description :

                1. Assisted in training new crew members of deck crew work Monitor ship interior and exterior decks for any maintenance that needed attention light fixtures, overflow of toilets, replacing windows, installing carpet, etc.
                2. Assisted captain in helm watch in the navigating of the ship Operating Lift crane ascending and descending lifeboat for tender operation Maintain cleanliness to the interior and exterior and the upkeep of the vessel; panting, chipping, washing, Lifting 50lbs to 75lbs in transportation boxes, gangways, removing trash in both interior and exterior of the ship.
                3. Able to work 40 hours or more work well in a fast-paced environment on time able to read and write and comprehend orders knowledge in emergency procedures.
                4. Able to rig heavy equipment and willing to relocate.
                5. Responsible for, ensuring personnel knows his or her role in emergency situations (fire, man overboard, & abandon ship.
                6. Maintained a clean outer appearance of the vessel.
                7. Cleaned and maintained a sanitized living condition on the inside of the vessel.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              GED