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Boat Captains are responsible for commanding vessels. Resume samples for Boat Captain highlight job duties such as ensuring safe operation, adhering to legal guidelines, investigating vessel damage, hiring crew members, assigning tasks to boat staff, and loading various items on the vessel. Employers select resumes displaying the following skills: knowledge of navigation and vessel maintenance, availability for travel, time management, organization, and eye for details, and knowledge of vessel software. A Bachelor's Degree in marine transportation is required.

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1

Commuter Boat Captain

  • Safely transported hundreds of daily commuters from Greater Boston and surrounding areas to and from 20 different ports around Boston Harbor.
  • Ensured all federal regulations for passenger safety were strictly observed by all crewmen and visitors.
  • Delivered expert training to all crew on navigation, boat handling, medical emergencies and homeland security requirements.
  • Certified on M/V Fort Independence, Claire, Rookie, and Rita 65'-100'
  • Maintained highest of company standards by holding crew accountable for uniforms and professionalism when dealing with public.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
2

Boat Captain, Tour, Excursion & Dive Boats

  • Accountable for the day-to-day operations for boating tours in the Cayman Islands
  • Demonstrated extensive customer services and people skills
  • Responsible for an average of 70 International passengers per excursion
  • Supervised crews responsible for daily vessel maintenance and scheduled tours
  • Generated sales; actively involved in the promotion, event and tour sales for the company
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
3

Founder, Boat Captain, Scuba Instructor

Bookings/reservations/sales via email, phone and in group settings

  • Marketing and advertising both internet and on-island
  • Banking and accounting
  • General maintenance and repair of outboard engines(Yamaha, Suzuki), cosmetic boat repairs(fibreglass, gelcoat, bottom paint), 12vlt/DC elec repairs, company vehicles, scuba equipment
  • Scuba instruction from Discover scuba to Divemaster, guide certified and non-certified divers.
  • Captain of vessels from 25' to 40'.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MA
Master of Arts
MA
Colregs, Navigation, Deck General, Assistance Towing
Physics, Physiology
4

Platform/terminal Operator and Boat Captain

  • Cross-trained in platform, terminal and launch operations and maintenance.
  • Partner with lead terminal operator in gauging tanks, product sampling, set up of manifold lineups and preparing the necessary documentation for recording inventory and quality control calculations and information.
  • Qualified PIC (Person In Charge) for the loading and or discharge of ships and barges through loading arms on the offshore platform.
  • Responsible for the safe transport of personnel, contractors, inspectors, samplers and others to and from shore to the facility's offshore platform.
  • Help with general terminal, facility and equipment maintenance.
  • RCRA (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act) trained and certified.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Finance
5

Boat Captain/department Manager

  • Hired initially as general maintenance help, quickly moved into management
  • Communicated with customers, understanding and adapting to their needs
  • Small team work and leadership responsibility
  • 50-ton river paddle boat pilot responsible for 3-10 crewmembers and up to 250 passengers
  • Event coordination and tour guide
  • Controlled rapidly developing challenges and managed crew, equipment, and passengers with definitive control while accommodating customer relations
  • Managed personnel and customer relations
  • Frequent problem solving and created adaptive solutions to evolving situations
  • Oversaw expansion of operation into new markets
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AA
Arts And Sciences
BA
Economics
Certification
6

Boat Captain

  • Captained Bridge Bay Marina's 45 foot, 950 horsepower, scenic cruise boat the Lake Queen II
  • Responsible for the general safety and well-being of all passengers and crew on board while underway
  • Responsible for complying with regulations, nautical maintenance, and strict enforcement of the National Park Service rules for the environmental protection of Yellowstone National Park
  • Provide a knowledgeable and fun learning experience for tourists during the cruise
  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER, Levels A, B, C, & D Ensembles, 29 CFR 1910.120(e), (2013)
  • DOT Hazardous Materials Transportation, 49 CFR 172.704(h), (2014)
  • Maine Hazardous Waste and Universal Waste Training (2015)
  • American Heart Association CPR and First-Aid Certified (2014)
  • Effective Project Management (2015)
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Geology
7

Boat Captain

  • Transport clients to destinations in a timely matter as captain of a 28 ft landing craft
  • Responsible for passenger safety and comfort
  • Perform routine boat maintenance
  • Provide wildlife tours
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
8

Boat Captain

  • Drive Rudderless, Free-Floating, Lake-Based 40+ foot Boats as water taxis from on-site hotels to The parks.
  • Help guests by answering questions
  • Keep required paperwork as required.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Education Honors, And Perfect Attendance
9

Boat Captain

  • Shuttle kayaks and passengers to and from harbor to island where kayaking activities took place.
  • Operated pontoon boat to transport all kayaks and equipment to and from operations site
  • Responsible for rental of kayak equipment, passenger training on use of kayak, and ensuring passenger safety
Candidate Info
Criminal Justice
10

Charter Boat Captain

  • Responsible of mates and Customer's working and catching fish safely
  • Boat maintenance
  • Bertram 40', Hatteras 45', Aluminum drift Boat 79'
Candidate Info
42
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
MA
Assistance Towing Endorsement
Business Administration And Computer Science

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