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Marines are specialized in naval and army operations both at sea and on land. Common duties listed on a Marine resume sample are conducting military operations on the littoral zone, performing combat diving and swimming, handling maritime boarding operations, performing small scale raiding, and completing other tasks as directed by the government. Those interested in a Marine career should showcase in their resumes assets such as combat skills, physical fitness, stamina, teamwork, attention to details, amphibious warfare experience, and being able to perform under pressure. The Marine Corps provide on-the-job training for suitable candidates.

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1

Assistant Operations Officer- Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point

Serve as Marine Air Control Group lead planner for assigned exercises ensuring aviation command and control (AC2) is tactically and technically integrated in both Aviation Combat Element and Marine Air-Ground Task Force operations and operational orders up to Marine Expeditionary Force level.

  • Serve as lead planner/program manager for assigned exercises and contingency operations.
  • Ensured aviation command and control was integrated in enterprise wide training exercises and employment in contingency operations.
  • Handled multiple programs that effected five separate organizations comprised of 1,200 personnel.
  • Serve as the Group Weapons, Tactics and Training Program Officer certifying all training complied with all applicable training and readiness standards
  • Verified all unit organizational evaluations were conducted in accordance with pertinent orders and unit specific Training and Readiness Manuals. Upon conclusion of each evaluation presented executive level leaders an out brief providing an accurate assessment of unit readiness.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
History
Education
Complex And Uncertain Environments
2

Marine Security Guard

  • Established and implemented operational plans to improve embassy and personnel security.
  • Maintained logbooks while monitoring an array of security equipment to control access in and out of U.S. embassies.
  • Escorted non-cleared personnel to ensure security in sensitive locations.
  • Designed schedules to ensure 24 hour coverage of 5 emergency drivers.
  • Inventoried and organized serialized equipment worth in excess of $500,000 to insure ease of access and distribution.
  • Managed and supervised the daily life of up to 6 employees and ensured their professional and personal well-being, while assessing their individual strengths and weaknesses to ensure team success.
  • Provided more than 5,000 hours of armed internal security and access control for U.S. diplomatic facilities in Tunisia, Russia, and Norway while effectively safeguarding classified material, U.S. diplomats, and government property.
  • Conducted routine patrols in sensitive areas to ensure the proper storage of classified material and safety of embassy personnel.
  • Developed exceptional interpersonal and communication skills through daily interaction with embassy employees and VIPs in order to build trust and confidence within the embassy communities.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Connecticut
3

Single Marine Program Manager (smp) / Help Desk Manager

  • Lead for the Single Marine Program, providing single service men/women with various team building activities promoting team cohesiveness.
  • Interfaced with senior leadership on a weekly basis reporting success of Single Marines Program improving overall experience for new team members.
  • Promoted and recruited team members involved with the SMP for vacations and getaways.
  • Demonstrated excellent client service for 200+ individuals' and client IT support throughout the day escalating when needed problems/issues to appropriate resources in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for managing ticket management system and reports adhering to company process/procedure standards and requirements related to documentation and tracking of incidents.
  • Created and designed Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) to improve operational work flow for senior leadership and helpdesk employees resulting in 100% compliance, policy was adopted as the standard by this group.
  • Conducted troubleshooting on hardware and network equipment resolving the various issues on-hand resulting in a total savings of $30k+ increasing customer turnout by 20%.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Political Science
4

Marine Mechanic

Performed preventative maintenance on outboard, inboard, and stern drive

  • Completed corrective maintenance on outboard, inboard, and stern drive
  • Worked long hours on feet, paid attention to detail, and produced work in a timely manner
  • Demonstrated the ability to work in a fast-paced environment where safety and quality was of key importance
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
5

Combat Engineer, 2nd Marine Division

  • Tasked with ensuring the safe movement and employment of the 2nd Marine Division, including construction operations, IED detection and removal, and obstacle defenses with limited resources in a high pressure environment.
  • Required to think critically and respond proficiently with small margins of error in teams ranging from 3 personnel up to 3,000 personnel. Learned and presented information and skills to Marines in my team to improve cohesion and confidence.
  • Enhanced clerical and organizational skills while assigned to the headquarters section of the 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion. Responsibilities were to assist maintenance and organization of records of 200 Marines and $5 Million in Company assets, and present reports to superiors.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Professional Accountancy And Finance
6

Marine Mammal Intern/volunteer

  • Rescued and rehabilitated marine mammals such as California sea lions and Northern elephant seals
  • Cleaned and sanitized all pens and crates
  • Prepared fish and gruel for each of the three feeds in a timely manner
  • Tube fed and administered medication to animals
  • Maintained records of all mammals including weight, length, temperature, and behavior
  • Trained new volunteers and interns in all daily procedures
  • Communicated with veterinary staff on any unusual behaviors or injuries
  • Speaking with the public about the importance of marine mammals
  • Housekeeping duties such as laundry and washing dishes
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Marine Science
7

Marine Science Instructor and Educator

  • Educate students of all ages (Pre-K through college) about life in the SF Bay through hands on research and exploration using scientific equipment both on land and aboard the Institute's 90-foot research vessel
  • Work and collaborate on a team of other educators to deliver age appropriate science curriculum to school groups, after-school groups, and home school groups
  • Train and supervise new staff on curriculum and safety of equipment handling
  • Instill a sense of stewardship, curiosity, and excitement about science
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Communication
8

Marine Scheduler

  • Responsible for scheduling black oil, liquid gas, clean chemical, and high hazard products via boat and barge.
  • Assign vessels throughout the Houston Ship Channel, Galveston Harbor, and Texas City Harbor based off of customer requirements and their transportation needs.
  • Adjust local and out of town barge trips in order to increase cost effectiveness and limit risk for our customers.
  • Mentor and train Customer Service Representatives to become an effective and efficient team, gain the ability to assume more responsibility, and decrease their reliance on CSR manager's time.
  • Maintain strong relationships with sales and operations to increase collaboration and reduce delays.
  • Update metrics of boats and barges to assure schedulers have proper vetting information to adjust tows when specific customers, geographic regions, and cargos require it.
  • Act as a liaison between sales and operations during emergency situations in order to provide customers with up to date and accurate information.
  • Working schedule consists of 7 days on, 7 days off, rotating each week between days and nights to provide 24-hour coverage for our customers. Required to work overtime days.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Political Science
MA
Administration & Logistics
9

Marine Painter

  • Worked hands on, prepping and painting damage areas on Virginia Class Nuclear Submarines.
  • Used problem-solving skills to evaluate tasks assigned by supervisors.
  • Attended courses on job techniques and qualifying courses.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Biology
10

Marine Painter

  • Uses the proper method for applying coatings while maintaining desired MIL thickness.
  • Works in a physically demanding environment including confined spaces and heights.
  • Responsible for selecting and applying a wide variety of marine coating systems.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job

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