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MARINER INFORMATION

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Lee VESTAL

Poulsbo, WA, 98370, United States
Home Phone: 236-779-9833
Cell Phone: 206-406-2314

Type: Full Time

Primary Position Seeking: Captain/Master
Secondary Position Seeking: 2nd Mate


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Deck Licenses

Master Ocean <1600Second Mate Ocean Unlimited

Document Ratings

Able Seaman UnlimitedLifeboatman

Endorsements

ARPA: Automatic Radar Plotting AidsOceans
BRM: Bridge Resource ManagementLifeboatman
BST: Basic Safety TrainingRadar
GMDSS: Global Maritime Distress & Safety System

Other Endorsements

Master Uninspected fishing industry vessels less than 5000GT

Other Certifications

STCW Medical care provider

Shipboard damage control

ISM Risk analysis

ISM Incident investigation and root cause analysis

Additional Skills

Proficient with computers, including MS Word, Excel, and Outlook. Familiar with network configurations and satellite communications.

Mechanically inclined.

OTHER INFORMATION

TWIC Card

VESSEL EXPERIENCE

Ferry
Name: Samuel S. Coursen
Rank: Captain/Master
From May 2014 to September 2016
Details: 172ft, Double ended, Diesel electric, 1250 Passengers, 50 Vehicles.
Comments: Operated New York harbor, New York, from Lower Manhattan to Governors Island.

Fish Processor
Name: Excellence
Rank: 1st Mate
From April 1994 to December 2000
Details: 4312GT, 367ft, crew to 142 persons. At sea mothership fish processor. Diesel, CPP.
Comments: Relief Master, Chief Mate, and Second Mate.

 
Fish Processor
Name: Excellence
Rank: Captain/Master
From January 2001 to December 2012
Details: 4312GT, 367ft, crew to 142 persons. At sea mothership fish processor. Diesel, CPP.
Comments: Performed nearly all docking, undocking, and anchoring.

Ferry
Name: Steilicoom II and Christine Anderson
Rank: Captain/Master
From September 2013 to May 2014
Details: 216ft and 209ft. Double ended vehicle/passenger ferries. 292 passengers and 54 vehicles. Diesel with CPP and diesel.
Comments: Operated for Pierce County, Washington

 


EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Company Name: Washington State Board of Pilotage Started on: October 2016 Ended on: December 2017
Job Title: Pilot Trainee
Duties:

Observed and trained in the berthing/unberthing and transits of over 100 different vessels from 400 to over 1100 feet in length. This included rivers and narrow waterways, turning basins, anchoring, and dead ship moves.

Company Name: HMS Ferries Started on: September 2013 Ended on: September 2016
Job Title: Master, Relief Master
Duties:

 

Worked part time in Washington and full time in New York. Operateddouble ended passenger/vehicle ferries with up to 1250 passengers. Supervised during loading, unloading,transits, and maintenance.


Company Name: Phoenix Processor Limited Partnership Started on: January 2010 Ended on: December 2012
Job Title: Master
Duties:

Company merged with previous employer (Supreme Alaska Seafoods, Inc.). Worked as senior Master of 4312GT at sea fish factory mothership.

Company Name: Supreme Alaska Seafoods, Inc. Started on: April 1994 Ended on: December 2009
Job Title: Master, Mate
Duties:

Worked as Mate and then Master from 2000 on. Operated 4312GT at sea fish factory mothership. Operated on west coast of North America from Mexico border to Russia border. Managed daily operations which included scheduling deliveries of fish from multiple catcher vessels and production of up to 180MT of product daily. Managed crews up to 142 persons. Performed most berthing and unberthing operations. Performed thousands of at sea codend fish transfers.

Company Name: Supreme Alaska Seafoods, Inc. Started on: August 1990 Ended on: October 1992
Job Title: Chief Mate
Duties:

Worked as Chief Mate of 4312GT at sea fish processing mothership. Operated vessel 12 hours per day. Performed hundreds of underway fish transfers. Oversaw the conversion from Japaneese flag to american flag.

Company Name: Hornbeck Offshore Services Ended on: March 1994
Job Title: Master, Mate
Duties:

Worked as Mate and then full time Master aboard OSV. Vessels to 190ft and 4000HP. Serviced jack up rigs, production and workover platforms, and semi submersibles, for multiple oil companies.

EDUCATION HISTORY

School Name: California Maritime Academy

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