Sample Resume For "Yacht Master"
YACHT MASTER, 11/2010 - PRESENT
Command yacht cruising on oceans, bays, lakes, and coastal waters
Sets course of yacht, using navigational aids, like charts, area plotting sheets, compass and sextant and steers yacht to avoid reefs, outlying shoals and other hazards to shipping
Determine geographical position of yacht, using loran or azimuths of celestial bodies
Signal passing ships, using whistle, flashing lights, flags, and radio
Calculate landfall sighting of land , using electronic sounding devices following contour lines on chart
Approach land, utilizing aids to navigation, like lights, lighthouses, and buoys
Relinquish command of yacht to Pilot, Ship to guide yacht through hazardous waters
Coast Guard for steam or motor yacht according to waters navigated tonnage of yacht
May be designated according to waters licensed to navigate as Master, Coastwise Yacht , Master, Ocean Yacht , or according to yacht commanded as Master, Steam Yacht .
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
- Three years of working experience as Yacht Master
- Use logic and reason to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
- Talk to others to convey information effectively