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engine cadet

Tema, Greater Accra Region, Ghana
June 10, 2019

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Tema Comm ** Nthc estate Cecilia avenue house D6/5

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Personal statement

A recent B.Sc Marine Engineering graduate from the Regional Maritime University, looking to secure an Engine Cadet position or similar to utilise my current engineering skills and knowledge and also help me to further develop these skills in a practical and fast-paced environment. I have also undergone a 2-year cadet ship program at Regional Maritime University. I have all the necessary documents such my certificate, medicals, yellow fever, passport, discharge book and the basic five STCW mandatory certificates that make me eligible for sea.

Basic STCW Certificate

Certificate of competency in Personal Survival Techniques

Certificate of competency in Personal Safety And Social Responsibilities

Certificate of competency in Fire fighting

Certificate of competency in International Ship & Port Facility Security Code(ISPS)

Certificate of competency in Elementary First Aid

My eventual career goal is to expand on industry specific knowledge and workplace skills I have gained throughout my degree such as communication, teamwork, organisation, planning, IT skills etc. and actively contribute to the overall success of the industry.


Regional Maritime University

(from August 2015 –to May 2019)

Bachelor’s degree in Marine Engineering.

Key Skills gained:

problem-solving skills

communication and negotiating skills

the ability to manage a team

computer-aided design (CAD) skills

proficient swimming capability

Sogakope Senior High School

(from September 2012 to May 2015)

West African Senior School Certificate Examination – General Science

St peters Mission School

(2010 - 2012)

Basic Education certificate Examination

Work Experience

I did my industrial internship at this various companies when undergoing my degree program.

Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority

(June 20117 – August 2017)


I was in charge of cleaning the engine room and assisting the chief engineer do maintenance works.

Ghana Ports and Harbour Authority

(June 2018- August 2018)


I was assisting the 3rd engineer do maintenance on the generator sets and changing of filter for the main engine and basic welding works .

I acquired various skills at this companies but this are my key results

Punctuality and efficient time management

Problem solving skills

Team work

Practical skill


Hobbies & Interests

I have a keen interest in volunteer work and sports such as football ball. My involvement in sports and work helped in developing my leadership skills and also work in team.


Mr kwame Lloyd Gawu

Port Marine Engineer (Ghana Port and Harbour Authority)


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