**** ** ****: Golden Yacht Charters - USCG Captain Miami, FL
Fleet Captain engineer for the charter boats and yachts owned and operated by Golden Yacht Charters in South Florida. Fleet has included yachts from 42 ft to 116 ft:
Marquis 43’, 56’
Chranchi FB 43’
Azimut 55’, 62’
Ferretti 85’, 97’
I am responsible for the safe operation and yachts management, parts and supplies purchasing and maintenance of the yachts and the supervision of captains and crews.
2006- to February 2009 CNL Stone Ltd Boston, MA
Branch Manager responsible for planning, directing, purchasing and organizing the sales and daily operational activities of imported marble and granite of this branch and maintain communication between branch and upper management based in Miami, Fl. I provided support, guidance and training to all branches staff of the company.
Additionally I provided advice and support to the accounting department when they required it.
During my administration the marble and granite sales of the company in New England increased 10% during 2007 to $3.5MM / Yr and were maintained during 2008 even with the construction crisis.
2004-2005 Twins Marine Miami, Fl
I was fully responsible of the preventative and routine maintenance of a 90’ Hatteras Super-Yacht, working full time with the captain and his crew members.
2002 to 2004 YCD Computer Consultants Miami, Fl
Family owned company specialized in networking and computer service: (www.bestpcdoctors.com)
Computer assembling and upgrading
QuickBooks training and implementation
Crystal Reports implementation for SQL applications
1992-2002 IPSB Engineering Procurement Corp Miami, Fl
I managed this import-export company, making policies in the development of different markets and traveling to visit customers in order to give them the assurance of a very fine service, including:
Engineering assistance & Procurement Services of equipments and materials for the chemical, oil related and manufacturing industries.
Freight Forwarding and Traffic coordination of cargo and parcels shipped from USA to Latin America, export documentation and inspection services.
Design and Implementation of cargo software with active online customer service to track parcels shipped by a parent company.
Implementation of the Japanese NACHI bearings as OEM parts for the Siemens electrical motors.
1978-1992 Foster Wheeler Engineering Corp. Bogotá, Col
I was Project manager for the EPC engineering, procurement and construction projects that FW Corp performed in Colombia for the refineries, petro-chemical plants and other industries.
I managed the proposal preparation for most of the bids in which Foster Wheeler USA participated in Colombia. In charge of presentations, technical assistance to clients and affiliates and coordination with FW Corp. sales personnel.
Also, responsible for generation of essential data to obtain equipment quotes during intense short term proposal efforts.
Some of my tasks were related to:
Preparation of FW basis of design documents & system P&ID's; support of proposals and estimating; system design including equipment layout and general arrangement drawings; development of plot plans and site plans; engineering designs, procurement evaluations and recommendations, client interface and liaison; coordination of a team of 50 Engineers and more than 100 designers and draftmen.
1972-1978 Nestle -Borden Colombia
I worked in the design and implementation of the preventative maintenance program at the largest dairy factory in Colombia owned by Borden-Nestle .
I was field Engineer for the Construction and startup of a new Nescafe's production Plant.
I supervised 50 maintenance technicians at the Valledupar's plant and took well care of the boilers, fossil fuel air heaters, steam turbines, dairy equipment and water treatment plants preventative maintenance.
I completed a one-year training program in Industrial Plants Maintenance.
1967-1972 Los Andes University Bogotá, Col
1973 Los Andes University Bogotá, Col
Pumps and Pump Stations Design
1973 Los Andes University Bogotá, Col
Financial Analysis of Engineering Projects
2009 USCG Captain licensed, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Former member of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, ASHRAE
Fluent in two languages: Spanish and English
Extensive Computer Knowledge: Hardware and Software
Valuable organizational skills
Effective communication skills
Reliable, trustworthy, personable, and competent