Niel Moolman

Deckhand

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Career Objective

I am looking for daywork, a temporary or permanent position as a deckhand.
I am looking for a program that will allow me to start working towards being able to complete my EDH and Yatchmasters.
I have great initiative, take directions with ease, adapt to any situation and I am an example of a high work ethic. I am not afraid to ask if I am unsure or for help.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • RYA Powerboat Level 2 (SYSA)

  • RYA Tender Operations (SYSA)

  • RYA PWC Instructors (SYSA)

  • MCA Yacht Rating (PYT, Pending)

  • SRC VHF Radio (SYSA)

  • STCW (STC-Southern Africa)

  • ENG1 (EXP 16-09-2023)

  • Superyacht Deckhand Course

  • (Superyacht Deckhand Academy)​

MARITIME WORK EXPERIENCE

M/Y PREFERENCE 19 (37M)

Italy

  • Worked, Monday - Friday on M/Y Preference19 while it is in the shipyard.

  • Sanding down all props and shafts in preparation for coat of Propspeed.

  • Rust removal and painting the chain locker.

  • Operating and using the cherry picker.

  • Removing of rust marks on the bow with acid liquid and magic sponges.

  • 4 stage machine polishing and waxing of the hull.

  • Preparing and painting the fire pump.

  • Other general work and daily chores.

3 March 2022 -
29 March 2022

M/Y C'EST LA VIE (48FT PRINCESS)

South Africa

  • Full wash downs and stainless detailing.

  • Deck/stew position on private charters (12 guests), this included; preparing the boat for guests, making sure provisions are onboard and stored for charter, welcoming guest and serving guests with drinks throughout the charter, line handling for departure and arrival at port, preparing lunch and clearing the table and washing the dishes.

  • Assisting with anchoring procedures.

  • Launching and retrieving the jet tender during charter.

  • Setting up and storing the inflatable swimming pool/ tanning platform.

  • Engine room cleaning and rust removal.

  • Helping to depart the boat.

  • Treating rust on stainless and scuff marks on the boat.

  • Opening and closing of the boat.​

4 October 2021 - 13 February 2022

MOONWAVE (60FT CAT)

South Africa

  • Full wash downs

  • Treating scuff marks and yellowing of the gel coat using compound.

  • Application of marine polish to the entire exterior of the vessel, and the haul had an additional coat of cleaner was before the application of the marine polish.​

8 November 2021  -
10 November 2021

M/Y ONLY ONE (65FT PRINCESS)

South Africa

  • Full wash down and polishing of stainless.

  • Treating and removing scuff marks.

  • Teak maintenance.​

16 November 2021

M/Y KYRA-LEE (15M)

South Africa

  • Full wash down.

  • Teak treatment (step 1 & 2)

  • Detailing of stainless and polishing of paint.

  • Detailing of windows and applying RainX.

  • Varnishing (roll & tip application)​

17 May 2012 -
19 May 2021

EDUCATION

University of Stellenbosch

Bachelor of Commerce Degree: Majoring in Logistics Management

Stellenbosch, South Africa

Leadership Roles:

  • Chairperson of Libertas First Years

      Committee.

  • Libertas Second Year Committee.

2019

Paarl Boys' High School

Paarl, South Africa

  • National Seniors Certificate

  • Leadership Roles:
    Deputy Headboy of hostel:
    (Monte Bello)

2014

 

Personal Details

Phone

Email

I am an easy and out going person, who is able to read the room. I am able to follow instructions and I am not afraid to ask for help when needed.
I take responsibility and can own up to my faults. I understand the concept of ranks and don't take everything personally.
I am someone with a passion for living life to its fullest and enjoying every moment. I am well travelled and I love the outdoors, be it the mountains or the ocean. I have always loved sports and fitness, as such I enjoy working out and running. Anything active and you have my attention, that includes hard work!

About Me

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29th June 1996 - 25 Years

South African

Fully Vaccinated

Fit, No Tattoos

Single

Miami, USA

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