Curriculum Vitae Qualifications & Certificates: · SSI OWD Instructor OWI 1220;
· PADI OWSI Instructor OWSI 210695;
· PADI Enx, Photography, Boat, etc. Specialty Instructor
· Emergency First Responder First Aid Instructor;
· Diver’s Alert Network O2 Instructor;
· TDI Oxygen service technician
· TDI Gas Blender
· TDI Advanced Nitrox Diver
· Sherwood, Scubapro, Aqua-lung, Oceanic, etc. repair technician;
· Professional SCUBA Inspection (VIP) certified;
· Canadian Ski Federation Level One Ski Coach; · Oxygen Provider, First Aid & CPR. Employment: Qamea Resort & Spa
Taveuni, Fiji 2015- General Manager Papua Paradise Eco Resort
Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia 2012-2014 Resort Manager Papua Paradise is a dive and bird watching resort located on a remote island in the Raja Ampat region of Indonesia. Providing the highest standard of diving and accommodation for 40 guests, responsibilities include managing all of the resort’s daily activities and supervising 76 staff in all departments. The range of tasks included Human Resources (motivating and overseeing staff, hiring and dismissing employees); Finances (controlling financial transactions, including salary levels, supervising the preparation of daily, monthly and yearly financial reports to the CEO and the accounting office); Maintenance (keeping a fleet of 10 boats in good repair, which represented a total of 21 Yamaha outboard motors ranging from 40 to 200 hp, 2 and 4 stroke, as well as 3 diesel generators, 30 – 80 KVA); Guest Relations (ensuring a comfortable stay and that all needs were met); Community Relations (being supportive of the local residents and economy). Oak Beach Productions
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia 2005-2011 Underwater Photographer Oak Beach Productions is a photography company that caters to divers and snorkelers visiting the Great Barrier Reef on the day charter boat Poseidon. Duties included singlehandedly orchestrating 300 images of 100 passengers for sale digitally and on hard copy by day’s end; organizing stock, maintaining & servicing photographic equipment (housings, strobes etc), and giving friendly advice to customers about photography. Tech Dive Academy Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia 2005-2011 Instructor & Service Technician Tech Dive Academy provides recreational and technical diver training on the Great Barrier Reef and abroad—specializing in personalized service for bespoke customers. Duties included relief teaching of a variety of diving courses (mainly photography courses), but predominantly managing the equipment-servicing department. Huntley Sub-Aqua Construction Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canada 2003-2005 Commercial Diver As a professional commercial diving business, Huntley’s Sub-Aqua Construction specializes in Aquaculture Sites, Maintenance, Repair and Environmental Assessments. Duties included all diving activities associated with fish farms, and underwater construction and demolitions of many kinds. Other skills: Proficient with PC, MAC, & UNIX operating systems; Proficient with MS office, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Muse, Final Cut Pro, and many other computer applications. Amateur Violin maker, Shipwright and boat enthusiast. Freelance highlights: · Still Photographer for National Underwater Marine Agency (NUMA) · Still Photographer / Camera Assistant for Ocean Planet Images (OPI) · Contributor for News Corporation (The Australian, The Carins Post, The Wall Street Journal, etc) · Contributor for Dive Log Magazine Education: 1999 – 2003 Honors Bachelor’s Degree, Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism (HBOR) Lakehead University Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada 2003 Certificate in Tourism Resource Management Lakehead University Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada References: Available upon request


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