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Joao S.

Chief Engineer, 2nd Engineer, 3rd Engineer

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  Yachting experience
  Cruise ship experience

Nationality: Portugal
Current location: Europe / Middle East

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Basic Details

Year of Birth: 1986
Smoker: no
Visible Tattoos: no
ENG1 Certificate: yes
Residence: Portugal
Current Dock Location: Europe / Middle East
B1/B2 Visas: no
Schengen Visas: not applicable (EU/EEA citizen)

Contact Details

Certificates / Qualifications

STCW Certificates:

  • STCW Basic Safety Training
  • Personal Survival Techniques (PST)
  • Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities (PSSR)
  • Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (other than fast rescue boats)
  • Basic Fire Prevention and Firefighting
  • Advanced Firefighting
  • Elementary First Aid
  • Medical First Aid
  • Crisis Management and Human Behaviour on Passenger Ships
  • Crowd Management
  • Security Awareness
  • Designated Security Duties
  • OOW (Engine)
  • 2nd Engineer
  • High Voltage (Management)

More Certificates / Qualifications:

  • RYA Powerboat II

Supporting Documents



My name is Joao and I am Portuguese.

I have been working at sea since 2010 started with Cargo Ships and after 3 years I got the opportunity to work on Yachts where I joined as a Second Engineer, did two seasons with this yacht and left to go back to College to complete my Second Enginee...   Show all

Hobbies & Interests:

  • Rugby, Sailing, Fishing, Diving, Water Sports

Yachting Experience

Yacht sizes:50-69m, > 70m
Yacht types:motor
Yacht uses:private
Experience length:2-5 years

Experience Details:


Other Work Experience

Cruise Ships: yes

Sailing Experience

Motor Yachts: Extensive
Extensive (Professional)
Private Yachts: Extensive
Extensive (Professional)
Cruise Ships: Extensive
Extensive (Professional)
New Builds: Some
Some (Professional)
Shipyards & Refits: Some
Some (Professional)
Fishing Vessels: Little
Little (Recreational)

Language Skills

Portuguese:Fluent   Fluent
English:Fluent   Fluent
Spanish:Advanced   Advanced
French:Basic   Basic
Italian:Basic   Basic

Other Skills

Propulsion Skills:

Bow Thruster:Extensive   Extensive
Azipod:Extensive   Extensive
Single Screw:Considerable   Considerable
Zero Speed Stabiliser:Considerable   Considerable
Twin Screw:Considerable   Considerable
Water Jet:Some   Some
Single Screw (with Kort nozzle):Some   Some
Twin Screw (with Kort nozzle):Some   Some
Sail Power:Some   Some

Engineering Skills:

Water Makers:Extensive   Extensive
Water Treatment:Extensive   Extensive
Generators & Alternators:Extensive   Extensive
Steering Gear:Extensive   Extensive
Air Conditioning:Extensive   Extensive
Hydraulic Systems:Extensive   Extensive
Diesel Electric:Extensive   Extensive
Mechanical:Extensive   Extensive
Diesel Engines:Extensive   Extensive
Electrical:Considerable   Considerable
Electro Hydraulic Controls:Considerable   Considerable
Refrigeration:Considerable   Considerable
Gearboxes:Considerable   Considerable
Nuclear:Some   Some
Gas Turbine:Some   Some
Wind Propulsion:Some   Some
Gas Fuel / Tri Fuel:Some   Some
Windlass & Winch Systems:Some   Some
Steam Turbine:Some   Some
Outboard Engines:Some   Some
AV & IT:Some   Some
Water Jet Propulsion / Jet Skis:Some   Some
Biodiesel Fuel:Little   Little
Fuel Cell Systems:Little   Little


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