Brooke Davies

Brooke Davies

Objective

I am currently seeking a permanent position as a stewardess or deckhand on a private or charted yacht. I am also avaliable for daywork.

Interests

Sailing

travel

Running

Swimming

Surfing

Art

Fashion Design

Additional training and certifications

  • MTI Wine Appreciation Certificate of Study
  • HSI Food Safety Certificate
  • HIS License Controller Qualification
  • Helicopter Safety Awareness Certificate
  • NZ Mountain Safety Council Fire Arms Safety Training Certificate

Personal Information

Age - 23

Citizenship - New Zealand

Status - Single

Health - Excellent,

            - non smoker

            - no tattoos

            - ENG 1

Marine Experience

2004               Patrol boat operator

Patrol boat operator for Youth Training Program at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron

Racing:

2009- Current            S/V Fast company  (30ft Ross) – Trimming

Twice weekly racing

2009 -2010                  S/V Outrageous Fortune (45ftBeneteau) - Mast

Fortnightly Girls racing

Cruising:

2005                          Oreo (Gib Sea 48, Humphreys Design)

1991 – 1993              Raison De Etre (45ft Cavalier, Davidson Design)

Work Experience

2009 - 2010            Le Monde Home – Showroom Manager                                               

Le Monde is a high end homewares wholesale and retail showroom. Gained experience in merchandising as well as advancing skills in customer service and public relations.

2007 - 2009            taylor Boutique - PR, Stylist and Sales Assistant                               

taylor Boutique is a fashion boutique with a definite customer focus.  Duties included styling, building relationships with clients, marketing, design and visual merchandising.

Sept  2008            Host for Int’l V.I.P buyer Pierre Darnton at NZ Fashion Week

Organising interviews and meetings with fashion designers, tickets to shows and transport.

2007 – 2008                                      General Issue, Sylvia Park

Third Person in Charge and Sales Assistant

At General Issue I was able to run the day and help motivate other team members.

Marine Qualifications

February 2010 – April 2010    Certificate in Superyacht Crewing

STCW95 Basic Training

STCW95 Crowd Management

NZ Coastguard Boatmaster Certificate

RYA Day Skipper Certificate

RYA Powerboat Level 2 Certificate

RYA Diesel Maintenance Certificate

RYA Radar Certificate

MTI Yacht Coating Maintenance Certificate

RYA PWC

2004-2006    Youth Training Program

Sailing Elliot Sixes, I learnt all the skills necessary to race around a variety of courses. This program also involves racing programs, match racing and round robins.

References

References

Victoria Taylor

David Kennett

Tony Smith