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I know this isn't the most common thing on this board, but I'm currently a Coast Guard officer who may be making the transition out of the service in a year or two. I'd love the opportunity to work in the endurance sports industry, so here's what I have at this point: (My apologies if the format sucks; I promise it's better in the Word document)

Ian King, Project manager/compliance specialist

Transition careers out of the marine safety field in the Coast Guard to work in the sports & events field, using past experience in regulatory compliance and project management
Skills & Abilities

Project management & oversight
Budget management & procurement requests
Auditing (ISO 9001 certification in progress)
Regulatory compliance
Interagency communication
Elite triathlete

Marine Inspector/Port State Control Officer, U.S. Coast Guard
May 2012 – February 2014, October 2014 -
Conduct inspections aboard U.S.-flagged and foreign vessels for compliance with U.S. and international regulations, codes, and standards in areas of safety, security, and pollution prevention
Major projects include regulatory oversight on 5 month drydocking of 4,000 passenger Staten Island Ferry, including upgrade to propulsion drives and repair to main propulsion shafts
Extensive training in nondestructive testing, ISO-compliant auditing, wood and fiberglass vessel construction and repair. Base knowledge in Code of Federal Regulations application and enforcement, including OSHA requirements
Served as collateral duty morale fund coordinator, disbursed $40,000 budget across 16 Coast Guard units and approved purchase requests with strict prohibition on uses of funds
Waterways Management Specialist, U.S. Coast Guard
February 2014 – October 2014
Serve as representative of Captain of the Port at interagency meetings, approve permits for marine events, draft regulations for limited access areas, oversight of Aids to Navigation management
Major projects include control of 8 mile stretch of arterial waterway in Port of Virginia to facilitate testing of experimental technology by Office of Naval Research and Naval Warfare Development Command
Elite triathlete, licensed by usa triathlon
June 2015 -
Competed as amateur triathlete for 8 years prior to earning elite/professional triathlete license, experience competing in 85+ multisport events of nearly all popular formats. Experience ranges from super sprint triathlons to half distance and includes both draft-legal and off-road formats. Extensive knowledge of course design

U.S. Coast Guard Academy, B.S. Government: International Affairs
Graduated with High Honors, inducted into Phi Sigma Alpha, political science honor society
Senior Thesis: Doctrine versus Practice: An Assessment of Coast Guard Asset Transfer Programs" explored the transfer of Coast Guard assets to foreign countries, defended in front of panel of experts
Triathlon Club-Secretary/Treasurer sophomore/junior year, President senior year. Led first contingent to qualify for and race at USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championship during junior and senior year, making first time team competed at national championship in 5 years
Coursework: Calculus I/II, Social Science Research Methods, Ships & Maritime Systems (introduction to international maritime regulations), Criminal Justice, Maritime Law Enforcement

Secretary, Final Kick Running and Triathlon Club; Virginia Beach, VA (2014)-Planned club race weekends, coordinated with event organizers for available space and amenities, organized end-of-year party for club members at local restaurant
Executive Board, Northeast Collegiate Triathlon Conference (2010-2012)-Served on the board of the conference responsible for collegiate triathlon racing from Pennsylvania to Maine; coordinated with race directors to meet needs to hold collegiate conference race, maintained standards set forth by Collegiate Triathlon Association to permit races to serve as national championship qualifiers. Sought conference-wide sponsorship for teams’ use as well as for prizes for end of season rankings

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Last edited by: iank: Oct 29, 15 22:18
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