Henry Korteling

Henry Korteling

Marine Engineer in Scarborough, UK


I am 19 years old, originally from Canada. I love coffee, photography and boats. I am looking for a job that can help me build my marine industry experience.

Work Experience

2021 — 2021
Kitchen/Bar Assistant at Sloop Inn Ltd.
St Ives, UK

Worked in a team of three to five people in the kitchen, washing dishes and doing prep tasks for the chefs as well as daily cleaning. Moved to the bar after three months. Worked in teams of two to four serving alcohol, soft and hot drinks to an average of 300 people per day. Learnt the laws surrounding valid forms of ID and the ID process as well as inventorying stock and keeping track of daily wastage. Processed discounts and food orders on the tills.

2019 — 2021
Kitchen Assistant at 'Hole Foods Deli Ltd.
Mousehole, UK

Washing dishes, doing food prep, cleaning and other necessary tasks as the chefs and servers need

2019 — 2019
Campsite Assistant at Troytown Farm
St Agnes, IOS, UK

Scooped ice cream, processed camping bills and helped with odd jobs around the farm including moving luggage and facing the shelves in the farm shop.

2019 — 2019
Housekeeping Assistant at Tregarthens Hotel
St Marys, IOS, UK

Worked as part of a team of 2-4 people doing changeovers for rooms and cottages. Hoovered, sorted laundry, cleaned toilets and bathrooms and occasional porter and maintenance duties.


2015 — 2019
Tennis Leader at Penzance Tennis Club
Penzance, UK

Teaching kids aged 3-10 basic and intermediate Tennis in a professional atmosphere. Leading 2-5 kids at a time by myself and leading in a larger group of leaders.


2021 — 2022
Level 3 Light Marine Engineering at Falmouth Marine School
Falmouth, UK

Attained a Merit grade and worked on a wide variety of engines including Perkins and Vetus. Also gained foundational knowledge of hydraulic systems

2020 — 2021
Level 3 Boatbuilding Restoration and Repair at Falmouth Marine School
Falmouth, UK

Attained a Merit grade and continued work on the Cornish Pilot Gig Project

2019 — 2020
Level 2 Boatbuilding, Restoration and Repair at Falmouth Marine School
Falmouth, UK

Attained a Merit grade and contributed to the Epic Energy Cornish Pilot Gig project.

2015 — 2019
Penzance, UK

Attained 8 GCSEs including Maths & English at a grade 4 (C) and Combined Science at a grade 55 (low B, high C). Also attained a grade 6 in Photography. (high B, low A)


Level 1 Basic Sailing from Royal Yachting Association