Walter Marcum

Walter MarcumTechnician & Shop Team

Field Service Technician

  • AME Team Member Since 2017
  • 18 years of experience
  • STCW (III/3) Marine Engineer (Chief Engineer 3000kw)
  • Master <24m Chief Mate <35m within EEZ
  • STCW 95 Certificate of Safety Training (Security Endorsed)
  • ISM/ISO 9001 Lead Auditor
  • Advanced Fire and Proficiency Survival Craft
  • Confined Space/Working at Heights
  • Health and Safety Representative (AMSA)
  • Skipper Grade 3 CO23466   (Fishing )
  • 10 Hour OSHA Certified
  • Forklift Certified

Walter was recruited to join AME in December, 2016 as a Field Service Technician and officially started in early January, 2017. Originally from Kentucky, Walter moved to Australia where he became exposed to the marine industry and went on to work extensively in the pearling industry and blue water Australian Cargo ships as Chief Engineer. Most recently, he oversaw new build commissionings and major refits for Australian Cargo ships.