- A high school diploma or equivalent is required.
- Technical School Certification in Marine Technology, preferred.
- Willingness to take additional educational courses necessary to advance towards a USCG engineering license.
- Minimum three (3) years experience in the maintenance and repair of boat/vessel engines.
- Pay strong attention to detail is a requirement.
- Must be responsible and careful in their work to prevent injuries and equipment damage.
- Must be analytical and good at solving problems.
- Must have solid manual dexterity, have good hand-eye coordination and be physically fit.
- Must be self-directed, organized and able to train new mechanics as well, and must have solid repair skills.
- Marine mechanics must have solid written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Applicable Additional Requirements
- Valid driver’s license.
- Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds, handle noise levels, be comfortable with kneeling, climb ladders, push and pull, reach overhead, operate hand tools, stoop and squat, wear breathing apparatus, enter marine confined spaces and utilize all necessary personal protective equipment.
- Ability to twist and turn their bodies often and must be open to working outdoors in various weather conditions.
- Ability and willingness to travel up to 50 % (domestic and international), work extended hours, nights, rotating shifts, and holidays when required.
- Ability to obtain, or currently possess, a valid Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC).
Applicants selected will be subject to a background check. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment, drug and alcohol testing and job-appropriate medical testing.
Hourly Rate: $23.00 - $25.00