Family Owned Marine Dealership is in need of a Marine Technician to join our team to troubleshoot and repair vessels of various sizes for our customers at the newest, most advanced, state-of-the-art Marine Service facility in today's yachting world.
As one of our Marine Technicians, you will be responsible for performing quality maintenance, service and installations on all marine equipment, including small auxiliary engines (& generators) as well as all on-board related systems.
Strong technical skills will be necessary to investigate, troubleshoot and diagnose all aspects of marine/yacht systems including, but not limited to: running gear/cutlass bearings; engine alignment; steering systems; hydraulic/plumbing systems; shaft seals service/installations ; general maintenance of yachts; repowering, annual services, oil changes/impellers/heat exchangers.
Some overtime, weekends and holiday work may be required.
SIYS, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.
You must be computer literate with reports and discoveries diagnostics.
To be considered for this position, the following are preferred, but not mandatory:
. Five years job related marine or auto repair facility or mobile marine repair experience and have advanced knowledge of marine engine troubleshooting, gas/diesel/outboard service and repair with little supervision
. Experience with Marine electrical and engine computer analysis
. Electrical experience with the ability to use various testing equipment for AC/DC circuits
The candidate must be able to safely operate various size and styles of vessels and be able to move customer's vessels and to perform systems checks as needed. Overall knowledge of mechanics for various types of vessels is a must for this position.
We need a self-starter with the ability to work unsupervised, a professional appearance, and the ability to follow directions in a professional manner. Team player attitude is necessary, along with effective verbal communication skills to work effectively with fellow employees, parts department, management, and occasionally communicating with the customer. Effective written communication skills are also needed to report results of investigations and discoveries and make recommendations to successfully complete repairs.
To perform the daily work of a Yacht Marine Mechanic, you must meet certain physical requirements:
. Ability to bend, squat, stoop, crawl, and kneel
. Perform prolonged standing
. Ability to turn head from side to side and about the vertical axis
. Ability to turn body at the waist from side to side and about the vertical axis
. Lift/push/pull a battery weighing 59 pounds without assistance on an occasional basis
. Must have the ability to climb in a safe manner (climbing as a minimum includes stairs, scaffolding, ladders and ramps) to access vessels and vessel equipment
. Ability to work at heights above 12 feet, while working from a ladder, scaffolding and/or lifts to access vessels and vessel equipment
. Able to work on ladders, scaffolding, and on top of the vessels while hauled out
. Demonstrate the ability to safely and appropriately use required tools and equipment
. Demonstrate good balance while working on uneven surfaces and maneuvering obstacles
. Possess sufficient handgrip and coordination to carry and operate tools and equipment
. Ability to utilize personal protective equipment (closed toe shoes, safety glasses, ear plugs, goggles, respirator, safety harness, safety lines, floatation gear, etc.) safely per OSHA standards
. Ability to withstand cold and hot temperatures
. Ability to work in inclement weather conditions including heat, humidity and sun
. Able to work in an environment where you are occasionally exposed to fumes and/or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals
. Ability to enter small spaces, openings and work in confined spaces for prolonged periods of time
. Able to respond to verbal and audible sounds/commands
. Able to utilize adequate visual skills
. Able to work with in an environment where the noise level is usually loud
. Ability to fully extend the arm or arms while reaching overhead, reaching out, reaching to the side and reaching down with tools and/or equipment
. Ability to perceive attributes of an object/materials such as size, shape, temperature and texture
. Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)
. Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer