Marine Mechanic

at Hodgdon Yachts in Southport, Maine, United States

Job Description

Marine Mechanic position includes but is not limited to repair and service on all types of marine engines, both gasoline and diesel, with a strong emphasis on diesel inboard and generator applications. Stern drive, outboard experience is also preferred. Major Responsibilities/Activities: Duties include commissioning/decommissioning, troubleshooting and repair of water systems, engines, refrigeration systems, AC and DC heating/cooling systems, electrical systems and heads. Provide estimates for system upgrades and repairs typical to marine systems. Ability to research in catalogs, on-line, through dealer port holes and service/parts manuals and computer sources is preferred. Minimum Requirements: • Strong mechanical aptitude. • Extensive experience with marine engines, electronics and boat systems. • Experience in diesel engines and aspects of yachts systems onboard vessels up to 65' is preferred. • Must have strong attention to detail and maintain cleanliness on projects both during and upon completion. • Must be able to work independently and have high quality work ethic. • Must be a self-starter, able to manage projects on your own and have excellent customer service skills with the ability to effectively communicate directly with customers and service managers. Working Conditions: ? Outdoors most of the time ? Occasional extreme indoor and outdoor temperatures. ? Occasional exposure to extreme heights. ? Rare exposure to adverse ventilation conditions where use of a respirator will be required. Essential Job Functions: ? Flexibility to work in the standing, squatting, or kneeling position, as well as reaching overhead with occasional twisting and bending while performing any of the above tasks. ? Stair and ladder climbing is required. ? Ability to work in small spaces. ? Minimal lifting required above 50 lbs. Additional Comments: ? Schedule is Monday-Thursday from 6am to 430pm. ? Spring, Fall and from time to time it may be necessary to work additional shifts or on weekends. ? Must work as part of a team. ? Must be punctual. Education Requirements: Some level of American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) certification and/or any manufacturer training preferred. Essential Mental Functions: Contact with customers is often necessary and therefore employees are expected to be courteous and follow uniform rules. Customers may not direct employees to perform any unauthorized work; all additions to any work orders must be done through the office of the Service Team. To apply please send application, resume and references to: Diane Hammond Human Resource Manager Hodgdon Yachts, Inc. P.O. Box 505 East Boothbay, ME 04544 Or email to:
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Job Posting: 646606

Posted On: Nov 30, 2021

Updated On: Dec 30, 2021