Job Details

Job Title:
Marine Mechanic

Job Location:
Savannah, Georgia

$25.00 - $28.00

Salary Frequency:

**COMPANY IS OFFERING A $1000 RECRUITING BONUS** SUMMARY:Under general supervision, performs skilled preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, primary and secondary repair, and modifications to mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic components of vessel systems. ESSENTIAL DUTIES: * Travels to the marina or dock where the vessel is located.* Assists in the development and training of employees engaged in marine equipment maintenance and repair.* Assists in identifying and recommending measures to improve and maximize production methods, quality, equipment performance and utilization, and working conditions.* Performs acceptance testing and pre-service inspections of new equipment. * Performs all levels of preventative maintenance and repairs to vessel and marine equipment.* Diagnoses, repairs, and/or replaces any subsystem including but not limited to: hydraulic, steering systems and associated gears, charging and other electrical equipment, inboard engines, air conditioning, plumbing, and intake.* Inspects parts to detect imperfections and/or changes in dimensional requirements. Lubricates and cleans functional parts; repairs or replaces defective parts. Adjusts functional parts of mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems.* Performs water testing of vessels to troubleshoot systems or determine the performance of corrective actions. Prepares work orders to document repair procedures and time. Works in a time-stamped environment.* Safely operates shop equipment such as forklifts, floor scrubbers, lathes, drill presses, grinders, welding machines, and other tools within close tolerances by following verbal and written instructions, understanding blueprints, drawings, and specifications.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:* Diesel engine experience.* High-level welding skills.* Move heavy equipment and work in confined spaces.* Satisfactorily complete a DOT physical examination, drug screen, and background check.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:* Knowledge of marine engine and electrical auxiliary systems.* Knowledge of marine hydraulic systems and related parts.* Knowledge of boat steering systems.* Proven work experience as a marine mechanic.EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:* High school diploma/GED required. Degree in mechanical engineering preferable. * A minimum of five (5) years experience working as a diesel engine mechanic -OR- completion of an apprenticeship program in a mechanical trade -OR- an equivalent combination of education and experience required.LANGUAGE SKILLS: Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Prepare work orders and other written correspondence. Communicate effectively with supervisors and other employees.MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Calculate figures and amounts such as percentages, area, circumference, and volume.REASONING ABILITY: Solve practical problems and interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to remain in a stationary position, move, handle, and converse/exchange information. The employee frequently is required to collect/retrieve, ascend/descend, and position self. The employee must occasionally move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; toxic or caustic chemicals; extreme cold; extreme heat; risk of electrical shock; explosives; risk of radiation; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.DISCLAIMER STATEMENT: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so qualified. EOE M/F/DN; A drug-free workplace.When submitting a resume for this position, I understand that this information may be used to create a registration with the Georgia Department of Labor on Employ Georgia.#CBAH

Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Minimum Experience: 60 Months

Special Requirements:
This job does not have any special requirements.

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