Looking for a Marine Mechanic!
Busy marina looking for hard-working Marine Mechanic. This is a full time, year-round position with benefits available and includes paid time off. Located at Kam Marine in Detroit.
Job duties to include: Inspect, maintain and repair the mechanical and electrical equipment found on boats. Troubleshoot and inspect motors to locate defective parts. Maintain a boats body and perform maintenance tasks like painting, fiberglass repair and rigging installation. Install and test sanitation and refrigeration systems, cabinetry, electrical systems, steering gear and accessories. Repair engine equipment such as power tilts, bilge pumps, or power take-offs. Service marine driveline. Diagnose and repair signs of engine malfunctions such as smoke, excessive vibration, or misfiring. Operate boat at various speeds on waterways to conduct operational tests. Good working knowledge of all ship systems. Computer skills and use of diagnostic equipment. Requirements High school diploma or equivalent. Prefer formal training in marine technology or experience in small engine repair. Extensive knowledge of the mechanical and electrical ins and outs of various marine vessels. Must be able to work in all weather conditions. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Ability to perform general physical activities that require heavy lifting, use of your whole body, climbing, lifting, balancing and handling of materials. Strong communication skills. Problem-solving skills a must. Pay up to $35 an hour.