Marine Mechanic/Service Technician Coastal Marine and Yachting Center
Coastal Marine is a full-service marina. An unparalleled service department and first-class customer service in the Tampa Bay area.
Coastal Marine LLC seeks a full-time, year-round Marine Mechanic/Service Tech for immediate start. As a Marine Technician you will be responsible for diagnosing, and repairing boats and engines brought to our yachting center for service in addition to performing scheduled maintenance and conducting quality checks on work performed to ensure that repairs are made correctly the first time. Pay rates for top Technicians with current certifications and solid work history is commensurate with experience and negotiable on top of paid training, benefits and career opportunities unique in the industry.
Marine Mechanic/Technician Qualifications
Have a general understanding of the Diagnostic Process, Two Stroke and Four Stroke, Gas and Diesel, Electrical Diagnostics, and general shop processes.
Have a clean driving record
A very strong attention to quality work and detail
Be able to work independently or with a team
Be able to work in both in-door and outdoor environments
ABYC, and manufacturer certifications an advantage.
Demonstrate ability to prioritize and work unsupervised.
Must carry own tools
The Marine/Service Technician is responsible for the repair and overhaul of boats, yachts and its machinery
Diagnose, test, repair, replace, remove, and install marine engines, ship's systems, electronics and electrical equipment.
Assess projects, budget time, determine/source parts required
Ability to commission all types of vessels
Examine boat and discuss the nature and extent of damage or malfunction with the service writer, yard manager or customer.
Perform diagnostics and repair of all types of marine engines not under manufactures warranty, hydraulic systems, pumps, fresh, grey and black water systems, steering, running gear, shafts, props, alignments, shaft/ rudder seals, water makers and electrical components
Remove engine, transom or outdrive, disassemble unit and inspect parts for wear, replace batteries, blowers, generators, starters, pumps, electrical and fuel systems, rewire lighting systems and distribution panels
Complete repair work within the established timeframe
Safely operate customer vessels during diagnostic water testing operations
Maintain tools in good condition and according to guidelines
Other duties as assigned
Maintain 100% productivity
Reports to: Service Manager
3-5 years’ experience in the marine trades or similar
Licenses' or certifications are a plus!
Efficient knowledge and mechanical skills
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
Capable of working in a fast paced service shop and marina
Valid Fl drivers license
High School diploma or equivalent
ABYC, and manufacturer certifications an advantage
Good verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and work unsupervised
Customer service experience
Positive attitude and willingness to learn
Ability to work Saturdays.
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Must be comfortable working in small tight spaces
Must be able to crawl, kneel, sit, stand and climb for long periods of time
Must be able to work outside in all types of weather conditions
Additional Salary Information: Major Medical Insurance
About Coastal Marine
Coastal Marine Yacht Service Center, Tampa Bays newest Mercury and Seakeeper Dealer.