Yacht Systems Technician

LOCATION: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
SALARY RANGE: $22.00 to $30.00 per hour, depending upon experience
FULL/PART: Full TimePart Time

Job Description for Yacht Systems Technician

Premier shipyard in Fort Lauderdale seeks a skilled Yacht Systems Technician to inspect, service, and repair marine systems on high-quality custom yachts. This is a full-time position. Technicians will be responsible for inspecting and servicing propulsion equipment including, but not limited to, main and auxiliary underwater running gear. They will also be required to address problems with boat steering and hydraulic systems, pipework, pumps and valves. Duties & Responsibilities • Safety, maintenance inspections and testing of critical systems and equipment in compliance with classification society requirements • Removals and re-installations of underwater running gear including couplings, propellers, propeller shafts, cutless bearings, rudders, thrusters, and stabilizers • Development and submission of written and photographic information to document all stages of repair process • General mechanical duties including plumbing, pipework, pumps and valves • General rigging and safe lifting/movement of heavy equipment • Maintenance of tooling, equipment and workshop spaces to maintain a safe and orderly working environment • Support of other departments to complete tasks and meet scheduling deadlines

Qualifications for Yacht Systems Technician

• High school diploma or GED. • Proven work experience as a Marine Mechanic in a shipyard environment, or as a subcontractor in shipyards, and/or appropriate technical qualifications • Understanding of rotating equipment and basic alignment concepts • Ability to perform physically demanding work in confined spaces and lift 40-60 lbs. • Ability to work at sea. • Understanding of marine hydraulic systems and related components. • Understanding of boat steering systems.

Benefits for Yacht Systems Technician

• Outstanding full time benefit package for employees and immediate family members including free medical coverage/life insurance/disability coverage for employee only, plus available dental, vision, voluntary life & critical illness insurance (subject to probationary period) • Excellent 401K plan with company match (subject to probationary period) • Employee Stock Purchase Plan and Christmas Club savings plan

How to Apply for Yacht Systems Technician

OneWater Marine provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, OneWater Marine complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities and applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Drug Screening and background check are required. Send resume to cwilkerson@roscioliyachting.com

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