Boat Engineer - Service & Repair

Posted 5 January by REED
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Our client is an extremely successful marine vessel manufacturer, service provider and design specialist, building quality vessels designed to be reliable over long periods, which are quick and easy to maintain. they employ a number of multi-skilled members of staff, including boat builders, electricians, engineers, joiners, installation specialists, paint sprayers and composite laminators.

The successful Candidate is required to have the ability to work alone, on and off site and within a team, with office and supervisor support available if required.

Role to include some potential for weekend, out of hours and call out provision on a rota.

Fault diagnosis skills and rectification works to include

· Mechanical, electrical and hydraulic components.

· 12v / 24v Electrical / electronic systems.

· Mechanical manual and electrical common rail diesel engine and generators.

· Servicing.

· Breakdown.

· Preventative and reactive maintenance to vessel systems.

Including but not limited to inboard, out board and out drives engines and associated components, jet and hybrid drive systems.

The successful candidate will need basic PC skills, the role would suit a methodical thinker able to think on their feet, with willingness to learn and expand.

Potential installation of stern gear and drive train along with general engineering and electrical components.


Preferable skills


Basic knowledge of boats.

Engineering qualifications or time served experience.

Powerboat level 2 (vessel handling).

VHF Radio licence.

Welding experience.

Experience with lathe and milling machines.

The ability to read, understand and follow technical drawings and manuals.

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Reference: 36952289

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