Marine Engineer

Job Description

Position: Marine Engineer
Location: Rugby
Salary: GBP15.00 per hour
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 9am-5pm or 9.30am-5.30pm
Shift: Day shift / 40 hours
Contract: Permanent

Marine Engineer Opportunity

Exciting and rare opportunity to join a rapidly expanding marina as the head Mechanical Engineer where the work will be both varied and interesting. A passion for boats would be great but no boatyard or narrowboat experience is required. As the marina grows this role could eventually involve managing 2/3 staff within the next 6/12 months.

Located in a picturesque countryside setting the role will offer a relaxed working environment where the emphasis is on quality of work completed. You will be a customer focused, motivated technician who takes pride in his/her work.

Marine Engineer Duties

• Utilising the 40 tonne amphibious hoist to move narrowboat from the water
• Diesel engine fitting, servicing, fault finding, maintenance and repair
• Welding and steel fabrication
• Installation, fault finding and maintenance of boat heating systems
• Gas system installation, maintenance and fault finding
• AC/DC, 12v/240v electrical installation, fault finding & maintenance

Marine Engineer – Abilities, Skills, and Knowledge required

• Fully recognised industry qualifications i.e. City & Guilds or NVQ to level three in commercial vehicle maintenance and repair or equivalent.
• Competent in all aspects of diesel engine fault finding, servicing, repairs and maintenance
• Any experience gained working on narrowboats would be beneficial but not essential
• Knowledge/experience of basic plumbing principles

Interviewing now for an immediate start

If you are interested in this role, apply via this advert or call Paul or Natalie on (phone number removed) for further information