Careers

Marine Engineer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced marine outboard engineer to join our team at Blackness Marine. Our family run boatyard situated on the river Dart provides a range of boat storage year round, trailer boating and a large Drystack facility in a stunning location with private slipway. We host a range of on-site services - a marine engineering workshop, fabrication workshop, on-site rigger and maintenance contractors providing a comprehensive range of services to our customers year round.
Candidates will ideally be dealer trained, with minimum NVQ Level 2 Marine engineering qualification and recent experience in a marine engineering workshop, our large customer base spans a huge range of engines, 4 and 2 stroke. The main manufacturers are Yamaha, Suzuki, Mercury and Volvo with many others Evinrude, Mariner, Yanmar, Beta etc. as well so the role is varied and fast paced.

The key requirements:

· Marine engineering experience (NVQ Level 2 minimum)

· Experience servicing outboards 2 and 4 stroke

· Experience servicing inboard engines

· Full driving license, own transport

· Good working knowledge of health and safety

· Excellent time management

· Accurate record keeping

· Physically fit enough to manage the role, which involves being outside year round

· Ability to swim

Desired but not essential as training can be provided:

· Familiarity with Stock control

· RYA Powerboat level 2

· Slinging and lifting experience a strong advantage, training will be provided

· Electrical instrument installation experience

NO AGENCIES
POST: Full-time, permanent, salary dependant on relevant experience

BENEFITS: Pension, ferry pass (kingswear to Dartmouth), Parking
All applications with a current CV and covering letter to the email address below:
becky@blacknessmarine.co.uk