Careers and Training

Consider a Career in the Marine Trades

Whether you are just getting started thinking about a career, or maybe thinking about a career change, the marine trades in Maine is an industry full of opportunity and you can be part of it. America’s marine industry began in Maine and today it combines centuries-old traditional skills with some of the most cutting-edge technologies of the future. Maine hosts hundreds of companies involved in products and services such as:

  • Boat Building
  • Marine Engineering and Design
  • Marine Electronics
  • Sail Making and Rigging
  • Management
  • Woodworking and Joinery
  • Marine Mechanics and Systems
  • Painting and Finishing
  • Equipment Operations
  • Yacht Captains
  • Sales and Marketing
  • …and MORE

The marine trades allow you to use your skills in fields like math, drafting, electronics, mechanics, woodworking and chemistry to build a lucrative and rewarding career. You can also be involved in the exciting field of composite technology. Approximately 90% of Maine boat builders utilize composite technologies in their work today. Not only that, the skills used in composite technology are in high demand around the world. Contact us for more information about career opportunities in the marine trades industry.

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Training

Maine Marine Trades Association

Please check our event page for information on training events for the marine industry. Some of the topics we offer include:

  • OSHA 10-Hour Industry Safety Certification
  • Crane Operator Safety Training
  • Straddle-lift Safety Training
  • Hydraulic Trailer Safety Training
  • Hydraulic Systems Training
  • Certification testing for the American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC)

The Landing School
Maine is fortunate to be home to The Landing School, one of the top marine industry training centers in the United States. The Landing School in Arundel is also the only school in the world offering accredited programs in yacht design, wooden boat building, composite boat building and marine systems under one roof – and the only residential yacht design degree program in the United States. The Landing School is an innovative training ground for the future of the marine industry, providing men and women pursuing their passion for boats with the education and inspiration to turn their passion into a career.
For more information

Southern Maine Community College 
With help from the Maine Quality Center funding, SMCC’s South Portland Campus has been offering Basic Yamaha Outboard Technician training. For more information email: [email protected] or call 207-741-5951.

Current Job Openings

These job openings represent some of the positions available with companies who are members of the Maine Marine Trades Association (MMTA). MMTA does not provide employment services. Please contact each listing member directly if you would like more information about any of these positions. Please note that MMTA is not responsible for immediate removal of any position that has been filled.

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Shipping and Receiving Department -Thomaston

Date Posted: July 22, 2021

Lyman Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston has a full-time position available. This person will be responsible for all inbound/outbound shipments both Domestic and International. Knowledge of purchasing, receiving, storage, inventory allocation processes is preferred. Candidate will have experience with preparation of shipping documents in addition to computer skills with various programs to include Microsoft Excel for data processing. Forklift certification and package lifting will be necessary.  Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K. Email resumes to [email protected] or download a job application from our website at www.lymanmorse.com.

Lyman Morse is willing to train a person that has computer skills and that is willing to learn more skills on the job.

Marine Systems Installer - Arundel

Date Posted: July 12, 2021

Position Title: Marine Systems Instructor

Compensation/Rate: Commensurate with Experience

Job Description: This position is an Instructor in the Marine Systems Program at the Landing School.  It is a full-time, permanent position The Marine Systems program teaches students the skills and knowledge necessary to install, maintain and repair today’s increasingly complex boat and yacht systems using established industry standards. The curriculum also serves as an effective preparation for those students seeking American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) marine systems certification.

Qualifications:

  • Associates degree or better
  • Minimum of four years working in industry, in a boatyard setting, preferably as systems technician or manager, involved in all aspects of yacht service and repair
  • Practical experience in the installation and maintenance of complex marine systems including engines and propulsion, AC and DC marine electrical systems, marine plumbing systems, fiberglass and metal yacht structural repair
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Project management skills, including estimating, budgeting, resource planning and Gantt charts a strong plus
  • Ability to climb a ladder and occasionally lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to climb into and around small spaces in boats
  • ABYC Certified Technician a strong plus
  • Management experience a plus
  • Previous teaching or coaching experience a plus

To apply or get more details, email: [email protected]

Heavy Equipment Operators - Camden & Thomaston

Date Posted: July 9, 2021

Lyman-Morse is looking for experienced heavy equipment operators to join our Camden and Thomaston yard crews. The yard crews are responsible for operating and maintaining a marine straddle lift (travel lift), along with a variety of hydraulic trailers, tractor trailers, fork trucks, cranes, man lifts and scissor lifts. The ideal candidates would have multiple years of experience operating and maintaining heavy equipment with diesel and hydraulic components such as forklifts, straddle lifts, hydraulic trailers, trucks, etc. Lifting and carrying heavy objects and attention to detail are key components of the job. Lyman-Morse will provide relevant training to the correct candidates to ensure success on the job. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K. Email resumes to [email protected].

Carpenter - Harpswell

Date Posted: July 9, 2021

The Technician (Carpenter) will be responsible for the layout, new construction and repair of interior joinery; the restoration of wooden boat framing / flooring / planking; and the maintenance & installation of teak decks.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ability to read and interpret drawings
  • Ability to plan, estimate, layout and complete carpentry projects
  • Conduct repair work and installation of custom interior boat joinery
  • Knowledge of wooden boat construction and repair techniques
  • Ability to operate tools, machines, and other equipment
  • Availability to work overtime in order to meet deadlines

TECHNICAL AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Basic math skills required, advanced math skills preferred
  • Experience reading, understanding and following construction drawings and procedures
  • Ability to ascend and descend a ladder carrying personal tools
  • Ability to work in confined spaces
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

MINIMUM SOFT SKILLS QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service and an understanding of customers’ needs
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills while working both independently and within a team
  • Organizational skills are a must
  • Demonstrates ability to prioritize and work unsupervised
  • Having the willingness and dedication to focus on completing daily/weekly goals

Safe Harbor Marinas, LLC (SHM) offers eligible employees healthcare benefits, 401(k) plans, paid time off, and relocation opportunities. Email Amanda Lemieux: [email protected]

Accounts Payable Specialist - Thomaston

Date Posted: June 29, 2021

Lyman Morse Boatbuilding is looking for an Accounts Payable Specialist for its operations.  The position responsibilities include vendor invoice entry, check runs, ACH and wire transfers, credit card reconciliations, sales tax reporting, and certain subsidiary transactions postings.

The ideal candidate will have a high school or associates degree with emphasis on accounting or related specialties.  The candidate must also be detail oriented, flexible, and able to deal with frequent interruptions.  Experience with Microsoft Office, and QuickBooks a plus. Experience with PierVantage highly desired. Full time, year-round.  Pay based on experience.  Benefits include vacation time, health insurance, and 401k.  Email resume to [email protected] or mail to Lyman Morse Boatbuilding, Inc., 84 Knox Street, Thomaston, ME 04861.

Service Manager -Southport

Date Posted: June 24, 2021

EXPERIENCED SERVICE MANAGER 

Hodgdon Yacht Services is searching for an experienced Service Manager to join our management team  at our full-service boatyard on Southport Island.  

The Service Manager is responsible for developing and maintaining positive customer relations by  meeting or exceeding each customer’s expectations. Duties include, but are not limited to evaluating the overall condition of customer boats and recommend maintenance and service work; maintain  appropriate communications with customers regarding found conditions, status of work, haul and  launch schedule, etc.; generate project estimates as recommended by the yard or requested by  customers; oversee and inspect project progress to ensure expected outcome, on-time and on-budget  status; generate invoices; identify new service, storage and growth opportunities; represent the  Company at boat shows and other related events and assist General Manager with yard management  duties. 

A bachelor’s degree or related on the job training/experience is required.  

If you are interested in joining one of the top full-service boatyards on the East Coast, please send  resume and references to [email protected] or mail to Diane Hammond, Human  Resource Manager, P.O. Box 179, Southport, ME 04578.

Marine Systems Installer -Damariscotta

Date Posted: June 24, 2021

Hodgdon Yachts is searching for an individual to join our strong team of boat builders at our Tenders facility in Damariscotta.

This position includes all aspects of installation of mechanical, propulsion, hydraulic and other systems into our newly constructed Tenders. This position also includes custom metal fabrication, welding, and light machining and must be able to work within close tolerances.

Applicants should have extensive experience in the installation of these system or equivalent education, training and experience as well as have a knowledge of basic carpentry and hand tools. Applicant must be able to fit and work in small-confined spaces, work ‘hands-on’ on multiple projects and work under deadlines.
Hodgdon Yachts offers a four-day work week, competitive wages and benefits including medical, dental, 401K and more. If you are interested in joining our team, please send resume to Diane Hammond, Human Resource Manager, P.O. Box 179, Southport, ME 04578 or email to [email protected]

Boat Builders -Damariscotta

Date Posted: June 24, 2021

BOATBUILDERS experienced in construction are needed to work on tenders for  prestigious boat building company in Damariscotta, Maine. Individuals perform a wide  variety of boat building tasks related to wood/composite tenders, including, but not  limited to, fabricating, setting-up and installing hull sections, keels, frames, bulkheads,  decking, etc. Successful candidate will have 3- 4 years of experience in boat building.  We offer excellent benefits including health insurance, paid time off, holidays, 401(k)  with employer match, four-day work week, and wonderful location on the coast of  Maine. Send resume to: Diane Hammond, Human Resource Manager, P.O. Box 179,  Southport, Maine, 04576 or email to [email protected]

Mechanic -Southport

Date Posted: June 24, 2021

Mechanic:  Hodgdon Yacht Services on Southport is looking for an individual to expand our growing mechanics team. This position includes repair and service on all types of marine engines, both gasoline and diesel, with an emphasis on diesel inboard and generator applications. Stern drive and outboard experience are also a plus.

Duties include commissioning/decommissioning, troubleshooting and repair of water systems, engines, refrigeration systems, heating/cooling systems, AC and DC electrical systems and heads. Provide estimates for system upgrades and repairs typical to marine systems. Ability to research in catalogs, on-line, through dealer port holes, service/parts manuals and computer sources is preferred.

How to apply:  Send letter of interest and resume to Diane Hammond, Human Resource Manager, P.O. Box 179, Southport, ME, 04578 or email to [email protected].

Marine Finisher/Paint Foreman-Southport & Damariscotta-

Date Posted: June 24, 2021

A Marine Finisher Foreman is responsible for assisting the Paint Department Manager with day to day scheduling, perform and train other department staff on all surface preparations and coating of the vessel, may include fairing, sanding, painting, spraying and other finishing procedure. Finishing may involve epoxy, linear polyurethanes and other marine finish products. A Finisher Foreman may also assist with preparing estimates, including interacting with Service Managers and/or Customers.

Five years’ experience in the marine finishing industry is preferred but may be substituted for experience in auto body shop finishing. The applicant must be familiar with brush and spray applications, have high quality standards and pay attention to detail. The applicant must have a keen understanding of the safety procedures, have good communication skills, have some supervising experience and be a team player. A Finisher Foreman must also possess basic mathematic skills, must be able to read and understand paint mixing formulas, have flexibility to work in standing, squatting or kneeling position, fit in and work in small confined spaces, as well as reaching overhead with some twisting and bending, while performing the tasks described above. Finisher Foreman must not have a fear of heights and must be able to lift a minimum of 25lbs.

Hodgdon offers competitive wages, as well as benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, 401K and more. Our current schedule provides for a three-day weekend by working four ten-hour days, allowing additional time to enjoy family and friends and the many beautiful places in the State of Maine.
If you are interested in joining our team please send your letter of interest, resume and references to: Diane Hammond, Human Resource Manager, P.O. Box 179, Southport, Maine, 04576 or email to [email protected].

Composite Technician -Damariscotta

Date Posted: June 24, 2021

Hodgdon Yachts is searching for an experienced composite technician with boat construction knowledge and experience to join our team at our Damariscotta location building world class Tenders.

Technicians are responsible for building composite components using appropriate layup techniques and have working knowledge of infusion techniques.

Duties include, material lay-up and installation, core fitting and placement, basic placement knowledge of vacuum and feed lines. Trimming and fitting completed composite components, grinding and sanding.  Must be able to work with all shop tools, equipment and chemicals associated with composite construction.  May be required to travel both domestic and internationally to perform Tender service and maintenance.

Experience includes working with boat building, composites as well as basic math, carpentry and staging skills.

Hodgdon Yachts offers a four-day work week, competitive wages and benefits including medical, dental, 401K and more.  If you are interested in joining our team, please send resume to:  Diane Hammond, Human Resource Manager, P.O. Box 179, Southport, ME 04578 or email to [email protected].

Varnisher -Harpswell

Date Posted: June 8, 2021

Varnisher (Brush Finishing) at Safe Harbor, Great Island

POSITION SUMMARY: Paint and varnish vessel exteriors, interiors and components using brush application methods.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Hardware removal and re-installation on surfaces to be refinished.
  • Surface preparation to include stripping, sanding, masking, staining, priming and painting surfaces.
  • Apply coats of stain, varnish, or paints, as appropriate, to refinish and protect interior and exterior surfaces.
  • Knowledge of the application requirements for the products utilized.
  • Meet environmental requirements and best marina practices in acquisition, application, removal and disposal of paint, paint waste or residuals in accordance with OSHA requirement.
  • Availability to work overtime in order to meet deadlines.
  • Utilize hand and power tools.

TECHNICAL AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Attention to detail and cleanliness required.
  • 2-5 years’ experience preferred.
  • Previous experience with brush finish techniques preferred.
  • Ability to ascend and descend a ladder.
  • Ability to work in small spaces and from a kneeling position.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.

MINIMUM SOFT SKILLS QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service and an understanding of customers’ needs.

SHM offers professional education and training opportunities and the chance to work with – and learn from – highly experienced professionals.  In addition, SHM offers eligible employees healthcare benefits, 401(k) plans, paid time off, and relocation opportunities. Send resume to Amanda Lemieux, [email protected]

Assistant Manager - Thomaston

Date Posted: June 8, 2021

LMT Assistant Manager – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse is looking for an assistant manager to help continue the growth of one of the company’s fastest-growing divisions, Lyman-Morse Technologies (LMT). The LMT Assistant Manager is responsible for assisting the division Vice President during the sales process and then leading projects through execution and delivery. He/she must have an ability to understand a wide variety of materials and manufacturing processes. The working environment is fast-paced, constantly changing, and can involve exposure to hot/cold temperatures, loud noises, lifting, and repetitive motions while employing the use of appropriate techniques and PPE. Communication and coordination with the internal and external stakeholders of each project, as well as taking a lead role in estimating and planning new projects, are key aspects of the position.

Required experience includes a college diploma, ideally in engineering and/or business. PMI certification is preferred, as well as experience in the design, planning, and construction of high-quality structures and components. A minimum of 5-10 years of supervisory experience is desired, as well as first aid training. Mathematical skills necessary include the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in various units of measure using whole numbers, fractions, pounds, and the ability to perform metric conversions and use trigonometry and pi calculations for layout purposes. Desired computer skills includes experience with various software programs including Rhino, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, and other internet-based software.

Benefits include vacation time, health insurance and 401K. Send resumes to [email protected]

Technical Yacht Rigger -Kittery

Date Posted: May 25, 2021

Kittery Point Yacht Yard is looking for an experienced technical yacht rigger to join our team. Applicant must have an extensive working knowledge of sailboat rigging and hardware. Must be detail oriented. Tasks include splicing and swaging, winch service, rig tuning, and stepping/unstepping of masts. Basic carpentry skills a plus.

KPYY is a full-service marine repair and refit facility operating two, year-round waterfront locations with over 40,000 sq. ft of indoor storage.  Our culture is defined by the values of teamwork and unmatched workmanship with a focus on creating long term customer relationships.  We strive to exceed industry standards and to be recognized as the industry’s finest.

The successful candidate will be professional and team-oriented, but also able to work independently.  Must have good communication skills and be detail oriented.  Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work outside in all weather conditions.  Must be comfortable working in, on, and around boats.  Must have valid driver’s license and clean driving record.  Must be willing to undergo background check.

Other boat related skills are always a plus.

Position is full time, year-round, M-F 7:30 am – 4:00 pm.  We offer health, dental & vision insurance, retirement plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off.

Pay rate is $18-25 per hour, based on experience.

Please reply with resume, contact information, and references to Tara Silber: [email protected]

CAptain - Bath

Date Posted: May 5, 2021

Schooner Captain

The Schooner Captain position is a seasonal part-time position requiring a great deal of flexibility. This position supports the mission and goals of Maine Maritime Museum by giving top priority to strategic plan initiatives, teamwork, and public service. Under the direct supervision of the Chief of Staff / Programs and Operations Director, the Schooner Captain is expected to operate the Museum’s historic vessel Mary E lawfully and in a safe and seaworthy manner.

Required Skills:

  • 50 Ton Master Near Coastal Captain’s License with Auxiliary Sail Endorsement
  • Navigation skills including reading charts, radar, dead reckoning
  • Competency operating a gaff-rigged vessel in an educational setting
  • Familiarity with Maine coastal waters
  • Marine Radio Operator Permit
  • CPR / First Aid Certificate
  • Strong management and organizational skills
  • Must pass pre-hire drug screening and subject to random testing
  • Customer relation skills

Minimum of 5 years of experience aboard historic wooden schooner rigged vessels preferred. Knowledge of local waters and history is a plus.

Application Requirements

Please send a cover letter and resume to Debbie Seybold at Maine Maritime Museum, 243 Washington Street, Bath, ME 04530.  Electronic submissions accepted at [email protected]  No phone inquiries. The position will be filled as soon as possible. $26.00/hr pay rate. Positive and collaborative working environment on a beautiful river-front campus.

Tour Boat Crew -Bath

Date Posted: May 5, 2021

Tour Boat Crew position:

The Crew Position is a part-time seasonal position (up to 30 hours per-week). This position supports the mission and goals of Maine Maritime Museum by giving top priority to strategic plan initiatives, teamwork, and public service. Under the direct supervision of the Lead Captain, the Crew assists with the daily operations and maintenance of the Museum’s cruise boat keeping the vessel to the highest standard.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to follow emergency procedures should emergency conditions arise
  • Knowledge of or ability to learn local history
  • Good customer relations and a friendly outgoing personality
  • Must pass pre-hire drug screening and enrollment in random testing program
  • Familiarity with local waters including Kennebec River, Sasanoa River, Boothbay Harbor, and Merrymeeting Bay a plus

Application Requirements

Please send a cover letter and resume to Debbie Seybold at Maine Maritime Museum, 243 Washington Street, Bath, ME 04530.  Electronic submissions accepted at [email protected]  No phone inquiries. The position will be filled as soon as possible. $12.50/hr pay rate. Positive and collaborative working environment on a beautiful river-front campus.

Yard Crew/ Lift Operator - Camden

Date Posted: April 22, 2021

Yard Crew/Travel Lift Operator

Lyman Morse in Camden is seeking an experienced person to work in the yard hauling crew. This person should have several years of experience in hauling, blocking, and setting down of small to large power and sail boats. Travel lift experience is desired for this position. Hydraulic Brownell trailer experience, heavy equipment or a mechanical background is preferred. Familiarity with ABYC Standard TY 28 is a plus. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K. Email resumes to [email protected].

Hydraulics Technician - Thomaston

Date Posted: April 22, 2021

Hydraulic Department

Lyman Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston is looking for a full time experienced hydraulic technician to work in the new build department. Must have knowledge of instrumentation techniques, basic understanding of electronics, hydraulics, fluid connectors, fittings and ability to read assembly drawings and hydraulic schematics as well as troubleshooting, test failures and assist in corrective action. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance and 401K. Email resumes to [email protected].

Marine Technician - Yarmouth

Date Posted: April 22, 2021

Come join the fast-growing Yarmouth Boat Yard family. We have an immediate need for a Marine Technician with good mechanical aptitude and experience with marine engines and boat systems. Certification is a plus, but not a requirement. Must be self-motivated, able to meet schedule deadlines, and ready to work with a great team. The position is full time with an excellent benefits package. Wage is based on experience, with room to grow. We look for the best and the brightest employees with a positive attitude and strive to give our customers the best experience.

Job Status: Full Time

Career Level: <2 years of hands-on mechanical experience

Minimum Degree: High School or equivalent

Pay Type: Hourly Wage – $15+/hour based on experience and performance

If you are interested in joining our crew, email a copy of your resume to [email protected]com  or click this link for more information

Marine Technician - Naples

Date Posted: April 22, 2021

Come join our fast-growing Moose Landing Marina family. We offer our customers complete service, dockage, and storage for their boats and are an authorized Service Center for Yamaha, Mercury, and Honda Outboards, as well as Volvo Penta marine engines.

We have an immediate need for a Marine Technician with good mechanical aptitude and experience with marine engines and boat systems. Certification is a plus, but not a requirement. Must be self-motivated, able to meet scheduled deadlines, and ready to work with a great team. The position is full-time with an excellent benefits package. Your compensation will be based on your qualifications, with room to grow as your experience grows. This is top-notch pay for a top-notch technician.

We strive for work/life balance and family comes first. We offer full OEM training and believe in training all our technicians and send them regularly for instruction and to earn certification in Yamaha, Mercury, and Volvo schools.

For more information, wages, and requirements. 

To apply, email a copy of your resume to [email protected]com

Service Yard Managers - Camden & Thomaston

Date Posted: April 8, 2021

Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding is looking for service yard managers at our Camden and Thomaston locations.

People must have experience in the Marine industry. Duties include customer relations, overseeing a crew, inspect boats before delivery, help move boats, schedule work & estimate projects. Must be able to use Excel, Word & email.

Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K.  Email resumes to [email protected].

Sailboat Rigger - Yarmouth

Date Posted: March 29, 2021

Royal River Boat Repair in Yarmouth, ME is looking for a rigger that will be responsible for unstepping and stepping masts, installing booms, tuning standing rigging, install running rigging, connect mast lights/wiring and bend on sails. Must have own tools. Ability to work overtime if needed. Experience is a plus but will train

  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Sailing knowledge 
  • Ability to climb 
  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs 
  • Ability to work in all outside weather 

Wage is depending on experience with an excellent benefit package for the right person

For more information or to submit an application, please stop by the Royal River Boat office at 307 Bayview St. Yarmouth, ME. Call ahead due to social distancing requirements 2078469577. You can send your resume to: forinfo@royalriverboat.com and please visit our website at royalriverboat.com.

Part Time Captain -Boothbay Area

Date Posted: March 29, 2021

Sea Tow Portland/Mid-coast is looking to hire a part time captain. The position will be mostly in the Portland and Boothbay area. Two weekends a month in Boothbay and a day in Portland

Applicant must have a 6 pack U.S.C.G near coastal operators license, or greater, with a assistance towing endorsement. Applicant must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test, and will be enrolled in a drug consortium and subject to random drug testing.

Hours are 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, with some night work.

Applicant must be familiar with the local waters, an exceptional boat handler, calm under pressure, and good with the public.

Should the right applicant not have the towing endorsement, we can teach and test that in house.

Contact Sea Tow Portland/Mid-coast by phone at 207-772-6724 or by email at [email protected]

Parts Assistant - Yarmouth

Date Posted: March 29, 2021

Royal River Boat Repair in Yarmouth, ME is looking for a full time motivated person with experience working in parts and service, preferably marine related. This position involves assisting with managing and organizing our parts department and assisting customers. Applicant must be able to work in a fast paced environment. Someone that is detail oriented is essential. Applicant must be a team player with a positive attitude who values quality work. Applicant must be able to lift/carry at least 50 lbs and have a valid drivers license, must have the ability to work overtime if needed. Basic computer skills needed

Wage depends on experience with an excellent benefit package

For more information or to submit an application, please stop by the Royal River Boat office at 307 Bayview St. Yarmouth, ME. Call ahead due to social distancing requirements 2078469577. You can send your resume to: forinfo@royalriverboat.com and please visit our website at royalriverboat.com

SEasonal Yard Laborers -Yarmouth

Date Posted: March 29, 2021

Royal River Boat Repair in Yarmouth, ME is seeking a full time seasonal yard laborer. Responsibilities include but not limited to: sanding and bottom painting of boatswaxingdetailingboat cleaninggrounds maintenanceshrink wrap moving/launching boats and mast stepping

Applicant must be able to lift 50 lbs have a strong work ethicability to follow directions and have a valid drivers licenseThis would be an ideal position for a high school student looking for summer work

This position could become a full time year round position for the right person with excellent benefits after a 60 day probation period has been completed

For more information or to submit an application, please stop by the Royal River Boat office at 307 Bayview St. Yarmouth, ME. Call ahead due to social distancing requirements 2078469577. You can send your resume to: forinfo@royalriverboat.com and please visit our website at royalriverboat.com.

MARINE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR – Yarmouth

Date Posted: March 23, 2021

Yankee Marina & Boatyard, located in Yarmouth, ME, is hiring a year-round Marine Equipment Operator. The right candidate must have experience operating a variety of equipment including a travel lift, forklift, boom truck, personnel lift, boats, truck with trailer and a variety of power tools. Duties include, but are not limited to, safely launching power and sail boats, moving boats both within the yard and on the water, dock and yard maintenance and assisting where needed. Must be able to perform heavy lifting, climbing, and carrying during job process and always maintain awareness of and consistently practice safe work habits. The successful candidate must be willing to learn new tasks and work well with other experienced marine crew to provide a well-executed, quality service to our boating customers. We look for polite individuals with a great attitude and a strong work ethic who are looking to grow and be part of a great team.

Yankee Marina & Boatyard is a family-owned, full-service marina in its 6th decade of providing the highest quality marine and specialty technical services to boaters. Our crew is a highly trained and a committed group that offers the right mentorship/apprenticeship of individuals in a boatyard career. Yankee Marina offers education in the field, employee discounts, paid vacations and holidays, extended holiday break, health, 401k, dental, disability insurance, and life insurance. $16+ Contact information to apply.

Boat Hauler/ Marine Equipment Operator - Kittery

Date Posted: March 22, 2021

Kittery Point Yacht Yard (KPYY) is seeking an experienced “In Yard” marine equipment operator to join our team.

Applicant must have a strong background in hauling boats. Primary responsibility to include operation of boat handling equipment including hydraulic boat trailers, fork lift, yard crane, and Marine Travelift. Applicant should possess necessary skills and knowledge to perform basic equipment maintenance. Additional boat related service skills and facility maintenance background a plus.

The successful candidate will be professional and team-oriented, but also able to work independently. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and comfortable working in, on, and around boats.

Position is full time year-round from 7:30-4:00pm M-F. Career path training and management opportunities available. We offer health and dental insurance, retirement plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off.  Relocation assistance available.

Pay rate is $18-30 per hour, based on experience.

KPYY is a full-service marine repair and refit facility operating two waterfront locations. We are dealers for Yamaha, Suzuki and Yanmar. Our culture is defined by fine work, creating long term customer relationships and “giving a damn”.

Please reply with resume, contact information, and references to [email protected]

Marine General LAborer -Yarmouth

Date Posted: March 22, 2021

Yankee Marina & Boatyard, located in Yarmouth, ME, is seeking the right candidate to fulfill year-round general labor duties throughout the yard and has the willingness to grow and be trained for more advanced technical positions over time. These duties include but are not limited to: general yard maintenance, assisting mechanics, woodworking, hauling and launching technicians, and shrinkwrap application. The successful candidate must be willing to learn new tasks and work well with other experienced marine crew to provide a well-executed, quality service to our boating customers. The Yankee Marina & Boatyard crew is a highly-trained and a committed group that offers the right mentorship/apprenticeship of individuals in a boatyard career. Yankee Marina offers education in the field, specific schools of specialty, employee discounts, paid vacations and holidays, extended holiday break, health, 401k, dental, disability insurance, and life insurance. We look for polite individuals with a great attitude and a strong work ethic who are looking to grow and be part of a great team. Contact information to apply.

Marine Fiberglass & Composites Technician - Yarmouth

Date Posted: March 22, 2021

Yankee Marina & Boatyard, located in Yarmouth, ME, is seeking the right candidate to fulfill a year-round position as a Marine Fiberglass and Composites Technician. The successful candidate must have working knowledge, whether through schooling or working experience, with various coring materials, gelcoat matching and application, and will possess the ability to work cleanly and efficiently in a fast paced environment. The successful candidate must be willing to perform other tasks and work well with other experienced marine crew to provide a well-executed, quality service to our boating customers. The Yankee Marina & Boatyard crew is a highly-trained and a committed group that offers the right mentorship/apprenticeship of individuals in a boatyard career. Yankee Marina offers education in the field, specific schools of specialty, employee discounts, paid vacations and holidays, extended holiday break, health, 401k, dental, disability insurance, and life insurance. We look for polite individuals with a great attitude and a strong work ethic who are looking to grow and be part of a great team. Contact information to apply.

Rigging Technician - Falmouth

Date Posted: March 8, 2021

Rigging Technician: Full Time, Year-Round

Job Description: Assess, repair, replace, install, and maintain spars, rigging hardware, standing rigging, running rigging, lifelines, deck hardware, and furling systems. De-rig and un-step masts for servicing and storage. Step, tune, and rig masts for cruising or racing applications. Bend and un-bend sails. Perform basic DC electrical trouble-shooting and repairs. Interact directly with customers. Utilize other marine related skills to assist other departments outside of peak rigging times.

Qualifications: Applicant must be a positive, self-motivated team player with good communication skills, able to accomplish tasks with attention to detail in a fast-paced, changing work environment. General boat yard work experience is required with rigging specific experience preferred. Training is available for the right candidate.

Handy Boat located in Falmouth, Maine offers benefits, competitive wages, and training.

Please e-mail your resume to [email protected]

Yard Specialist - Falmouth

Date Posted: March 8, 2021

Yard Specialist: Full Time, Seasonal

Job Description: Vessel commissioning to include shrink wrap removal and disposal, bottom sanding and scraping, application of anti-fouling paint systems, topsides polishing and waxing, general boat cleaning and detailing, etc. Assist yard crew with maintaining the property and in moving, launching, and hauling boats. Assist other departments with commissioning projects as required.

Qualifications: Must be capable of engaging in heavy physical labor for extended periods of time including routinely lifting and carrying up to 50 pounds. Prior related boat yard experience is preferred but not necessary. Handy Boat located in Falmouth, Maine offers benefits, competitive wages, and training.

Please e-mail your resume to [email protected]

Yard Technician - Falmouth

Date Posted: March 8, 2021

Yard Technician: Full Time, Year-Round

Job Description: Machine operator – straddle lift, boat transporter, articulated loader, crane, and plow truck. Haul and launch vessels. Transport vessels to and from dry storage. Step and un-step masts. Operate powered vessels to tow boats to and from docks and moorings. Undertake basic machine and equipment maintenance and repair. Assist with general property maintenance to include carpentry, painting, landscaping, snow removal, etc.

Qualifications: Clean driving record and valid driver’s license required. Prior related boat yard experience essential. Machine operator certifications preferred. Applicant must be a team player and maintain a positive attitude in a fast-paced, changing work environment. Must be able to engage in physical activity, including heavy lifting, for extended periods of time. Adherence to applicable safety and operating protocols an absolute necessity. Handy Boat located in Falmouth, Maine offers benefits, competitive wages, and training.

Please e-mail your resume to [email protected]

CNC Programmer -Thomaston

Date Posted: February 19, 2021

Lyman Morse in Thomaston is looking to add a person to our CNC Department.

This person would cycle parts in and out of CNC machines reliably and quickly, while holding the tight tolerance the job demands. This person must have a “can do” attitude to go above and beyond to ensure that the work produces consistent quality.

Extensive periods of standing, lifting and walking around machines as well as climbing into and around confined spaces and onto heights to fit CNC cut parts is required.

Programming experience preferred but willing to train. Must be able to work overtime when necessary and willing to work in other departments as needed.

Benefits include vacation time, health insurance and 401K. Email resumes to [email protected].

Paint and Fiberglass - Kittery

Date Posted: February 18, 2021

Kittery Point Yacht Yard (KPYY)is seeking a professional in the field of paint and fiberglass.

KPYY is a full-service marine repair and refit facility operating two, year-round waterfront locations with over 40,000 sq. ft of indoor storage.  We have a fleet of inside boats that require a wide range of cosmetic work throughout the winter months and a much larger fleet of boats that require similar service throughout the rest of the year.

We are looking to add an individual that has at least 2 years of experience working with spray and brush applications of paint.  Experience with laying up fiberglass is a plus as are any other general boat yard skills.  The successful candidate will be professional and team-oriented, but also able to work independently.

Position is full time, year-round, M-F 7:30 am – 4:00 pm.  We offer health, dental & vision insurance, retirement plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off.

Pay rate is $18-25 per hour and is based on experience.

Please reply with resume, contact information, and references to [email protected]

General Yard Laborer - Kittery

Date Posted: February 18, 2021

Kittery Point Yacht Yard is looking for an all-around individual to join our team to help with various tasks at our marine service yards. Responsibilities vary daily and can include helping with hauling and launching boats, buffing and waxing, bottom painting, shrink wrapping, general building and yard maintenance, running errands, picking up supplies- a little bit of everything.

Applicant must be able to lift 50 lbs. and work outside in all weather conditions. Must have valid driver’s license and clean driving record. Experience and a basic knowledge of boats and boat systems is a plus but we are willing to train the right person.

Position is full time year-round from 7:30-4:00pm M-F.  We offer health, dental & vision insurance, retirement plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off.

Pay rate is $16-20 per hour and is based on experience.

Please reply with resume, contact information, and references to [email protected]

Parts Department Manager -Kittery

Date Posted: February 18, 2021

Kittery Point Yacht Yard (KPYY) is seeking a Parts Department Manager to join our team with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a parts management role within the marine industry.

KPYY is a full-service marine repair and refit facility operating two waterfront locations. We are dealers for Yanmar, Westerbeke, Yamaha, Suzuki, and AB Inflatables. Our culture is defined by the values of teamwork and creating long-term customer relationships. We strive to exceed industry standards and to be recognized as the industry’s finest.

The successful candidate will be resourceful and solution-oriented, have excellent communication and customer service skills, and the ability to take ownership of important department processes. Proficiency with computers and basic software programs, as well as the ability to learn new software, is required. Candidate should have the ability to perform various tasks in an office environment. Attention to detail and organization are a must.

Primary responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Research, order, and receive parts for various boat projects, spring commissioning, fall decommissioning, yards tools, etc.
  • Research, order, and receive parts for call in customers and process POS payments
  • Proficiency in all dealership software as a resource for information, parts, and ordering
  • Maintain required stock room inventory levels
  • Monitor parts pricing, margin, and volume
  • Backup front office management as needed, i.e. answer phones, customer service

Position is full time year-round from 7:30-4:00pm M-F. We offer health, dental & vision insurance, retirement plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off.

Desired start date:  March or April 2021

Pay rate is based on experience.

Please reply with resume, contact information, and references to [email protected]

Outboard Technician -Kittery

Date Posted: February 18, 2021

Kittery Point Yacht Yard (KPYY) is seeking an outboard technician to join our team.

KPYY is a full-service marine repair and refit facility operating two waterfront locations. We are dealers for Yamaha, Suzuki, Yanmar, Westerbeke, and AB Inflatables.

Our culture is defined by the values of teamwork and unmatched workmanship with a focus on creating long term customer relationships. We strive to exceed industry standards and to be recognized as the industry’s finest.

Applicant’s desired background to include outboard engine maintenance, troubleshooting, repairs and repowers, as well as a familiarity with related vessel systems. OEM training opportunities are available. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and comfortable working in, on, and around boats. Familiarity with diesel engines also a plus.

Position is full time year-round from 7:30-4:00pm M-F. Good communication skills and basic computer knowledge are necessary prerequisites. We offer health, dental & vision insurance, retirement plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off.

Pay rate is $18-30 per hour, based on experience.

Please reply with resume, contact information, and references:  [email protected]

Marine Diesel Technician - Kittery

Date Posted: February 18, 2021

Marine Diesel Technician

Kittery Point Yacht Yard (KPYY) is seeking a marine diesel technician to join our team.

KPYY is a full-service marine repair and refit facility operating two waterfront locations. We are dealers for Yanmar, Westerbeke, Yamaha, Suzuki, and AB Inflatables.

Our culture is defined by the values of teamwork and unmatched workmanship with a focus on creating long term customer relationships. We strive to exceed industry standards and to be recognized as the industry’s finest.

Applicant’s desired background to include engine maintenance, troubleshooting, rebuilds and repowers, as well as a familiarity with related vessel systems. OEM training opportunities are available. Good communication skills and basic computer knowledge are necessary prerequisites. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and comfortable working in, on, and around boats.

Position is full time year-round from 7:30-4:00pm M-F. We offer health, dental & vision insurance, retirement plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off. 

Pay rate is $18-30 per hour, based on experience. Please reply with resume, contact information, and references: [email protected]

Marine Service Technician - Yarmouth

Date Posted: February 17, 2021

East Coast Yacht Sales is looking to hire a knowledgeable, experienced Service Tech to work on our New Boat Lines: MJM, Axopar, Sirena, J/Boats. This person should have extensive experience working in the marine industry and servicing boats. Full time position, benefits, vacation included. Compensation dependent upon pervious experience.

Submit resume and cover letter to: [email protected]

Dock Attendant - Portland

Date Posted: February 16, 2021

Fore Points Marina, Dock Attendant – Provides dockside service to guests of marina while maintaining a clean, secure and safe facility. Customer service requests may include catching and dropping boat lines, delivering goods and packages, fueling vessels, answering questions, and providing general marina or area information. Other duties and demands include monitoring marina access points, using various tools, properly operating VHF radio, driving off-road vehicles, disposing trash, miscellaneous light carpentry, and simple maintenance tasks. Job primarily takes place outside. Full time seasonal. May through October.

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Submit a copy of your resume and application to [email protected]

Maintenance & Fuel Technician - Portland

Date Posted: February 16, 2021

Fore Points Marina, Maintenance & Fuel Technician– Responsible for routine maintenance of facility equipment and docks. Functions include general maintenance of carts, pumps, equipment, inspecting and adjusting cables and internal components of wave attenuators and concrete docks. May assemble or construct tools to assist with daily marina operations, support team with construction projects, painting, and securing access points. Will help to run the fuel dock and pump out as well as the bunkering of megayachts with advanced high-speed in-slip fueling system. Courteous and professional demeanor with emphasis on outstanding customer service required. Seeking mechanically inclined individual, will train in fuel operations. Job is primarily outside. Full time April through November (2021); potential for year round beginning 2022.

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Front Desk Attendant - Portland

Date Posted: February 16, 2021

Fore Points Marina, Front Desk Attendant – Provides excellent customer service to guests of marina. Makes and confirms slip reservations via telephone, on-line, and in person. Must be pleasant and a clear communicator. Warmly welcomes each guest while providing marina rules and information, answering questions about the destination, ensuring all customer needs are met from check in to check out. Other functions may include operating VHF radio, maintaining a clean and uncluttered front desk, assisting with marina or private events, data entry, and marketing research. Job primarily takes place in the office with frequent opportunity to conduct tasks outdoors. Full and part time seasonal hours available. May through October.

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Marina Custodian - Portland

Date Posted: February 16, 2021

Fore Points Marina, Custodian – Ensures entire facility is clean and polished, clear of debris, clutter, and trash. Responsible for cleaning interiors of marina office, guest restrooms and laundry room. Will inspect, clean, and paint (as needed), all exterior surfaces such as entrances, doors, access points, and various outbuildings. Should constantly be scouring and managing the property for anything unkempt or inconsistent with company standards. Assists gardener with planting and watering; assists team members with light carpentry, any aesthetic improvements or various other tasks related to keeping the facility in pristine condition. While some indoor duties, job primarily takes place outdoors. Part time. May through October.

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Marina Event Coordinator - Portland

Date Posted: February 16, 2021

Fore Points Marina, Event Coordinator – Successfully executes on-site events in one of the marina’s beautiful tented or open-air event spaces. Acts as a liaison between the event planner, hired vendors, and company caterer. Collects insurance certificates, deposits and balances due. Assists guests with menu selection and makes recommendations to enhance their experience. Assures that all company protocols, rules and security initiatives are strictly followed and enforced. Is responsible for smooth coordination of all moving components of each event. Provides site tours, answers questions, assists with contract preparation and execution. Pay and hours depend on number and size of bookings. May through October.

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Finish Carpenters - Camden & Thomaston

Date Posted: November 25, 2020

Finish Carpenters

Lyman Morse in Thomaston and Camden are looking for finish carpenters for both new construction and service yard departments.  House carpenters are urged to apply. Marine experience a plus but not required. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K. Email resumes to [email protected]

Finishing Technician -Camden & Thomaston

Date Posted: November 25, 2020

Lyman Morse has openings at our Thomaston and Camden facilities for people with finish skills to work in both the service and new build departments. Work will consist of surface preparations and coatings including fairing, sanding, painting and other finishing procedures on boats and small parts. The products can range from epoxy, polyurethanes, varnish and other marine finishing products. Applications are done by brush as well as spraying. Experience required: 2-5 years marine painting experience, may substitute high end automotive prep and finish experience. Also working knowledge of airless pumps and traditional spray methods. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K. Email resumes to [email protected].

Coatings Dept Foreman -Camden

Date Posted: November 25, 2020

Lyman Morse at Wayfarer in Camden is looking for a full time Coatings Foreman. Experience with surface preparations and coatings, including fairing, sanding, painting and other finishing procedures on boats and small parts is essential. This person must have the ability to run a crew and assist project managers in overseeing service and building projects. Knowledge of time management, estimating skills, use of Microsoft office & Excel. The products can range from epoxy, polyurethanes, varnish and other marine finishing products. Applications are done by brush as well as spraying.  Experience required: 2-5 years marine painting experience, may substitute high end automotive prep and finish experience. Working knowledge of airless pumps and traditional spray methods is also desirable. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K. Email resumes to [email protected].

Coatings Technician -Camden & Thomaston

Date Posted: November 25, 2020

Coatings Technician

Lyman Morse has openings at our Thomaston and Camden facilities for people with Marine experience applying paint by brush as well as other coatings on boats and small parts.  Work would be in both our service and new build departments. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K. Email resume to [email protected]. Visit our website to download a job application at www.lymanmorse.com.

Marine Systems Technician -CAMDEN & THOMASTON

Date Posted: November 25, 2020

Marine Systems Technicians

Lyman Morse is seeking Marine Systems Technicians for our Thomaston and Camden locations. Looking for people with experience in all phases of plumbing & electrical systems as well as diesel & gas engines. ABYC Certification a plus. Five or more years of experience preferred.  Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K. Email resumes to [email protected]

Yacht Rigger -Camden & Thomaston

Date Posted: November 25, 2020

YACHT RIGGER

Lyman Morse is looking for a person with 3 to 5 Years of Marine Rigging experience to join the rigging department. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance & 401K.  Email resumes to [email protected]

Sailboat Rigger -Harpswell

Date Posted: November 16, 2020

Riggers effectively and efficiently install, maintain, repair, and replace sailboat rigging and sail systems. Must be mechanically inclined and experienced in use of basic hand tools, air tools and electric power tools. The Technician’s title may be specific to their trade and titled as such (Technician (Rigger), Technician (Electrical), Technician (Painter), Technician (Carpentry) etc.)

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Unstep and step masts
  • Assemble and disassemble spars
  • Tune standing rigging
  • Connect and troubleshoot mast lights and wiring
  • Install booms, sails, running rigging
  • Prepare sailboats to safely sail
  • Splice lines, service winches and furling systems-both manual and electrical/hydraulic.
  • Service sailboat steering systems and deck hardware
  • Wax and clean spars
  • Inspect and estimate repairs
  • Must possess own tools
  • Availability to work overtime in order to meet deadlines

TECHNICAL AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Sailing knowledge preferred
  • Hoisting/Crane Operator experience preferred
  • Previous experience preferred, willing to train
  • ABYC and/or manufacturer certifications preferred
  • Ability to ascend and descend a ladder
  • Must carry own tools
  • Familiarity with boats and nomenclature
  • Ability to lift 100 pounds
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Basic boat handling skills preferred
  • Ability to hang, move, twist, and climb with loads
  • Must be able to go aloft

MINIMUM SOFT SKILLS QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service and an understanding of customers’ needs
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills while working both independently and within a team context
  • Demonstrates ability to prioritize and work unsupervised
  • Eager to engage in a growing, fast paced, and industry-leading company

THE COMPANY

Safe Harbor Marinas, LLC (SHM) is the largest owner and operator of marinas in the world. As a fast-growing company, SHM cultivates a team dynamic of passionate individuals led by the sharpest minds in the industry in order to serve the vibrant boating community that encompasses the SHM network.  SHM offers professional education and training opportunities and the chance to work with – and learn from – highly experienced professionals.  In addition, SHM offers eligible employees healthcare benefits, 401(k) plans, paid time off, and relocation opportunities.
Please send your resume to Steve Rowe at [email protected].

419 Harpswell Islands Road
East Harpswell, Maine 04079

Marine Varnisher - Harpswell

Date Posted: November 16, 2020

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Paint and varnish vessel exteriors, interiors and components using brush application methods.

  • Hardware removal and re-installation on surfaces to be refinished.
  • Surface preparation to include stripping, sanding, masking, staining, priming and painting surfaces.
  • Apply coats of stain, varnish, or paints, as appropriate, to refinish and protect interior and exterior surfaces.
  • Knowledge of the application requirements for the products utilized.
  • Meet environmental requirements and best marina practices in acquisition, application, removal and disposal of paint, paint waste or residuals in accordance with OSHA requirement.
  • Availability to work overtime in order to meet deadlines.
  • Utilize hand and power tools.

TECHNICAL AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Attention to detail and cleanliness required.
  • 2-5 years’ experience preferred.
  • Previous experience with brush finish techniques preferred.
  • Ability to ascend and descend a ladder.
  • Ability to work in small spaces and from a kneeling position.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.

MINIMUM SOFT SKILLS QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service and an understanding of customers’ needs.

Safe Harbor Marinas, LLC (SHM) is the largest owner and operator of marinas in the world. As a fast-growing company, SHM cultivates a team dynamic of passionate individuals led by the sharpest minds in the industry in order to serve the vibrant boating community that encompasses the SHM network.  SHM offers professional education and training opportunities and the chance to work with – and learn from – highly experienced professionals.  In addition, SHM offers eligible employees healthcare benefits, 401(k) plans, paid time off, and relocation opportunities.

Please send your resume to Steve Rowe at [email protected].

419 Harpswell Islands Road
East Harpswell, Maine 04079

Yard Operations -Harpswell

Date Posted: October 22, 2020

Safe Harbor Great Island Boat Yard is currently seeking a full-time, year-round employee to join our Yard Operations team. This is a dynamic position that is involved in many facets of our boat yard operation: hauling/launching; detailing; bottom painting; maintenance of the yard and buildings, as needed; framing and covering/uncovering boats.

Successful candidate will be a detail oriented and energetic team player looking for physical work in a lively environment. Prerequisites include having a valid driver’s license and the ability to lift heavy objects, bend/crouch, and wear a respirator as necessary.

This is a terrific opportunity to be part of a skilled team of professionals servicing quality yachts in a first-class facility.

This position qualifies for our benefits plan. Competitive wage, commensurate with experience.

Send your resume to [email protected]

419 Harpswell Islands Road
East Harpswell, Maine 04079

Rigger -Harpswell

Date Posted: October 22, 2020

Safe Harbor Great Island Boat Yard is currently seeking a full-time, year-round employee to join our Rigging team. Successful candidate will be a detail oriented and energetic team player looking for physical work in a lively environment. Work includes, but is not limited to, stepping/unstepping masts, bending/unbending sails, cleaning/servicing winches, servicing steering systems, and assembling davits.

Previous experience and a sailing background is preferred, but not required. We will train the right candidate.

Prerequisites include having a valid driver’s license and the ability to lift heavy objects and bend/crouch, as necessary. Having one’s own ditty bag and tools is a must.

This is a terrific opportunity to be part of a skilled team of professionals servicing quality yachts in a first-class facility.

This position qualifies for our benefits plan. Competitive wage, commensurate with experience.

Send your resume to Steve Rowe at [email protected].

419 Harpswell Islands Road
East Harpswell, Maine 04079

Marine Carpenter -Rockland

Date Posted: July 23, 2020

Johanson Boatworks is currently seeking to add a marine carpenter to our growing team.

Position includes:

· Assist all departments with wood working projects and helps maintain vessels.

· Ability to transfer dimensions to marine plywood and other construction material using tape measure, square and making/layout devices.

· Troubleshoot leaks, squeaks, warps and make recommendations for appropriate repair.

· Installs prefabricated/custom parts such as hatches, marine hardware, metal trim, seats and other parts.

· Good working knowledge of most woodworking joints in the marine industry, such as scarf, sill splice, lap, finger and dovetail.

· Skilled knowledge and use of epoxies and vinyl ester resins or other adhesives to bond parts and preform basic fiberglass repair.

· Must have the ability to do light to moderate lifting up to 50 lbs.

· Must have the ability to travel up and down stairs & ladders.

· Must have a current driver license

Competitive wages & benefits. Apply via email to [email protected]

Marine Rigger -Rockland

Date Posted: July 23, 2020

Johanson Boatworks is a full-service yacht yard offering repairs, storage and complete restorations. Our Mid-coast Maine facility, located in Rockland, is seeking a seasonal Marine Rigger. Position potentially could lead to year-round employment, based on secondary skills.

Applicants must be able to safely handle both power and sail boats 25’ – 50’. Must have general knowledge of boats including but not limited to: stepping and un-stepping masts, rigging boats, including tuning rig, wiring mast and bending sails, winch & windlass rigging, rope splicing.  Critical thinking is a must.

Full time, spring through fall, Monday – Friday (7 am – 3:30 pm) with overtime available during Spring launch and fall haul out season.

Apply via email to [email protected]

Experienced Varnisher - Rockland

Date Posted: July 23, 2020

Johanson Boatworks is currently seeking an experienced Varnish/Bright worker to join our growing team.

Working knowledge and experience required applying a variety of marine varnish products by brush application. Including: stripping finishes to bare wood and building up with new varnish as well as maintenance coats of varnish to surfaces in good condition.

Working knowledge and experience applying a variety of marine paint products by brush application helpful but not necessary.

Must be able to work from staging, must be in good physical condition, able to lift up to 50 lbs. Strong work ethic and attention to detail are required.

Apply via email to [email protected]

Marine Systems Technician -Rockland

Date Posted: June 15, 2020

Yachting Solutions is currently seeking a marine systems technician for a F/T, YR position. A strong, high quality work ethic, cleanliness and positive attitude are important. Working knowledge and experience in diesel engines and all aspects of yacht systems, including plumbing, sanitation, refrigeration/air-conditioning, AC/DC electrical onboard both power and sailing vessels up to 55′ is required. Experience is necessary and ABYC certifications are a plus.

Duties to include:

  • Test, inspect, investigate, and diagnose mechanical and electrical failures on vessels to 50’
  • Perform all seasonal preventative maintenance (i.e. oil changes, replace belts and hoses, winterize engines, etc.).
  • Perform routine maintenance and installations on all types of marine systems including but not limited to; AC/DC wiring, electrical equipment, fuel, waste and water systems, air conditioning/heat, propellers, shafts, struts, etc.
  • Evaluate and repair faulty mechanical systems
  • Conduct service calls to various harbor locations
  • Troubleshoot 12/24 Volt DC systems
  • Perform safety inspection and recommend services
  • Seek opportunities to generate revenue while performing maintenance
  • Commission and decommission vessels
  • Report labor hours to Pier Vantage operating staff management system
  • Compile and submit parts requests to the Parts Advisor
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area

Required Experience:

  • Excellent knowledge of marine mechanics
  • Experience as a Marine Mechanic
  • Knowledge and practice of shop safety procedures
  • Detail-oriented while maintaining high productivity

The right candidate will be a self-starter and motivated, enjoy a team orientated work environment with interaction between both employees and customers, while also being able to work independently for periods of time. There is opportunity for growth and the potential to take on more responsibilities. A competitive hourly rate will be offered, commensurate with experience. This position qualifies for our benefits plan.

Please submit your resume to: [email protected]

Bob Cole, General Manager, Yachting Solutions 56 New County Road Rockland, Maine 04856

Marine Mechanic -Rockland

Date Posted: June 15, 2020

Yachting Solutions is currently seeking a marine mechanic for a F/T, YR position. A strong, high quality work ethic, cleanliness and positive attitude are important. Working knowledge and experience of the duties of a Marine Mechanic, including but not limited to the troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance of marine diesel and gasoline engines, transmissions, drive train and related electrical equipment. Duties to include:

  • Perform related duties assigned or as the situation dictates.
    • Perform all seasonal preventative maintenance (i.e. oil changes, replace belts and hoses, winterize engines, etc.).
    • Evaluate and repair faulty mechanical systems.
    • Conduct service calls to various harbor locations.
    • Troubleshoot 12/24 Volt DC systems and generators.
    • Do welding, soldering and brazing.
    • Operate metal fabrication machinery (i.e. mills, lathes, etc.).
    • Attend dealership-sponsored training (i.e. Steyr, Wesmar, Domestic, Cruise Air, Marine Air, Nautical Structure, Imtra, Side-power, Volvo Penta.
    • Assist other departments when necessary.
    • Maintain updated knowledge of product and industry trends and methods.
    • Maintain accurate records, both paper and electronic, related to billing, work orders and hours worked.
    • Work with customer service department and customers for the effective and timely completion of projects
  • Maintain awareness of and continually practice safe work habits.
    • Maintain a safe work environment.
    • Maintain cleanliness on projects both during and after job completion.
    • Continually strive to meet Yachting Solutions standard of customer service.
    • Work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.

 Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Ability to comprehend and utilize technical service manuals and use them to facilitate repair
• Unimpaired ability to walk, bend, climb and work safely around water, on a ladder or in confined spaces
• Be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
• Capacity to work as a member of a team or by oneself to achieve desired results
• Be able to safely operate a variety of stationary or portable hand and power tools
• Understand basic AC/DC circuitry
• Ability to use a PC
• Ability to read, write and comprehend work orders

  • Prior mechanical training or background
    • Basic computer skills
    • Steyr, Wesmar, Domestic, Cruise Air, Marine Air, Nautical Structure, Imtra, Side-power, Volvo Penta, and Universal training a plus.

The right candidate will be a self-starter and motivated, enjoy a team orientated work environment with interaction between both employees and customers, while also being able to work independently for periods of time. There is opportunity for growth and the potential to take on more responsibilities. A competitive hourly rate will be offered, commensurate with experience. This position qualifies for our benefits plan.

Please submit your resume to: [email protected]

Bob Cole, General Manager, Yachting Solutions 56 New County Road Rockland, Maine 04856

Billing Coordinator -Rockland

Date Posted: June 15, 2020

Yachting Solutions is currently seeking a billing coordinator / accounts receivable professional for a F/T, YR position. A strong, high quality work ethic, and positive attitude are important. Working knowledge and experience in invoicing and client interaction is required.

  • Billing – Generate and review, in coordination with service managers, customer invoices with a high level of accuracy.
  • Create spreadsheets and variance reports used in tracking monthly invoicing
  • Provide some administrative assistance to the General Manager and Service Managers..
  • Execute Point of Sale transactions dealing directly with clients in person and over the phone.
  • Detailed record keeping in line with efficient invoicing and correspondence
  • Assist with data analysis and other projects as needed.
  • The candidate will additionally perform some reception responsibilities and client interaction. Strong customer relation skills, diplomacy and communication skills are required.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Professional, friendly and courteous to all co-workers and positive company representation while interacting with clients.
  • Maintain and update Media platforms. (Facebook, Instagram & LinkedIn)

Required Experience / Qualifications:

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to focus on data entry for long periods of time.
  • Ability to produce highly accurate work in a productive and efficient time line.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Software & Adobe
  • Ability to learn and master specialized Pier Vantage Software used for the customer, work order, and invoicing data entry.
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to be productive and efficient with a minimal amount of supervision.
  • Minimum of 1 – 3 years of related job experience.

The right candidate will be a self-starter and motivated, enjoy a team orientated work environment with interaction between both employees and customers, while also being able to work independently for periods of time. There is opportunity for growth and the potential to take on more responsibilities. A competitive hourly rate will be offered, commensurate with experience. This position qualifies for our benefits plan.

Please submit your resume to: [email protected]

Bob Cole, General Manager, Yachting Solutions 56 New County Road Rockland, Maine 04856

Marine Dealer Prep Technician -Rockland

Date Posted: June 15, 2020

Yachting Solutions is currently seeking a boat sales department dealer prep technician for a F/T, YR position. A strong, high quality work ethic, cleanliness and positive attitude are important. Working knowledge and experience of the marine industry specifically new boat sales and service are preferred. This is an integral part of our team, working with the sales department, service department, boat suppliers and new clients, the ideal candidate with have a friendly can do spirit that exemplifies the highest standard of customer service. Duties to include:

  • Perform related duties assigned or as the situation dictates.
  • Receive new boat deliveries from manufacturers; inventory, quality control, unpack, clean, detail and stage in the sales lot.
  • Perform routine maintenance on marine systems in preparation for delivering a high quality sales experience.
  • Painting, bedding hardware, installing batteries and fuel tanks experience preferred but will train the right candidate.
  • Perform inspections to ensure quality control. High degree of attention to detail is required.
  • Perform set up and preparations for client to receive their purchase.
  • Ability to operate fork lift preferred.
  • Transport boats on trailer to mechanical shop for commissioning/service work or to the boat ramp. Ability to drive Class A truck with boat and trailer attached preferred. Clean driving record a must.
  • Ability to launch, haul, deliver and operate boats preferred but will train the right candidate.
  • Maintain updated knowledge of product.
  • Maintain accurate records, both paper and electronic, related to inventory, work orders and hours worked.
  • Work with sales team, service department and customers for the effective and timely completion of projects.
  • Maintain awareness of and practice safe work habits.
  • Continually strive to meet Yachting Solutions standard of customer service.
  • Work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Unimpaired ability to walk, bend, climb and work safely around water, on a ladder or in confined spaces
    • Be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
    • Capacity to work as a member of a team or by oneself to achieve desired results
    • Be able to safely operate a variety of portable hand and power tools
    • Basic computer skills
    • Ability to read, write and comprehend work orders
  • Prior mechanical background preferred

The right candidate will be a self-starter and motivated, enjoy a team orientated work environment with interaction between both employees and customers, while also being able to work independently for periods of time. There is opportunity for growth and the potential to take on more responsibilities. A competitive hourly rate will be offered, commensurate with experience. This position qualifies for our benefits plan.

Please submit your resume to: [email protected]

Bob Cole, General Manager, Yachting Solutions 56 New County Road Rockland, Maine 04856

Marine Electronics Technician - Thomaston

Date Posted: June 3, 2020

Marine Electronics Technicians

Lyman Morse is looking for an Electronics Technician. ABYC and NMEA certifications are preferred.

Benefits include vacation time, health insurance and 401K. Email resumes to [email protected].

Marine Service Yard Foreman - South Portland

Date Posted: December 11, 2019

Job Title:  Marine Service Yard Foreman, South Port Marine

Reports to:  Service Manager

Type:  Full time year round salaried position

General Description:  Key position with responsibilities that include, but are not limited to:

  • Hire, supervise daily operations, maintain schedule, and present annual performance reviews for yard team and rigging department.
  • Create and track work orders via Dock Master Software.  Assist in timely completion of work orders.
  • Act as secondary contact for service customers via telephone, email and in person in a manner that creates a trusting relationship thereby promoting customer retention and loyalty. Proactively explain to customers the recommended service needs for their boat with emphasis on preventative maintenance.
  • Inspect stored boats and oversee yard team and riggers inspections to identify problems and maintenance requirements.  Present the inspection documentation to the Service Manager, and communicate identified problems and recommended maintenance.
  • Provide parts department with work order information, and assist in parts ordering.
  • Train yard team and riggers, and record the training.
  • Assist yard team and riggers when necessary, performing billable work in order to maintain schedule for job completion.
  • Inspect jobs for quality control throughout the job process.  Report deficiencies to the Service Manager and counsel employees to facilitate rework and quality improvements.
  • Handle payment transactions with customers.
  • Provide administrative assistance to the Service Manager.
  • Supervise and maintain schedule for mechanical technicians when the Service Manager is unavailable.
  • Liaison between customer, manufacturer reps and technicians and parts department when the Service Manager is unavailable.
  • Generate reports as requested by management.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

Work Experience Required: 

  • Two years of experience as a marine mechanical technician or marine yard team member.
  • Strong working knowledge of parts and supplies used in the maintenance and repair of commercial and pleasure boats (power and sailboats) up to 135 feet.
  • Experience operating marine yard equipment and boats.
  • Ability to read/use technical manuals, parts books and drawings.
  • Ability to manage teams.
  • Integrity and strong work ethic.
  • Excellent customer service skills as well as communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Ability to multi-task and remain cool under pressure.
  • Computer proficiency to include Internet, Email and MS Office products, especially Excel and Word.
  • Knowledge of Dock Master Software or other marine services software is a plus.
  • Retail sales experience in the marine services industry is a plus.

Education Requirements: High School Diploma or GED.

Apply via email to: [email protected]

Service Writer -South Portland

Date Posted: December 11, 2019

Job Title: Service Writer, South Port Marine

Reports to:  Service Manager

Type:  Full time year round hourly wage position

General Description:  Key position with responsibilities that include, but are not limited to:

  • Act as first contact for service customers via telephone and in person in a manner that creates a trusting relationship thereby promoting customer retention and loyalty.
  • Proactively explain to customers the service needs necessary for their boat with emphasis on preventative maintenance.
  • Inspect stored boats on SPM property to identify problems and convey the problems to the customer.
  • Prepare accurate written estimates for service work and parts.
  • Perform warranty administration
  • Act as liaison between customer, manufacturer reps and technicians.
  • Maintain digital job schedule
  • Work with Parts Mgr to order required parts for repairs.
  • Input and track work orders via Dockmaster Software.  Enter technicians’ and yard team’s labor times in work orders.  Ensure accuracy and correctness of all data entry on work orders.
  • Ensure timely completion of work order and invoice submission.
  • Perform timely follow-up with customer.
  • Handle payment transactions.
  • Assist with warranty administration.
  • Provide administrative assistance to the Service Manager.
  • Generate reports as requested by management.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

Work Experience Required: 

  • Two years of experience as a marine mechanical technician or marine yard team member.
  • Strong working knowledge of parts and supplies used in the maintenance and repair of commercial and pleasure boats (power and sailboats) up to 135 feet.
  • Ability to read/use technical manuals, parts books and drawings.
  • Integrity and strong work ethic.
  • Excellent customer service skills as well as communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Ability to multi-task and remain cool under pressure.
  • Computer proficiency to include Internet, MS Office products, especially Excel and Word.
  • Knowledge of Dock Master Software or other marine services software is a plus.
  • Retail sales experience in the marine services industry is a plus.

Education Requirements:  High School Diploma or GED.

Apply via email to [email protected]

Various Positions -Trenton & Southwest Harbor

Date Posted: June 21, 2019

The Hinckley Company is a world-renowned builder of premium jet-boats and sailing craft located in beautiful Down-east Maine, and operates service yards in 5 different states.

The Hinckley Company is currently seeking skilled technicians for a variety of trades including marine diesel mechanics, marine electricians, marine carpenters, marine painters and fiberglass technicians.   These are full-time year round positions for both our production facility located in Trenton, ME and our service yard in Southwest Harbor, ME.

We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits including:

  • Health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match
  • Paid Time Off

Please send resumes to:

[email protected]

Or

Visit our website for a full list positions available at all our locations and apply today!

www.hinckleyyachts.com/careers

Advanced Composites Manager -Trenton

Date Posted: June 21, 2019

The Hinckley Company is seeking an Advanced Composites (FRP) Manager for our Trenton, ME location who will lead efforts to continuously control costs, improve efficiency and increase productivity.

Responsible for leading and developing a high morale workplace with the highest ethical and product quality standards. Working with Management, Production Supervisors, Team Leaders and other departments to evaluate and address production issues; both product and process in nature.

Requirements

  • Minimum 7-10 years direct supervision & management experience in a world class manufacturing environment
  • Marine or automotive industry experience preferred
  • Strong understanding of manufacturing processes, production lines, and FRP manufacturing.
  • Experience with lean manufacturing and continuous improvement techniques.
  • Expertise in analyzing, processing and presenting data for problem solving and management review
  • Quick learner, ability to adapt to changing work environment, ability to handle multiple priorities, detail oriented, maintain professional positive attitude at all times; ability to work under pressure with minimal direction or supervision
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with all levels of the organization
  • PC knowledge: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook

For a job description or to send resume:

[email protected]

Or

Visit our website for a full list positions available at all our locations and apply today!

www.hinckleyyachts.com/career

VARIOUS TECHNICIANS AND POSITIONS – PORTLAND

Date Posted: June 19, 2019

DiMillo’s Yacht Sales has openings in management, systems, and detailers.

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY

  • Performing quality work under guidelines and expectations
  • Various tasks include but not limited to hull work, systems installs and maintenance, varnish, detailing, organization, customer service

QUALIFICATIONS

Depending on the position you are applying for, experience is preferred, but not necessary.

 

For more information about benefits or to apply, please contact DiMillo’s Yacht Sales.

Boatbuilders - Rockland

Date Posted: June 7, 2019

Back Cove Yachts and North End Composites, leaders in the marine manufacturing industry, are increasing production.  We are seeking candidates with boatbuilding experience, but are willing to train those with a solid track record of outstanding performance in another field.  Positions are currently available in our Lamination, Gel-coat Finish, Decking, Assembly, Finish Carpenters, Electrical, and other entry level positions.

We offer competitive wages and an outstanding benefits package:  health/dental/life insurance, company matched 401k, paid time off/holidays, associate family scholarship plan, educational reimbursement, and attendance bonus program.  Standard production hours are Mon. – Thurs., 6 AM – 4:30 PM. We offer a challenging and enjoyable work environment, in a state of the art boat-building facility.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply either in person, by mail, or email at: Back Cove Yachts, 23 Merrill Drive, PO Box 548, Rockland, ME  04841

Email: [email protected]

Lamination, Mechanical & Electrical Positions - Raymond

Date Posted: May 31, 2019

Sabre Yachts has multiple positions available in our Lamination, Mechanical, and Electrical departments. If you are interested in becoming a member of a dynamic team and hand crafting boats that are proudly “Built in the Maine Tradition,” please contact us via our website at www.sabreyachts.com/careers or visit our office at 12 Hawthorne Rd, Raymond, ME during regular business hours.

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Woodworking or Carpentry experience preferred
  • Knowledge of safety and good shop practices
  • Marine experience is a plus

Benefits

Sabre offers extensive personal & family benefits including healthcare, dental & life insurance, short-term disability, medical reimbursement, company-matched 401(k), education scholarships, and more. Sabre also offers an innovative 4-day, 40-hour workweek, Monday through Thursday.

Woodshop and Assembly Positions - Raymond

Date Posted: May 31, 2019

Sabre Yachts has multiple positions available in our Wood-shop and Assembly departments. If you are interested in becoming a member of a dynamic team and hand crafting boats that are proudly “Built in the Maine Tradition,” please contact us via our website at www.sabreyachts.com/careers or visit our office at 12 Hawthorne Rd, Raymond, ME during regular business hours.

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Woodworking or Carpentry experience preferred
  • Knowledge of safety and good shop practices
  • Marine experience is a plus

Benefits

Sabre offers extensive personal & family benefits including healthcare, dental & life insurance, short-term disability, medical reimbursement, company-matched 401(k), education scholarships, and more. Sabre also offers an innovative 4-day, 40-hour workweek, Monday through Thursday.

Various Technicians -Portland

Date Posted: May 15, 2019

Portland Yacht Services has openings for Paint Shop, Systems, Outboard and Rig Shop technicians.

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY

Technicians will be responsible for:

  • Doing quality work as efficiently as possible, in a timely manner, in accordance with customer needs and company schedules
  • Assuring that proper diagnosis is done before work starts on a job
  • Make recommendations and take action to reduce costs in the maintenance and repair function

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS

  • The Technician reports directly to the Shop Manager

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements for this position include a High School Diploma(or GED) and at least 4 years of experience as a leisure and commercial boat  Technician.

For more information about benefits or to apply, contact Portland Yacht Services here.

Hamilton Marine -Five Locations

Date Posted: April 25, 2019

Hamilton Marine has multiple openings in our retail stores up and down the Maine coast!

Do you love helping people? Hamilton Marine is looking for people who are passionate about great customer service to guide our customers and give them a great shopping experience!

Do you love all things “boat”? Would you like to share your boating or marine knowledge and experience with people and get paid for it?

We have Full Time, year-round opportunities as well as Temporary/Seasonal openings in our retail stores and on our warehouse teams. Please see the employment page on our website for a current list of openings in our 5 locations.

Full time positions come with a generous benefit package, and for the right candidate, a seasonal position could lead to year round position! EOE

To apply for any open positions:

A completed Hamilton Marine Job Application is required. Applications are available on the Employment Page at hamiltonmarine.com, or at any of our five stores. Resumes and completed applications may be emailed to [email protected] or dropped off with a CREW member at any of our store locations.

Marine Systems Tech - Round Pond

Date Posted: April 2, 2019

We’re growing our team and looking for a person who is skilled in all aspects of marine systems (commissioning and decommissioning outboards and inboard engines, plumbing, sanitation, and electrical systems). Strong diagnostic abilities are necessary.

This full-time position is in a fast paced yard, you must be a self-motivated team player and able to work under minimal supervision. As a key member of our team, you’ll be given rewarding projects, great working conditions and competitive pay based on experience. We offer benefits, vacation and holiday pay.

Padebco has been servicing boats and building custom Down-east-style boats in Maine’s Mid-Coast for over 60 years. Our full-service boatyard offers marine services, hauling and storage for sail and power boats. We have earned a solid reputation for excellence by providing quality workmanship, top–notch service and attention to detail for all of the boats in our care.

Candidates must have a strong work ethic, be dependable, be able to multi-task and have a basic knowledge of boats and boating. Successful candidates must work well with others, be detail oriented and provide quality service to our boating clients. Conditions of employment include; background check, ability to lift/carry 50 pounds, valid driver’s license with a clean record, and be authorized to work in the United States. Send resume to [email protected].

Marine Mechanic - Portland

Date Posted: February 1, 2019

Maine Yacht Center is currently seeking a marine mechanic/systems technician for a F/T, YR position. A strong, high quality work ethic, cleanliness and positive attitude are important. Working knowledge and experience in diesel engines and all aspects of yacht systems, including plumbing, sanitation, refrigeration/air-conditioning, AC/DC electrical  onboard both power and sailing vessels up to 75′ is required. Five years of experience is necessary and ABYC certifications are a plus. Candidate must be a self-starter, able to manage projects on their own and communicate directly with customers. MYC offers great new facilities, a modern working environment, interesting projects, training, and a competitive wage and benefit package. Position requires that you are in good physical condition and able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Please send cover letter and resume to: [email protected]
Thank you for your interest.

Promoting Growth, Prosperity, &
Cooperation Within the Marine
Industry in Maine

Promoting Growth, Prosperity, &
Cooperation Within the Marine
Industry in Maine