Yamaha Outboard Technician
Jeff’s Marine, Inc. – Full-Time – 40 Hours/Week – Designated Weekends for Summer Season & Boat Shows
Reports to the Service Manager & General Manager
Jeff’s Marine’s Yamaha Outboard Technicians are a vital part of the crew. They perform many of the services provided by the boatyard, with engine service being one of their primary activities. They assist in a wide variety of tasks, from outfitting new boats with engines to diagnostic testing of customer’s engines. The technicians work with the entire Jeff’s Marine crew to complete projects of all sizes and meet deadlines.
Responsibilities & Duties
Duties include: routine service & maintenance of Yamaha engines; diagnostics & repair Yamaha engines; installation & rigging of engines; installation of electronics, including radars, depth finders, and chart plotters; spring commissioning of boats and outboards; winterization of boats and outboards; maintenance of safe work space & equipment; and ordering of parts.
Desired skills include: ability to demonstrate professional behavior, showing respect for customers & coworkers; ability to communicate clearly and in a timely manner; ability to work as a team player and assist others on short notice; ability to work in a fast-paced environment; ability to work independently and identify areas of improvement; and ability to complete projects in a timely manner & meet deadlines.
Qualifications include: ability to lift 50+ lbs.; ability to stand for long periods of time; experience in equipment operation, including trailers of all sizes; and mechanical experience with outboard engines.
Desired Skills & Certifications
Desired skills and certifications include: Yamaha outboard technician training; forklift operation certification; boatyard experience; and boat operation experience and basic water safety knowledge.