Diesel Mechanic/ Outbound Engine Mercury

  • Stuart Cove's Dive Bahamas
  • Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Jul 11, 2018
Full Time Boat Mechanic

Job Description

Job Title: Diesel Mechanic/ Outbound Engine Mercury

A diesel mechanic to regularly maintain and repair machinery as needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs major and specialized mechanic overhaul and repair work on gasoline and marine engines, outbound motors, and related marine equipment and systems using schematic charts and technical manuals
  • Establishes and maintains a preventative maintenance program for marine engines and related marine equipment
  • Tests marine engines and equipment to determine need for repair or adjustments
  • Repairs and maintains hydraulic equipment and valves
  • Operates hand and power tools associated with marine engine and equipment repair
  • Assist in fabrication of equipment
  • Purchases parts and supplies
  • Write specifications for and recommends purchase of marine equipment

Requirements:

  • Bahamas Technical Institute Certificate in Diesel & Outbound Engines is a plus
  • Basic Certification in Marine Diesel and Electrical Repair for Caterpillar and John Deer engines
  • High School Diploma
  • Minimum 3 years' experience as marine mechanic 
  • Basic boat handling skills
  • Ability to read and comprehend boat engine schematics