Marine Mechanic
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Job Overview

We are in search of a Marine Mechanic to repair and service marine engines and vessels for our clients. You should be able to inspect and identify any malfunctions. You should also be able to visit docking stations and perform mechanical operations on the vessels at halt.

As part of your job role, you should be able to work on both, land and sea. Besides, you should have excellent technical skills and troubleshooting abilities. You should conduct minor repairs of ship engines and electrical systems using various hand tools. 

As a Marine Mechanic with us, you will be required to be physically and mentally strong. Also, you should be able to work for long hours and demonstrate a high level of motivation. Your ability to analyze, research, and fix any mechanical problem at hand will be an added advantage. 

Drop in your application right away if you have extensive knowledge of marine engines and their components. We would love to hear from you. 


  • Testing and ensuring a stable performance of marine engines

  • Examining and troubleshooting any issues in the electrical systems

  • Undertaking minor repairs of ship engines

  • Performing electrical AC system maintenance and plumbing repairs

  • Repairing or replacing damaged/worn-out engine components

  • Maintaining accurate and detailed service records and documents

  • Analyzing motor performance and identifying malfunctioning signs

  • Visiting docking stations to inspect vessels 

  • Conducting operational tests

  • Changing oil and filters and other components during maintenance checks

  • Adjusting carburetor and water tanks for smooth functioning

  • Using hand tools for repairing generators and adjusting electrical systems

  • Determining the effectiveness of cooling systems using thermometers

  • Fixing hydraulic systems


  • Degree or diploma in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

  • Proven work experience as a Marine Mechanic or similar position in the Engineering department

  • Complete knowledge of marine engines and electrical systems

  • Understanding of safety protocols and procedures

  • Excellent technical and mechanical skills

  • Critical thinking and troubleshooting abilities

  • Detailed-oriented and highly motivated individual

  • Good physical dexterity and mental stamina

  • Ability to work for long hours and at both, land and sea

  • Ability to work collaboratively and independently

  • Good communication skills

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