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Lead Engineer

Date Listed: 11th Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 17th Dec, 2021
  • Organisation:Floatspace
  • Location:Ultimo, Sydney / Remote Friendly
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Lead Engineer

Negotiable Salary + Super + Equity Options | Remote Friendly

About Floatspace

Fun on the water starts here! Floatspace has rapidly grown to become the leading online marketplace for private, professionally crewed yacht hire on our home turf in Australia, turning a traditionally complicated and confusing booking process into an easy and modern experience.

Thousands of Australians have already chosen Floatspace to celebrate a special event in their lives, or just to have some fun with family and friends on board a unique yacht. Our mission is to enable you, and millions of people worldwide, to experience the feeling of freedom, fresh air, and fun from being out on the water for a day.

With so many people now stepping on board a Floatspace every day, and as we prepare for our international expansion in December 2021, we’re looking for an experienced Lead Engineer to join our team and take charge of our product roadmap and development, helping Floatspace become a global industry leader and household name.

About You:

  • You’re an experienced professional who thinks strategically, but is also prepared to roll up your sleeves and get things done.
  • You have a natural curiosity for deep diving areas that are outside your expertise with a proven ability to quickly acclimate, learn and utilize new skills when required.
  • You have a practical understanding for both the front-end and back-end with a high level of expertise in Laravel.
  • Experience with mySQL, AWS, CSS, jQuery, Bootstrap
  • API development and API integration (CRM, Stripe, calendars and similar services)
  • A passion for designing scalable and performant websites
  • An understanding of DevOps principles and / or SRE.
  • An eye for design, with a solid understanding of UI and UX best practises.
  • Extreme customer focus, every decision you make has its ‘true north’ or origin based on our end users.
  • You write clean and easy to understand modular code. You are an advocate for abstractions and understand the importance of producing simple declarative interfaces that expose the functionality of your well written imperative code.
  • You have all the basics of generally accepted programming good practice- you can rebase a branch in git, perform scripting, linting, writing tests etc.
  • Transaction system experience is preferred (Stripe)
  • You are self motivated and creative
  • You are highly articulate – excellent communication is crucial
  • You are reliable and transparent, with a positive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Experience in the travel or tourism industries is a bonus!

Your responsibilities at Floatspace

Reporting to the Product Director, you will be an integral person in the growth of the organisation. The role coincides with our imminent international expansion, building an engineering team around you which can ensure the Floatspace platform becomes the world leader in boating experiences.

  • Own and lead the development of the Floatspace Platform, including the website marketplace and our boat operator software tools.
  • Drive the engineering strategy and roadmap whilst identifying new customer features and enhancements, and keeping technical debt low.
  • You will report directly to the Product Director, planning and producing new features and updates for our existing platform, while also taking ownership of new, strategic greenfield projects.
  • Building and coordinating individual contributors and teams around internal and external facing services.
  • Planning, execution and delivery of maximum business value from the team.
  • Spiking issues to determine the best approach and design. There is no shortage of engineering challenges on our horizon which you’ll be responsible for.
  • Getting in and doing a lot of the development work. We run with a very small team so you can expect to be staying on the tools a lot of the time.
  • Ownership and full responsibility for the understandability, quality, processes and ongoing improvement of the code-base.

What’s on offer

  • A salary is negotiable based on experience. Equity options are also available.
  • The opportunity to have an ownership share in the company, which has potential to significantly increase in value in the future as Floatspace grows internationally.
  • Remuneration includes the lifestyle benefits of a flexible, remote-friendly work environment. However, we do have an awesome office in Ultimo, Sydney with plenty of space for you.

Apply

To apply for this role, please send in your application to

Club Services Officer – Victoria

Date Listed: 9th Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 28th Nov, 2021
  • Organisation:Australian Sailing
  • Location:Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria
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Reporting to the Regional Manager, the Club Services Officer is responsible for building effective “one on one” relationships with an assigned group of clubs and tasked to fully understand a club’s needs and priorities and work with the clubs to identify areas to build capability. The Club Services Officer will need to focus on four key objectives to significantly grow and enhance the sport of Sailing:

  • Build relationships with the Clubs and Classes to develop their capabilities;
  • The delivery of Australian Sailing services to clubs and class associations within the region;
  • Deliver national programs to substantially grow participation in sailing across age groups;
  • Deliver national training courses to enhance and improve the experience of participants.

Principle Accountabilities

This is a role that will evolve over time and be tailored to suit local requirements. Initially, the following tasks will be incorporated into the Club Services Officer role:

Club Support:

  • Share best practice from the club network and sport
  • Online service training with support from the central team
  • Seek to increase the number of clubs delivering accredited training programs
  • Support and provide input into the development of new resources for clubs as required
  • Support club’s development and implementation of participation pathways
  • Promote grants and funding opportunities and support clubs in application process
  • Helping to develop clubs’ capabilities and capacity with regards to sport development and participation

Participation:

  • Support of Discover Sailing Centres including applications, annual reviews and renewals
  • Coordinate the promotion of programs in conjunction with the Training & Education and Marketing & Communications teams
  • Connect clubs to schools and other organisations to grow participation
  • Support Discover Sailing Centre staff with training and induction
  • Mentor Discover Sailing Centre instructors and principles
  • Work with Discover Sailing Centres to maximise their growth potential and productivity

Projects:

  • You may also be designated projects related to State or National objectives.

Please read the full job description to learn more about the required attributes, knowledge and skills for the role.

Desirable Criteria

  • Relevant Tertiary Qualification
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Working with Children / Working with Vulnerable People Check
  • Drivers Licence
  • Australian Sailing qualifications – Instructor, Coach or Official
  • Background in sailing, either through club management, participation, competition, or industry

Application Instructions

To apply for this role, please submit a one-page cover letter that addresses:

  • Why you are the ideal person for the role
  • How your experiences and qualifications align with the required role competencies

Please send the cover letter along with a copy of your CV to:

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Australia.

Applications close 28th November 2021

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Please note: Short listing will commence immediately. We reserve the right to close the position without notice. Only suitable candidates will be considered and contacted if short listed.

Contact: Chris Tate, Head of Programs & People

Phone: 02 9170 6905

Travel Lift Assistant

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 30th Nov, 2021
  • Organisation:Boat Masters
  • Location:Gold Coast Queensland
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BOAt MASTERS – Hope Harbour is seeking an energetic, fit person to join our team. We are a small marina with a 75ft Travel Lift, sheds and hardstand facility based on the Northern Gold Coast.

This is a casual role assisting in the operation of a 75ft Travel Lift and Marina operations including hardstand.

Duties and requirements include:

  • Forklift Ticket an advantage
  • Current car and boat license an advantage
  • Boat handling experience an advantage
  • An eye for delivering excellence in custom service and a proactive work ethic
  • Willingness to work in a team environment
  • Flexible work attitude
  • Commitment to safe work practices and WHS
  • High attention to detail
  • General yard hand and grounds maintenance duties

If you would like to join a great team of people who are passionate about their work and the Marine Industry apply now:

Email resume to

Applications close 30th November 2021

 

Reception and Inventory Controller

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 10th Nov, 2021
  • Organisation:Marmong Point Marina
  • Location:Hunter Region - NSW
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Marmong Point Marina is Lake Macquarie’s premier Marina and Boat repair facility. This high-profile business prides itself in providing the highest levels of customer service along with world class facilities.

While you’re good with people, you are also very good with computers and systems.  You enjoy the challenge of learning new things and a comfortable contributing to the overall good.

Some experience in in the Marine Industry along with managing stock and inventory would be a significant advantage within this roll,

If you’re the right person to join our Team, you:

  • Love selling – which is really helping people get what they need
  • Have an interest in the boating lifestyle
  • Have excellent interpersonal, written and communication skills
  • Are great with all Microsoft Office software.  You can produce a spreadsheet and write a great email
  • Enjoy the management of inventory handling, both buying and selling
  • Have worked in a customer service role
  • Take pride in what you do

All applications to be in writing together with full resume of work experience emailed to – close date for applications  Friday 10th November 2021 @ 5pm

(Only qualifying candidates will be shortlisted) 

Marine Technicians/Tradespersons/Trade Assistant

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 15th Nov, 2021
  • Organisation:Terrace Boating and Leisure Centre
  • Location:Newcastle/Heatherbrae - NSW
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  • Part-time, full time or Casual position
  • 24-38 hours per week
  • $20 – $27 + superannuation + casual loading (if desired)

Terrace Boating & Leisure Centre has been owned and operating by the Padmos family in Newcastle/Heatherbrae for over 40 years. We have the range, knowledge and experience in all aspects of boating. Our aim is to inspire better lives by connecting boating communities on the water, our vision is a boat for every home.

We have positions available for Marine Technicians / Trades people / Trade-Assistant for our growing Service Department team, working Monday to Friday.

This role will provide excellent customer service, day in and day out, to a loyal customer base. This role will also diagnose a range of problems with a range of marine products as well as servicing and performing all duties in an efficient and safe manner. Using latest diagnostic technology and techniques to identify vessel issues.

All applicants with a mechanical aptitude welcome to apply.

Qualifications:

  • Current Marine Mechanic Trade Certificate (desirable)
  • Current Drivers licence (essential)
  • Current Boat licence (essential)
  • Current Forklift licence (essential)

Experience:

  • Experience in mechanical and electrical systems
  • Experience in Marine boating activities
  • Experience in any trade related fields

Required qualities:

  • Professional approach
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good level of physical fitness

If you are interested in this position, please email and we will send you an application form.

Marine Piling Surveyor

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 8th Dec, 2021
  • Organisation:Total Surveying Solutions
  • Location:Eden - South Coast NSW
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MARINE SURVEYOR – EDEN WHARF

About the job: We are seeking an experienced Marine Piling Surveyor to assist in completing pile positioning solutions

Main responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Pre-calculation and positioning of vertical and raked piles
  • Monitoring of pile depth
  • Real time positioning solutions for piles
  • Construction Set Out as required
About the candidate:
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Marine Surveying / Marine Pilling experience is a MUST
  • Strong commitment to Safety, Health and Environment
  • Be able to adhere to safety standards, rules and regulations laid down by marine authorities
  • Good communication skills
  • Availability to start working in January (6-8 months contract)
  • Willingness to work in Eden from start to end of contract.
What’s on offer:
  • Contract work for 6-8 months
  • Location: Eden
  • Attractive salary on offer depending on experience
How to Apply:

You can send your resume to Gema Serrano  or call 0439 329 559 for a confidential discussion about this or other roles in Surveying.

At Total Surveying Solutions, we embrace diversity of thought, style and working arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we serve. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Light Marine Mechanic

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 3rd Dec, 2021
  • Organisation:North Coast Boating Pty Ltd
  • Location:Sunshine Coast Queensland
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North Coast Boating has been on the Sunshine Coast for over 45 years serving the community by providing the best marine products backed up by a dedicated team of service professionals, all of whom have a love of boats and the water. Based in Caloundra, North Coast Boating is a Premier Mercury Dealer, one of only two in Queensland, and an authorised Kawasaki Service centre. Our Service department is second to none with excellent facilities and highly skilled professional mechanics.

We are currently seeking a Light Marine Mechanic to join our busy service team.  Mercury and Mercruiser experience would be preferred but is not essential.  Some on site work and water testing will be required so a current C Class License and Recreational Marine Driver’s License are essential.  Whilst not necessary it would be advantageous for applicants to hold a current Forklift license and PWC license, both of which will need to be obtained as soon as possible by the successful applicant.

The applicant must be energetic, a good communicator and have a willingness to learn.  You must display good work ethic and be able to maintain a clean and tidy work environment.  Working as a cohesive team member as well as an unsupervised individual are both important attributes to be successful in this environment.  The ability to plan work tasks and meet deadlines is also a must.

Duties will include service and fault finding on all brands of outboard motors and Mercruiser inboards and sterndrives.  New boat fit ups, wiring and fitting of accessories and general trailer repairs also play a large part of the role.

We invite applicants to apply by emailing their resume to

Boat Building Fitout and Assembly

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 3rd Dec, 2021
  • Organisation:Bar Crusher Boats
  • Location:South Eastern Suburbs - Melbourne Victoria
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Boat Fitout and Assembly Role

Working in the fit out and assembly department at Bar Crusher Boats you will be supporting the team fitting out aluminium trailerboats. Receiving the boats from the paint department, the fit out team are responsible for wiring, plumbing, glazing and fitting of all accessories.

To work in this area you will have some experience using hand tools. You may have experience fitting automotive accessories, boat fit out or caravan fit out or in another environment that has required good hand fitting and assembly skills. You will be a person who enjoys a variety of tasks and has an eye for detail.

The successful candidate will be trained as they learn the various tasks.

Some typical tasks you may be carrying out in the fit out department:

  • Fitting wiring looms, lighting and electrical accessories in boats
  • Fitting plumbing, hoses, pumps
  • Fitting windows, glass and hatches
  • Fitting marine electronics
  • Making up sub assemblies and parts
  • Fitting seating and upholstery
  • Fitting carpet lining
  • Fitting accessories and options (Bolting, screwing, riveting, gluing)
  • Applying graphics

Essential Requirements

  • You will be physically fit and able to step in and out of boats .
  • You will be reliable.
  • You will be able to communicate well with others.

Company Culture

Bar Crusher has a great culture with a team that are dedicated to producing quality boats. We are seeking candidates who take pride in their work and enjoy being a part of an enthusiastic team.

How To Apply

If you want to have a quick chat about the role…

Call Glen on 0412 551 648 Or Email your resume to   

We look forward to hearing from you!

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Marine Labourer

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 3rd Dec, 2021
  • Organisation:AME Marine
  • Location:Coomera, Gold Coast Queensland
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Australian Marine Enterprises require a labourer for immediate start in our busy and growing marine refit and repair business located in Gold Coast City Marina, Coomera.

Your duties will include:

  • Assisting our shipwrights
  • Surface preparation
  • Detailing vessels
  • Keeping the site clean and tidy

Experience in the marine industry would be advantageous but not essential. Would also suit a school leaver who has a passion for the marine industry, power boats or sailing who is seeking to experience working in the marine industry before committing to an apprenticeship.

To apply please send your application to

Mechanic

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 3rd Dec, 2021
  • Organisation:Boats & More - Victoria
  • Location:Shepparton - Victoria
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Are you a qualified mechanic or 3rd or 4th year apprentice mechanic?

Are you interested in boating, fishing or watersports?

Are you looking to be part of a small and supportive team?

Would you like a variety of work that is clean, interesting and rewarding?

Would you like to earn above award wages with additional incentives?

If you have answered yes to all of the above questions, we would love to hear from you!

This is a full time position at Boats & More, Shepparton.

Please email your resume and cover letter to

For any enquiries relating to the position, please contact Kate on 0437 359 352

Service Assistant

Date Listed: 2nd Nov, 2021 | Closing Date: 3rd Dec, 2021
  • Organisation:Boats & More - Victoria
  • Location:Shepparton - Victoria
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Do you enjoy interacting with customers and providing excellent customer service?

Do you have a passion for boating, fishing or watersports?

Are you organised?

Are you comfortable using a computer?

If you answer yes to all of these questions, we would love to hear from you! Boats & More Shepparton have a full time position available in their service office for a Service Assistant who will support the Service Manager in a variety of administrative and customer service tasks. Please email your resume and cover letter to . For any enquiries regarding the position, please phone 0437 359 352

Marine Technician Inspector

Date Listed: 7th Oct, 2021 | Closing Date: 5th Nov, 2021
  • Organisation:Seaworthy Inspections
  • Location:Melbourne Western Suburbs and Geelong, Victoria
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Attention Marine Mechanics

● Join an Industry leading company
● Attractive Salary Package including company van
● Bonus incentive program

Marine Inspector

SeaWorthy Inspections is Australia’s leading mobile vessel inspection specialist with operations on the Eastern Seaboard of Australia.
We are seeking an experienced Marine Mechanic with at least 5 years of hands on servicing and maintenance experience in the
recreational boating industry to join our successful Team in Melbourne covering the Western Suburbs and Geelong as a Marine
Inspector.

SeaWorthy Inspections is a proud company delivering a comprehensive inspection service to the recreational boating market including
fishing, cruising and ski boats as well as PWCs. We have developed industry leading processes to comprehensively inspect boats,
engines and trailers and provide clarity to our customers on the vessel they intend to purchase or sell. We help our customers to make
an informed buying decision, and importantly, to avoid the pain and expense of buying a defective boat.

Click here to read full job description and to get details on how to apply

Boat Assembler/ Factory Team member

Date Listed: 7th Oct, 2021 | Closing Date: 5th Nov, 2021
  • Organisation:Hains Hunter
  • Location:Derrimut VIC 3030
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About the opportunity:

Haines Hunter Company currently has a position available for a Boat Assembler/ Factory Team member to join our growing team. This Position comes with an opportunity to learn all skills within the boat construction industry. This is a Casual/Part Time position with the opportunity to move to Full Time.

About the Company

World class boat builder Haines Hunter is based in the western region of Melbourne. Haines Hunter is seeking Boat Assembler/ Factory Team member to join their exceptional team. The company prides itself on producing a world class crafted product.

We require the following in a successful candidate.

• Own reliable transport
• High attention to Detail
• Experience within a manufacturing environment
• Experience in Fibre glassing and Rolling an advantage
• Experience cutting & fitting components
• Grinding Fibreglass materials
• Assembling experience desired but not essential
• A positive and “can do” attitude
• Excellent communication skills
• Operate on your own when required.
• An eye for detail.
• Any boat building, spray painting, panel beating, or 12 Volt wiring or marine associated experience will be an advantage to the applicant.

Why Join Us

At Haines Hunter Company, we pride ourselves on employee satisfaction, offering superior working conditions, as well as the following:

• Attractive hourly rate based on the applicant’s experience, attitude and attendance.
• Great team environment
• Offers a secure long-term position
• Immediate start available

How to Apply

Email your cover letter and resume to . A list of 3 references must be also included.

Marine Mechanic / Fitter

Date Listed: 7th Oct, 2021 | Closing Date: 5th Nov, 2021
  • Organisation:Hains Hunter
  • Location:Derrimut VIC 3030
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World class boat builder Haines Hunter is based in the western region of Melbourne. We are seeking an experienced and trade qualified Mechanic who is reliable, flexible, energetic, displays a strong work ethic and ability to work unsupervised as well as part of our busy service department.

We specialise in sales and servicing of boating. This is a rare opportunity for someone with marine mechanical experience to work locally in western Melbourne. Your responsibilities will include working with fit up of new Mercury engines on new boats, servicing of engines and management of our servicing department. Ideally someone who has electronics fit out knowledge.

What’s essential?

  • Minimum mechanic’s qualification with 1-2 years’ experience in marine servicing.
  • Experience with boat engine and repairs and maintenance.
  • Ability to diagnose faults on marine engines and electronic systems.
  • Team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A valid driver’s licence with your own reliable transport.
  • Strong commitment to Workplace Health & Safety.

Skills and Experience required

  • Certified or Accredited Mechanic or Marine Mechanic
  • Prior experience in a related role
  • Demonstrated ability to follow company procedures
  • Demonstrated ability to complete jobs in a timely manner and to quality standards
  • Exposure to and competency with marine electrical circuits
  • Good communication skills
  • High level of recording tasks and materials used

The successful applicant has the following qualities:

  • A detailed eye
  • Organised
  • Timely
  • Enthusiastic
  • Great work ethic
  • Willingness to learn
  • Works well with others
  • Self-motivated

*Although seeking an experienced Marine Mechanic, applicants from automotive backgrounds will be considered for this role. Salary dependent on experience*Progressive roles to move up in the business for the right candidate.

If you feel you’ve got what it takes to be successful in one of the fastest growing industries in Victoria, then email your resume to: accounts@haineshunter.com.au Please note only candidates with a relevant qualification will be contacted. If you do not have the required qualification, please do not apply

Marina Administration Assistant

Date Listed: 7th Oct, 2021 | Closing Date: 25th Oct, 2021
  • Organisation:The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club
  • Location:Newport, Northern Beaches Sydney NSW
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Marina Administration Assistant 

  • Permanent part-time 25 hours per week (flexible)
  • Salary pro rata $60,000 PA + superannuation
  • Tuesday to Saturday

Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club is looking for a dynamic Administration Assistant to work with the Marina and Facilities team, located in Newport, on the beautiful Northern Beaches of Sydney.

This will be a varied and interesting role and one that will suit someone who is willing to be adaptable, enjoys being hands-on and has a can-do attitude.

Primarily responsibilities include;

  • Handling enquiries (face to face and over the telephone)
  • Processing casual berth and facility reservations for Club Members and visitors
  • Invoicing, receipting insurance and basic database maintenance
  • WHS&E and compliance administration
  • Maintaining waitlists and general reporting
  • Driving customer service and process improvements
  • General Marina operations

Critical to your success in this role you will have;

  • Customer service experience
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in an Administration role
  • Excellent organisational, time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail and be process driven
  • Ability to multitask and thrive being busy
  • Strong computer literacy (excel, word and database experience)
  • Boating experience preferred but not essential

This role will require you to work Tuesday to Saturday and flexible hours will be offered for the right candidate.  Paid additional hours may be required during peak periods.

Please send your cover letter outlining your experience and resume to

Applications close Monday 25 October 2021.

Only candidates successful for interview will be contacted.

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