Job Vacant

Marine Mechanic / Fitter

Date Listed: 7th Oct, 2021 | Closing Date: 5th Nov, 2022
  • 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: Please note only candidates with a relevant qualification will be contacted. If you do not have the required qualification, please do not apply