Marine Outboard Technician/Mechanic

Posted: 05/07/2023

Cape Ann Marina, north of Boston in Gloucester MA, is looking to hire marine technicians, mechanics and apprentices.  Technicians inspect, assess, maintain, recommend, make repairs and install new motors, equipment and electronics.  Depending on skills, experience, and willingness to learn from others we are looking to grow our team.  We have all sorts of boats that we work on, however the bulk of the repairs are outboards. We offer competitive wages, benefits and will pay for training.

Join our team of professionals dedicated to high customer satisfaction across the property and to making boating fun and easy. There is an opportunity to grow your knowledge and learn from Master Technicians. We are looking to invest in our next dedicated candidate to join our team.

As a family owned and operated business for the last 50 years, we rely on a strong team that works well together and has fun doing it. Staff here are considered family, and we take pride in the products and services we provide to many repeat and new customers. If you really like boating and like the idea of a saltwater lifestyle, you will fit right in. We cater to all customer levels and jump on new opportunities. As a small business we rely on other team members and often wear a few hats. We encourage you to apply if this sounds like this environment could work for you, if you are willing to learn and broaden your knowledge you will thrive here.

· understanding … to strong experience in gas and/or diesel engines
· Technical school or certification experience
· 1-2 and 5+ years’ experience
· ABYC and/or manufacturer certifications preferred
· Willing to follow work orders, take instruction and follow procedures
· Ability to ascend and descend a ladder
· Must carry own tools
· Ability to work in confined spaces
· Ability to lift 50 pounds
· A friendly attitude and demeanor
· A team player and supporter
· Strong attention to detail
· Confident in skill set, willingness to help and train others
· Strong analytical skills
· Communicates effectively

- Must like boats!
· Have attended any Yamaha or Suzuki trainings/certifications
- Other boating and repair skills for boating equipment
- Knowledge of parts, inventory, POS based program. “Dockmaster” Software preferred, not required

POSITION RELATIONSHIPS: Service Manager, Sales Personnel, Technicians, Retail Clerks, and Yard Managers
Direct Report: Head of Service

Year round position for qualified applicants, Medical, Dental, paid time off and vacation, and company matching plans.
Salary based on experience.

A MUST: Please submit your resume and cover letter by email or in person.  Online please submit at:

In your cover letter please tell us why you think you should be considered for this position; we want to know about you and why you think you could fit in our business.

Job Type: Part time and full-time, year round