Manitowoc Marina is looking for an experienced Marine Mechanic to become a member of its growing service department. As a Marine Mechanic you will be involved in all aspects of troubleshooting and repair. The ideal candidate will have at least five – seven years’ experience as a marine repair technician, possess vendor certifications from marine equipment manufacturers and industry organizations and be efficient and thorough at the same time. Specific tasks include diagnosis and troubleshooting, repair and maintenance, complete overhaul, repowering of engines and generators, set-up and commissioning of electronic control systems, replacement or repair of related components and systems, etc. We are looking for an individual with a great attitude, enthusiasm for their profession and focused on delivering an outstanding customer experience.


  • Examines boat and effectively communicate the nature of repair to customer and/or Service Mgr
  • Provide customer timely estimates as requested
  • Review work orders to determine work to be performed.
  • Perform diagnostics and repair of all types of marine engines and transmissions/drives/generators/air conditioning systems.
  • Disassemble and inspect parts for wear
  • Overhaul or replace carburetors blowers, generators, distributors, starters, pumps, electrical and fuel systems.
  • Rebuild parts such as engine cylinder blocks
  • Repair 12V electrical boat systems e.g., bilge pumps/float switches, lighting, live wells, etc.
  • Rewire ignition system, lights and instrument panel
  • Install and repair accessories such as radios and marine electronics
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Certifications from ABYC, NMEA and various marine equipment manufacturers would be beneficial
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and electrical schematics.
  • Must have the proper tools to perform the trade
  • Proficient in the use of computers and diagnostic tools.
  • Possess a valid US driver’s license.
  • Experience in all areas of boat repair and maintenance.
  • Experience in safe operation of boats.
  • Must have Excellent time management skills


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement

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More than a place to dock your boat: We offer an incredible facility complete with full retail store, the most comprehensive service facility on Lake Michigan, and we are just steps away from downtown Manitowoc offering great dining and nightlife with small town charm.

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