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Junior Marine Mechanic

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours
55 River Frontage Rd, Niagara Falls, ON
Permanent, Full-time

Location

55 River Frontage Rd, Niagara Falls, ON

Benefits
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  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Store discount

Reporting directly to the Head Engineer, the Junior Marine Mechanic will play a critical role as part of the Mechanics team. They will assist in the daily mechanics and maintenance of our fleet of 9 jet boat vessels. For this position, we're looking for a Certified Mechanic with a working knowledge of DC electrical systems. A diesel endorsement and experience in the marine or automotive industry is considered an asset. *This is a full-time, year-round, position

Responsibilities/Duties:

*As a seasonal operation, the responsibilities of the position will vary between the operating season and the off-season.

Spring/Summer

  • On-water maintenance of jet boat engines, jet drives, marine electronics, hydraulics and fire safety equipment
  • Servicing of marine engines and propulsion systems and all ancillary equipment
  • Assist with maintenance of sea water cooling systems
  • Assist with maintenance of steering/control systems
  • Misc. daily maintenance and duties as required

Fall/Winter

  • Assist with end-of-season vessel haul-outs
  • Assist with the development of year-end preventative maintenance programs
  • Assist in vessel winterizations
  • Assist with in-shop rebuilds, modifications and repairs of Marine Engines and Systems
  • Assist with preparation of haul for new topcoat painting and underwater anti-fouling
  • Misc. daily maintenance and duties as required

Ideal Candidate would have or acquire:

  • Certified Mechanic
  • Diesel endorsement is considered an asset
  • Experience in Marine or Automotive industry is preferred
  • Working knowledge of DC electrical systems

*Group Insurance Benefits are available after successfully completing a 3 month probationary period.

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours has been giving passengers a taste of adventure on the white water of the Niagara River since 1992. Passengers experience a thrilling and educational one-hour guided tour, where they can take in the awe-inspiring scenery of the Niagara Gorge, feel the rush of the Class 5 Devil’s Hole rapids and marvel at the power of the Niagara Whirlpool. The tour company’s fleet of custom-built jet boats depart from locations on the Canadian and American sides of the Niagara River, including Queenston, ON and Lewiston, NY.

For more information, go to www.whirlpooljet.com.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:

  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Store discount
  • Vision care

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Weekend availability

Experience:

  • mechanical: 2 years (required)

Work Location: One location