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April 16, 2019 

Position: Parts and Service Manager

Location: CO2 Inflatables, Oakville

Description: Canada’s largest inflatable boat dealer is looking for an experienced Parts and Service Coordinator. Must have outboard parts experience ( preferably Yamaha ). Must be well organized, mature, computer savvy and have excellent organization and communication skills as you will be dealing with customers. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Full time work, no lay offs. Only suitable candidates will be contacted.

Key Skills and Qualifications

  • Multitasking – Ability to succeed while handling multiple tasks and responsibilities
  • Scheduling Work and Activities – Scheduling service and repair work, sending and receiving deliveries.
  • Highly Relational with Outstanding Verbal Communication Skills
  • Strong Technical Aptitude including Computers – Keeping up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to your job; Using computers and computer systems
  • Team Player – Working with and getting co-workers to work together to accomplish tasks
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including Saturdays
  • Some physical work and lifting required
  • Some sales of inflatable boats and motors required
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record

Parts Coordinator Overview

The Parts Coordinator for Co2 Inflatables is responsible to oversee the parts department and is the primary parts sales person. Duties performed include managing inventory and reordering parts as needed. At all times, they must ensure that inventory is sufficiently stocked to meet customer needs and encourage sales. The Parts Coordinator reports to the Co2 Inflatables General Manager. Previous parts experience is necessary and experience in the Marine Industry is a plus. Customer service, organizational and communication skills are a must. Excellent product knowledge, good administrative skills and inventory management experience are equally important along with good sales and customer service skills.

Job Type: Full-time

Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 

March 20, 2019

Company: Toronto Yacht Services Inc.

Position: Marine Service Technician

Reports to: Senior Technician/Owner

Employment Status:

Full Time Equivalent (FTE) hours (March – November)

Part Time Equivalent (PTE) hours (December – February)

Overtime Equivalent (OTE) as required

Location:

Greater Toronto Area (Whitby – Toronto – Hamilton)

TYS Office: Toronto Outer Harbour Marina, 475 Unwin Avenue, Toronto, ON

Start Date: April 1, 2019

Compensation:

$22-30/hour depending on qualifications and experience

4% vacation pay included each payroll period

3 paid sick days

Industry/certification training as required

Smart phone allowance

 

Who We Are:

In 2009, Toronto Yacht Services Inc. (TYS) was launched to provide a comprehensive range of mobile, professional, marine services and yacht management in the Greater Toronto Area. TYS is an Authorized Volvo Penta dealer for warranty, service, parts and also for engine sales and installation for the full range of Volvo Penta gasoline sterndrive engines, diesel stern drives, Volvo Penta saildrive, and inboard diesel from 1 to 13 litres (12 to 900hp) . And TYS handles Volvo Penta IPS of all types from twin to quadruple installations.

Other marine products offered include:, Kohler, Yanmar, Westerbeke, Raymarine and Side-Power.

We are proud association members of ABYC, Boating Ontario and NMEA.

Role and Responsibilities

TYS requires a Marine Service Technician to join our team. Marine Service Technicians inspect, maintain, and repair boats of all kinds. Using diagnostic equipment, they test and repair boat engines, hulls, propellers, rigging, masts, sails, and navigational equipment. They also install and test sanitation and refrigeration systems, cabinetry, electronics, electrical systems, steering gear, and accessories.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform maintenance/repairs on gas and diesel engines
  • Perform maintenance/repairs on AC/DC on board electrical systems
  • Perform maintenance/repairs on board domestic systems.
  • Installation of Raymarine navigation electronic equipment
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment; demonstrate a strong sense of flexibility; self-motivated, able to work effectively under pressure; ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines
  • Other duties as required.

Required Qualifications:

  • Have attended a Marine Engine Technician Training Program (offered by Canadore College, Georgian College or Sault College)
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations
  • Have a valid (class G) Ontario driver’s license (clean driving record)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Industry certification (Volvo Penta, Mercruiser, Raymarine, ABYC)
  • Experience with gas (EFI) and diesel engines
  • Experience with AC/DC on board electrical systems
  • Experience with on board domestic (plumbing and HVAC) systems
  • Experience operating power and/or sailing vessels
  • Experience in other motive power trades (automotive, heavy equipment)
  • Good communication skills
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Standard computer skills
  • Self starter/desire to learn
  • Ability to work independently

Please send resumes to: Jon Moles;  Owner/Service Manager  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 


 

March 20, 2019

Company: Toronto Yacht Services Inc.

Position: Marine Service Technician Apprentice

Reports to: Senior Technician/Owner

Employment Status:

Full Time Equivalent (FTE) hours (March – November)

Part Time Equivalent (PTE) hours (December – February)

Overtime Equivalent (OTE) as required

Location:

Greater Toronto Area (Whitby – Toronto – Hamilton)

TYS Office: Toronto Outer Harbour Marina, 475 Unwin Avenue, Toronto, ON

Start Date: April 1, 2019

Compensation:

$18-21/hour depending on qualifications and experience

4% vacation pay included each payroll period

3 paid sick days

Industry/certification training as required

Smart phone allowance

 

Who We Are:

In 2009, Toronto Yacht Services Inc. (TYS) was launched to provide a comprehensive range of mobile, professional, marine services and yacht management in the Greater Toronto Area. TYS is an Authorized Volvo Penta dealer for warranty, service, parts and also for engine sales and installation for the full range of Volvo Penta gasoline sterndrive engines, diesel stern drives, Volvo Penta saildrive, and inboard diesel from 1 to 13 litres (12 to 900hp) . And TYS handles Volvo Penta IPS of all types from twin to quadruple installations.

Other marine products offered include:, Kohler, Yanmar, Westerbeke, Raymarine and Side-Power.

We are proud association members of ABYC, Boating Ontario and NMEA.

Role and Responsibilities

TYS requires an apprentice to assist our Senior Marine Service Technicians. Marine Service Technicians inspect, maintain, and repair boats of all kinds. Using diagnostic equipment, they test and repair boat engines, hulls, propellers, rigging, masts, sails, and navigational equipment. They also install and test sanitation and refrigeration systems, cabinetry, electronics, electrical systems, steering gear, and accessories.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform maintenance/repairs on gas and diesel engines
  • Perform maintenance/repairs on AC/DC on board electrical systems
  • Perform maintenance/repairs on board domestic systems.
  • Installation of Raymarine navigation electronic equipment
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment; demonstrate a strong sense of flexibility; self-motivated, able to work effectively under pressure; ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines
  • Other duties as required.

Required Qualifications:

  • Have attended a Marine Engine Technician Training Program (offered by Canadore College, Georgian College or Sault College)
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations
  • Have a valid (class G) Ontario driver’s license (clean driving record)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Industry certification (Volvo Penta, Mercruiser, Raymarine, ABYC)
  • Experience with gas (EFI) and diesel engines
  • Experience with AC/DC on board electrical systems
  • Experience with on board domestic (plumbing and HVAC) systems
  • Experience in other motive power trades (automotive, heavy equipment)
  • Experience operating power and/or sailing vessels
  • Good communication skills
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Standard computer skills
  • Self starter/desire to learn
  • Ability to work independently

Job Type: Full-time

Please send resumes to: Jon Moles;  Owner/Service Manager  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 


 

February 11, 2019

Position: Assistant Marina Manager

Location: Honey Harbour, Ontario

About Brandy’s Cove Yachting Centre: Brandy’s Cove is a full-service marina located in beautiful Honey Harbour, Ontario providing premium marine mechanical and dockage services.  Brandy’s Cove is a family-owned marina offering customized services to more than 100 vessels up to 55 ft in length. Our experienced staff are focused on customer service excellence and delivering the optimal experience for the boating community on Southern Georgian Bay.

Brandy’s Cove is looking to hire an exceptionally driven and customer oriented Assistant Marina Manager who will thrive in fast-faced team environment.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Customer service excellence
  • Work closely with the management team on various projects
  • Dock and yard staff management
  • Human resources management
  • Health and safety oversight
  • Infrastructure maintenance and quality control
  • Assist with hiring for vacant positions
  • Sales and marketing

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Management experience in a service role
  • Marine industry knowledge
  • Proven ability to effectively lead/direct, coach and train others
  • Exceptional communication, interpersonal, diplomacy and related skills
  • Flexibility in your work schedule
  • Focus on quality control and detail oriented
  • Impeccable organizational skills
  • VHF Radio license
  • Health and safety experience

Asset:

  • First aid training
  • High-level of comfort working around large boats and water
  • Experience operating heavy equipment

Compensation:

  • Compensation will be assessed based on experience
  • Minimum 40 hrs/week
  • Contract Start Date: April 2019 (***must work most weekends***)

Contact:

Please respond via email to Marina Manager, Shayne Ronald at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 


 

 

February 11, 2019

Position: Marine Mechanic

Location: Honey Harbour, Ontario

About Brandy’s Cove Yachting Centre: Brandy’s Cove is a full-service marina located in beautiful Honey Harbour, Ontario providing premium marine mechanical and dockage services.  Brandy’s Cove is a family-owned marina offering customized services to more than 100 vessels up to 55 ft in length. Our experienced staff are focused on customer service excellence and delivering the optimal experience for the boating community on Southern Georgian Bay. Brandy’s Cove is looking to hire an exceptionally driven and experienced marine mechanic who will thrive in fast-faced team environment.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to diagnose mechanical problems and successfully repair them
  • Maintain time records on work orders
  • Experience with both gas and diesel engines
  • Minimum 2 years work experience on maintenance of small equipment, gasoline and diesel marine engines
  • Ability to troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair equipment with accuracy and speed.
  • Work effectively & cooperatively with fellow employees
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing about repairs
  • Valid G or higher Driver’s License and vehicle
  • Pleasure craft operator card
  • Ability to drive a boat

Assets:

  • Must have own mechanic tools & tool box
  • First Aid training

Compensation:

  • Compensation will be assessed based on experience
  • 40 hrs/week (Monday – Friday)

Contact:

Please respond via email to Office Manager, Fiona Stellato at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

 


January 4, 2019

Position: Marine Technician

Description: Lakeview Marine is pleased to offer openings for Certified and Entry level technicians; we are located on the edge of Historic Port Perry which is on the shores of Lake Scugog. This is just north of the Oshawa/Whitby area and south of Lindsay.

We are an equal opportunity employer and are pleased to offer two career path choices. First, for the well experienced certified technician, we offer enrollment in continued education with the major marine engine and drive manufacturers. We supply specialty shop tools and equipment. We commit to having support staff in place to help you be successful. For the ELT, we offer a path that evolves from an entry level position all the way to a certified technician. We will start you on your path to success with enrollment in industry leading training programs that are instructor led. These programs are completed through on-line portals as well as mentoring on the job.

Canadian’s own over 2 million recreational boats!  We sell and service multiple boat lines as well as ATV’s. If you’re interested in a rewarding, in demand, high tech career in the marine industry we may be the right fit for you!

Job type:  Full time seasonal (compensation program available for off season)

Experience:

  • ELT entry level technician- some mechanical experience with a positive outlook and an appetite to learn, some hand tools required.
  • Certified technician in Mercury, Mercruiser, Volvo Penta, Suzuki, Evinrude and other manufactures would be an asset. Positive team outlook and must be willing to continue with up to date manufacturer education programs.

Wage: Based on experience

Schedule: Monday – Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Fridays to 8:00 am - 6:00pm, Rotating Saturdays 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Please contact Jim Post via email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call or txt 905-982-0300

 

 


 

 

Updated Febraury 6, 2019

Position: Naval Architect

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Compensation: Full -Time Salary Position

Duke Marine is currently seeking a Naval Architect, CSC. The Naval Architect CSC will be responsible for engineering activities related to general naval architecture, stability, seakeeping, manoeuvring, weight, and ship hydrodynamics for the Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) Project. This will include, but is not limited to the collaborative development and review of deliverables that may be provided by Subcontractors as well as the development of corresponding prime contract deliverables. This position will participate in Integrated Product Teams (IPT) in partnership with the Warship Designer and Combat System Integrator. This role will report to the Team Lead, Naval Architecture CSC.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in analysis and definition of system requirements which impact on the ability of the CSC design to achieve classification society design approvals and certificates from certification authorities
  • Participate in analysis and definition of system requirements which impact on the ability of the CSC design to achieve project defined margins
  • Participate in the development of design deliverables
  • Assist with facilitating and overseeing subcontractor development of design deliverables
  • Support technical design reviews in respect to naval architectural design aspects
  • Participate in technical negotiations with equipment and material vendors in respect to classification societies approvals and certification from certifying authorities
  • Assist with change management activities which impact, naval architectural design aspects, approvals from classification societies, and certification from certifying authorities
  • Assist in developing and implementing test plans, procedures, and requirements verification tracking in areas relating to general naval architecture including but not limited to stability, seakeeping, and manoeuvring
  • Support the review of vendor design products and vendor information
  • Address risk items relating to the Naval Architecture Team areas of responsibility, including identification and risk mitigation planning
  • Participate in the development of CSC processes and procedures related to the CSC Naval Architecture Team activities
  • Propose design and process improvements related to vessel producibility, shipyard safety, and production performance where applicable
  • Participate in Integrated Product Teams in support of the development of the CSC design
  • Develop and foster client, subcontractor, and classification society relationships

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree in Naval Architecture or equivalent experience. Meets the pre-requisites to eventually achieve Professional Engineering status with Engineers Nova Scotia.
  • Three plus years of ship design experience in the field of naval architecture
  • Experience working with classification society rules and classification societies to achieve plan approval for vessel designs and products
  • Experience with ship stability and weight estimating for vessel design and construction
  • Working knowledge of ship seakeeping, manoeuvring and resistance and propulsion analysis
  • Experience working on naval ship design, commercial shipbuilding, or other large military procurement program

All qualified applicants please forward resume to Abraham Jacob @This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or apply on our website at https://www.dukemarine.ca/careerportal/#/jobs/156

 

 


 

Undated February 6, 2019

Position: Engineering Manager, (Naval Architecture)

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Compensation: Full -Time Salary Position

Duke Marine is currently seeking a Manager, Engineering (Naval Architecture) CSC

The Engineering Manager (Naval Architecture) CSC will be responsible for engineering activities related to general naval architecture, stability, seakeeping, manoeuvring, weight, and ship hydrodynamics for the Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) Project. This will include but is not limited to the collaborative development and review of deliverables that may be provided by Subcontractors as well as the development of corresponding prime contract deliverables. This position will participate in Integrated Product Teams (IPT) in partnership with the Warship Designer and Combat System Integrator. This role will report to the Team Lead, Naval Architecture CSC.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate Engineering support and expertise to the Senior Project Manager for execution of CSC activities
  • Leadership, guidance and coordinator of all engineering design activities related to Marine and Platform Systems the CSC Project
  • Leadership of the core Engineering Team
  • Technical Experience on all platform and Marine systems related activities

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree in a discipline of Naval Architecture or equivalent experience. Meets the pre-requisites to eventually achieve Professional Engineering status with Engineers Nova Scotia.
  • 10 plus years of ship design experience in the field of naval architecture
  • 5 years of experience in a naval shipbuilding environment
  • 5 years of experience in a leadership role
  • Experience working on naval ship design, commercial shipbuilding, or other large military procurement program
  • Experience preparing design products for a ship design or major ship upgrade design program
  • Strong personal time management skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively and persuasively in English, both orally and in writing
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office

All qualified applicants please forward resume to Abraham Jacob @This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or apply on our website at https://www.dukemarine.ca/careerportal/#/jobs/153

 

 


 

Updated February 6, 2019

Position: Warranty & Service Support (Bilingual)

Mercury Marine Limited, a Brunswick company, is the largest distributor of marine propulsion systems and related parts and accessories in Canada.

Located in Milton, ON, the following employment opportunity is available:

Description and Scope of Work:

The primary function of this position is to provide marine technical support to service related phone/fax or other inquiries from dealers, boatbuilders, government agencies and consumers.  Other responsibiities include: review and process warranty claims; verify parts returned for inspection; review French customer surveys; enter return authorizations of serialized product and prepare documents; assist in classroom preparation and changeover.

Qualifications:

  • High school plus two years technical college
  • Minimum two years marine service or dealership experience
  • Small engine or marine engine technical experience
  • Bilingual – English and French
  • Good interpersonal skills to establish and maintain the relationships with customers
  • Ability to push engine stands and lift up to 50 lbs.

Compensation:

Full Time Salary position, potential annual bonus, health & dental benefits, RRSP match contribution, fitness program reimbursements, and much more.

Contact:

Forward resume to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or mail to:  Cheryl Treliving, Mercury Marine Limited, 8698 Escarpment Way, Milton, ON, L9T 0M1

 


 

Updated February 6, 2019

Position: Marine Mechanic or Apprentice

Location of work: Orleans Boat World, Orleans, Ontario

Would you like to be part of a team that creates memories that last a lifetime? Are you energetic, passionate and well organised? Do you like boating? Do you have a positive attitude and you would like to join an innovating team at an established boat dealership that continues to expand? Then we want you! We are looking for driven Marine Mechanic and apprentice to join our team.


Compensation: Will be based on experience

Qualifications:

  • Self motivated team player.
  • Must have excellent organisational skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of marine mechanic and/or automotive.
  • The ability to communicate clearly and positively with customers.
  • Diagnosing and fixing mechanical issues
  • Troubleshooting electronic issues
  • Running diagnostics on motors
  • Work with service team to perform all marine repairs required.

Why work at Orleans Boat World

  • Orleans Boat World as a great team atmosphere
  • You will be working surrounded by boats and happy customers who have realised a dream.
  • We have an annual staff summer BBQ, a fishing tournament, and our own hockey team plus more.
  • We offer comprehensive health benefit package.
  • We provide ongoing professional training.

Contact: Please send your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 


 

Updated February 6, 2019

Position: Marine Electrician / Technician (Vancouver)

Location of work: Granville Island, Vancouver, BC

We are a marine contractor specializing in commercial and recreational vessels from 40 to 180 feet in length.

We are currently seeking a Marine Electrician or Marine Technician with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the following areas:

  • AC and DC generators, 40kW - 60kW
  • 12 / 24 Volt DC power systems
  • Single / three-phase AC systems
  • Solar charging systems
  • Diesel engine electrical systems
  • Automated controls, PLCs
  • Marine navigation systems including data communication, PC based navigation software
  • NMEA 2000 compliant data communication networks
  • Satellite communication and television systems
  • Marine security and monitoring systems
  • Watermakers (desalination machines)

Applicants with experience working closely with HVAC, hydraulic, and plumbing systems is considered an asset.

An ideal candidate will have experience in the Marine Industry, however we welcome resumes of journey men electricians that have relevant experience.

Keys to success with Bluewater Rigging are

  • A desire for a long-term career
  • Solid work ethic
  • Professional attitude
  • Ability to complete tasks in a safe and timely manner
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and;
  • Valid BC driver's license and clean driving history.

Our company offers a competitive salary based on experience and a medical benefit plan.

If interested, please reply with your resume and cover letter to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 


 

Updated February 6, 2019

Position: Small Engine/Marine/Outboard/Boat Mechanic

Location: Pisces Marine Ltd., Oakville, ON

Description & Scope of Work: Responsibilities include diagnostic and repair of outboard motors, inboard/outboards and PWC’s, rigging of new motors, installing accessories including depth finders, electric trolling motors, bilge pumps, etc.  Trailer bearings and electrical.  Moving boats in the yard and lifting engines.

Qualifications & Compensation: At least 2 years of outboard motor repairs or equivalent. Valid G licence in good standing.  Must be able to operate a forklift. The ideal candidate will be able to work without a cell phone nearby.

Compensation based on experience.

Contact: Email resume to Calie Krauss at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 905-827-4384

 


 

Updated February 6, 2019

Position:  Small Boat Captain

Location of work:  Gone Sailing Adventures, Spadina Wave Deck, Harbourfront, Toronto

Description & Scope of Work: Responsibilities include: Ensure the safety, comfort and enjoyment of our guests, Entertain guests, Captain sailing yachts 22-28' carrying passengers through the Toronto Harbour/Island Lagoons and Lake Ontario

Qualifications & Compensation: Hourly + gratuity + bonus

Required Skills include: Minimum 3 years sailing experience on comparable vessels, Excellent communication skills in English, Transport Canada Licensed - SVOP (training and licensing provided by us), Eligible to work in Canada

Contact: Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


 

Updated February 6, 2019

Position: Parts & Chandlery Specialist

Location: Bay Port Yachting Centre, Midland, ON

Description & Scope of Work: As the go to, front line staff member the Parts & Chandlery Specialist has a great impact on our relationship with our customer base. They are a main contact for existing customers and for potential new customers coming through our store and office.  The ideal addition to our team must be customer oriented and possess strong interpersonal skills.  This is a full time, year round position.  Weekend work will be required.

Contact: Patricia French, Assistant Manager Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


 

Updated February 12, 2019

Position: Marine Gel and Refinishing Technician

Location: Gordon Bay Marine, Mactier, ON

Description & Scope of Work: This position warrants a candidate that can provide prompt, courteous & accurate service. 

Contact: Email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail to Gordon Bay Marine 55a Hatherley Road, Mactier, ON, P0C 1H0

 


 

Updated February 7, 2019

Position: Marine Tech

Location: Campbell's Landing Marina Ltd, Gravenhurst, ON

Description & Scope of Work: Year-round employment available. Must be versatile, able to work unsupervised, have Boat Operator's Card and WHIMIS training.

Contact: Email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ATTN: Glen G Campbell  (705)687-3821

 


 

Updated February 6, 2019

Position: Small Engine/Marine/Outboard/Boat Mechanic

Location: Nestor Falls Marine, Nestor Falls, ON

Description & Scope of Work: Responsibilities include diagnostic and repair of outboard motors, rigging of new and used motors on boats, rigging of accessories including depth finders, electric trolling motors, bilge pumps, electric anchors and more.

Qualifications & Compensation: At least 5 years of outboard motor repairs or equivalent. We lake-test our products, so a valid Boater’s License is required. Certified Outboard Motor Mechanic preferred.

Compensation will range from $60K - $80K for the ideal candidate.

Benefits include health and dental, plus RRSP contributions.

Contact: Email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 807-484-2134

 


 

Updated February 6 2019

Position: Experienced Marine Technician

Location: Brown's Marina, Chaffeys Lock (On the Rideau Canal) Ontario

Description and scope of work: At this time, we need to add a fully qualified and certified marine technician to our busy repair shop.   We are looking for someone with at least 10 years experience in Evinrude or Mercury outboards, and Mercruiser stern drives.  This position is full time, year round with a wage rate of $30/hour for the right candidate.

Qualifications & Compensation: Certification and training in one or more of the following: Evinrude/Johnson, Mercury, and/or Mercruiser. Wage rate of $30/hr is being offered for the right candidate. Must have own tools and valid drivers license.

Contact information for candidates to respond: Please send cover letter
and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. using Word or PDF format.

 


 

Updated February 7, 2019

Position: Experienced Marine Technician

Location: Hindson Marina, Penetanguishene, Ontario

Description & Scope of Work: The ideal candidate will have 10+ years experience and possess Mercury and/or Volvo Penta certifications. Experience with gas engines, diesel engines, stern drives, transmissions, electrical systems, etc. are considered an asset. Must have own tools and valid drivers license. Some weekend work should be expected and additional overtime may be required during busy seasons

Qualifications & Compensation: Minimum qualifications required. Compensation based on experience.

Please email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

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BOSTON WHALER CELEBRATES TWO MILLION HOURS WITHOUT A LOST TIME INCIDENT 

Boston Whaler Safety AwardBoston Whaler’s dedication to employee safety has resulted in a major milestone: As of February 20, 2019, the company logged two million hours without a lost time incident. These accident-free hours represent approximately 12 months’ time. 

“I would like to congratulate and thank everyone who made this achievement possible,” said President Nick Stickler. “Boston Whaler is committed to the well-being of our employees — safety is more than just a priority, it’s a part of our culture. It’s a commitment to each other that we renew every single day.” 

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KINGFISHER RECOGNIZED WITH THE PRESTIGIOUS CANADA’S BEST MANAGED COMPANIES DESIGNATION

Kingfisher Best Managed CompanyKingFisher Boats was once again recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2019 Best Managed program award winners are among the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth.

“KingFisher is proud to be honoured once again with the Best Managed designation” said Sarah Gregory, Director of Administration and HR, “This award is a testament to the skill and passion demonstrated by our team every day at the KingFisher Center of Excellence.”

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