Anchor Sandblasting and Coatings, LLCofTampa, FLis looking to hire afull-time Shipyard Marine Mechanic. This positionstarts at $21.00/hourandincreases by $2.00/hour every 60 days after evaluations for the first 120 days. We also offergenerous benefits, including2 medical plans, 2 dental plans, vision, an ESOP, a 401(k) plan with a company match, whole life insurance (portable), term life, AD & D, disability, a cancer policy, an employee assistance program (EAP), and more. If this sounds like the right mechanical opportunity for you in the maritime industry for you, apply today!
ABOUT ANCHOR SANDBLASTING AND COATINGS, LLC
Founded in 2000, we offer sandblasting, pressure washing, and painting to maritime industry clients throughout the southeast. We provide quality and on-time surface preparation, coatings, and scaffolding solutions for both commercial and government vessels. The only blasting, painting, and ultra-high pressure (UHP) company in Tampa that is 100%-dedicated to the maritime industry, we are customer-oriented and dedicated to safety and continuous improvement.
Being creative and empowering our employees to be solutions-oriented is critical to our success. We work hard to cross-train our employees so they can better assist our customers with timely and effective solutions. As an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) company, weprovide our workforce with an ownership interest in the company. We also offercompetitive pay,excellent benefits,career development opportunities, and apositive work culture.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A SHIPYARD MARINE MECHANIC
As a Shipyard Marine Mechanic, you run the jobs. You ensure the proper handling of all equipment and tools at all times. To ensure that everything is always in good working condition, you keep up on routine preventative maintenance of all the yard equipment. You regularly inspect diesel power units, electric motors, generators, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, and other equipment, making any needed repairs and adjustments. As you disassemble electromechanical equipment, you note parts identification, configuration, and condition as needed. You install water lines, repair UHP guns, replace UHP cylinders, and check oil levels.
As you work with mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic components, you are a troubleshooter who fixes equipment problems efficiently and effectively. You replace faulty electrical components, such as relays, contactors, switches, motors, and position-sensing devices. Complying with all safety regulations, you maintain a clean and orderly work area. While your job is technical in nature, you also use your people skills to manage other team members and collaborate effectively on solving and preventing problems. You take pride in keeping jobs going through the proper handling and care of all our equipment and tools!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A SHIPYARD MARINE MECHANIC
- High school diploma or equivalent
- 5 years of relevant work experience
- Basic mechanical knowledge as well as an understanding of torque wrenches, impact wrenches, pumps, hydraulic pistons, hydraulic cylinders, and electric switches
- Ability to read mechanical and electrical blueprints
- Physical ability to lift and carry equipment and tools, bend, climb, and be on your feet for long periods of time in various types of weather conditions
- Ability to pass a drug screening
- Leadership skills
Manlift, air compressor, and forklift experience would be a plus but is not required. Do you have good troubleshooting skills in electrical and mechanical areas? Are you attentive to detail? Can you effectively prioritize multiple tasks? Are you self-motivated and proactive? Do you take pride in your work? If so, you might just be perfect for this Shipyard Marine Mechanic position!
This full-time maritime mechanical job typically works60-70 hours/week during the day shift, including some weekends.
READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?
We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this maritime mechanical job, please fill out our initial3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!