Title:               Marine Mechanic 
Position:        Full-time Hourly/Non-Exempt
Reports to:    VP – Engineering
Division:         Gulf Inland
Location:        La Porte, TX
 
 
Principal Responsibilities:
  • Performing maintenance and repairs to various engines aboard vessels.
  • Troubleshoot and replace pumps, compressors, and other mechanical systems.
  • Assist the Port Engineer on repairs to vessels on dry dock.
  • Extensive Gulf Coast travel in company provided work truck.
  • Observe and follow all safety rules and procedures, including wearing required personal safety equipment. 
  • Perform other duties and activities as directed by VP of Engineering and Port Engineers.
 
Qualifications:
  • 3 or more years’ experience.
  • TWIC Required.
  • Prefer experience with John Deere, Detroit Diesel, Caterpillar and Cummins engines.
  • Experience with Twin Disc and Reintjes gears also a plus.
  • Excellent driving record required.
  • Ability to travel.
  • Serve in three week on-call rotation, ensuring coverage after hours and on weekends and holidays.
  • Experience with HVAC and Electrical systems is a plus.
  • Knowledge of ZF Marine Z drive units a plus.