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 PPE. 
  • Visit vessels in operation for repair and preventive maintenance planning.
  • Work on-call rotation, ensuring coverage after hours and on weekends and holidays.
  • Perform other duties and activities as directed by VP of Engineering and Port Engineers.
  
Qualifications:
 
  • John Deere, Detroit, Caterpillar and/or Cummins engine experience, preferred.
  • Experience with Twin Disc and Reintjes gears a plus.
  • Experience with HVAC and Electrical systems is a plus.
  • Knowledge of ZF Marine Z drive units a plus.
  • TWIC Required.
  • Excellent driving record required.
  • Ability to travel.  (Company vehicle provided.)
  
Benefits:
Marquette offers a competitive pay, health, dental and vision insurance, 401k match, bonus plan, company paid life insurance, short and long-term disability and other incentives.