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Title:               Marine Mechanic 
Position:        Full-time Hourly/Non-Exempt
Reports to:    Sr. Maintenance Advisor
Division:         River
Location:        Paducah, KY

 
Principal Responsibilities:
  • Performing maintenance and repairs to various engines aboard vessels.
  • Troubleshoot and replace pumps, compressors, and other mechanical systems.
  • Assist the Port Engineer/Project Manager on repairs to vessels on dry dock.
  • Extensive 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.
 
 
Qualifications:
  • EMD, John Deere, Caterpillar and/or Cummins engine experience, preferred.
  • Experience with Falk, Lufkin, and Reintjes gears a plus.
  • Experience with HVAC and Electrical systems is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Steerprop Z drive units a plus.
  • TWIC Required.
  • Excellent driving record required.
  • Ability to travel.  (Company vehicle provided.)
 
 
Marquette offers competitive pay, health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan with company match, bonus plan, company paid life insurance, short- & long-term disability, flexible spending account, critical illness, accident insurance, and other incentives!