Career Opportunities

Now Hiring: Marine Technician

Looking for an experienced technician to join our team!

We are offering an exciting position to those with boating, water sport, and customer service related backgrounds. VS Marine fulltime, year-round, empties are offered, paid time off, holidays, and competitive wage, 401K, and health insurance benefits. We are a rapidly growing company that values their employees and offers a fun and positive, challenging work environment. Our employees also have several opportunities to get on-board a Malibu/ Axis/ Bennington boats to try a water sports activity of their choosing! We like to work hard and play hard.

MARINE TECHNICIAN JOB DESCRIPTION:

• Expertly diagnose a wide variety of issues based upon experience, analysis, and testing.

• Maintain leading-edge knowledge of marine diagnose technology.

• Perform routine service inspections, test, and lubricate engines and other major components.

• Repair a variety of boats including inboards, outboard and inboard/outboard, as well as trailers.

• Assist in the setup and testing of new boats.

• Ability to summarize and winterize boats of all brands.

• Be comfortable using a wide range of shop tools and equipment.

• Move boats from 19-26' in length.

• Maintain a positive attitude and be a productive member of our team.

• Provide our customers with a positive service experience.

• Maintain a safe and clean work environment.

• Be a problem solver and be willing to tackle anything- Be able to work independently and efficiently.

• Provide their own set of hand tools.

• Promote the VS Marine brand.

• Any other requests from supervisor.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Technical Skills: Strong mechanical aptitude, knowledge of engines, knowledge of electrical systems, able to haul, load and unload boats up to 26' in length.

Trailering: Ability to trailer boats safely and efficiently, as well as launch them into water.

Communication: Able to interact professionally with colleagues, clients, and company personnel, able to clearly and effectively communicate information both orally and in writing.

Humility: Ability to honestly and openly communicate any mistakes or mishaps made and have the ability to humbly learn from them.

Travel: Ability to travel to different locations for training and continuous improvements.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required.

Education/Experience: 2 years of experience in a Technical Repair role preferred

Computer Skills: Knowledge of Microsoft Office preferred. Experience with Lightspeed DMS preferred.

Driver's License: A valid drivers license required.

Background Check: Pass a thorough background check required.

Drug Test: Pass: a thorough drug test required.

Operation of Boat: Ability to operate a wide range of different boats required.

Trailering: Trailering experience required.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

• Technician: 1 year

• Customer Service: 1 year

• Boating: 1 year

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000 to $100,000/year

Required Education:

• High School or equivalent

Required Experience:

• Technical Repairs: 1 year

Required Language:

• English

Required License or Certification:

• Malibu, Indmar, Honda, Yamaha

Contact VS Marine Today

Our customers are more than just clients, and VS Marine is more than just a boat dealer – we’re your neighbor. Conveniently located just north of San Luis Obispo, CA!