Marine Diesel Mechanic - Palm Beach

Job description

Gillen Yacht Services, Inc is a full service yacht refit and repair facility that has recently opened a second location in Palm Beach, FL to better serve our customer base. The company has operated out of Ft Lauderdale for the past 29 years providing quality services for yachts ranging from 50 to 200 ft. We are looking for the right individual to be a part of this ground floor opportunity. With expertise in every area of yacht repair – we provide one-stop shopping for our client vessels.

About the Job

We are looking for an experienced marine mechanics. Must have a thorough knowledge of various diesel engines and generators, troubleshooting, repair for a variety of marine power. Prefer mechanics with a certification in MANN, CAT, Yanmar, Detroit Diesel or Cummings. Knowledge of boats electrical and mechanical systems. Ability to install new engines and controls. Cleans tools and work area. Works with other technicians as needed. Able to cooperate with other departments to accomplish project goals. Follow defined instructions and procedures. Can work independently.


The right candidate will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience working on yacht engines and pride themselves in delivering a quality product. Ability to utilize manufacturer handbooks for troubleshooting and assembly. High School Diploma or GED. Various engine certifications a PLUS. Driver’s License and good driving record. Must have own tools.

Benefits & Perks for Marine Engine Mechanic

We reward experience with pay and benefits equal to level of experience and performance. Company paid health insurance, 401K, Paid holidays, PTO – Paid Time Off, Bonuses. Pay: $22.00 – $30.00 per hour

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