Gillen Yacht Services, Inc. is a full-service yacht refit and repair facility operating for the past 30 years in the Ft Lauderdale market providing quality services for yachts ranging from 50 to 300 ft. We have recently opened a new operations in Palm Beach . We are looking for the right individual to be a part of this ground floor opportunity.
GYS has expertise in every area of yacht repair – we provide one-stop shopping for our client’s vessels.
About the Job
We are looking for experienced Marine Painter. Responsibilities include performing a variety of Paint projects on yachts.
• Understands various paint systems for use on different yachts (fiberglass, aluminum and steel)
• Understands how to apply proper boat protection
• Ability to prepare and fair vessel hulls for paint application
• Ability to brush and spray paint to yacht quality finishes
• Utilizes proper safety guidelines associated with paint prep and applications.
• 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
• Has tools necessary to perform job duties
Experience & Requirements
The right candidate will have a minimum of 2 plus years experience working on high end yachts and pride themselves in delivering a quality product.
• Experience working with Fiberglass on high end yachts
• High School Diploma or GED
• Drivers License and good driving record
• Proper Tools
Benefits & Perks for Fiberglass Technician
We reward experience with pay and benefits equal to level of experience and performance. Paid holidays, PTO – Paid Time Off, Health Insurance, 401K
Job Type: Full-time
• Dental insurance
• Health insurance
• Life insurance
• Paid time off
• Vision insurance
• 8 hour shift
• Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
• Riviera Beach, FL 33404: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)