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Engineering & Electrical

Marine Electrical/Service Technician

Manaaki Marine

AC/DC, electrical, electronic, service, service technician, diagnostic, installation, trade certified.
April 2, 2023
Preferred employment option

Position Description

The Opportunity

Our Bay of Islands based client has been successfully offering a variety of marine services and products to their customers. A large part of their business is servicing the electrical needs of commercial and private vessels within the region. Alongside this, they have developed their own range of custom hardware which is meeting a niche in the market. This business prides itself on their customer service and their ability to respond ashore and out on the water. Due to this success, our client is looking to increase the size of their technician team and future plans will see a retail store and service facility open in the coming months.

This is a fantastic Full-time opportunity to join their team as a Marine Electrical / Service Technician.

The Role

As a multi-talented Marine Technician, you will be working with the owner of the business. Your work will be Monday through Friday with some occasional weekend work and overtime as required. You will be working both in the new service facility and out on site in the marinas throughout the region.

You will need to be competent at undertaking tasks such as:

· Consistently delivering a high-quality service to customers.

· Marine AC / DC, installations, repairs and diagnostics.

· Diagnosing and repairing marine engines and equipment.

· Rewiring and re-fitting existing electrical systems.

· Design, plan and installing new electrical systems.

· Work to survey standard in accordance with NZ Maritime rules and regulations.

The Essentials

To be successful in being shortlisted you will need:

· Recognised trade qualification within a marine electrical or mechanical discipline.

· Minimum 3 years industry experience on commercial and recreational vessels.

· Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

· Current New Zealand drivers license.

· Flexible positive attitude.

Additional skills and experience that would be advantageous:

· Currently working in the trade as a Marine Technician.

· Sales experience with electronics or electrical hardware.

· Vessel handling skills.

The Hours

· Permanent full-time position.

· 8:30 – 16:30 Monday to Friday.

· Weekend and overtime work as required.

The Perks

· Environment that supports professional development.

· Growing organisation with bold plans.

· Company car and cell phone provided.

· Competitive renumeration package in line with previous experience.

· Opportunity to working in the stunning Bay of Islands.

If you have “The Essentials” and want to know more, please follow the link to APPLY NOW

An offer of employment for this position will be subject to successfully completing a pre-employment drug and alcohol test and reference checks.

Only those currently in New Zealand with the right to work will be considered.

Manaaki Marine is an independent company providing recruitment services to the commercial marine and maritime sector. For more information on Manaaki Marine and other opportunities please visit



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Marine Electrical/Service Technician
March 5, 2023 12:00 AM
March 5, 2023 12:00 AM
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