Cape Cod Marine Trades Association


Marine Mechanic/Technician

Parker's Boat Yard, Inc
April 4, 2018
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Parker's Boat Yard, Inc., is a small, family-owned and operated full-service yard for maintenance, repairs and yacht brokerage located in Red Brook Harbor in Cataumet, MA.

We are currently seeking an experienced Marine Mechanic/ Technician to join our team. Experience with marine diesel engines and electrical systems required. Other boat related and marine service skills a plus.  The ideal candidate must be:

  • team orientated, but also have the ability to work well independently
  • dependable, tidy, organized, and able to follow directions well
  • able to perform diagnostics, as well as repairs, and enjoy trouble shooting to solve problems.

The successful candidate will be dedicated to continuously improving and learning new skills. Continuing education opportunities through dealer classes and professional development training are available. We value our employees and hope the ideal candidate will join us for a life-long career.

Hours: M-F 8:00 am-4:45 pm

Some Saturday mornings throughout the spring.


  • Strong understanding of marine diesel and gas engines
  • Ability to keep track and write down work performed, parts used and time spent
  • Ability to follow written work orders, take notes while performing work and communicate the work performed effectively to manager
  • Follow established procedures
  • Willingness to learn, listen and take direction
  • Desire to continuously improve
  • Experience with outboard engines a plus
  • Engine and ABYC certifications a plus


  • Perform repairs of marine diesel and gas engines, transmissions, drives and generators
  • Run engines and perform diagnostics
  • Perform preventative maintenance, such as oil and filter changes, replace impellers and change zincs
  • Inspect, repair and adjust propellers, shafts, and stuffing boxes
  • Assemble, disassemble and install engines and parts as necessary
  • Perform diagnostics and repair sanitation systems



Comprehensive benefits package; salary commensurate with experience. Medical, Dental, 401K, short term disability, paid vacation and sick time provided.

Dealer classes and professional development training available.

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Cape Cod Marine Trades

The Cape Cod Marine Trades Association is an organization of almost 100 marine-related businesses that are working together to grow boating on Cape Cod and the Islands.