Provide technical assistance to engineers including, but not limited to: diesel engine services, in-frame overhauls, electrical systems, hydraulics, generators, OWS servicing, control systems servicing, air conditioning (HVAC-R), troubleshooting, and general repair/routine maintenance.
Knowledge of basic hand tools
Must be able to carry 50+ lbs. of equipment or tools and work in sometimes challenging conditions
Professionalism (timely and proper conduct if/when interacting with clients)
Must be able to pass a background check and drug test
Be aware of the company objectives and activities
Apply safety rules at all times
Attends FHG All Staff Meetings
Be pro-active in improving skills
The employee may be asked to perform duties and task not covered in this job description, as well as to provide support to Chief Operating Officer if/when necessary.
Working hours and locations
The Technician works for 40 per week with the option of paid overtime. FHG is a mobile concierge service, so the Technical Assistant will accompany CEO and CEngO to various job-sites (shipyards/marinas/private residences) throughout the South Florida area.
The ideal candidate will possess either a High School or Associate's Degree and/or 1-2+ years of technical experience. The candidate must possess strong interpersonal skills and must be flexible and comfortable working in sometimes harsh working environments (tight spaces/weather/noise/ maneuvering heavy equipment) in the utmost professional manner. The candidate must be an organized, personable, team player, with a positive attitude. Former experience in maritime or yachting industry, veteran-status, and/or secondary language skills a plus.
The position within the company requires to convey a certain image of FHG. FHG expects its employees to behave in an appropriate professional manner at all times and in all places, when representing the organization.
Additional Salary Information: Option of paid overtime (time and a half). Position does not currently offer benefits.
Internal Number: Technical Assistant
About FHG Marine Engineering Inc.
FHG is a concierge yacht and ship maintenance repair business based in South Florida. FHG specializes in diesel engine services, hydraulics, HVAC-R, and electrical systems.