Marine Maintenance Mechanic - Jacksonville, Florida (Full Time)


Commensurate with Experience

Job Description

Signet Maritime Corporation has an immediate opening for a full-time Marine Maintenance Mechanic to assist with the Jacksonville, Florida operation. The successful candidate must be self-motivated, have an excellent driving record and be able to work flexible hours, including overtime when necessary.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Required to have a knowledge and well-rounded skill set to be able to troubleshoot and repair EMD, Caterpillar, Detroit, and Cummins engines;
  2. Steering & hydraulic system repair;
  3. Plumbing repair;
  4. Electrical system maintenance and troubleshooting;
  5. Air conditioning systems maintenance (universal refrigeration certificate preferred);
  6. Ability to work cooperatively with vessel crews under the direct supervision of the chief engineer and direct supervision of the port engineer;
  7. Main and auxiliary engine maintenance;
  8. Preferred candidate will have experience with all marine equipment, including deck machinery and towing winches;
  9. Welding experience preferred;
  10. Will work about 3-4 days a week working approximately 10 hour days;
  11. Candidate must have TWIC or must be able to obtain one;
  12. Preferred sailing experience but not necessary.


  1. Good technical skills and manual dexterity;
  2. Must be skilled in troubleshooting and have a proactive demeanor;
  3. Display good work ethic and work well with a team;
  4. QMED or licensed engineer preferred;
  5. Experience with all types of marine equipment, specifically ocean going tug boats;
  6. A valid driver's license and good driving record is required.

Application Instructions

Interested applications should e-mail their application to Careers@SignetMaritime.com.

Additional Notes

  1. Signet Maritime Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and promotes diversity in the workplace.
  2. If selected for employment, the successful applicant's employment will be subject to passing a routine drug test and criminal background check.
  3. Signet Maritime Corporation is a tobacco free company.
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