Marine Engine Mechanic - Propulsion Marine

Date Posted: Oct 06, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work site environment

  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Confined spaces

Work setting

  • Machinery installation
  • Maintenance
  • Service
  • Repair
  • Overhaul
  • Machine set-up

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Coach and instruct apprentices
  • Detect and troubleshoot irregularities and malfunctions
  • Construct foundations for machinery
  • Repair or replace defective machinery parts
  • Fabricate parts required during overhaul maintenance or set-up
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Perform routine maintenance work on machinery
  • Read and interpret blueprints maps drawings and specifications
  • Assembling machinery and equipment (prior to installation)
  • Installing machinery and equipment
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Electrical and electronic controls
  • Fans and blowers
  • Heat exchangers
  • Hydraulic system
  • Industrial and stationary engine
  • Marine engines
  • Power tools
  • Power transmission system
  • Pumps and compressors
  • Tool grinders
  • Turbines
  • Hand tools

Weather forecasting experience

  • Marine

Area of specialization

  • Start-up and testing
  • Rigging and handling
  • Troubleshooting
  • Bearing seals and packing

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools

Personal suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available