Marine Service Technician – PRC

Mackay is seeking experienced Marine Service Technicians in all main ports of China (Tianjin, Dalian Qingdao, Shanghai, Ningbo, Zhoushan, Guangzhou, Guangxi, and Xiamen). 

Marine Service Technician Overview:

Under limited supervision, the the Marine Service Technician (MST) will install, service, and repair electronic equipment on-board commercial and military ships. The MST will test, adjust, and troubleshoot electronic components, PCBs, sub-assemblies, and antennas as well as loading, updating, and modifying software. The technician will use their knowledge of radio frequencies (RF), electronic theory and circuitry to address a variety of technical problems. They will also make intelligent use of complex schematics, blueprints, and manuals to accurately achieve assignments. Upon completing the assignment, the technician will compose a detailed service report.

Types of equipment serviced:

  • Radars
  • Satcoms
  • HF and VHF Radios
  • GPS
  • Gyrocompasses
  • Autopilots
  • Sounders


  • 3+ Years of experience as a MST in the commercial shipping industry.
  • Possess a University degree in electrical engineering , or equivalent technical certificates
  • Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English
  • Strong knowledge of electronics theory and application
  • GMDSS license desirable.
  • Must have valid driver’s license.
  • Physically Fit – Work environment often involves carrying 10-20 kilograms, climbing ladders and masts, and exposure to weather.

Mackay offers a competitive salary, incentives, benefits, and rewarding careers.

Must be authorized to work in China without company sponsorship.

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