Marine Service Technician-Barrington-NS

Mackay is currently seeking an experienced Marine Service Technician (MST) for our Barrington, NS location. Individuals who have the experience and qualifications listed below are encouraged to apply.

Marine Service Technician Job Summary:

Under limited supervision, the technician will install, service, and repair electronic equipment on board ships. Test, adjust, and troubleshoot components, PCBs, sub-assemblies, and antennas. As well as, loading, updating, and modifying software. Utilize their knowledge of electronic theory and circuitry to address a variety of technical problems. They will make intelligent use of complex schematics, blueprints, and manuals to accurately achieve assignments and upon completion, compose a detailed service report.

Types of equipment serviced:

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

Marine Service Technician (MST) Requirements:

  • 3+ Years of Marine Service Technician or Marine Electronics Technician experience in commercial shipping.
  • Associate degree (two years of college) or training and experience.
  • Possess strong knowledge of electronics theory and application.
  • Must achieve a minimum score of 74 percent on basic electronics test administered by Employer.
  • Valid FCC General License with Radar Endorsement & GMDSS Radio Operator Maintainer License preferred.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Be physically fit. Work environment often involves carrying up to 50 lbs., climbing ladders and masts, and exposure to weather.
  • Must be proficient in English (speak, read, and write).
  • Overtime work and travel may be required due to location of job and for training courses.

Mackay offers a competitive salary, overtime, paid time off, company paid insurance, and 6% employer match on DCPP plan.

Mackay is an equal employment opportunity employer and a veterans-friendly organization who encourages all individuals with the above qualifications to apply.

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in Canada and pass a thorough background check.

No phone calls please!

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