Marine Service Technician – New Orleans

Mackay Marine is currently seeking an experienced Marine Service Technician (MST), with the skills and qualifications listed below for our New Orleans, LA location.

Marine Service Technician Job Overview:

Under limited supervision, the Marine Service Technician will install, service, and repair electronic equipment on-board commercial and military ships. They will test, adjust, and troubleshoot components, PCBs, and sub-assemblies as well as, loading, updating, and modifying software. Marine Service Technicians 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. 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

Qualifications Required

  • 3+ Years of experience as an ET acquired in the Navy, Coast Guard, or Marines.
  • 3+ Years of experience as an MST or ET in commercial shipping.
  • Associate degree or equivalent education, training, and experience.
  • Strong knowledge of electronics theory and application.
  • Valid FCC General License with Radar Endorsement preferred.
  • GMDSS Radio Operator Maintainer License preferred
  • Be physically fit. Work environment often involves carrying 20–40 lbs., climbing ladders and masts, and exposure to weather.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation will be required.

Mackay offers a competitive salary, overtime, and benefits which include but not limited to, health insurance, paid time off, a 401(k) with employer match and a company-paid pension plan.

Mackay is an EEO employer, a veterans-friendly organization, and veterans with the above qualifications are encouraged to apply.

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and pass a thorough background check

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