Base Technician

Seychelles, Mahé

Summary

To be part of the team responsible for the preventative maintenance of the UK fleet.  This includes maintaining, and servicing to the highest standard, ensuring we comply with MCA Coding and RYA requirements.

All day to day responsibilities of a technician.

What you'll be doing

  • Completing turnaround service checks, yacht preparation and deck washing
  • Briefing of clients on yachts mechanical systems and safety equipment
  • Maintenance and repairs to all yachts and yacht equipment/technology
  • Proactive and preventative daily maintenance, checks and repairs
  • Engine servicing such as oil and filter checks/changes
  • Maintenance of outboards for tenders
  • Emergency call outs for breakdowns on any of the fleet
  • Ensuring the safety of all clients including safety briefings
  • Assisting clients with queries and problems
  • Assisting with the general running of the base
  • Callouts and support for the clients and flotilla crews 
  • Any other duties as directed by the Base Manager


What we are looking for

  • Good communication and skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills together with the ability to prioritise work.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure.
  • Experience maintaining diesel engines and 2 & 4 stroke outboard engines
  • Working knowledge of 12V DC electrical systems
  • An understanding or willingness to learn about marine plumbing systems
  • Practically minded with an ability to solve problems
  • Yacht sailing experience is desirable but not essential

Apply now

Apply today by sending your CV to [email protected]

Location: Seychelles (Mahé)

Division: Tailormade and Marine

Sector or Brand: Sunsail and The Moorings

Function: Operations

Contract type: Fixed Term Seasonal

Reports to: Base Manager Seychelles

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