(Intermediate) Marine Technician Wanted

Positive attitude is absolutely essential!


Time for a lifestyle change?




Come and join our team, as a recreational haven for fishing diving, bush-walking, boating, surfing, and kayaking the Coromandel has so much to offer.

The majority of work is carried out in our workshop, other locations include Whitianga Marina and onsite mobile jobs in surrounding towns, beaches, and islands as required.




Mercury experience and any certified training will be a major advantage, but if you have experience in servicing another brand that is great too, we provide our technicians with free ongoing training through Mercury University as well as courses at Mercury NZ in Auckland.

Summary of tasks:

-Servicing and repair of Two- and Four-stroke Outboard engines as well as some Diesel and Petrol Sterndrives

-Trouble shooting, fault diagnosis, implementing 
computerised diagnostic systems such as Mercury CDS and G3

-New engine fit-outs.

-Electronics fit-outs.

-A small amount of workshop administration including job cards, and engine inspection reports.

-Sea trials and testing of engines.

Personal skills and attitude:

- A clean and tidy worker who likes to keep the workplace the same way

-Having a methodical and disciplined approach to work- according to manufacturer procedures and guidelines

- Being passionate and confident in working with outboard and sterndrive units

-Communicating effectively and professionally with the team and customers.

-The ability to think out of the box when troubleshooting and a good understanding of diagnostic equipment and tools.

-Must have experience in repairs and maintenance of Stern-drive petrol/ diesel products, or outboard engines.

-Must have a positive attitude and be a team player.


-Self-discipline, especially if you are still completing your marine mechanic apprenticeship

About us:

Mercury Bay Marine is a certified Mercury dealership, and a Boating and Outdoors Store, our busy retail/ workshop is based in Whitianga of the Coromandel.

We service and repair all brands of outboards and inboards, as well as jet skis, we are a Sealegs service center.

specialisation is in Mercury re-powers and Mercury diesel installations and conversions.

Mercury Bay Marine are also marine electronics experts, fitting a wide range of fish finders, sounders, radars and other electrical equipment.

If you meet our requirements we would love to hear from you, if you would just like to have a chat to find out more please call Mark Cosgrove on 021-024-084-07 or 078671280 


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