Commissioning and Aftersales Technician

Exciting and rate opportunity for a genuine marine enthusist! 

Marine  Resources are currently recruiting for a Commissioning and Aftersales Technician for a full time permanent position in Southampton.

Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to the following:

  • To take a full and active role in the planning, coordination and execution of the commissioning process.
  • Ensure the equipment required to commission the allocated boat is all present in advance where possible, communicating all late / outstanding deliveries to the Commissioning Manager, so suppliers can be chased.
  • To carry out a full detailed check of the boat making/coordinating the appropriate repairs as required.
  • Uploading Pinpoint with details and photographs of all snags, so claims can be made. Keeping points updated until conclusion.
  • Responsible for the day-to-day activities of contractors, ensuring that the boat remains on schedule and that the highest standards are maintained.
  • Complete the commissioning of each boat to the required standards ensuring the fitting of all equipment is in accordance with the manufacturers / Ancasta’s standards.
  • Ensure that the timescales outlined in the commissioning programme are met and that the boat is available for handover at the prescribed date.
  • Carry out a full and thorough handover of the boat to the client, including a sea trial, in accordance with the company’s guidelines ensuring that all documentation is completed and returned as required.
  • To be part of the Aftersales and Service team dealing with warranty and service work in the UK and abroad as and when required.
  • Assist with the general and shared functions to ensure the smooth operation of the department. Including good housekeeping of shed/stores and associated workplaces.
  • Carry out all work in accordance with the Company’s H&S policy.
Person specification:
  • Recent and relevant working knowledge within the leisure marine industry – this is a prerequisite of the role.
  • Proficient boat handling skills, particularly sailing boats. RYA qualifications an advantage.
  • Boat building skills/qualifications.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to use own initiative as well as work as part of a team.
  • Current holder of a UK driver’s license.
Package and benefits include:
  • Salary DOE
  • Overnight allowance and pay
  • Company pension
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Company bonus scheme
If this sounds like something you would be interested in then please apply or call Sarah on 07502 163910 for more information.

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