Are you interested in working in the Marine Industry?

The recreational marine services industry is one filled with diversity attracting individuals from a wide range of backgrounds;electronics to engineering; painting to carpentry; highly mechanical systems repair to equipment handling. To sustain a highly trained workforce, cultivation of the next generation is critical.

CMTA will be embarking on new workforce development initiatives in 2016 to further supplement today’s staffing needs as well as to ensure that productivity into the future.

Today there are many opportunities for trained and untrained individuals interested in a career in the marine trades industry. They will be found here.
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The Following Employers are Currently Looking to fill these positions:

  • A & S Boats, Inc. – South Windsor, CT – Marine Technician Contact for more information.
  • Atlantic Outboard – Westbrook, CT – Marine Technician Contact for more information.
  • Bassett Yacht & Boat Sales – Old Saybrook, CT – Sales & Service Positions Contact for more information.
  • Boat Safe Connecticut – Statewide – Those interested in instructing NASBLA and CT DEEP approved boating education classes. Other marine professionals should consider applying. Call (860) 930-3183 for more information.
    Boat Works of South Windsor, Inc. – Fiberglass Technician, Lead Fiberglass Technician/Workshop Foreman, Salesperson – Major Units, Parts & Accessories, Service
  • Manager. Contact or for more information.
  • Candlewood East Marina – Brookfield, CT – Parts Associate (full time) Yard Assistant (potential full time) Shrink Wrap Assistance (seasonal Oct-Nov) Contact for more information.
  • Castaways Yacht Club – New Rochelle, NY – Seeking an ambitious and entrepreneurial Service Manager. Must have both hands on and management experience at a boat yard, with a drive to develop their own service side within the Castaways facility. Experience and knowledge of all elements of each service department to include mechanic and electrical. Please email for more information.
  • Catalano & Sons, Inc. – Greenwich, CT – Marine Technician – contact Phil for more information
  • Connecticut Marine One – Clinton, CT – Experienced Marine Mechanic. Contact for more information.
  • Fitzpatrick Agency, Inc. – Bridgeport, CT – We are looking for a highly motivated and organized college student. Excellent communication skills (both verbal & written) are required. In-depth knowledge and understanding of digital medial and the social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+) is essential. Looking for a driven team player. Contact for more information.
  • Harborside Marina & Sales – Clinton, CT – Marine Service Writer – Daily scheduling and time tracking; Customer Contact; Parts Ordering and Receiving; Warranty Administration; Customer Service; Invoicing; Communication with Customers and Staff. Reliable, self-sufficient, and possess a positive attitude. Marine Experience preferred. Contact or fax (860) 664-4047 for more information.
  • Marina Life – Various Territories – Advertising Sales Representative for print and digital ad sales for the Marina Life Magazine, special editions, and custom publishing. Should be self motivated, deadline orientated, have experience in selling print and digital advertising and a basic knowledge of the marine industry. Visit for more information.
  • Mystic River Marina – Mystic, CT – Engine & Systems mechanic, outboard/IO Mechanic, Parts/Store person. Contact for more information.
  • Oak Leaf Marina, Inc. – Old Saybrook, CT – Part time – 16-24 hrs/week – Weekend Mgr/Parts Department – Support. Contact for more information.
  • Port Milford Marina – Milford, CT – Marine Technician, experienced. Year round. Competitive pay based upon experience. Contact for more information.
  • Reynolds Garage & Marine – Marine Mechanic, Boat Detailer. Contact for more information.
  • Saybrook Point Marina – Old Saybrook, CT – Assistant Dock Master at a resort-style marina. Assist overall operations of the Marina, training and supervising dock staff, monitoring and dispensing fuel, assist in transient reservations and other duties. Contact for more information.
  • S&S Marine, LLC – Marine Technicians, Fiberglass/Paint/Gelcoat Technicians, Internship Opportunities. Contact for more information.
  • Riverside Yacht Club – Greenwich, CT – Dockmaster a year round position. Must be computer savvy, boating experience and meet the qualifications for a USCG Launch Operators License, Mechanically inclined to perform boat/dock/mooring maintenance, have experience supervising staff, pleasant and professional. This position will require working weekends and holidays. Cover letter, resume and salary requirements can be emailed to
  • Total Marine – Norwalk, CT – Marine Technician/Mechanic to work on high-end cruising vessels. Complete knowledge of marine systems is necessary and Volvo/Mercruiser certification desired. Will provide training for the right candidate. For more information send resume and cover letter to
  • West Harbor Yacht Service – New Rochelle, NY – Mechanic diesel and gas, glass and paint professional, independent marine related services company. Multiple-skilled professionals highly sought. Contact for more information.
  • Mechanics are always in high demand – if you are interested, please contact the CMTA Office

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