Have You Considered a Career in Boating?

Did you know that there are great career opportunities in the boating business?  There are hundreds of Connecticut-based companies with openings and they are looking for you.  Experience is a big plus, but attitude and a willingness to learn, grow and deliver great service is equally important!

See the list of current job openings…and please check back regularly as this is updated often.

#Work is Better On the Water

The Following Employers are Currently Looking to fill these positions:

  • Affordable Marine – Plainville, CT – Marine Technician  – Yard Worker, Service Writer, Office Work – We are expanding due to the economy and need to fill positions ASAP. Send resume and cover letter explaining why you would be an awesome fit for out business today and in the future. Contact Jim@affordablemarine.com
  • Bass Pro Shops – Bridgeport, CT – Boat Service Technician (Full Time) in our TRACKER Marine Boat Center.  Requirement:  Prior Marine Technician Experience.  If you or anyone you know is interested please contact DJ Delaney
  • Boaters Buddy Marine Services – Clinton, CT  – Boat Detailer –  Boaters Buddy Marine Services is looking for highly motivated and experienced boat detailers  to join our team. Daily work will include: Boat washing, Compounding, Waxing, Vacuuming, and other related duties and activities. Please Find the Full Job Description Here: Boaters Buddy Marine Services Please contact Chris@boatersbuddy.com.
  • Boat Name Gear – Wethersfield, CT – Contract Sales Representatives are needed immediately to market custom logo apparel to Businesses in the Marine Industry. Please contact Andrew@boatnamegear.com
  • Breakwater Marine – New London, CT  – Boat Mechanic – We are looking for an experienced marine mechanic to perform complex mechanical repairs and installs.  Ideal candidate must have a minimum of 2 years relevant experience/schooling and have drive and desire to meet schedules and budgets.  Complete Breakwater Job Description.
  • Burr’s Marina – New London, CT – Marine Mechanic –  Experience necessary in outboard, inboard and diesel engines.  Hours may be flexible depending on the particular job.  Could possibly lead to full time job for the right candidate.  Resume can be sent via email to BurrsMarina1@gmail.com, mailed to our street address or faxed to 860-443-8459.
  • Cabela’s – East Hartford, CT – Boat Service Technician – Full Time position available in our Tracker Boat Center which includes, Nitro, Mako, Ranger, Tahoe and Tracker Boats. Requirements: Prior Marine Technician experience. Apply today and join our great team! Contact Tom Savage (860) 290-6208.
  • Catalano & Sons, Inc. – Greenwich, CT  – Marine Technician | Boat Yard Help for bottom painting, washing and polishing boats. Full Time Positions.   Contact Phil Catalano for more information phil@catalanoandsons.com.
  • Cedar Marina – Bridgeport, CT – Marine Tech, Marine Yard Worker, Welder.  Email Frank.
  • Chester Point Marina – Chester, CT –
    • Experienced Marine Technician (Full Time) – We are looking for experienced Marine Mechanic and Systems Technicians to join our expanding Service Department. Full Job Description and Benefits Here:  Marine Technician Chester Point Marina To apply, please send a cover letter & resume to Steve Karlson at steve@blpent.com.
    • Yard Crew/Hauling and Launching Activities Candidates must have 1-3 years years experience in the industry. We are willing to train the right candidate with little to no experience. Full Job Description and Benefits Here:  Yard Crew Member Chester Point Marina To apply, please send a cover letter & resume to Steve Karlson at steve@blpent.com.
    • Counter/Store Front Clerk (Full Time/Part Time) This position requires an individual who is professional, positive, able to work independently, prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment. Full Job Description and Benefits Here:  Counter Store Front Clerk Chester Point Marina To apply, please send resume to: jhyde@chesterpointmarina.com
  • Don’s Dock – Stonington, CT – Experienced Marina Supervisor – Year round leadership with potential to grow. Full time position in a smoke-free environment.  Must have knowledge of how to haul, block and launch boats.  Forklift and Hydraulic Trailer experience a plus.  Full Job Description Here Marina Supervisor Dons Dock
  • Fort Rachel Marina – Mystic, CT
    • Experienced Marine Technician (Full Time) – We are looking for experienced Marine Mechanic and Systems Technicians to join our expanding Service Department. Full Job Description and Benefits Here:  Marine Technician Fort Rachel To apply, please send a cover letter & resume to Steve Karlson at steve@blpent.com.
    • Yard Crew/Hauling and Launching Activities Candidates must have 1-3 years years experience in the industry. We are willing to train the right candidate with little to no experience. Full Job Description and Benefits Here:  Yard Crew Member Fort Rachel To apply, please send a cover letter & resume to Steve Karlson at steve@blpent.com.
    • Counter/Store Front Clerk (Full Time/Part Time) This position requires an individual who is professional, positive, able to work independently, prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment. Full Job Description and Benefits Here:  Counter Store Front Clerk Fort Rachel To apply, please send resume to: jhyde@chesterpointmarina.com
  • Frank Hall BoatyardWesterly, RI – Marine Technician – Frank Hall Boat Yard, Inc. is seeking an experienced Marine Technician to join its expanding team.  The individual must have an extensive marine service/repair background.  This position will oversee our team of service technicians in the field and report directly to the Service Manager. Full Job Description Here  : Marine Technician Frank Hall Boatyard Contact Cathy Young for more information cathy@Frankhallboatyard.com
  • New England Bow & Thruster  Mystic, CT – Marine Services Technician Installer – The Marine Services Technician/Installer at New England Bow Thruster works in-the-field, typically in tandem with another technician, on bow and stern Thruster installations and a wide variety of other marine services. Technicians provide excellent customer service while displaying a high level of skill and technical competency. New England Bow Thruster is a rapidly growing company that is becoming an industry leader in bow and stern Thruster installations, stabilization systems, fire suppression systems, remote control systems, and a wide range of custom fabrication. Full Job Description Here: Marine Services Technician New England Bow & ThrusterPlease submit cover letter and resume to: Jennvogel@newenglandbowthruster.com
  • Noank Village Boatyard– Noank, CT –
    • Equipment Operator/Boatyard – Noank Village Boatyard is seeking a YARD EQUIPMENT OPERATOR to join our team of marine professionals. This is a terrific opportunity if you are interested in a full time, enjoyable position at a family run business with a reputation as a leader in the marine industry! Full Job Description and Benefits Here: Equipment Operator NVB.
    • Sailboat Rigger/Boatyard – Noank Village Boatyard is seeking a SAILBOAT RIGGER to assist in the annual rigging and de-rigging of sailboats and annual service that goes along with this department.  The right person will have sailing experience and a natural aptitude for boating.   Full Job Description and Benefits Here:  Sailboat Rigger NVB  Contact: submit cover/resume at ron@nvbllc.com and/or contact Ron Helbig at (860) 536-1770.
  • Norwest Marine – Pawcatuck, CT – Marine Technician, Full Time Year Round.  Preferably certifications and /or experience in the following engines and drives:  MerCruiser, Volvo Penta, Yamaha, Evinrude.  Yard Worker – Full Time Year Round.  Experience preferred – bottom painting, shrink wrap and general yard maintenance, fuel dock, boat cleaning.  All positions offer competitive pay and benefits.  For information or to apply, please Contact Jim.  or stop by in-person with resume.
  • Pine Island MarinaGroton, CT
    • Experienced Marine Technician (Full Time) – We are looking for experienced Marine Mechanic and Systems Technicians to join our expanding Service Department. Full Job Description and Benefits Here: Marine Technician Pine Island To apply, please send a cover letter & resume to Steve Karlson at steve@blpent.com.
    • Yard Crew/Hauling and Launching Activities Candidates must have 1-3 years years experience in the industry. We are willing to train the right candidate with little to no experience. Full Job Description and Benefits Here:  Yard Crew Member Pine Island  To apply, please send a cover letter & resume to Steve Karlson at steve@blpent.com.
  • Port Milford Marina – Milford, CT – Marine Technician experienced. Year round. Competitive pay based upon experience. Contact Keith for more information.
  • Private Club Manager – World-class Dockominium and private club on CT shoreline seeks energetic and personable professional with experience managing operations at facilities (marina, country club, condominiums) or hospitality.  The successful candidate will oversee capital projects, supervise dock staff, liaise with social programs committees and work with bookkeeper.  Requirements include: 3+ years’ experience with supervisory responsibilities, top-notch organizational skills, proficiency in MS Office Suite/Google Drive/Constant Contact and excellent communication skills. If interested contact CareersatGYC@gmail.com – include resume and best contact number.
  • Rex Marine Center – Norwalk, CT – Marine Service Technician (Full Time/Part Time/Seasonal) The marine service technician is responsible for performing inspections, diagnostics, repairs, & maintenance as efficiently as possible while ensuring quality work.  Rex Marine is a well-established marina and boat dealer in Fairfield County, CT. Full Description and Benefits Here: Rex Marine Center Marine Service Tech. To apply, please send a cover letter & resume to Bill Gardella at bill@rexmarine.com.
  • Safe Harbor Marinas – CT, RI, NY, MA
    • Equipment Operator – Safe Harbor Marinas is looking to hire experienced equipment operators. There are immediate openings at several of our marinas. We currently have marinas located in Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York and Massachusetts as well as across the United States. Full Job Description and Benefits Here: Safe Harbor Equipment Operator  To apply please send a cover letter & resume to Alyssa Linkamper resumes@shmarinas.com
    • Technician (Mechanic) General –  Safe Harbor Marinas is looking to hire experienced technicians. There are immediate openings at several of our marinas. We currently have marinas located in Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York and Massachusetts as well as across the United States. Full Job Description and Benefits Here: Safe Harbor Technician Mechanic  To apply please send a cover letter & resume to Alyssa Linkamper resumes@shmarinas.com.
    • Yard Hand (General) – Safe Harbor Marinas is looking to hire general yard hands to grow with our company. There are immediate openings at several of our marinas. We currently have marinas located in Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York and Massachusetts as well as across the United States. Full Job Description and Benefits Here: Safe Harbor Yard Hand (General) To apply please send a cover letter & resume to Alyssa Linkamper resumes@shmarinas.com.
  • TowBoat US Old Saybrook, CT  – Commercial Assistance Tow Boat Captain (Full Time)  seeking an energetic, reliable TowBoat Captain for full and part time shifts. Full Job Description Here:  Tow Boat Captain TowBoat US  Email credentials and resume to: towboatusclis@aol.com or call 860-227-1612 for inquires.
  • Marine Mechanics and Technicians are always in high demand – if you are interested, please contact the CMTA Office

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