Marine Service Manager for Mid-Atlantic Boatyard

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Small Chesapeake Bay-area boatyard is seeking a full-time marine service manager to expand our team and its capabilities. The service manager will be tasked with managing the existing 10-person team of technicians and laborers while simultaneously seeking out and training new employees from multiple trades. This is an excellent opportunity to create and cultivate a team for a growing boatyard.

The marine service manager’s job responsibilities include:

· Develop customer relations through consistent, efficient communication

· Attract and retain new customers

· Produce cost estimates

· Schedule and track repairs and service

· Manage employee hours and minimize non-billable work

· Review work performed and ensure quality

· Maintain work safety standards

· Identify workforce needs and fulfill employment voids

· Source training opportunities for employees

The marine service manager should have a technical background with experience diagnosing and repairing vessel systems. The ideal candidate will have at least five to 10 years of marine industry work experience that includes management and/or supervision. A valid driver’s license is required.

This is a full-time position with benefits that include paid time off and health insurance. Starting salary is $60,000 to $70,000 plus performance-based bonuses.

Please email cover letter and resume to


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