Eagle Wing Tours

Eagle Wing Tours, Fisherman's Wharf, Victoria, BC.

Job Description: Head Marine Mechanic. Do you have the mechanical and electrical skills to work on our high-performance whale watching vessels? Are you looking for a long-term career with Victoria's #1-rated Adventure Tourism Company? Featuring Suzuki and Volvo Penta engines, our fleet requires some time to learn the necessary data about our boats and implement a regular maintenance schedule to ensure no down-time. A successful candidate will keep our fleet operating by performing regular maintenance, in addition to troubleshooting and fixing any mechanical failures. This person will report directly to the Director of Operations. Candidates for this position must have the following skills:

  • Strong organizational and computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to be a self-starter
  • Prior experience in preventative maintenance on marine vessels
  • Experience with Arneson Drives, Prop/Rudder Propulsion Systems, Universal Joints. Experience working with ZF Transmissions is an asset also
  • Experience with associated software computer programs for diagnosing problems on Volvo Penta and Suzuki Engines
  • Availability on-call for last-minute fixes (this includes evenings and weekends)
  • Ability to learn the different styles of equipment we operate. This will be steep learning curve
  • Minimum 5-10 years experience working on marine vessels
  • SVOP license for driving vessels
  • Minimum three references who can speak to your ability to take on this type of job
  • University Degree or Marine Equivalent from Technical College
    Eagle Wing Tours pays competitive wages and will offer paid vacation and a medical benefits plan for successful candidate. If you want to join our company please email resumes to our Director of Operations nathan@eaglewingtours.com