A career with Marine Travelift is more than just a job. It’s a commitment to making an impact. Our team members design and build long lasting machines because each employee is given the opportunity to continuously innovate. We look to our people to come up with the ideas that make all of our products and services better. Marine Travelift has been manufacturing mobile boat hoists since 1954. Our equipment is utilized across the globe with over 4,000 units in service to help marinas handle boats of all sizes.

Job Description

Marine Travelift Mid Atlantic is excited to be adding a full-time field service technician to our Ashland, VA team. As part of the leading boat handling equipment manufacturer, field service technicians are responsible for providing service to domestic and international Marine Travelift customers and equipment. We are proud to offer in-house job training for all our team members. This position is 40-50 hours/week and requires travel at least 50% of the time in the Mid Atlantic and Internationally. Qualified candidates should have experience in maintaining industrial equipment and strong hydraulic and electrical aptitude (Parker IQAN a plus).

Job Responsibilities

  • Erect new equipment at customer sites
  • Conduct field inspections on equipment previously purchased
  • Prepare and submit inspection reports and parts list from inspections
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance
  • Provide customer training on equipment usage and proper maintenance
  • All other duties and responsibilities that are assigned

Job Qualifications

  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot issues using proper analysis, evaluation and diagnosis techniques
  • Ability to lead small groups
  • Heavy lifting and rigging experience
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds is required
  • Organized and able to handle multiple priorities
  • Ability to work at heights in excess of 50 feet
  • Possess very strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent understanding of technical diagrams, schematics and manuals
  • Good computer skills (MS Office)
  • Must be able to travel at least 50% of the time. Previous domestic and international travel experience is a must
  • Valid Driver’s License with an acceptable Motor Vehicle Record is required

Employee Benefits

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance plans
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401K benefit plan with company match
  • Health Saving Account (HSA) plan with employer contribution
  • Job training and advancement opportunities

We are an EOE/AA (M/F/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation)