Field Service Technician Marine Travelift, Inc. - Sturgeon Bay, WI

Company Profile

The world’s first mobile boat hoist was conceptualized and manufactured in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, in 1945. Officially established in 1954, Marine Travelift Inc. has a long-standing reputation as a marine industry leader and is recognized for its tradition of excellence on a global scale. The company manufactures mobile boat hoists, marine forklifts, self-propelled transporters and other related marine lifting products with more than 3,500 units in service worldwide.

Job Type

Full-time, 40-50 hours based in Sturgeon Bay, WI. Job requires travel to domestic and international site locations 50% of time.


This position will provide technical field service to Marine Travelift domestic and international customers

Essential Duties and 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
  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot issues using proper analysis, evaluation and diagnosis techniques
  • Ability to lead small groups


  • Experience maintaining industrial equipment
  • Solid electro-mechanical knowledge and experience required.
  • Strong hydraulic aptitude required (Parker IQAN a plus)
  • Possess very strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent understanding of technical diagrams, schematics and manuals
  • Organized and able to handle multiple priorities
  • Ability to work at heights in excess of 50’
  • Good computer skills (MS Office)
  • Previous domestic and international travel experience a must
  • Team oriented

Employee Benefits

  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance Coverage
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401K benefit plan with company match

We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified females, minorities, individuals with a disability, and veterans are encouraged to apply.