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Bottom Painter/ Boatyard Worker

Boat Yard Worker/ Bottom Painter

Experienced, dependable boatyard worker needed for fast paced marine service and repair facility on Shelter Island in San Diego.

Duties include :
• Bottom painting
• Hauling, blocking, and handling of sail and power boats
• Pressure wash, sand, scrape, clean hulls
• Prep boats for paint
• General boat & yacht care
• General yard maintenance

Requirements:
• Bottom painting experience required!
• Experience working at a marine haul out facility.
• Able to complete a task from start to finish without being micromanaged.
• Must have reliable transportation.
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
• FULL TIME – Work Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30AM – 4:00PM

Desired:
• Previous use with pressure washer.
• Sanding and fairing hulls.
• Changing thru-hulls and plumbing.
• Experience with forklift helpful.

To Apply:
E-mail resume: employment-at-koehlerkraft.com
Apply in person: Koehler Kraft Boatyard, 2302 Shelter Island Dr. San Diego, CA 92106
Apply by fax: 619-222-4332

No Calls please!

Paid Skilled Apprentice Position

Requirements:

  • Basic knowledge of your trade
  • Must have your own tools for your trade, personal protection equipment and basic safety training
  • Ability to lift heavy items, able to work on hands and knees for long periods of time.
  • Strong work ethic, willing to learn on the job and on your own time. Make to commitment to the disciplines of your trade and hone them to a high level of skill to be a member of a successful team.
Journeyman Craftsman

Requirements:

  • 3 years minimum experience in your trade
  • Must have your own tools for your trade, personal protection equipment and basic safety training
  • Commitment to your trade and willingness to hone your skills to the highest standards.
  • Lead helps / apprentices on jobs.
  • Ability to lift heavy items, able to work on hands and knees for long periods of time.
  • Strong work ethic, self starter, able to solve problems on your own and desire to work as a member of a fast paced team
Senior Boat Yard Equipment Operator

Requirements:

• Knowledge of crane signals, crane and forklift operations
• Have tools to perform the tasks listed below
• Hauling/launching boats on railway
• Preparation and Application of antifouling paint, primers and filler
• R&R of thru hulls, bearings, shafts, propellers, basic plumbing, etc
• Ensure all maintenance tasks are completed daily and logbooks are kept up to date
• Schedule and coordinate equipment repairs indentified from checklist
• Maintain an inventory of regular maintenance supplies and expendable supplies
• Strong work ethic, self-starter, able to solve problems on your own and desire to work as a member of a fast paced team.