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Job Title: Electrician
Location: St Lucia
Brand: Sunsail and The Moorings
Contract type: Permanent
At The Moorings and Sunsail, we plan and deliver fantastic yacht charters across the world.
We have an abiding passion for sailing, taking yachting holidays to the next level across the most spectacular destinations worldwide which keep our customers coming back again and again! From independent sailing holidays to fully catered crewed and power yacht charters we offer our customers a range of product options, and most importantly an unforgettable experience.
The secret to our success within the yacht industry lies in our exceptional teams, we are united by the same purpose, to have fun while creating extraordinary experiences on the water.
We are currently recruiting a technical team to work from our base in Rodney Bay, St Lucia. This team will be supporting the phase-out operation ensuring yachts are ready to be handed back to our owners in great condition with all repairs completed and maintenance up to date. In addition to this day-to-day charter base operation support will be required. Working hours vary and you must be flexible to operational requirements. Please note that this is a full-time, permanent position.
What you will be doing:
Complete electrical repairs on the yachts within agreed timescales
Reviewing 110v and PV charging systems and confirming inverter operation
Rebuild components wherever possible before requesting new parts & items
Coordinate purchasing of electrical inventory with the supervisor (including electrical, electronic, refrigeration, air conditioning components, sanitation systems, water makers, and water supply systems); be responsible for having adequate but not excessive inventory on hand
Report and review recurrent electrical problems with line manager
Actively involve self in repairs or retrofit projects on all yachts
Assist with the enforcement of control mechanisms designed to stop waste
Keep the work areas clean, organised, and safe. Ensure all work surroundings are free from electrical and fire hazard.
Report any defects or potential defects you notice whilst carrying out duties using the digital maintenance platform
Any other duties as directed by your line manager or the Base Manager
The ideal candidate will have the following:
Skilled experience as an electrician in a similar role
Understanding of 12v, 110v and 220v systems
Able to work unsupervised and meet tight deadlines
Good operational knowledge of yachts equipment/switch board
Ability to lift 50 lbs weight
Ability to operate and maintain department tools and equipment
Ability to identify and recommend retrofit programs to reduce technical problems
Yachting experience and able to manoeuvre yachts (desirable)
Able to swim
Practically minded with an ability to solve problems
A strong team player
Email address for anyone who wishes to contact us email@example.com
URL link for applicants to apply online https://yachtsrecruitment.travelopia.com/job/376618