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Flotilla mechanic job description

Job Title: Flotilla Mechanic

Department: Neilson Yachts

Location: Overseas

Reports to: Flotilla Skipper/Maintenance Manager

Direct Reports: N/A

Job Role Summary

To take ownership of the maintenance of flotilla yachts, providing excellent care and service to all guests according to agreed Company standards, policies and procedures.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

To be flexible in working hours to ensure yachts are fully functional whenever possible.

Take personal responsibility for the maintenance, repair and security of Neilson yachts and equipment to ensure the meeting of brochure specifications and guest expectations.

Work as part of a team to pro-actively provide assistance to all guests using the yachts each day.

Assist in providing a safe and enjoyable working environment, ensuring all health and safety regulations are adhered to, for both staff and guests.

To assist in organising and hosting social events on most evenings, and generally interact with guests on a regular basis.

Be prepared to move between different resorts according to operational needs and to fulfil your contracted end date.

Be flexible in your job role and willing to assist in all other duties within reason as requested by your manager.

These are the main accountabilities however these may vary according to your resort.

Qualifications and Experience required

Engineering mechanical or electrical

NVQ level 3 motor vehicle or equivalent

First Aid certificate valid for the duration of the contract.

Educated to GCSE standard.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required

Experience of working as part of a small team.

Previous customer service experience


Clean and tidy appearance.

Personal Qualities

Approachable, welcoming, friendly, and enthusiastic.

Able to communicate well with guests and staff of all ages.