Maritime Maintenance - Hurlburt Field
SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: Secret Clearance
STATUS: Full Time
LOCATION: Hurlburt Field
Florida Boat License REQUIRED
The Hoplite Group is seeking a Maritime Maintenance Specialist to provide maritime maintenance, small engine repair, support boat driver operations for dives, AIE’s and deliberate water jumps, troubleshooting, testing, accountability, and management of the following list of equipment (including any future Maritime equipment added or replaced for training requirements): 35-foot aluminum hull boats with triple 300hp engines, Inflatable Wing boats (filling, folding, patching), 40hp Raider Engines, Amphibious Rescue Craft (ARC), Various size boat trailers
This position’s support provided is pivotal to the successful completion of the Advanced Skills Training (AST) mission, ultimately producing combat-ready Special Tactics operators.
Provide routine/preventative maintenance and minor repair of watercraft and associated equipment to include large and medium sized boats, rigid-hull 12 inflatable Wing boats, jet ski/wave runners, Raider outboard engines, boat/maritime trailers, hard flotation and safety equipment, and other related maritime items.
Coordinate with unit’s authorized representative for major repairs or overhauls of watercraft, engines, and equipment. Schedules and conducts required inspections, servicing, and reporting IAW organizational and manufacturer guidelines.
Conduct, track, and project inventories of all unit watercraft, and associated equipment. Utilized required security and safety practices and procedures to include wearing protective safety equipment and clothing when appropriate.
Comply with higher headquarters mandated Navy 3M reporting, inspections, and accountability programs.
Provide boat driver support for unit training when qualified military boat drivers are not otherwise available.
Utilize required security and safety practices and procedures. Wears protective safety equipment and clothing when appropriate and required.
High School Diploma, plus experience commensurate with performance of required duties.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a boat & engines repair mechanic.
Be physically able to operate unit’s Amphibious fleet