Marine Boat Mechanic

Req No.
Katherine Landing
Bullhead City
Regular Full-Time
Targeted Job Start Date

Company Overview

The California Parks Company is a privately owned award winning outdoor recreation, resort, retail and event management Company based in Red Bluff, California. Since 1975, The California Parks Company has been providing our superior level of service and commitment as concessionaires to our partners in local, state, regional and national agencies.

From tent camping with the giant redwoods at Big Basin to having an unforgettable company picnic on Angel Island, and having wedding ceremonies at Silver Falls State Park, you will experience some of the most spectacular places in the world managed by The California Parks Company.


We pride ourselves on providing you with great experiences in the great outdoors!

Location Overview

Located nine miles north of Laughlin on the Arizona side of Lake Mohave, Katherine landing features RV facilities, boat rentals , boat slips, launch ramp, picnic area, marina, dry storage, restaurant, snack bar, general store and other resort amenities. Boat rentals range from personal watercrafts to 16-foot fishing boats to 18 foot runabouts for waterskiing and exploring, 24-foot patio boats and house boats that sleep up to 14 people.


Responsibilities & Qualifications

The Marine Mechanic services and repairs customers external and internal engines, drive systems and related components for pleasure and house boats. They are competent and able to complete assigned jobs and tickets in a timely and accurate manner, and work as a team member to complete tasks and provide guest services. 

Essential Functions:

  • Knowledge of maritime mechanical systems 
  • Implement and monitor OSHA safety protocol 
  • Knowledge of mechanical systems components such as valves, bearings, gears, remote operators, couplings, system alignment, etc. 
  • Fully versed in the use of all types of precision measuring instruments such as calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, and torque wrenches 
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical diagrams, sketches, written technical instructions and manuals, and design recommendations 
  • Working knowledge of trade mathematics and formulas in order to calculate torque conversion, pressure and temperature specifications, etc. 
  • Ability to troubleshoot, disassemble, clean, assess, and inspect marine systems including but not limited to Mercury, Yamaha, Johnson/Evinrude, Volvo, Westerbeke, and Kohler POSITION QUALIFICATIONS 
  • Competency Statement(s) 
  • Organized - Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task. 
  • Adaptability - Ability to adapt to change in the workplace. 
  • Self-Motivated - Ability to be internally inspired to perform a task to the best of one’s ability using his or her own drive or initiative. 
  • Active Listening - Ability to actively attend to, convey, and understand the comments and questions of others. 
  • Honesty / Integrity - Ability to be truthful and be credible in the workplace. 
  • Time Management - Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines. 
  • Safety Awareness - Ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employee safety. 
  • Responsible - Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one’s conduct. 
  • Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word. 
  • Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task. 
  • Customer Oriented - Ability to take care of the customers’ needs while following company procedures. 
  • Working Under Pressure - Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations. 
  • Patience - Ability to act calmly under stress and strain 
  • Tolerance - Ability to work successfully with a variety of people 
  • Team Builder - Ability to convince the department staff or group of people to work toward a goal. 
  • Reliability - The trait of being dependable and trustworthy. 
  • Energetic - Ability to work at a sustained pace and produce quality work. 
  • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions. 



  • Valid Driver’s License and satisfactory driving record 
  • Outboard Certification (Mercury, Yamaha, Johnson/Evinrude preferred) 
  • Additional related mechanical or electrical experience 
  • High school or equivalent education 
  • Prior marine mechanic experience necessary 

The California Parks Company, dba Urban Park Concessionaires, California Guest Services, In., and Quagga Inspection Services, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.


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