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Qualified or progressing Marine Systems Technician


May 13, 2022
Qualified or progressing Marine Systems Technician

An experienced or progressing and enthusiastic Marine Systems Technician is required to join our high-performing and successful fitout and installations team

With a growing range of custom and innovative boats, an opportunity is now available within our high performing fitout team as a marine systems technician.

About the Role:

The fitout team consists of a variety of highly-skilled tradespeople, able to expertly fitout boats and deliver a first-class customer experience.

As a marine systems technician at Dickey Boats, you will be:

  • Fitting and installing marine systems and electronics
  • Working with and understanding ancillary marine systems (eg generators, water makers, drive lines, steering systems)
  • Working within a small, successful team to deliver exceptional finished boats
  • Working to system drawings and diagrams

You will be working with a lead boat builder committed to supporting you in our processes to deliver first-class results on every project.

Ideal candidates:

Dickey Boats is looking for a hard-working, honest and respectful individual who brings enthusiasm to the company.  

This role would equally suit someone with relevant experience looking for a new challenge or a candidate working towards a qualification.

The following skills and experience are highly desirable:

  • Recognised qualification in marine systems or you could be working towards this.
  • Experience in marine electrical or mechanical installations or refits
  • Excellent general finishing abilities and a craftsperson’s eye for detail
  • Pride in your work environment, and quality workmanship

An obsession for the quality of your craftmanship will help you feel at home at Dickey Boats, as will a passion for the marine environment.

Candidates will need to demonstrate behaviours aligned with the company brand and workplace values.  

Previous Backgrounds:

Ideally you will have a background of similar work within the marine industry, however the right candidate may come from one of the following industries:

  • Vehicle and/or campervan automotive electronics and equipment installation
  • Aircraft electronics and equipment installation
  • Bespoke home or building systems installation

Career Development:

The right person will have significant opportunities for growth and development.  You will be working alongside skilled people dedicated to quality and craftsmanship, and you will have countless opportunities to learn from them.

How to Apply:

If this role sounds like it could provide your next challenge, please apply by including a cover letter and CV. For further information, don't hesitate to contact Tris Dickey at Dickey Boats on 021 375981 or by email at for a confidential discussion.

About Dickey Boats:
Dickey Boats is passionate about the ocean and marine environment and delivers world-class experiences for our customers.  

We are a focused, respectful group of people committed to our craft. We value the contribution of all team members to our mission of producing bespoke, award-winning vessels.