Motorboat Mechanics & Service Technicians


Repair and adjust electrical and mechanical equipment of inboard or inboard-outboard boat engines.
Also called: Marine Mechanic, Marine Technician, Mechanic, Service Technician

Knowledge:

    Engineering and Technology
  • mechanical
  • computers and electronics
    Business
  • customer service
  • management
    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
    Math and Science
  • arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • thinking about the pros and cons of different ways to solve a problem
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it

Abilites:

    Hand and Finger Use
  • hold or move items with your hands
  • keep your arm or hand steady
    Ideas and Logic
  • notice when problems happen
  • make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
    Verbal
  • communicate by speaking
  • listen and understand what people say

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Attention to Detail
  • Dependability
  • Independence
  • Initiative
  • Integrity
  • Persistence

Technology:

    Analytical or scientific software
  • CDI Electronics M.E.D.S.
  • Outboard engine diagnostic software
    Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
    Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

Education:

    certificate after high school
    high school diploma/GED
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