Marine Maintenance Engineer

  • Live and work in the beautiful Kimberley region!

  • Work in the exciting world of adventure tourism

  • Relocation assistance available

About the Role:

Workpac are seeking an experienced Marine Maintenance Engineer for our adventure tourism client based in Broome, WA.

Our Client is a leading tourism operator providing adventure day trips and luxury overnight tours within the Kimberley region. Due to an increase in business, they have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Marine Engineer to join their team on a full time permanent basis. Reporting to the Marine Operations Manager, this role will be responsible for the vessel maintenance of all the marine assets at Horizontal Falls including pontoons, vessels, fuels barges as well as overseeing fuel logistics.

Key Duties:

  • Implement maintenance schedules for the marine assists at the falls

  • Adhere to budget and priority targets including continuous improvement, cost management and guest experience

  • Effective control and efficiency of processes around fleet maintenance. Assist with process improvement to reduce costs and reduce idle/down days. Utilise the most efficient and cost effective means to ensure maintenance requirements are met on a daily basis

  • Ensure fleet service, maintenance and repair programs continually improve the efficiency, reliability and presentation of the fleet

  • Undertake repairs, service and maintenance of the fleet

  • Undertake the transport of fuel and supplies to ensure there is no disruption to the operation

  • Conduct root cause analysis to al faults that occur ensuring maintenance activity focuses on prevention wherever possible.

Experience Required:

  • 5 years in a similar marine engineer position

  • MAR30918 - Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Master up to 24 metres Near Coastal)

  • MAR30818 - Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 Near Coastal

  • Hold First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation qualifications

  • Ideally hold MR or HR drivers license

  • Ideally hold a Forklift license

  • Strong understanding of the tourism industry is preferred

  • Outboard mechanic qualification, welding or mooring installation understanding would be highly regarded

  • Hold excellent health and safety values

  • Must hold full working rights in Australia. Open to candidates across Australia and New Zealand.

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site specific Health and Safety requirements.

How to Apply:

If you are looking to transfer your skills into an exciting passionate team and work in a stunning part of Australia click apply now! Alternatively you can send your resume to

Reference Number: 764J202176399

About WorkPac:

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our myrewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Marine Maintenance Engineer
Contract type: Full Time
Location: Australia, Regional WA - Broome & Kimberley, Regional WA
Industry: Engineering Mechanical
Job expiry: 2021-12-22
Reference: 764J202176399


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