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MetalCraft Marine is a designer and builder of high performance aluminum work boats. We serve customers around the globe, and we pride ourselves in working closely with our customers to build the perfect boat for their unique needs.

We are a recognized leader in our industry with manufacturing locations in Canada and the United States.

We are committed to inclusive and accessible employment practices. Please notify the Human Resources Manager if you require accommodation to participate in the hiring process.

Contact us at [email protected].

Design Engineer

Posting Date: January 29th 2019

We are currently looking for a Design Engineer to join our Design team and fill a Permanent Position at MetalCraft Marine Inc, 347 Wellington Street Kingston, Ontario K7K 6N7 Canada.

Responsibilities

  • Developing 3D models 2D drawings of custom designed aluminum boats, including propulsion systems, equipment layouts and compartment arrangements
  • Develop 2D Conduction drawings using AutoCAD and communicate them to the shop floor.
  • Develop assembly/build drawings using Rhino3D / AutoCAD
  • Developing technical studies, drawings and specifications for government and commercial boats
  • Report writing and equipment selection
  • Performing structural design and analysis
  • Incorporating Engineering Changes into existing designs
  • Conducting engineering analyses such as finite element analysis, weights or stability and ensure compliance with the Classification society or ISO as required
  • Equipment selection, specification, and report writing
  • Inspect the Production shop to ensure compliance with the design standards
  • Conduct Incline Experiment
  • Align Propulsion Equipment using Laser according to MCM Standards

Requirements

  • An extensive educational background in Marine Engineering complemented by real-world, hands-on experience. The educational background must include:
  • Master of Engineering degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering.
  • B.S. in Marine Engineering
  • Marine Engineering competency certificate to ensure knowledge of marine systems operations in a live environment.
  • Extensive knowledge of marine systems, especially marine diesel engines.
  • MAN engine experience is a requirement as we look to expand our utilization of their product.
  • Hands-on systems experience gained through Third Engineer or higher status on a working vessel. This must include detailed experience with diesel engines and machinery systems.
  • Experience working closely with different classification societies.
  • Proven hands-on experience in 2D drafting, 3D modeling and engineering design/integration projects
  • Experience with system analysis and load estimations for electrical systems and propulsion systems
  • Experience in machinery layout and auxiliary systems layout.
  • Strong working knowledge of the “Organizational Standards” (ISO, Transport Canada, USCG, Classification Society rules) specific to Aluminum boats is desired
  • Will also consider Junior candidates with less than two years of experience, if this limited experience is augmented by completion of an appropriate engineering technology degree.
  • A Master’s Degree in Naval Architecture from a Post-Secondary Institution is required.
  • Proficient in Rhino 3D, AutoCAD and Orca3D
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite – including intermediate to advanced Excel skills
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Experience in Aluminum boat building/outfitting is considered an asset
  • A proven ability to work in teams, manage multiple priorities, as well as international experience are definite assets.
  • Must be wiling to relocate to Kingston, Ontario

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume to [email protected] outlining how your knowledge, skills and experience relate to this position.

Working Language: English

Wages: 23$/hr

What to Expect:

All applications will be reviewed by one of our recruiters. If the recruiter sees a potential opportunity (current or future) that matches your skills and experience, you will be contacted to discuss your qualifications, and fit within the MetalCraft Marine Inc. Only those candidates who have the necessary qualifications will be contacted.

MetalCraft Marine Inc. is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees. MetalCraft Marine Inc. is committed to providing an accessible organization by removing barriers for people with disabilities.

We do not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Marine Electrician

Position Location: Kingston, ON
Position Status: Full-time (40 hours minimum)
Work Schedule: Monday – Thursday; 6:45am - 5:15pm

Position Summary

The Marine Electrician is responsible for the installation of electrical components/systems on vessels in a safe, tidy and consistent manner.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

The successful incumbent will have:

  • Experience with 12/24volt DC systems and 120/240volt AC electrical systems
  • Experience installing electrical components ( crimping, terminating, routing and guarding of wires) and troubleshooting using a multi-meter
  • Ability to read and interpret wiring diagrams and wire colours
  • Ability to perform work quickly, cleanly and safely in sometimes tight and unconventional spaces
  • Ability to continuously learn new practices, techniques and applications
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills, demonstrated within a team environment
  • Understanding of ABYC standards an asset; willingness to obtain ABYC certification

Working Conditions

  • This position is exposed to dusty environments with occasional exposure to the outdoor elements

We are committed to inclusive and accessible employment practices. Please notify the Human Resources Manager if you require accommodation to participate in the hiring process.

If you are ready for your career to leave port, please submit a resume to [email protected] outlining how your knowledge, skills and experience relate to this position.

Aluminum Welder

Position Location: Kingston, ON
Position Status: Full-time (40 hours minimum)
Work Schedule: Monday – Thursday; 6:45am - 5:15pm
Reports to: Production Supervisor
Closing Date: Once filled

Position Summary

Performs welding of aluminum for the construction of hulls, cabins and other structures. Completes both MIG (majority) and TIG work using welding machine, wire brush, grinder and other small hand tools to complete the job. Keeps work area clean, tidy and safe.

Responsibilities

  • Daily maintenance of personal welding machine
  • Ensure area to be welded is adequately prepared for welding. Assist fitters to prepare area as needed.
  • Weld in flat, horizontal and overhead positions
  • Ability to use MIG and TIG equipment to produce quality welds, both visually appealing and strong
  • Take measurements, lay-out work and calculate material requirements as needed
  • Read and interpret drawing and plans as they relate to project
  • Fit and weld various metals, particularly aluminum
  • Adhere to shop safety policies

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

The successful incumbent will demonstrate:

  • A commitment to working safely
  • Punctual and consistent attendance with a willingness to work overtime as needed to meet deadlines
  • A willingness to learn new concepts, techniques and skill sets
  • The ability to work as part of a team or independently
  • The ability to work in awkward postures such as kneeling, bending, twisting, laying down; ability to stand for long periods of time, grip, grasp and perform repetitive movements
  • Attention to detail and care in all undertakings
  • The ability to lift up to 50 lbs

The successful incumbent will have:

  • Demonstrated welding ability. MIG aluminum experience a definite asset
  • Experience reading and interpreting assembly, build and weld drawings
  • Experience using a variety of hand tools such as: grinder, chop-saw
  • Knowledge of wire/filler material applications, and a working knowledge of weld set-up parameters for various steel alloys

Work Environment

  • This position is regularly exposed to loud and dusty environments. At times, welders are required to work in small, compact areas

If you are ready for your career to leave port, please submit a resume to [email protected] outlining how your knowledge, skills and experience relate to this position.

Marine Outfitter

Position Location: Kingston, ON
Position Status: Full-time (40 hours minimum)
Work Schedule: Monday – Thursday; 6:45am - 5:15pm
Reports to: Production Supervisor
Closing Date: Once filled

Position Summary

Installs finished parts and components such as hatches, trim, seats, cabinets and windshields to the interior and exterior of the boat in safe and timely manner.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

The successful incumbent will demonstrate:

  • A commitment to working safely
  • Punctual and consistent attendance with a willingness to work overtime as needed to meet deadlines
  • A willingness to learn new concepts, techniques and skill sets
  • The ability to work as part of a team or independently
  • The ability to work in awkward postures such as kneeling, bending, twisting, laying down; ability to stand for long periods of time, grip, grasp and perform repetitive movements
  • Attention to detail and care in all undertakings
  • The ability to lift up to 50 lbs

The successful incumbent will have:

  • Experience using a variety of hand and power tools, safely, to complete tasks with precision
  • Ability to adapt to new plans and ideas
  • Experience reading and interpreting assembly and build drawings
  • Previous experience in carpentry, cabinet making

Work Environment

  • This position is regularly exposed to loud and dusty environments. At times, welders are required to work in small, compact areas

If you are ready for your career to leave port, please submit a resume to [email protected] outlining how your knowledge, skills and experience relate to this position.

Metal Fitter

Position Location: Cape Vincent, NY
Position Status: Full-time (40 hours minimum)
Work Schedule: Monday - Thursday; 7:00am - 5:30pm
Reports to: Production Supervisor
Closing Date: Once filled - ASAP

Position Summary

The Metal Fitter is responsible for the metal fabrication and lay out of materials for welders to weld parts to the hull while supporting a safe work environment.

The successful candidate will have some experience working in a hands-on metal fabrication or carpentry environment and have a passion for boating.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The successful incumbent will demonstrate:

  • A commitment to working safely.
  • Punctual and consistent attendance with a willingness to work overtime as needed to meet deadlines.
  • A willingness to learn new concepts, techniques and skill sets.
  • The ability to work as part of a team or independently.
  • Conscientious of how each individual contributes to overall success of Company.
  • The ability to work in awkward postures such as kneeling, bending, twisting, laying down; ability to stand for long periods of time, grip, grasp and perform repetitive movements.
  • The ability to lift up to 50lbs.

The successful incumbent will have:

  • Previous experience working in a metal shop or in carpentry an asset.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints an asset.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and ability to work with precision.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Work Environment

  • Position primarily works in a noisy, dusty manufacturing environment.
  • Position requires physical labour and may be required to climb ladders, lift heavy materials and assume awkward body postures.
  • Position performs work inside and outdoors year round.

If you are ready for your career to leave port, please submit a resume to [email protected] outlining how your knowledge, skills and experience relate to this position