Employment Opportunities

Marine Service Technician

Seeking an experienced Marine Service Technician for recreational powerboats up to approximately 35 feet. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to work on the following products:

Volvo Penta gas and diesel stern drives, MerCruiser gas and diesel stern drives, Yanmar diesel engines, and general technical ability to work on most any engine brand on an as needed basis. This is NOT an entry level position, and requires a person with at least 5 yrs experience. This position offers a competitive hourly rate plus paid medical and dental health insurance, a matching savings plan and other benefits. 40 hour work week, year ’round employment located in a beautiful setting in the San Juan Islands.

Email resume and cover letter to imc@rockisland.com

Powerboat Rigging Technician (Boat Rigger)

Immediate opening for a boat rigger: This position requires knowledge and experience with the following installations: electronics packages, kicker motors, diesel furnaces, autopilots, and many other items to complete new or used boat commissioning. Our focus is powerboats from 25′ – 35′, outboard and sterndrive. Full time, year round with benefits.

Email resume and cover letter to imc@rockisland.com

Travel Lift Operator

compensation: DOE
employment type: full-time
job title: Marine Travelift Operator

Islands Marine Center is currently seeking a Marine Travelift Heavy Equipment Operator at our Lopez Island Marina.

• Launching and hauling power and sail boats
• Crane operation for stepping/un-stepping masts.
• Towing and moving vessels over land using hydraulic trailer.
• Performing the basic maintenance/service requirements of yard machinery.


Heavy Equipment or farm equipment experience

Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Enjoy working outdoors,

Additional training will be provided
• heavy equipment operation experience preferred
• Equipment certifications are a plus but not necessary.


• 55-ton Travelift
• Tractor
• Hydraulic trailer
• Pressure washer

• Schedule is Monday-Friday from 7:45am to 5:00pm.
• During Summer there could be 2-3 Saturdays from 8am-4pm, and from time to time it may be necessary to work additional shifts or on weekends.
• Must work as part of a team with a good attitude.
• Must be punctual and have excellent work ethic.

If interested, please email  imcoffice@rockisland.com or call 360-468-3377

Wages commensurate with experience; comprehensive benefits  package,  Islands Marine Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer





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