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snowboardcorey 03-14-2013 10:08 AM

Fiberglass and Gelcoat Technician
Midwest MasterCraft (home of www.wakeboards.com and www.waterskis.com) is hiring a full time Marine Fiberglass and Gelcoat Technician for our Crystal, MN location. Please send resume to kevin@waterskis.com

Job Purpose:

Repair small to medium sized boats by planning fiberglass and paint/gelcoat repairs; repairing, replacing, and refinishing fiberglass and gelcoat decks, hulls, and transoms; maintaining tools and equipment.


· Plans repairs by evaluating damage; coordinating repairs with other required services; supplies, equipment, and tools.

· Repairs boat hulls, decks, and interiors by removing, measuring, fabricating, and re-attaching parts; using prescribed marine fiberglass techniques; filling cracks and gouges; shaping, filing, grinding, sanding, and fairing surfaces; working with various resins, glass fibers, and fillers; applying appropriate composite repair techniques and tools, including, hand, pneumatic, and power tools, grinder, sander, drills, etc.

· Refinishes small to large areas of boats by applying gelcoat; sanding and prep; mixing gelcoat and/or paints; and matching colors.

· Maintains quality repair service by following repair standards; taking pride in work; conducting final inspection; correcting deficiencies; notifying service manager when problems or unforeseen obstacles arise.

· General cosmetic maintenance on boats; cleaning, polishing, waxing, striping, etc.

· Will be required to do and assist with light mechanical repairs.

· Maintains company equipment by following operating instructions and performing preventative maintenance.

· Maintains safe work environment by adhering to work standards and practices.

· Updates job knowledge by participating in education opportunities; reading and following manufacturers’ specifications.

· Enhances company reputation by exploring opportunities to add value to the company.

· Attention to detail, working on brand new high-end boats


ATTENTION TO DETAIL; MUST BE A TEAM PLAYER; Verbal Communication; Fabrication; Basic Safety; Equipment Maintenance; Functional and Technical Skills; Marine Fiberglass, Gelcoat, and Paint Application experience required; Must have own tools; Electrical, Audio, and Mechanical skills are a huge benefit.

Job Summary
Midwest MasterCraft

Crystal, MN 55429

High-End Marine Mfg Services

Job Type
Full Time

Years of Experience
3+ years

Education Level
High School or equivalent

Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Pay Rate
Pay negotiable based on skill level and experience

100% company paid healthcare
Paid Holidays and Vacation
401(k) with company match

snowboardcorey 04-19-2013 9:30 AM

This position has been filled! Thanks for all the response!

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